What is Lakota?

  • (noun): A member of the large western branch of Sioux people which was made up of several groups that lived on the plains.

Some articles on lakota:

Luther Standing Bear
... He was born on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota to an Oglala Lakota family and raised in the Sioux tradition ... to American interpretation, he inherited the position of "chief" to the Lakota peoples ... In the Lakota vernacular, "wise man" or "leader" or "speaker of the people" is probably a nearer meaning since chief has more of a "ruler" connotation, and ...
Lakota - Other Uses
... Lakota (band), an alternative rock band Lavolta Lakota, a post-punk band UH-72 Lakota, an American military helicopter Lakota (club), a Bristol nightclub Gregor Lakota, a Lemko saint, beatified 27 June 2001 ...
Ledger Art - Today
... Dwayne Wilcox (Oglala Lakota) uses the style of 19th-century Lakota painters to express humorous views of modern realities for Lakota people ... Arthur Amiotte (Oglala Lakota) builds upon the collage aspect of ledger art and combines text, photography, naturalistic painting and stylized Plains ...
Lakota Department
... Lakota is a department of Côte d'Ivoire ... Lakota is also the name of a town in the department ... Lakota Department and Lakota Town lie in Sud-Bandama Region ...
List Of Native Americans Of The United States - S
... Leslie Marmon Silko, Laguna Pueblo poet and novelist Sitting Bull, Hunkpapa Lakota chief Chad Smith, former Principal Chief of Cherokee Nation Cynthia ...