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Viola comes from Latin viola meaning "violet" referring to the flowers. It's also the name of a musical instrument related to the violin. Viola is the name of the protaganist of Shakespeare's play Twelfth Night (1601-02), the twin sister of Sebastian, who dresses up as a man and becomes entangled in a somewhat humorous love triangle that all works… Continue reading Viola