Mariyah: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Mariyah

Mariyah

Pronunciation: n/a

Origin of the name Mariah:

Variant of the Hebrew Moriya (teacher). The name is borrowed from that of a hill from which Abraham prepared to offer Isaac up as a sacrifice. It is a holy place now covered by the Muslim Kubbet es-Sakrah (the Dome of the Rock).

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Maria, Mariah, Mariya

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Ranked 678 in 2009

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Arabic: Fair complexion; name of the wife of the Prophet

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