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This article is about the United Arab Emirates community. For other uses, see Naif (disambiguation).
For a definition of the word "naïf", see the Wiktionary entry naïf.
United Arab Emirates community
Country United Arab Emirates
Emirate Dubai
City Dubai
 • Total 0 km2 (0 sq mi)
Population [1] (2000)
 • Total 28,571
Community number 118
Coordinates 25°16′16″N 55°18′19″E / 25.27124°N 55.30535°E / 25.27124; 55.30535Coordinates: 25°16′16″N 55°18′19″E / 25.27124°N 55.30535°E / 25.27124; 55.30535

Naif (pronounced [naːˈiːf], Arabic: نايف‎‎) is a locality in Deira side of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is a commercial and residential locality. Considering the nearby localities, Naif is larger in size. It is one of the oldest localities. The residents of this locality are mainly South Asians.

Naif has the second-highest population density of all communities in Dubai (after Ayil Nasir).[1]


  1. ^ a b Existing Population and Future Holding Capacities in Dubai Urban Area. Dubai Healthcare City. 2000