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 female 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
Popularity of Dakota
Dakota currently has 543 likes, and is in the top 2% of liked girl's names. The name Daniella is slightly more popular than Dakota.