lets break bellicose as belli + cose ...belli we can remember as sumo's with huge bellis will fight (wrestleling) each other.....so belli-cose means a warlike
BELLY+CAUSE....if you are not able to get food to eat you will fight for your belly and you will be bellicose
Belli ~ Billi (cat); two Billi (cats) very close about to attack : billi-close::bellicose
A hill between between two countries has a holy bell on top of it. The constant fights across the border as to who should own the BELL is the CAUSE of warlike situation.
remember the movie kungfu panda in which the panda uses his belly to FIGHT. :)
Bellicose sounds like varicose. Varicose veins are enlarged and tortuous vein. Your veins get large and tortuous when you're ready to fight.
Bellicose ~ Glucose , Two child are about to fight for glucose.
BELLY full of gluCOSE!! full of glucose; you are energetic,,,,want to fight!!!!!!!!!!
belli+cose ~ cose sounds like cause, a small fight can become a cause of warlike situation...