Aliya (Arabic: عالية ) Aliye, Alia, or Aliyah is an Arabic feminine given name. It is the feminine of the name Ali, meaning "high" and "exalted". Aliya bint Ali (1911–1950), Queen of Iraq. Aliya Deri (born 1992), American speller. Aliya LeeKong (born 1978), American chef, television personality, and author.
In an alternate future, about 2,000 years from now, Aliya Dayspring was a mutant and a novitiate member of the Clan Askani. The Askani deified the ancient X-Men and prophesied "Dayspring" or the "Askani'son", their messiah. Apocalypse had ascended to power and ruled much of North America.
Queen Aliya bint Ali of Hejaz (1911 – December 21, 1950), was an Arabian princess and a queen consort of Iraq. She was the spouse and first cousin of King Ghazi of Iraq and the queen mother of Faisal II of Iraq. She was the last queen of Iraq.