What does Lateefa mean?
Lateefa /la-tee-fa/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls. Lateefa's root is Arabic, and the name Lateefa means "gentle, pleasant". Lateefa is a variant transcription of Latifah (Arabic). Compare last name Laterra.
How popular is Lateefa?
Lateefa is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Lateefa is an equally unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
The only prominent varying form of Lateefa (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000 is Latifah. Variants like Latiffa are seldom used. Adoption of this girl name reached its peak in the year 1990 (usage of 0.298%) and has become significantly less since, with Latifah becoming less fashionable. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Lateefa and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)