Colors Related to this Name: Red

Qualities Related to this Name: Compassionate, Idealistic

Popularity: This name is unique in the US. Ranking #10734 in 2013 and # in 2014.


In English

Origin: From Arabic عَلَاء اَلدّْيْن ‎(ʿalāʾ ad-dyn, “nobility of the faith”).


-An Arabic tale about a young man named Aladdin who is recruited by a sorcerer to get a magic lamp from a cave; often adapted into comic pantomime in Britain.

-The young man who is the protagonist and title character of the story.