What does the word belle mean?

Usage examples for belle

  1. Then she lifted Anna Belle and whispered something into her ear. – Jewel A Chapter In Her Life by Clara Louise Burnham
  2. On one occasion, when I was going from Memphis to Cairo on the Belle of Memphis, a little game was started, and I won ten first- class mules. – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol
  3. " Yes, ma'am," said Belle. – The Harbor by Ernest Poole