Dakoda

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dakoda

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Illinois, United States, the name Dakoda is of Native American origin and means "Friend".
Other origins: Indian (Sanskrit)

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Alt. Meaning

D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire.

A is for aptitudes, your special capabilities shine

K is for kindness, you always show.

O is for organized, you always know where things are

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

A is for adaptable, whenever things change

Notable Persons Named Dakoda

Dakoda was born on July 16th, 1991 in New Castle, Indiana.

Popularity:

How popular is the baby name Dakoda in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1986 13 0 13
1987 12 0 12
1988 18 0 18
1989 22 0 22
1990 40 0 40
1991 77 15 62
1992 107 13 94
1993 127 8 119
1994 148 14 134
1995 163 19 144
1996 157 18 139
1997 149 23 126
1998 130 22 108
1999 153 17 136
2000 127 25 102
2001 108 21 87
2002 105 21 84
2003 117 22 95
2004 182 29 153
2005 170 41 129
2006 191 60 131
2007 164 37 127
2008 167 43 124
2009 135 44 91
2010 117 34 83
2011 75 24 51
2012 93 30 63
2013 88 24 64
2014 86 24 62
2015 84 22 62
2016 84 32 52
2017 77 21 56

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Popularity of Dakoda as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Dakoda

  • How Popular is the name Dakoda? Dakoda is the 4,763rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Dakoda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,486 babies born with the first name Dakoda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dakoda to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dakoda? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1986 when it was given as a first name to 13 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Dakoda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dakoda was in 2004 with a total of 153 babies.
  • Random Dakoda Factoid: According to the 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dakoda is not a popular baby boy's name in Oregon. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Oregon have the same name as you in 1991.
  • Weird things about the name Dakoda: Your name in reverse order is Adokad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oddkaa. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Dakoda born Jan 23, 1938

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 Bulgaria approximately on 1075. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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