Type Surname (from given name)
Pronounced Pron. a-LEE-yehf  [key·IPA]
Note In Azerbaijani this name is written with a dotted İ. It appears as ƏLİYEV in uppercase and əliyev in lowercase.

Meaning & History

Means "son of Əli".

Related Names

VariantsAliev, Aliyev
Other Languages & CulturesAli(Arabic) Aliev(Avar) Aliev(Chechen) Aliev(Kazakh) Aliev(Kyrgyz) Alinejad(Persian) Aliev(Tajik)
Same SpellingAliyev


Entry updated April 25, 2021