What does Dakoda mean?
Dakoda [dako-da] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Dakoda) has its root in 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.
Associated with: friend.
Dakoda has 1 variant: Dakodah.Creative forms:
(male) Dackkoda, Dakodahy, ..
(female) Dakody, Dakora, .. Middle name pairings:
Dakoda Koby (D.K.), ..
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 history of Dakoda for boys. Dakoda was first listed in 1990 and reached its apex position of #920 in the U.S. in the year 1995, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Below is a charted analysis of the statistics of the boy name Dakoda and related names. Dakota (#357 from current records), Dekota and Dakotah are the prominent related forms of Dakoda rated in the Top 2000. These relations of Dakoda were favored as birth names 20 years ago (average #866) and are now significantly less common, with forms like Dakota becoming somewhat dated.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Dade, Dafydd, Dago, Dagon, Dajohn, Dajon, Dalon, Damon▼, Damone, Damont, Dana▼, Dandy, Danko, Danon, Danya, Dard, Darko, Darold, Daron, David▼, Davide, Davon▼, Davonn, Davyd, Davydd, Deodar, Dod, Drakon, Harolda, Jada, Shoda and Takoda. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dakoda.See names in meaning and etymology.