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Lou·is Napoleon

 (lo͞o′ē, lo͞o-ē′)

Louis Napoleon

n
(Biography) the original name of Napoleon III

na•po•le•on

(nəˈpoʊ li ən, -ˈpoʊl yən)

n.
1. a pastry made of thin layers of puff paste and custard or cream filling.
2. a former French gold coin equal to 20 francs.
[1805–15; < French napoléon]

Na•po•le•on

(nəˈpoʊ li ən, -ˈpoʊl yən)

n.
1. Napoleon I, (Napoleon Bonaparte) ( “the Little Corporal” ) 1769–1821, French general born in Corsica: emperor of France 1804–15.
2. Napoleon II, (François Charles Joseph Bonaparte) (Duke of Reichstadt) 1811–32, titular king of Rome (son of Napoleon I).
3. Napoleon III, (Louis Napoleon) (Charles Louis Napoléon Bonaparte) 1808–73, president of France 1848–52, emperor of France 1852–70 (nephew of Napoleon I).