[ 2 syll. a-ly, al-y ] The baby boy name Aly is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as EHL-iy- †. Aly is used chiefly in the English and Scottish languages, and it is derived from Arabic origins.
Aly is a variant of the name Ali (African, Arabic, and English).
Aly is also a pet form of the name Alistair (English and Scottish).
Aly is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Aly, Ali was the most popular.
† Pronunciation for Aly: EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"
A famous person named Aly is Musician Aly Bain, born 15 May 1946, Lerwick, Shetland.