Origin of the name Dakota: Derived from the Siouan word dakóta (allies, to be thought of as friends). The name is borrowed from the name given to the tribes of northern Plains Indians, also known as Sioux and Lakota. From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.Buy the book.
Dakoda is baby boy name mainly popular in Christian religion and its main origin is . Dakoda name meanings is Allies, to be thought of as friends. Other similar sounding names can be Dakota.