Origin of belah
Examples from the Web for belah
This village is known as Deir el Belah, or, more frequently, merely as Belah.
Opinions differ as to the wisdom of delivering the attack at all until the railway had been brought as far as Belah.With Our Army in Palestine|Antony Bluett
The importance of Ludd far eclipsed the quondam glory of Belah, and came nearer to rivalling that of Kantara.
Preparations had also to be made and the necessary material accumulated to push forward the lines from Deir el Belah and Shellal.World's War Events, Vol. II|Various
On April 1st, orders were received that the Brigade would move, the next day, back to the area previously occupied at Belah!