- A male given name
- A surname.
- Lateef is one of the 99 names of God (اللطيف (al-laṭīf, “the All-gentle”)). Accordingly some people prefer to use عبد اللطيف (ʕabd ul-laṭīf, “servant of the All-gentle”) (Abdulateef, Abdullateef).
From Arabic لطيف (laṭīf) "name", "epithet".