Latifa - girls name

Latifa name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 61%

Latifa name meaning:

The name Latifa is of Arabic origin and is commonly given to girls. It holds a significant meaning, as it is derived from the Arabic word "latif" which translates to "kind," "gentle," or "subtle" in English. Latifa represents a quality of character that encompasses being empathetic, compassionate, and understanding towards others.

The name Latifa reflects the gentle nature and soft-heartedness often associated with individuals who bear this name. It embodies qualities of kindness and tenderness, highlighting a person who is considerate and has a genuine concern for the well-being of others. Those with the name Latifa are often seen as great listeners, offering support and comfort to those around them.

Furthermore, Latifa can also symbolize subtlety and sensitivity. It implies a person who possesses a keen sense of observation and understanding, often able to discern the needs and emotions of others. This name is a reminder of the importance of nurturing relationships, practicing empathy, and being mindful of the impact one has on those around them.

Origin: Arabic

Variant of Latifah: Gentle. Kind. Pleasant. Friendly.

Related names

Latifah , Latifa

Other girls names beginning with L


Overall UK ranking: 2201 out of 5581

12 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Latifa

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