Viola

Female

Meaning

Violet

Origin

British

Pronunciation

/vaɪˈoʊlə/

Traits associated with the name Viola:

Dogs named Viola tend to be loving, affectionate, good-natured, and industrious. This feminine name is also associated with companionship, intelligence, and beauty.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Viola?

Naming your dog Viola suggests that you have an appreciation for the arts, particularly music. It could also suggest that you have a creative and imaginative side.

Is Viola a good dog name?

Viola has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Viola isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

3,295
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1,492
New York City Dog Name Database
3,046
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

Viola is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Viola was, in the past month, the 1600th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of March 2024, Viola is becoming a more popular moniker with new puppy owners. Our stats show that the name is more fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Viola was viewed 29 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Viola's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Viola is most adored in Nevada, Pennsylvania and Indiana.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Michigan, Ohio and North Carolina.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Viola.

Most popular breeds named Viola:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Shih Tzu

Viola is found in these categories:

british dog names
british

Associated with Shakespeare's play "Twelfth Night" as a main character.

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Shakespeare coined this moniker in Twelfth Night, circa 1602!

spring dog names
spring

This name is inspired by a flower that typically blooms during warmer months.

flower dog names
flower

Viola refers to a genus of flowering plants, making it a botanical-inspired canine moniker.

Dog names like Viola:

Purple/blue Flower
Faith, truth
Day's eye. The petals of a daisy open during the day, revealing its yellow centers, and then close at night.
Plant With Red Berries
Ivy
Climbing Vine Plant
Olive Or From The Olive Tree
Viola dog name meaning

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