Joel

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See also: joel and Joël

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Hebrew יוֹאֵל (yoél, Joel), from "Yahweh (is) God". As a medieval French and English given name, it is also a rendering of the Breton saint's name Judicaël (related to Joyce and Jocelyn).

Proper noun[edit]

Joel

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Wiktionary has an Appendix listing books of the Bible

  1. A male given name
  2. (biblical) A book of the Old Testament and the Hebrew Tanakh.
  3. (biblical) A minor prophet, a son of Samuel, and other Old Testament persons.

Translations[edit]


Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Joel

  1. (biblical) Joel.
  2. A male given name of biblical origin.

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Joel

  1. (biblical) Joel.
  2. A male given name of biblical origin.

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈjoel/
  • Hyphenation: Jo‧el

Proper noun[edit]

Joel

  1. (biblical) Joel.
  2. A male given name of biblical origin.

Declension[edit]


German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Joel

  1. (biblical) Joel.
  2. A male given name of biblical origin.

Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Joel

  1. (biblical) Joel.
  2. A male given name of biblical origin.

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Joel

  1. (biblical) Joel.
  2. A male given name of biblical origin.