Definitions for napoleonicnəˌpoʊ liˈɒn ɪk
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Na•po•le•on•icnəˌpoʊ liˈɒn ɪk(adj.)
of or pertaining to Napoleon I and, less often, Napoleon III or their dynasties.
Category: Western History
Origin of Napoleonic:
of or relating to or like Napoleon Bonaparte
Of or pertaining to Napoleon Bonaparte; as, the Napoleonic Wars.
Origin: From Napoleon and -ic.
of or pertaining to Napoleon I., or his family; resembling, or having the qualities of, Napoleon I
The Napoleonic egg, sometimes referred to as the Imperial Napoleonic egg, is a Fabergé egg, one of a series of fifty-two jewelled eggs made under the supervision of Peter Carl Fabergé. It was created in 1912 for the last Tsar of Russia Nicholas II as a gift to his mother the Dowager Empress Maria Fyodorovna. The egg is part of the Matilda Geddings Gray collection of Faberge and is currently long term installation at Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, New York.
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