As nouns the difference between taxonomy and dakota
is that taxonomy
is the science or the technique used to make a classification while dakota
is a member of the dakota people.
As a proper noun dakota is
the santee branch of the sioux people; the language of these people.
The science or the technique used to make a classification.
A classification; especially , a classification in a hierarchical system.
(taxonomy, uncountable) The science of finding, describing, classifying and naming organisms.
* alpha taxonomy
* folk taxonomy
* scientific taxonomy
(en proper noun
the Santee branch of the Sioux people; the language of these people
either of the two states North Dakota or South Dakota
* 2002 , Dork Geek Jew , Allen & Unwin (2002), ISBN 1865087912, page 12:
- 'Montana?' I said. 'You can't call a kid Montana'?these friends of mine were going to call their new baby girl Montana and I tried to talk them out of it, because I'm sick of Australians naming their kids after American placenames, I'm sick of all these Montanas and Delawares and Indianas and Dallases. You'd never hear it the other way around; you're not going to hear about an American kid called Warrnambool or Kooweerup? [- - -] and they said,'Okay okay, we won't call her Montana.' So they called her Dakota .
* Dakota group
A member of the Dakota people.