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Alaya is a Baby Girl Name

Find out the meaning behind the name Alaya.

The name Alaya is a girl's name meaning "dwelling, abode". Alaya has connections as a Buddhist term, and it could be a creative coinage, based on similarities to names like Alayna and Layla. In Buddhism, Alaya refers to the base consciousness—all of our memories, ideas, and desires. It's a lofty concept, and an attractive name, slowly on the rise since entering the US Top 1000 in 2009.

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