لطيف

See also: لطیف

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ل ط ف(l-ṭ-f)

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

لَطِيف (laṭīf) (feminine لَطِيفَة(laṭīfa), common plural لِطَاف(liṭāf), masculine plural لَطِيفُونَ(laṭīfūna) or لُطَفَاء(luṭafāʾ), feminine plural لَطِيفَات(laṭīfāt) or لَطَائِف(laṭāʾif), elative أَلْطَف(ʾalṭaf))

  1. thin, fine, delicate, dainty
  2. little, small, insignificant
  3. gentle, soft, light, mild
  4. pleasant, agreeable
  5. amiable, friendly, kind, nice
  6. civil, courteous, polite, refined
  7. affable, genial
  8. charming, lovely, graceful, elegant
  9. brilliant, witty

Usage notesEdit

اَللَّطِيف(al-laṭīf, the All-gentle, the Kind) is one of the 99 names of Allah.

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