What is another word for Napoleonic Wars?

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Pronunciation:

[ napˈə͡ʊlɪˈɒnɪk wˈɔːz], [ napˈə‍ʊlɪˈɒnɪk wˈɔːz], [ n_a_p_ˈəʊ_l_ɪ__ˈɒ_n_ɪ_k w_ˈɔː_z]

The Napoleonic Wars were a series of conflicts waged by Napoleon Bonaparte's French Empire against a coalition of European powers. Some synonyms or alternative names for the Napoleonic Wars include the Revolutionary Wars, which began in 1792 with the French Revolution and culminated in Napoleon's rise to power; the Coalition Wars, which referred to the various European coalitions that were formed against France during this time; and the Wars of the First and Second Coalitions, which highlighted the differing groupings of countries fighting on each side in these conflicts. Other synonyms include the Napoleonic Era, which describes the period of time when Napoleon was in power, and the French Wars.

Related words: Napoleon, Battle of Waterloo, French Revolution

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