What does Dakoda mean?
Dakoda /dako-da/ [3 sylls.] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Dakoda). Dakoda's root is Native American Indian, and the meaning of the name Dakoda is "friend, ally". Dakoda is an alternate form, with the suffix -da, of Dakota (Native American Indian): tribal name and place name.
Dakoda has 1 variant: Dakodah.more]
How popular is Dakoda?
Dakoda is an uncommon given name for males. Dakoda is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Dakoda for boys. Dakoda was first listed in 1993 and reached its apex position of #920 in the U.S. in the year 1995, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the boy name Dakoda and related names. Dakota (#360 the previous year) and Dakotah are the prominent related forms of Dakoda rated in the Top 1000. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity in the year 1995 (usage of 0.4247%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.2133%, ▼49.8%), with the form Dakotah becoming less trendy. Dakota (#360) is the most trendy birth name among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Takoda. Like Dakoda, this name is not commonly used.