Dakota: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Dakota

Of First Nations origin, meaning “friendly.” Which means he’ll be-friend the neighborhood so be prepared for an endless stream of kids, leaving your door open and eating all your popsicles.

Nicknames:

Kota, Cody, Coda, Koko.

Famous people named Dakota:

Actress Dakota Fanning; Fifty Shades of Grey actress Dakota Johnson; jazz singer Dakota Staton; actress Dakota Blue Richards.

Fun facts:

Dakota is one of the many popular location names.

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