Origin of the name BELVIDERE.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name BELVIDERE.
name meaning "a fine prospect."
... The term Belvidere is
Italian, signifying "a fine prospect," and is equally
applicable to a summer arbour and the flat roof of a house... (Names
and Their Meaning, a Book for the Curious, Wagner, 1891)
Belvidere [Bel-ve-dear]. A marble
statue, supposed to be from the chisel of the Greek sculptor Calamis,
who flourished in the fifth ante-Christian era. (Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, Brewer, 1905)