Traits associated with the name Lakota:

Dogs named Lakota tend to be loving, and good-natured. This name is also associated with companionship, beauty, empathy, and friendship.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Lakota?

Naming your dog Lakota suggests that you have an appreciation for Native American culture and history. It could also suggest that you have a strong connection to the land and nature.

Is Lakota a good dog name?

Lakota has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Lakota isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

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Lakota is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Lakota was, in the past month, the 1406th most viewed dog name on

As of July 2024, Lakota is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Lakota was viewed 0 times, and liked 2 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Lakota's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Lakota is most adored in New Mexico, North Dakota and Indiana.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Nebraska, South Dakota and Oklahoma.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Lakota.

Lakota is found in these categories:

exotic dog names

Hails from Native American Sioux language, not commonly used for canines.

friendly dog names

Lakota means allies, perfect for your loyal, tail-wagging buddy!

Dog names like Lakota:

The Allies
French for beautiful and handsome friend
full moon
Love, friendship.
Companion, partner; perhaps a version of the word "brother".
Lakota dog name meaning

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