What does Latifah mean?
Latifah [lat-i-fah] as a girls' name is pronounced la-TEE-fah. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Latifah is "gentle, pleasant". Also a rhyming variant of Ketifa (Arabic) "flowering". Rap singer Queen Latifah.
Related girl name: La-.Creative forms:
(female) Laifah, Latvia, ..
(male) Latian, Latila, .. Middle name pairings:
Latifah Beckett (L.B.), ..
How popular is Latifah?
Latifah is an uncommon first name for women. Latifah is a unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Latifah was first listed in 1990 and reached its peak rank of #702 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Aaliyah▲, Atifah, Daijah, Daliah, Daliyah, Datiah (see Datya), Datyah (see Datya), Fatimah, Fatmah, Galilah, Habibah, Haibah, Halimah, Hamidah, Haniah, Haninah, Haniyah, Havivah, Jaliyah▲, Jamilah, Kailah, Kalilah, Kamilah, Karimah, Laila▲, Laina, Lakia, Lalia, Laliah, Lalita, Lanah, Lanika, Lanita, Larisa, Larita, Lata, Latia, Laticia, Latina, Latisha▼, Latitia, Latoia, Latona, Latoya▼, Latoyah, Lavina▼, Laylah▲, Leilah, Lilah▲, Linah, Maiah, Maiyah, Majidah, Mariah, Nabilah, Nadirah, Nailah, Naimah, Nathifah, Natifa, Natifah, Rabiah, Rafah, Raziah, Safiyah, Sairah, Salimah, Samirah, Sariah, Taimah, Taliah, Taoimah (see Taima), Yaffah, Yaminah and Zahirah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Latifah.See names in meaning and etymology.