Napoleon name meaning
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Napoleon Name Meaning

Name

Napoleon

   
Pronounciation
Na-POH-lee-an

Meaning of Napoleon

Lion Of Naples

Napoleon Name Origin

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Napoleon name origin
In Italian, the name Napoleon means- Lion of Naples. Famous Bearer: Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821).Compound name composed from the Greek elements neapolis (new city) and le?n (lion): hence, "lion of the new city."
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In Italian, the name Napoleon means- Lion of Naples. Famous Bearer: Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821).Compound name composed from the Greek elements neapolis (new city) and le?n (lion): hence, "lion of the new city." This was an old Italian name, used most notably by the French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte , who was born on Corsica. It is possibly derived from the Germanic Nibelungen, the name of a race of dwarfs in Germanic legend, which meant -sons of mist. Alternatively, it could be connected to the name of the Italian city of Napoli -Naples. Compound name composed from the Greek elements neapolis (new city) and leōn (lion): hence, lion of the new city. In Italian, the name Napoleon means- Lion of Naples. Famous Bearer: Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821).Compound name composed from the Greek elements neapolis (new city) and le?n (lion): hence, "lion of the new city." Nepoleon was a Italian name, used for the French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte, who was born on Corsica.
Napoleon Name also appears in following Origin(s): Germanic, Italian, French, Greek, African-American, Polish, Spanish
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Napoleon Orda
was a Polish-Lithuanian-Belarusian musician, pianist, composer and artist. Napoleon Orda was born in the village of Worocewicze (Varacevicy) in the Pinsk district of Minsk guberniya in his family manor (now Ivanava district, Brest voblast, Belarus
 
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Meaning of Napoleon in Portuguese origin/culture for Boy name with history and fame details.