Etymology
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Words related to belt

beltless (adj.)
1854, from belt (n.) + -less.
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beltway (n.)
term in U.S. for a ring highway around an urban area, especially Interstate 495 around Washington, D.C., the Capital Beltway, completed 1964; from belt (n.) + way (n.). Since c. 1978 used figurative for "Washington, D.C., and its culture" for better or worse.
Sunbelt (n.)
1969, with reference to the Southern U.S., from sun (n.) + belt (n.).
sword-belt (n.)
early 14c., from sword + belt (n.). Old English had sweordfætels "sword-belt."