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Gender: Female Meaning of Violetta: "purple" Origin of Violetta: Italian variation of Violet, a color name and flower name

The name Violetta is a girl's name of Italian origin meaning "purple". Violetta and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "Which would you choose?".

From the experts:

Violetta is a more vibrantly colored, feminissima form of Violet. It is the name of the heroine of the Verdi opera La Traviata--in fact Violetta was the original title of the work.

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Famous People Named Violetta

Violetta Napierska, German actress
Violetta Villas (born Czesława Maria Cieślak), Belgian-Polish singer and actress
Violetta Elvin, Russian ballerina
Violetta Zironi, Italian country music singer
Violetta Egorova, Russian pianist
Violetta Komyshan, girlfriend of actor Ansel Elgort

Pop Culture References for the name Violetta

Violetta Stetta, opera singer who figured in Mr Chuckster's anecdotes in "The Old Curiosity Shop" (1841) by Charles Dickens
Violetta Castillo, main character in Disney's Argentine telenovela
Violetta Valery, main character in Verdi's tragic opera, La Traviata
Violetta Amouteru, character in "The Young Elites" book series by Marie Lu
Violetta Beauvais, character in J.K. Rowling's "History of Magic in North America"
Darling Violetta, American dark wave band