belle n : a young woman who is the most charming and beautiful of several rivals; "she was the belle of the ball"
- An attractive woman.
- In her new dress she felt like the belle of the ball.
- Finnish: kaunotar
- feminine of bello
Belle may refer to:
- Southern belle, a refined woman (from the French belle, "beautiful")
- Belle, Missouri, a town in the United States
- Belle (chess machine), an early chess computer
- Belle (Peanuts), is character in the Peanuts comic strip
- Belle de jour, a 1967 French film starring Catherine Deneuve
- Celebration Belle, a riverboat
- Belle Gunness (1859-c1931), a Norwegian-American female serial killer
- Memphis Belle (B-17), a World War II bomber, or one of two films about her:
- Belle of Louisville, a restored Ohio/Mississippi River sternwheeler riverboat
- Northern Belle, a ship that ran aground near London in 1857
- Belle (Disney), the fictional heroine of the 1991 animated film Beauty and the Beast
- Belle (magazine), an Australian design magazine
- Belle, a musical alternatively titled 'The Ballad of Dr Crippen'
- Belle (singer), a British singer-songwriter
- "Belle" (song), a 1998 song by Patrick Fiori, Daniel Lavoie and Garou
- Belle, A nice young woman living in Newcastle, Australia.
Belle may also refer to:
- Bailleul, Nord, a town in France whose original Dutch name was Belle
- Alexis Simon Belle (1674-1734), a French portrait artist
- Belle Isle, one of several places
- Belle et Sébastien, a French children's story
- Belle & Sebastian, Scottish pop group named after the story
- Belle Experiment, an accelerator-based particle physics experiment
- Belle, a slang word in the RBAP online role-playing game
belle in German: Belle
belle in French: Belle
belle in Dutch: Belle
belle in Polish: Belle
belle in Portuguese: Belle (desambiguação)
belle in Volapük: Belle
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