Dakotah

First Name
5k
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 Dakotah

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Alt. Meaning

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

A is for admirers, and all that you have!

K is for kid, the child within.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

A is for approachable, constantly meeting new people

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1979 5 0 5
1980 8 0 8
1983 7 0 7
1984 14 6 8
1985 34 9 25
1986 54 18 36
1987 60 17 43
1988 50 13 37
1989 75 18 57
1990 113 41 72
1991 133 41 92
1992 208 65 143
1993 220 61 159
1994 290 83 207
1995 288 84 204
1996 237 66 171
1997 222 69 153
1998 256 83 173
1999 229 82 147
2000 176 53 123
2001 146 53 93
2002 123 41 82
2003 149 68 81
2004 166 66 100
2005 158 64 94
2006 175 75 100
2007 154 83 71
2008 136 70 66
2009 122 58 64
2010 133 88 45
2011 100 58 42
2012 107 65 42
2013 99 62 37
2014 102 61 41
2015 111 73 38
2016 102 58 44
2017 98 54 44

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Popularity of Dakotah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Dakotah

  • How Popular is the name Dakotah? Dakotah is the 3,861st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Dakotah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,860 babies born with the first name Dakotah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dakotah to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dakotah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Dakotah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dakotah is Wednesday, July 6th, 1910.
  • What year had the most people named Dakotah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dakotah was in 1994 with a total of 207 babies.
  • Random Dakotah Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dakotah is not a popular baby girl's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Dakotah: Your name in reverse order is Hatokad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ahokadt. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Dakotah born Dec 12, 1994

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA North-East approximately on 1500. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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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).