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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Girl Name: Latifa

Name: Latifa
Pronunciation: \l(a)-ti-fa\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: gentle, pleasant
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Latiffa, Lateifa
Similar Names: Latina, Natifa


Latifa \l(a)-ti-fa\ as a girl's name is a variant of Latifah (Arabic), and the meaning of Latifa is "gentle, pleasant".

The baby name Latifa sounds like Latiffa and Lateifa. Other similar baby names are Latina and Natifa.


Latifa is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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