What does Dakota mean?

Definitions for Dakota
dəˈkoʊ tədako·ta

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Dakotanoun

    a member of the Siouan people of the northern Mississippi valley; commonly called the Sioux

  2. Dakotanoun

    the area of the states of North Dakota and South Dakota

  3. Dakotanoun

    the Siouan language spoken by the Dakota

Wiktionary

  1. Dakotanoun

    A member of the Dakota people.

  2. Dakotanoun

    the Santee branch of the Sioux people; the language of these people

  3. Dakotanoun

    either of the two states North Dakota or South Dakota

  4. Dakotanoun

    The Santee branch of the Sioux people.

  5. Dakotanoun

    The language of these people.

  6. Dakotanoun

    Either of the two states North Dakota or South Dakota.

  7. Dakotanoun

    A unisex given name transferred from the place name.

    'Montana?' I said. 'You can't call a kid Montana'―these friends of mine were going to call their new baby girl Montana and I tried to talk them out of it, because I'm sick of Australians naming their kids after American placenames, I'm sick of all these Montanas and Delawares and Indianas and Dallases. You'd never hear it the other way around; you're not going to hear about an American kid called Warrnambool or Kooweerup― and they said,'Okay okay, we won't call her Montana.' So they called her Dakota.

Wikipedia

  1. Dakota

    Dakota (released in the US as "Dakota (You Made Me Feel Like the One)") is a song by Welsh alternative rock band Stereophonics. It was the first single from their fifth studio album Language. Sex. Violence. Other? and was released on 28 February 2005. It was the first Stereophonics single to reach number 1 on the UK Singles Chart or to chart on the US Modern Rock Tracks chart. The song spent a total of 44 weeks on the UK singles chart, the most any Stereophonics single has managed, and it also topped the download chart, remaining on the chart for 22 weeks, half of which were spent in the top 10. The song has been compared to the works of U2. It also made an appearance in the video games FIFA Manager 06 and Pro Evolution Soccer 2010.

ChatGPT

  1. dakota

    "Dakota" can have several meanings including: 1. A Native American tribe based primarily in North and South Dakota regions. The Dakota tribe is part of the Sioux Nation. 2. It also refers to two U.S. states: North Dakota and South Dakota. 3. The name "Dakota" is also used as a given name for both males and females. 4. It can also refer to a language spoken by the Dakota people. 5. Additionally, it's the name of a popular truck model by Dodge (Dodge Dakota).

Wikidata

  1. DAKOTA

    The Design Analysis Kit for Optimization and Terascale Applications is a software toolkit developed by engineers at Sandia National Laboratories to provide a flexible, extensible interface between analysis codes and iterative systems analysis methods. DAKOTA contains optimization algorithms using gradient and nongradient-based methods, parameter estimation with nonlinear least squares methods, uncertainty quantification with sampling, reliability, and stochastic finite element methods, and sensitivity/variance analysis with design of experiments and parameter study capabilities.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. dakota

    A Territory in the north central part of the United States. It was organized under a territorial form of government March 2, 1861, but very extensive alterations have since been made in its boundaries. The Territory has been greatly disturbed by marauding bands of Sioux Indians, or Dakotas, who were in 1862 and 1863 especially daring and aggressive, and though they have frequently been defeated by U. S. troops, notably under Gens. Sully and Sibley in 1863, they are still very troublesome, necessitating the frequent intervention of troops for the protection of the settlers.

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  1. dakota

    Song lyrics by dakota -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by dakota on the Lyrics.com website.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Dakota

    From the Dacoits, a tribe of Indians found there.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. DAKOTA

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Dakota is ranked #64891 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Dakota surname appeared 306 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Dakota.

    61.7% or 189 total occurrences were White.
    21.9% or 67 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    8.5% or 26 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    4.9% or 15 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Dakota in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Dakota in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Dakota in a Sentence

  1. Adam Waldeck:

    The push for CRT and action civics is well-funded, organized and chock-full of word games meant to hide the truth from parents and taxpayers — and the fact that its proponents can even get a foot in the door in a state like South Dakota shows how much work there is to do, gov. Noem’s freezing of her state’s standards review process was exactly the right move and shows her commitment to getting this right.

  2. Lisa Murkowski:

    We are letting Iran export its oil to markets that we prevent our own companies from accessing, any deal that lifts sanctions on Iranian oil will disadvantage American companies unless we lift the antiquated ban on our own oil exports. And Murkowski’s committee held a hearing June 9 on a bill that she and Sen. Heitkamp, North Dakota Democrat, have co-sponsored on lifting the ban. However, a top Senate staff told FoxNews.com after the Iran deal was struck Tuesday that Murkowski has no intentions of holding up a major foreign policy vote or international trade legislation over lifting the ban, likely references to the Trans-Pacific Partnershippact being debated in Congress and the upcoming votes on the Iran nuclear deal. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said this spring that Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz does n’t think.

  3. President Donald Trump:

    You have very different states. If you look at Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, that's a lot different than New York, a lot different than New Jersey.

  4. Planned Parenthood:

    Eyal Press writes in The New Yorker. Audm subscribers can listen to that article.)In the rest of today’s newsletter, we look more closely at the 10 states.Furthest alongInitiatives seem most likely to happen soon in two states.In Ohio, a coalition of abortion rights groups is collecting signatures to place an initiative on the ballot this year that would protect access through roughly the first 24 weeks of pregnancy. For now, most abortions remain legal in Ohio, thanks to a court ruling blocking a ban.In South Dakota, organizers are optimistic that they can collect the signatures needed for an initiative next year. It is a compromise measure that would seek to reinstate the minimum access required by the Roe v. Wade decision. All abortions would be legal in the first trimester (roughly 12 weeks), and some would be in the second trimester.Early effortsIn several other states, efforts have begun, but they’re less advanced.In Missouri, advocates have not yet settled on one approach. Some petitions — an early step to putting an initiative on the ballot — would protect most abortion access until 24 weeks of pregnancy. Others would be narrower and let the state enact parental consent laws.In Florida, where Gov. Ron DeSantis recently signed a near-total ban, advocates are hoping to place an initiative on the ballot that would allow most abortions until 24 weeks. But the state’s pro-marijuana movement helps highlight the slowness of the effort: Organizers of a 2024 ballot initiative to legalize marijuana have already raised $30 million and collected nearly all the required signatures — while organizers of an abortion initiative are just getting started.Arizona has tough rules for ballot initiatives, requiring hundreds of thousands of signatures on a petition.

  5. Easton Stick:

    Fargo, North Dakota, means a ton to us. It was a lot of fun to be out there with Trey and get a chance to represent the Bison a little bit.

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