South Dakota

South Dakota is a U.S. state in the . It is named after the Lakota and Dakota Sioux Native American tribes, who comprise a large portion of the population and historically dominated the territory.

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is the capital city of South Dakota and the seat of . Photo: Alanscottwalker, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city of about 184,000 in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a United States National Memorial in the west of South Dakota. Photo: ArthurTilton, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The are part of South Dakota. Photo: Chaitanya.polumetla, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The region comprises the northeast corner of South Dakota in the . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The region of South Dakota is in the central part of the state in the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is in the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

South Dakota

Latitude of center
44.6472° or 44° 38' 49.8" north
Longitude of center
-100.3488° or 100° 20' 55.5" west
Population
796,000
Abbreviation
SD
Elevation
1798 feet (548 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 316990807
Geo­Names ID
5769223
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Suid-Dakota
  • Albanian: Dakota e Jugut
  • Albanian: South Dakota
  • Amharic: ደቡብ ዳኮታ
  • Arabic: South Dakota
  • Arabic: داكوتا الجنوبية
  • Aragonese: Dakota d'o Sud
  • Aragonese: Dakota do Sud
  • Armenian: Հարավային Դակոթա
  • Armenian: Հարավային Դակոտա
  • Arpitan: Dakota du Sud
  • Asturian: Dakota del Sur
  • Aymara: South Dakota suyu
  • Azerbaijani: Cənubi Dakota
  • Bashkir: Көньяҡ Дакота
  • Basque: Hego Dakota
  • Bavarian: Sid-Dakota
  • Belarusian: Паўднёвая Дакота
  • Belarusian: Штат Паўднёвая Дакота
  • Bengali: দক্ষিণ ডাকোটা
  • Bengali: সাউথ ডাকোটা
  • Bhojpuri: साउथ डकोटा
  • Bishnupriya: সাউথ ডাকোটা
  • Bislama: Saut Dakota
  • Bosnian: Južna Dakota
  • Breton: South Dakota
  • Bulgarian: Южна Дакота
  • Burmese: တောင်ဒါကိုတာပြည်နယ်
  • Catalan: Dakota del Sud
  • Cebuano: South Dakota
  • Central Bikol: South Dakota
  • Central Kurdish: داکۆتای باشوور
  • Chavacano: South Dakota
  • Chechen: Къилба Дакота
  • Cheyenne: South Dakota
  • Chinese: South Dakota
  • Chinese: 南达科他州 / 南達科他州
  • Chinese: 南达科他州
  • Chinese: 南達科他州
  • Chuvash: Кăнтăр Дакота
  • Cornish: Dakota Dheghow
  • Corsican: Dakota di u Sudu
  • Crimean Tatar: Cenübiy Dakota
  • Croatian: Južna Dakota
  • Czech: Jižní Dakota
  • Czech: South Dakota
  • Czech: State of South Dakota
  • Danish: South Dakota
  • Dimli (individual language): Dakotaya Veroci
  • Dimli (individual language): South Dakota
  • Dutch: South Dakota
  • Eastern Mari: Кечывалвел Дакота
  • Eastern Mari: Кечывалвел Дакото
  • Egyptian Arabic: داكوتا الجنوبيه
  • Egyptian Arabic: ساوث داكوتا
  • English: Coyote State
  • English: S.D.
  • English: S. Dak.
  • English: S. Dakota
  • English: SD
  • English: SoDak
  • English: South Dakota, United States
  • English: State of South Dakota
  • English: The Coyote State
  • English: The Mount Rushmore State
  • Esperanto: SD
  • Esperanto: Sud-Dakoto
  • Esperanto: Suda Dakoto
  • Esperanto: Suddakoto
  • Estonian: Lõuna-Dakota
  • Faroese: South Dakota
  • Fiji Hindi: South Dakota
  • Finnish: Etelä-Dakota
  • Finnish: South Dakota
  • French: Dakota du Sud
  • Gagauz: Üülen Dakota
  • Galician: Dacota do Sur
  • Georgian: სამხრეთი დაკოტა
  • German: South Dakota
  • German: Süd-Dakota
  • German: Süd Dakota
  • Gothic: 𐍃𐌿𐌽𐌸𐍂𐌰 𐌳𐌰𐌺𐍉𐍄𐌰
  • Greek: Νότια Ντακότα
  • Guarani: Ñemby Dakota
  • Gujarati: સાઉથ ડકોટા
  • Haitian: Dakota disid
  • Hakka Chinese: Nàm Tha̍t-khô-thâ
  • Hakka Chinese: South Dakota
  • Hausa: Kakoka Hema
  • Hausa: South Dakota
  • Hawaiian: Kakoka Hema
  • Hebrew: דקוטה הדרומית
  • Hindi: दक्षिण डकोटा
  • Hungarian: Dél-Dakota
  • Icelandic: Suður-Dakóta
  • Ido: Suda-Dakota
  • Ido: Sudal Dakota
  • Igbo: Sawt Dakótạ
  • Iloko: South Dakota
  • Inari Sami: Maadâ-Dakota
  • Indonesian: Dakota Selatan
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Dakota del Sud
  • Interlingue: Sud-Dakota
  • Inuktitut: ᑖᑰᑖ ᓂᒋᖅ
  • Inupiaq: South Dakota
  • Irish: Dakota Theas
  • Italian: Dakota del Sud
  • Japanese: サウスダコタ州
  • Javanese: South Dakota
  • Kabiyè: Takota nɛ hadɛ kiŋ
  • Kalmyk: Өмнә Дакот
  • Kalmyk: Өмнә Дакота
  • Kannada: ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಡಕೋಟಾ
  • Kazakh: Оңтүстік Дакота
  • Korean: 사우스다코타
  • Korean: 사우스다코타 주
  • Korean: 사우스다코타주
  • Kurdish: Dakotaya Başûr
  • Ladino: Dakota del Sud
  • Ladino: Dakota del Sur
  • Lao: South Dakota
  • Latin: Dacota Meridiana
  • Latin: Dacota Meridionalis
  • Latvian: Dienviddakota
  • Ligurian: Dakota do Sud
  • Limburgan: South Dakota
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Dakota Sude
  • Lingua Franca Nova: South Dakota
  • Literary Chinese: 南達科他州
  • Lithuanian: Pietų Dakota
  • Lombard: Dakota del Süd
  • Low German: Süüd-Dakota
  • Low German: Süüddakota
  • Luxembourgish: South Dakota
  • Macedonian: Јужна Дакота
  • Maithili: साउथ डेकोटा
  • Malagasy: Dakota Atsimo
  • Malay: Dakota Selatan
  • Malayalam: തെക്കൻ ഡക്കോട്ട
  • Manx: Dakota Yiass
  • Maori: South Dakota
  • Marathi: साउथ डकोटा
  • Mazanderani: جنوبی داکوتا
  • Min Dong Chinese: South Dakota
  • Min Nan Chinese: South Dakota
  • Mingrelian: ობჟათე დაკოტა
  • Mongolian: Өмнөд Дакота
  • Nauru: South Dakota
  • Navajo: Ałnííʼjí Dzígaii
  • Navajo: Shádiʼááhjí Naałání Bikéyah
  • Nepali: साउथ डेकोटा
  • Nepali: साउथ दाकोता
  • Newari: दक्षिण ड्याकोटा
  • Northern Frisian: South Dakota
  • Northern Luri: داکوتا هارگه
  • Northern Luri: داکوٙتا ھارگە
  • Northern Sami: Lulli-Dakota
  • Norwegian: Sør-Dakota
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sør-Dakota
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sør-Dakota
  • Occitan (post 1500): Dakota del Sud
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܣܐܘܬ ܕܐܟܘܬܐ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Sūþ Dakota
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Sūþdakota
  • Ossetian: Хуссар Дакотæ
  • Pali: दक्षिण ड्याकोटा
  • Pampanga: Mauling Dakota
  • Pampanga: South Dakota
  • Panjabi: ਦੱਖਣੀ ਡਕੋਟਾ
  • Persian: داکوتای جنوبی
  • Piemontese: Dakota dël Sud
  • Polish: Dakota Południowa
  • Portuguese: Dakota do Sul
  • Pushto: سویلي داکوتا
  • Quechua: South Dakota suyu
  • Romanian: Dakota de Sud
  • Romansh: South Dakota
  • Russia Buriat: Урда Дакота
  • Russian: Дакота
  • Russian: Южная Дакота
  • Samogitian: Pėitū Dakota
  • Sanskrit: दक्षिण डकोटा
  • Sardinian: Dakota de Sud
  • Saterfriesisch: South Dakota
  • Scots: Sooth Dakota
  • Scottish Gaelic: Dakota a Deas
  • Serbian: Јужна Дакота
  • Serbo-Croatian: Južna Dakota
  • Sicilian: Dakota dû Sud
  • Sinhala: දකුණු ඩකොටා
  • Slovak: Južná Dakota
  • Slovenian: Južna Dakota
  • Somali: Koonfur Dakota
  • South Azerbaijani: جنوب داکوتا ایالتی
  • Spanish: Dakota del Sur
  • Swahili: South Dakota
  • Swedish: SD
  • Swedish: South Dakota
  • Swedish: Syddakota
  • Tagalog: South Dakota
  • Tagalog: Timog Dakota
  • Tajik: Дакотаи Ҷанубӣ
  • Tamil: தெற்கு டகோட்டா
  • Tatar: Көньяк Дакота
  • Telugu: సౌత్ డకోటా
  • Thai: รัฐเซาท์ดาโคตา
  • Turkish: Güney Dakota
  • Uighur: Jenubiy Dakota Shitati
  • Ukrainian: Південна Дакота
  • Urdu: جنوبی ڈکوٹا
  • Uzbek: Janubiy Dakota
  • Vietnamese: Nam Dakota
  • Vietnamese: South Dakota
  • Volapük: South Dakota
  • Waray (Philippines): South Dakota
  • Welsh: De Dakota
  • Western Frisian: Súd-Dakota
  • Western Frisian: Súd Dakota
  • Western Mari: Кечӹвӓлвел Дакота
  • Western Panjabi: دکھنی ڈکوٹا
  • Western Panjabi: ساؤتھ ڈیکوٹا
  • Wu Chinese: 南达科他州
  • Yakut: Соҕуруу Дакота
  • Yiddish: דרום דעקאטע
  • Yoruba: Gúúsù Dakota
  • Yue Chinese: 南達科他州
  • Zeeuws: South Dakota
  • Dakota Huitztlāmpa
  • Dakotay Veroci
  • Dakòta dal Sud
  • Takota Hadɛ Kiŋ

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