Brumaire

Brumaire, the 18th (i.e. the 9th November 1799, the foggy month), the day when Napoleon, on his return from Egypt, overthrew the Directory and established himself in power.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Bruin * Brummell, Beau
Bruce, Robert
Bruce, Robert
Brucin
Brückenau
Brucker
Brueys, David Augustin de
Bruges
Brugsch, Heinrich Karl
Brühl, Heinrich, Count von
Bruin
Brumaire
Brummell, Beau
Brunck
Brune, G. Marie
Brunel, Sir Isambard
Brunel, Isambard Kingdom
Brunelleschi
Brunetière
Brunetto-Latini
Brunhilda
Bruni, Leonardo

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Brumaire in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable