(Nap"less), a. Without nap; threadbare. Shak.
(Na"ples yel"low) See under Yellow.
(Na*po"le*on) n. [From the Emperor Napoleon 1.] A French gold coin of twenty francs, or
(Na*po`le*on"ic) a. Of or pertaining to Napoleon I., or his family; resembling, or having the
qualities of, Napoleon I. Lowell.
(Na*po"le*on*ist) n. A supporter of the dynasty of the Napoleons.
(Nappe) n. [F. nappe cloth, sheet. See Napery.] (Geom.) Sheet; surface; all that portion of a
surface that is continuous in such a way that it is possible to pass from any one point of the portion to
any other point of the portion without leaving the surface. Thus, some hyperboloids have one nappe,
and some have two.
(Nap"pi*ness) n. [From 2d Nappy.] The quality of having a nap; abundance of nap, as on
1. The act or process of raising a nap, as on cloth.
2. (Hat Making) A sheet of partially felted fur before it is united to the hat body. Knight.
(Nap"py) a. [From 1st Nap.]
1. Inclined to sleep; sleepy; as, to feel nappy.
2. Tending to cause sleepiness; serving to make sleepy; strong; heady; as, nappy ale. [Obs.] Wyatt.
(Nap"py), a. [From 3d Nap.] Having a nap or pile; downy; shaggy. Holland.
(Nap"py), n.; pl. Nappies [OE. nap, AS. hnæp cup, bowl. See Hanaper.] A round earthen
dish, with a flat bottom and sloping sides. [Written also nappie.]