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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

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Violette Family Origin

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Violette Family Occupations

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  • Dressmaker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Violette occupation in the UK was Dressmaker. 100% of Violette's were Dressmakers.

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