Native American tribal name
"friend to us"

Lakota Origin and Meaning

The name Lakota is a boy's name of Native American origin meaning "friend to us".

The name of one of the branches of the Great Sioux Nation has a very namelike sound, but is not used as a name by the Lakota people themselves, and could be seen as appropriative.

Famous People Named Lakota

  • Hryhorij (or Gregor) LakotaUkrainian Greek,Catholic Church bishop and Soviet martyr

Lakota in Pop Culture

  • LakotaNorth Dakota