Violette is a French familiar form of the name Viola (English, German, Italian, and Scandinavian).
Violette is also an English and French variant transcription of the name Violet (English).
See also the related category french.
Violette is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1908, 0.012% of baby girls were given the name Violette. It was #591 in rank then. The baby name has fallen out of favor since then, and is now of sporadic use. Within the family of girl names directly linked to Violette, Violet was the most widely used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Violette include Vyolet, Vyolete, Vyolett, Vyolette, Valeda, Veleda, Violete, Viollet, Viollette, Violeta, Violetta, Wioletta, Valda, Valette, Velda, Velouette, Vilde, Vilete, Vilett, and Vilette.
† Pronunciation for Violette: V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"
A famous person named Violette is Spy, Violette Szabo, born 26 June, 1921 - 5 February, 1945, Paris, France.