[ syll. la-ko-ta, lak-ota ] The baby boy name Lakota is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as LAHKOWTAH †. The origin of Lakota is the Dakota language. The name's meaning is tribal name.
The name Lakoda is a variant of Lakota.
See also the related category tribal (folk).
Lakota is an unusual baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Lakota include Lakeasta, Lakeesta, Lakista, Lakoda, Lakysta, Lakeista, Lakiesta, Leeodis, and Lodewick.
† approx English pronunciation for Lakota: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"