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Boy Name: Dekota

Name: Dekota
Pronunciation: \d(e)-ko-ta\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: friend, ally
Origin: Native American Indian
Sounds Like: Dekowta, Dekohta
Similar Names: Dakoeta, Dakotah, Dakoda, Tekoma


Dekota \d(e)-ko-ta\ as a boy's name is a variant of Dakota (Native American Indian), and the meaning of Dekota is "friend, ally".

The baby name Dekota sounds like Dekowta and Dekohta. Other similar baby names are Dakoeta, Dakotah, Dakoda and Tekoma.


Dekota is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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