Definition of napoleon
1 : a former French 20-franc gold coin
2 : an oblong pastry with a filling of cream, custard, or jelly
3 capitalized : one like Napoleon I (as in ambition)
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Origin and Etymology of napoleon
French napoléon, from Napoléon Napoleon I
First Known Use: 1814See Words from the same year
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