napoleon napoleon  /nə ˈpoʊ li ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) French general who became emperor of the French (1769-1821)
  2. (n) a rectangular piece of pastry with thin flaky layers and filled with custard cream
  3. (n) a card game similar to whist; usually played for stakes

News

  1. City of Napoleon, local charity help residents pay bills

    Each month, dozens of people in Napoleon have their power shut off after being unable to pay their bills. Now, there's a new effort to keep that from happening.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Toledo News Now

  2. This week in history: Napoleon defeated at Waterloo

    On June 18, 1815, Napoleon Bonaparte attacked the British/Dutch/German army of the Duke of Wellington at Waterloo, Belgium....
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Deseret News

  3. Summer Basketball: Napoleon stands tall with 22 points for ALS Association

    Nicolette Napoleon scored 22 points to lead ALS Association past GRM Management, 53-52, in Billy Lake Memorial senior league action Tuesday. Sam Sacchetta scored 24 points for GRM.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Delaware County Daily Times

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Quotes

  1. "Something happened a long time ago in Haiti," Robertson said. "People might not want to talk about it. They were under the heel of the French, uh, you know, Napoleon the third and whatever . . . and they got together and swore a pact to the...
    on Jan 14, 2010 By: Pat Robertson Source: Politics Daily (blog)

  2. "I really wish I could go loose on this one, he's like Napoleon and he wants to create this insane, infamous mad-man reputation. He wants to be like Hitler on his sets, and he is. So he's a nightmare to work for," Fox said.
    on Sep 4, 2009 By: Megan Fox Source: Times of India

  3. "I worry about CGI when it tries to replace the actor's human experience," Kingsley said. "If I was to play Napoleon and they said, 'Don't worry, we're going to CGI your army behind you', I'd say 'No you won't.'"
    on Aug 8, 2008 By: Ben Kingsley Source: San Jose Mercury News

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