Violette Family History
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Violette Name Meaning
French: perhaps a topographic name from a diminutive of viol ‘path’, itself a derivative of vie ‘way’. It is more likely, however, that this name is from the secondary surname Laviolette ‘the violet (flower)’, which was common among soldiers in French Canada.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Laviolette, Vallette, Chelette, Lorette, Boyette, Violante, Billotte