as a type of Belle. Beauty.
Name Origin: Latin
Name Gender: Female
fem. proper title, from Italian bella "fair," from Latin bella, fem. of bellus "beautiful, reasonable" (see bene-). In some cases quick for Isabella (see Isabel).
In 1752 its capital was situated on the right bank of the Guapore river and was named Villa Bella da Santissima Trindade de Matto Grosso, but in 1820 the seat of government was removed to Cuyaba and Villa Bella has fallen into decay.