What does the baby name Dakota mean? Learn about what Dakota means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.

Dakota - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Dakota
D-A-K-O-T-A, is a 6-letter male given name.
Pronunciation of Dakota
dah KOH tah
dah KOH duh
Meaning of Dakota
Allies or friends, territory of n dakota and s dakota, the allies, friendly companion.
Origin of Dakota
American Names
Geo Names
Native American Names
Place Names
Sioux Names
Southern Names
Similar Names, Nicknames, & Spelling Variations of Dakota
Popularity of Dakota
Dakota currently has 284 likes, and is in the top 2% of liked boy's names. The name Harley is slightly more popular than Dakota.