- Aliya (actress) (born 1992), Chinese actress
- Aliya bint Ali (1911–1950), Queen of Iraq
- Aliya LeeKong (born 1978), American chef, television personality, and author
- Aliya Moldagulova (1925–1944), Soviet and Kazakh sniper
- Aliya Mustafina (born 1994), Russian artistic gymnast
- Aliya Jasmine Sovani (born 1981), Canadian television personality and producer
- Aliya Yussupova (born 1984), Kazakh rhythmic gymnast
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