What does Viola mean?
Associated with: purple (violet).
(female) Vila, Vioda, ..
(male) Vioch, Violach, ..
How popular is Viola?
Viola is a very prominent first name for women (#244 out of 4276, Top 6%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#5064 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Viola for girls. Viola reached its peak position of #45 in the U.S. in the 1900s, and is presently at #1250. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the statistics of Viola and affiliated names. Violet (#67 the previous year), Violeta (#1260) and Violetta are the prominent alternative forms of Viola (#1250 the previous year). These relations of Viola were popular as baby names 114 years ago (average #872) and are somewhat less common today (#1144, 41% less usage), with the version Viola falling out of fashion. Violet is the continual favorite.
Viola▼ is pronounced similarly to Vala, Valla, Valli, Vallia and Vally. Other suggested similar names are Adola, Aila, Billa, Cilla, Dila, Dilla, Dola, Eila, Enola, Fiala, Fila, Finola, Gila, Giula, Iola▼, Izola, Jola, Leola▼, Lila▲, Lilla▼, Lola, Mila▲, Milla, Mirla, Neola, Nicola, Nikola, Nila, Nola, Noola, Oriola, Paola, Pola, Rilla▼, Simla, Tola, Verla▼, Viana, Vica, Vida▼, Vieda, Vika, Vilma, Vina▼, Vinia, Vinya, Violant, Viona, Virna, Vita, Vitia, Vitka, Viva▼, Vivia, Vivva, Willa▲, Winola, Yola, Zila, Zilla and Zola▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Viola.