Lakota Name Meaning & Origin
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.
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You're most likely going to be accidentally called Dakota quite a few times, as that is the more popular of the Sioux. I know I have, and it's pretty funny and awkward, at least to me, lol
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My sisters name is Lakota and everyone always calls her Kota
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A Native American tribe (also known as Sioux) and the language they speak. Lakota means "the allies."
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