Joel

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See also: joel, Jóel, Joēl, jöl, and Joël

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew יוֹאֵל(yoél, Yahweh (is) God). As a medieval French and English given name, it is also from Breton Judicaël (related to Joyce and Jocelyn). Cf. Elijah.

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Joel

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  1. A male given name from Hebrew
  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.

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Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew יוֹאֵל‎.

Proper noun[edit]

Joel ?

  1. (biblical) Joel (prophet)
  2. (biblical) Joel (book of the Bible)

Danish[edit]

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Joel

  1. (biblical) Joel.
  2. a male given name from Hebrew of biblical origin

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Joel

  1. (biblical) Joel.
  2. a male given name from Hebrew of biblical origin

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew יוֹאֵל(yoél).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈjoel/, [ˈjo̞e̞l]
  • Rhymes: -oel
  • Syllabification(key): Jo‧el

Proper noun[edit]

Joel

  1. (biblical) Joel.
  2. a male given name from Hebrew of biblical origin

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Joel (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Joel Joelit
genitive Joelin Joelien
partitive Joelia Joeleja
illative Joeliin Joeleihin
singular plural
nominative Joel Joelit
accusative nom. Joel Joelit
gen. Joelin
genitive Joelin Joelien
partitive Joelia Joeleja
inessive Joelissa Joeleissa
elative Joelista Joeleista
illative Joeliin Joeleihin
adessive Joelilla Joeleilla
ablative Joelilta Joeleilta
allative Joelille Joeleille
essive Joelina Joeleina
translative Joeliksi Joeleiksi
instructive Joelein
abessive Joelitta Joeleitta
comitative Joeleineen
Possessive forms of Joel (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Joelini Joelimme
2nd person Joelisi Joelinne
3rd person Joelinsa

German[edit]

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Joel

  1. (biblical) Joel.
  2. a male given name from Biblical Hebrew

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From various languages, ultimately from Hebrew יוֹאֵל‎.

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Joel ?

  1. A male given name in English, Basque, Catalan, Cebuano, Czech, Danish, Estonian, Finnish, German, Manx, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Scots, Slovak, Slovene, Spanish, Swedish, Tagalog, or Welsh
  2. A surname in English or German

References[edit]

  1. ^ Joel in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

Norwegian[edit]

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Joel

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

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Ioel, from Ancient Greek Ἰωήλ (Iōḗl), from Biblical Hebrew יוֹאֵל‎(yoél).

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Joel m pers

  1. (biblical) Joel (Biblical character)
  2. a male given name, equivalent to English Joel

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Further reading[edit]

  • Joel in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Joel in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: (Portugal) -ɛl
  • Hyphenation: Jo‧el

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Joel m

  1. (biblical) Joel (a book of the Bible)
  2. (biblical) Joel (a minor biblical prophet)
  3. a male given name from Hebrew, equivalent to English Joel

Slovak[edit]

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Joel m (genitive singular Joela, nominative plural Joelovia, declension pattern of chlap)

  1. (religion) Joel

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Spanish[edit]

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Joel m

  1. (biblical) Joel (the book of the Bible)
  2. (biblical) Joel (prophet)

Swedish[edit]

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Joel c (genitive Joels)

  1. (biblical) Joel.
  2. a male given name from Hebrew of biblical origin