in the U.S.
- Gender: Neutral
- Origin: Native American
- Meaning: The Allies
- #586 All Time
Pronunciation of Dakota
How popular is the baby name Dakota in the U.S.?
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#85 boy name
#69 boy name
#56 boy name
#58 boy name
#66 boy name
#72 boy name
#77 boy name
#88 boy name
#93 boy name
Want to know about the popularity of the Dakota baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 112,342 babies born with the name Dakota in the United States. That's more than enough Dakotas to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Dakota" was in 1995 with a total of 6,575 babies. (That's a lot of baby Dakotas)
According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Dakota" ranks #35 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, 243 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1994. Across the entire United States a total of 6,427 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Dakota popular?
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Dakota" mean? The list below shows the origins of Dakota as well as things modernly associated with the name Dakota such as celebrities named Dakota.
Origin and Meaning of Dakota
The name "Dakota" is of Native American origin, and it means "The Allies". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Dakota was born in 1998.
Other Inspirations for the Name Dakota
Dakota Crossing Dc
D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!
A is for activities, for you have many.
K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.
O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.
T is for tender, loving nature.
A is for absolute, for you know your mind.
Your name in reverse order is "Atokad". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Atkdao". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Dakota born May 14, 1974
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Poland approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.
You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.