(n.) = violet. Nota: Planta. Ex: Instructions are included for how to plant eggplants, violets, carnivorous plants, and acorns. ---- * violeta africana = African violet. (adj.) = violet. Nota: Color. Ex: This paper examines Michelangelo's use of color on the Sistine chapel, links it to his religious beliefs, and stresses the meaning of the triad of red, violet, and green. ---- * violeta claro = periwinkle.