Feminine Given Names in DES: Bele

Feminine Given Names in
A Dictionary of English Surnames


Talan Gwynek, Fause Losenge Herald Extraordinary
(Brian M. Scott, scott@math.csuohio.edu)
© 1994 by Brian M. Scott; all rights reserved.

Bele OFr bele `beautiful'; Bella isprob. a Latinization. (Bel(l) is a hyp. of Isabel,however.)
Bele 1194, 1275 Beal
Bella 1275 Beal
Belle 1279 xxxvii

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