Name
ALI

Name ALI

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 106,180 births of Ali in the countries below, which represents an average of 764 births of children bearing the first name Ali per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 3,718 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Ali   
In Italiano Nome Ali   
Available variants : Alí , Alî


Information about the first name Ali

The first name Ali is listed in our categories :The first name Ali has been assigned to:
91.95% to boys
8.05% to girls
The country where the first name Ali is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 3 letters including 2 vowels and 1 consonant

Anagrams of the first name Ali

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Ali : Ail, Ial, Ila, Ilâ, Ila, Lai, Lia, Lía, Lïa

Anacyclics of the first name Ali

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Ali: Ila, Ilâ, Ila

Ali in Japanese *

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Origin and meaning of name Ali

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Arabic عَلِيّ‎ (ʿaliyy, literally “high, exalted”), from the Arabic root ع ل ي‎ (ʿ-l-y).
Etymology src :
  • Shortening.
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈɑːli/
  • Rhymes: -ɑːli
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Ali (plural Alis)
  • A male given name from Arabic.
  • The Muslim caliph Ali ibn Abi Talib, considered by Shias to be Muhammad's successor.
  • A surname.
Etymology (Alternative forms) src :
  • Aly, Alee, Allie
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈæli/
  • Rhymes: -æli
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Ali (plural Alis)
  • A diminutive of the female given name Alison or of its variants.
  • A diminutive of the male given name Alistair or of its variants.
Anagrams src :
  • -ial, IAL, LIA, Lai, ail, lai
Derived names (Female) src :
  • Aliye
Derived names (Male) src :
  • Abdul Ali
  • Ali Reza
  • Barkat Ali
  • Mehmet Ali
Middle English
Adjective src :
  • ali
  • Alternative form of holy (sacred)
General
Etymology src :
  • From Adelheid.
PT Portuguese
Etymology src :
  • From Old Portuguese Ali, from Arabic عَلِيّ‎ (ʿaliyy).
Etymology src :
  • From Old Portuguese ali, aly, from Latin ad illic.
Adverb src :
  • ali (not comparable)
  • there (far from both the speaker and the audience)
Alternative forms src :
  • aly (obsolete)
Pronunciation src :
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /a.ˈli/
Pronunciation src :
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ɐ.ˈli/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /a.ˈli/
  • Hyphenation: a‧li
Proper noun src :
  • Ali m
  • A male given name from Arabic, equivalent to English Ali.
Adverb (Synonyms) src :
Icelandic
Noun src :
  • ali
  • indefinite accusative plural of alur
Turkish
Etymology src :
  • From Arabic عَلِيّ‎ (ʿaliyy).
Proper noun src :
  • Ali
  • A male given name from Arabic.
Latin
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Arabic عَلِيّ‎ (ʿaliyy).
Proper noun src :
  • Ali m (genitive Alis); third declension or indecl.
  • Ali (son-in-law of Muhammad)
  • A male given name, equivalent to English Ali.
Verb src :
  • alī
  • present passive infinitive of alō
Proper noun (Declension) src :
  • Third-declension irregular noun; often also used as indeclinable.
  • For genitive and accusative see e.g. D. Anton Friedrich Büsching, Magazin für die neue Historie und Geographie, vol. 17 (at Google Books, pages 14, 57 and 62)
IT Italian
Anagrams src :
  • Lia
Noun src :
  • ali f
  • plural of ala
Verb src :
  • ali
  • second-person singular present indicative of alare
  • first-person singular present subjunctive of alare
  • second-person singular present subjunctive of alare
  • third-person singular present subjunctive of alare
  • third-person singular imperative of alare
NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • From Arabic عَلِيّ‎ (ʿaliyy).
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Ali m
  • A male given name from Arabic, equivalent to English Ali.
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Ali f
  • A female given name, most common in the mid-twentieth century.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /aːli/
  • Hyphenation: Ali
  • Rhymes: -aːli
FI Finnish
Etymology src :
  • From Arabic عَلِيّ‎ (ʿaliyy) as a Muslim name. Also a rare diminutive form of Finnish Aleksanteri.
Etymology src :
  • From ala- +‎ -i. Cognate with Estonian all and Hungarian alatt.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈɑli/, [ˈɑli]
  • Rhymes: -ɑli
  • Syllabification: A‧li
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈɑli/, [ˈɑli]
  • Rhymes: -ɑli
  • Syllabification: a‧li
Proper noun src :
  • Ali
  • A male given name.
DE German
Etymology src :
  • Eventually from Arabic عَلِيّ‎ (ʿaliyy).
Noun src :
  • Ali m (genitive Alis, plural Alis)
  • (informal, usually derogatory) a Muslim, especially Turkish, immigrant (or descendant of immigrants)
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈaːli/
Proper noun src :
  • Ali m (genitive Alis)
  • Ali (name)
Noun (See also) src :
  • Aische (female equivalent)
Noun (Usage notes) src :
  • The use of Ali as a placeholder name for an average Muslim immigrant is not necessarily pejorative, but the use as a common noun (as in irgendein Ali, die Alis) usually is.
NO Norwegian Nynorsk
Verb src :
  • ali
  • (non-standard since 2012) past participle of ala and ale
 

Popularity of the name Ali

Number of ALI births per year

Total births of Ali by country

Births with the first name Ali
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
25,519
7,359
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
26,764
32
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
9,258
19
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2019
6,542
0
NONorway
1945 - 2019
3,956
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
3,680
107
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
3,251
27
SESweden
1998 - 2019
2,843
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
2,382
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
2,227
41
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
2,081
124
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
1,602
90
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
1,635
2
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
1,328
2
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
1,235
13
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
1,053
116
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
356
573
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2019
586
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
364
42
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
359
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
271
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
231
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
104
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2019
6
0

Total births of Ali by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Ali
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2019
1,038
66
FRFrance
2019
750
3
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
444
0
DEGermany
2018
210
0
SESweden
2019
173
0
ONOntario
2018
161
0
BEBelgium
2019
141
0
NLNetherlands
2019
124
0
ATAustria
2018
110
0
AUAustralia
2019
93
0
QCQuebec
2019
66
3
CHSwitzerland
2019
59
0
ABAlberta
2019
49
2
DKDenmark
2019
45
0
NONorway
2019
41
0
IEIreland
2019
19
16
BRBrazil
2010
29
3
NZNew Zealand
2019
25
0
ARArgentina
2015
14
0
BCBritish Columbia
2019
12
0
ITItaly
2018
9
0
PLPoland
2019
8
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
5
0

Comments on the name Ali

Personalities with the first name Ali

There are 505 personalities with the first name Ali


Ali Ibn Abi Talib
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Rashidun caliphates
Judge Qadi Statesperson Islamic jurist Mufassir Muhaddith


Ali Khamenei
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Iran Imperial state of iran
Marji' Writer Head of state Poet Politician Islamic jurist Commander-in-chief of the iranian armed forces Translator


Ali Abdallah Saleh
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Yemen
Military personnel Politician


Bāb
src

Qajar iran
Preacher Manifestation of god Religious


Méhémet Ali
(محمد علي المسعود بن إبراهيم آغا) src

Ottoman empire
Military personnel Politician Condottiero Statesperson


Alija Izetbegović
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Bosnia and herzegovina Socialist federal republic of yugoslavia
Writer Lawyer Politician Political commissar Philosopher


Al Masû'dî
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Abbasid caliphate
Writer Historian Geographer


Mir Alisher Navoï
src

Timurid empire Greater khorasan
Poet


Ali Bongo
src

Gabon
Lawyer Politician Diplomat


Ali Larter
src

United states of america
Actor Model Television actor Film actor



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Ali
Full list of personalities with the first name Ali

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Ali

There are 1998 actors and actresses with the first name Ali
Ali Orcan
Ali Ertugrul Öztarsu
Ali Astin
Ali Ibrahim
Ali Stolar
Ali Dwyer
Ali Carruthers
Ali Cobrin
Ali Ktiri
Ali Schiller
Ali Askari
Ali Stroker
Ali Bicim
Ali Faulkner
Ali Fazal
Ali Kendall
Ali Nasser
Ali Murtaza
Ali Kat
Ali Fedotowsky
Ali Bastian
Ali Helnwein
Ali Il
Ali Wong
Ali Liebert
Ali B.
Ali Kazmi
Ali Jahangiri
Ali Amiri
Ali Barisik

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Ali
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Ali

Rankings of first name ALI by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#38DE Germany2018
#65BE Belgium2019
#78AT Austria2018
#78SE Sweden2019
#87ON Ontario2018
#88FR France2019
#98AB Alberta2019
#100AU Australia2019
#111QC Quebec2019
#128GB United Kingdom2019
#136NL Netherlands2019
#140NO Norway2019
#141DK Denmark2019
#149CH Switzerland2019
#205NZ New Zealand2019
#255IE Ireland2019
#297CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#314US United State of America2019
#345BC British Columbia2019
#351PL Poland2019
#359AR Argentina2015
#978IT Italy2018
#2159BR Brazil2010
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#294IE Ireland2019
#1477QC Quebec2019
#1771US United State of America2019
#2343AB Alberta2019
#6956FR France2019
#13554BR Brazil2010






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