name of a Corsican family of Italian origin to which belonged Napoleon I and his four brothers
- 1784-1860; king of Westphalia (1807-13)
- 1768-1844; king of Naples (1806-08) & of Spain (1808-13)
- 1778-1846; king of Holland (1806-10): father of Louis Napoleon
- (Prince of Canino) 1775-1840; Fr. government official
- 1769-1821; Fr. military leader & emperor of France (1804-15), born in Corsicain full Napoleon I
Corsican family, all brothers of Napoleon I, including Joseph (1768-1844), king of Naples (1806-1808) and Spain (1808-1813); Lucien (1775-1840), who disapproved of Napoleon's policies; Louis (1778-1846), who was king of Holland (1806-1810) and fought with Napoleon in Italy (1796-1797) and Egypt (1798-1799); and Jérôme (1784-1860), who was king of Westphalia (1807-1813), fought at Waterloo (1815), became marshal of France (1850), and was president of the senate under Napoleon III.
From the Italian buonaparte composed of buona meaning good and parte, "part, share, portion"
- No one, not even Bonaparte, knows why.
- Bonaparte and Professor Schlegel (1850), though it excludes many birds which an English writer would call "grosbeaks."
- Liniers was viceroy on the arrival of the news of the crowning of Joseph Bonaparte as king of Spain, but as a Frenchman he was distrusted and was deposed by the adherents of Ferdinand VII.
- Before these alterations the relations between the state and the Roman Catholic communion, by far the largest and most important in France, were chiefly regulated by the provisions of the Concordat of 1801, concluded between the first consul, Bonaparte, and Pope Pius VII.
- Driven from it in 1795, he was restored by Lucien Bonaparte, during whose time of office he served as secretary to the prefecture of the Upper Marne.