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Napoleon Meaning


What does Napoleon mean?

The name Napoleon is of Italian origin.

The meaning of Napoleon is "from Naples, Lion".

It is also of Greek origin, where its meaning is "lion".

Napoleon is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Na-po-leon.

The Given Name Napoleon

The animal name Napoleon, has a wonderfully refined quality.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Although unique, your little delightful Napoleon, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Napoleon falls into the animal name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Napoleon Bonaparte, Napoleon Dynamite, and Napoleon I.

Napoleon Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 4,151 in baby name popularity for boys with 25 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 5,961 in baby name popularity for boys with 15 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Napoleon has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Napoleon Name Popularity Page.

Napoleon Related Names

The name Napoleone is a form of Napoleon.

Famous Napoleons

  • Napoleon Bonaparte ~ Military Leader
  • Napoleon Dynamite ~ Napoleon Dynamite character
  • Napoleon I ~ French King (1804-1815)
  • Napoleon III ~ French King (1852-1870)

Napoleon Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Napoleon.

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Napoleon Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Napoleon in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Napoleon.

Just for fun, see the name Napoleon in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Napoleon in Nautical Flags page.