Meaning and Origin of: Viola
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First name origins & meanings:
- Scandinavian : Violet
- Latin : Violet
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Last name origin & meaning:
- Italian : from the female personal name Viola, from viola ‘violet’ (Latin viola).
- Catalan : probably from viola ‘fiddle’, ‘viol’, hence an occupational nickname for a viol player; otherwise a byname from viola ‘violet’.