Ali Name Meaning

Muslim (widespread throughout the Muslim world): from the Arabic personal name ?Ali ‘high’, ‘lofty’, ‘sublime’. Al-?Ali ‘the All-High’ is an attribute of Allah. Abdul-?Ali means ‘servant of the All-High’. ?Ali ibn Abi ?Talib (c. 600–661), the cousin and son-in-law of the Prophet Muhammad, was the fourth and last of the ‘rightly guided’ khalifs (ruled 656–61) and the first imam of the Shiite Muslims. His assassination led to the appearance of the Shiite sect.

List of People with Surname Ali

In accordance with our records, there are a total of 35,711 people with the surname Ali. Among these people surnamed Ali, there are nearly 2,886 different names, with an average of 12 people having the same name. Mohammed Ali, Mohammad Ali and Ahmed Ali are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Ali, with 924, 757 and 643 people respectively.

Besides that, Our findings indicate that New York has the highest number of people surnamed Ali, with a total of 6,369 people, and there are a total of 1,717 different names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Ali, with a total of 4,503 people and an average of 1,487 different names.