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ContributorContrib.anonymous on 10/27/2017
Meaning & History
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.