name meaning: Napoleon \n(a)-po-leon\ as a boy's name is pronounced na-POH-lee-an. Possibly (Italian) "man from Naples", (Italian) "lion" or (Old German) "sons of mist". The Corsican soldier who became emperor of France (19th century).
Napoleon has 4 variant forms: Leon, Leone, Nap and Napoleone.
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