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]

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 Joelilleˣ Joeleilleˣ
essive Joelina Joeleina
translative Joeliksi Joeleiksi
instructive Joelein
abessive Joelitta Joeleitta
comitative Joeleineen

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.