Infographic of Dakota name meaning, which is A term meaning friend or ally, Dakota is a Native American name.
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Dakota Name Popularity

How popular is the name Dakota? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 0 0%
1911 0 0%
1912 0 0%
1913 0 0%
1914 0 0%
1915 0 0%
1916 0 0%
1917 0 0%
1918 0 0%
1919 0 0%
1920 0 0%
1921 0 0%
1922 0 0%
1923 0 0%
1924 0 0%
1925 0 0%
1926 0 0%
1927 0 0%
1928 0 0%
1929 0 0%
1930 0 0%
1931 0 0%
1932 0 0%
1933 0 0%
1934 0 0%
1935 0 0%
1936 0 0%
1937 0 0%
1938 0 0%
1939 0 0%
1940 0 0%
1941 0 0%
1942 0 0%
1943 0 0%
1944 0 0%
1945 0 0%
1946 0 0%
1947 0 0%
1948 0 0%
1949 0 0%
1950 0 0%
1951 0 0%
1952 0 0%
1953 0 0%
1954 0 0%
1955 0 0%
1956 0 0%
1957 0 0%
1958 0 0%
1959 2,334 5 0.0003%
1960 0 0%
1961 0 0%
1962 0 0%
1963 0 0%
1964 0 0%
1965 0 0%
1966 0 0%
1967 0 0%
1968 0 0%
1969 0 0%
1970 0 0%
1971 0 0%
1972 0 0%
1973 0 0%
1974 0 0%
1975 0 0%
1976 0 0%
1977 0 0%
1978 0 0%
1979 0 0%
1980 0 0%
1981 0 0%
1982 0 0%
1983 0 0%
1984 3,049 5 0.0003%
1985 2,428 10 0.0007%
1986 1,673 30 0.002%
1987 1,666 31 0.002%
1988 1,423 49 0.0031%
1989 1,083 104 0.0064%
1990 591 343 0.0207%
1991 395 605 0.0371%
1992 341 725 0.0454%
1993 345 706 0.0453%
1994 307 862 0.0562%
1995 252 1,100 0.073%
1996 274 1,033 0.069%
1997 249 1,159 0.0784%
1998 246 1,221 0.0816%
1999 269 1,141 0.0762%
2000 293 1,069 0.07%
2001 327 922 0.0612%
2002 320 933 0.0623%
2003 341 888 0.0584%
2004 277 1,159 0.076%
2005 224 1,506 0.0985%
2006 190 1,828 0.1167%
2007 239 1,466 0.0929%
2008 263 1,272 0.0823%
2009 272 1,178 0.0788%
2010 282 1,124 0.078%
2011 287 1,050 0.0737%
2012 301 1,018 0.0714%
2013 288 1,058 0.0743%
2014 275 1,129 0.0775%
2015 235 1,321 0.0908%
2016 222 1,395 0.0968%
2017 229 1,323 0.0948%
2018 242 1,281 0.0932%
2019 249 1,240 0.0916%

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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Dakoda

Friend, ally

Native American

Dakotah

Friend, ally

Native American


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Siblings of Dakota

Mamas with kids named Dakota also have kids with these names.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Denver

From the passage of the Danes

American

Dallas

From the dales, the valley meadows

Scottish

3 Comments

  1. Baby c of my triplet girls

  2. I Name My Daughter Dakota Because its Different and very unique and i like the fact She shows me
    Endless Love with Different Faces and Noises
    everyday And im Thanful to been blessed with her

  3. Wanted something different.


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