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Girl Names associated with Violet


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Violet baby names and what they mean, for violet, purple, with 17 results. Usage of these girl names was at its apex a century ago (USAGE OF 0.3%) and is somewhat lower today (USAGE 0.2%, 40%), with names such as Iola becoming somewhat outmoded. Fala (TOP 59%) and Fiola (33%) are familiar last names.

Violet names

Amethyst - Yolanda


Stems fr. Greek word. "Precious purple jewel." Listed in Top 2000. According to ancient Greek superstition, an .. [Amethiste, Amatista, .. 2 more]

.. vine with white or purple blooms .. Not in popularity charts. [Clematiss, Clematia, .. 1 more]

Source fr. Czechoslovakian word. "Violet." Common as surname. Compare Fiala (TOP 7%) with common -ala surnames Fagala (TOP 60%), Fudala (26%). See also Filia.


.. that ranges from sapphire to violet .. A moderately offbeat birth name, Hyacinth is on the other hand found somewhat frequently as a last name. [Sinty, Jacynth, Jacky, Jacintha, Jacenta, Hyacinthie, Hy, Giacinta, Cinthy, Cinthie, .. 12 more]

From Greek. "Violet flower." Not Top 2000 names. Mythology .. [Janthia, Ianthina, Iantha, .. 1 more]


Derived fr. Greek language. "Violet colored dawn." A somewhat offbeat children's name nowadays, though Iola still occurs regularly as a first name for women. [Iole]

Origin fr. Greek. "Violet flower." Not in Top 2000. Yolanda is the more common Spansh .. [Yollie, Yolantha, Iolanda, .. 6 more]


Derived fr. Greek. "Violet." A somewhat quaint girls' name nowadays, though Ione is still found frequently as a first name for women. Flower name .. [Ionie, .. 1 more]

A tree with purple blossoms that .. Uncommon, with the -nda ending for Jacaranda, Jacarannda, etc., like Jacenda, Jaconda. [Jakaranda, .. 2 more]

From Greek element. "Violet flower." Rather unusual as a baby name. Middle European form of Iolanthe .. [Yolanne, Jolande, .. 5 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Violet names: Amethyst, Hyacinth, Iola, Ione, Lydia

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Violet names: Violet, Yolanda

.. clusters of orange or purple blossoms. Uncommon as girls' names, but Lantana and Lantanna are comparable to the more conventional Santana. [Lantanna]


.. a "seller of purple" and described .. A very conventional children's name (#89 THE PAST YEAR), Lydia also occurs somewhat regularly as a last name. [Lydie, Lyda, .. 3 more]

.. the mallow are purple, hence the .. Compare surnames Maute, Maude. [Malva]

Derived fr. Greek, Latin. "Purple flower." Unusual, with the unconventional androgynous -te ending for Violante, like Villette. The source of Yolanda .. [Violanthe, .. 1 more]


"Purple." Usage of Violet, Violette, etc. as children's names in 2018 was up 2.1% compared to the year before. [Yolanthe, Vyoletta, Violetta, Violeta, Violante, Jolanthe, Jolanta, Jolanda, Iolande, .. 21 more]

A vine with purple blue blossoms .. Outside Top 2000. [Wistaria]


Root fr. Greek, Spanish. "Violet flower." Eolande, Eolantha, Iolanda, Iolande and Iolantha are more rarefied as versions of Yolanda. .. French form of Violet, and the .. [Yulanda, Yoland, Jolanta, Jolanne, Jolan, Iolanda, Iola, .. 19 more]

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Summary Index of Violet names [and variants] for girls.

1. Amethyst - Yolanda
Amethyst [Amatista, Amethist, Amathyst, Amethiste], Clematis [Clematia, Clematiss, Clematice], Fiala, Hyacinth [Sinty, Jacky, Jackie, Jacynth, Jacinta, Jacinda, Jacinthe, Jacintha, ..], Ianthe [Iantha, Janthia, Ianthia, Ianthina], Iola [Iole], Iolanthe [Yollie, Yolley, Iolanta, Yolanthe, Yolantha, Jolanthe, Jolantha, Iolantha], Ione [Ionie, Ionia], Jacaranda [Jakaranda, Jacarranda, Jacarannda], Jolan [Jola, Yolanne, Jolanta, Jolanne, Jolande, Jolaine, Jolantha], Lantana [Lantanna], Lydia [Lyda, Lydie, Lidie, Lidia, Lidija], Mauve [Malva], Violante [Violant, Violanthe], Violet [Yolane, Vyolet, Yolande, Yolanda, Yolanthe, Yolantha, Vyolette, Vyoletta, ..], Wisteria [Wistaria], Yolanda [Yolie, Yulanda, Yolonda, Yolette, Yolande, Yolanthe, Yolantha, Yollande, ..]

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