Popularity:4567
Origin:Greek
Other Origin(s):British, German
Meaning:Man's defender;
Aly is a gender-neutral name with multiple origins. In keeping with tradition, let's focus on the ladies first! Aly is a diminutive of the German names Alice and Alison, meaning "supreme" and "exalted." As an English name, Aly is a variant of Ally, a unisex name meaning, as the spelling suggests, "partner or friend." Finally, onto the boys. Aly is thought to stem from the Greek hero Alexander the Great, meaning "defender of man." Regardless of which origin speaks to you, your precious Aly is destined to be a loyal, kind, friend with compassion and leadership qualities!
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