Dakota
I. noun (plural Dakotas; also Dakota) Etymology: Dakota (Yankton-Yánktonai and Santee dialects) dakhóta, perhaps literally, friendly, allied Date: 1804 1. a member of an American Indian people of the northern Mississippi valley 2. the Siouan language of the Dakota people II. geographical name 1. — see James 1 2. territory (1861-89) NW United States divided 1889 into states of North Dakota & South Dakota (the Dakotas ) • Dakotan adjective or noun

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  • Dakota — may refer to: Contents 1 People 2 Ethnology and linguistics 3 Geography …   Wikipedia

  • Dakota — bezeichnet: Dakota (Volk), einen Indianerstamm Dakota (Band), eine britische Band dakota (Programm), ein Programm zur Übertragung von Sozialversicherungsmeldungen an die Krankenkassen Dakota (1957), einen Westernfilm von Francis D. Lyon Dakota… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dakota — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Dakota puede hacer referencia a: Lugares: Dakota del Norte, un estado de los Estados Unidos. Dakota del Sur, un estado de los Estados Unidos. Las Dakotas, término empleado para referirse a los dos anteriores.… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Dakota — Dakota1 [də kōt′ə] n. [< Dakota dakóta, allies < da, to think of as + koda, friend ] 1. pl. Dakotas or Dakota a member of any of a group of North American Indian peoples (also called Sioux) of the plains of the N U.S. and adjacent S Canada… …   English World dictionary

  • Dakota — Dakota, IL U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 499 Housing Units (2000): 203 Land area (2000): 0.288115 sq. miles (0.746215 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.288115 sq. miles (0.746215 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Dakota — peuple indien de l Amérique du N. qui occupait autref. d immenses territoires à l ouest du Mississippi, jusqu aux montagnes Rocheuses. Dakota territ. fédéral des États Unis, divisé en 1889 en deux états: le Dakota du Nord, à la frontière… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • dakòta — ž 1. {{001f}}antrop. ogranak loze amerikanida 2. {{001f}}(Dakota) etn. sjeveroamerički Indijanci iz porodice Siouxa …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • Dakota — 1809, name of a group of native peoples from the Plains states speaking a Siouan language, from Dakota dakhota friendly (the name often is translated as allies ). Recorded by Lewis and Clark (1804) as Dar co tar; in western dialects of the Teton… …   Etymology dictionary

  • dakota — dakòta ž DEFINICIJA 1. antrop. ogranak loze amerikanida 2. (Dakota) etn. sjeveroamerički Indijanci iz porodice Siouxa …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Dakōta — Dakōta, 1) Grafschaft im Gebiet Minnesota (Nordamerika), 22 1/2 QM.; im N. vom Mississippi River, im NW. vom St. Peters (od. Minnesota ) River, im SO. vom Cannon River begrenzt, vom Vermilion River durchflossen; Boden größtentheils eben u.… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Dakota — Dakōta, 1861 89 Territorium der Ver. Staaten von Amerika, seit 1889 in die zwei Staaten Norddakota (s.d.) und Süddakota (s.d.) getrennt …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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