What does Joel mean?


The name 'Joel' originates from the Hebrew name Yo'el and means 'Yahweh is God' or 'Jehovah is God'. Some sources state that this name also means 'strong-willed'. In the Bible, Joel was a prophet who, although not very prominent, wrote the book of Joel.
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a Minor Prophet of the postexilic period.
a book of the Bible bearing his name.
a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “the Lord is God.”
Source: Dictionary.com
The name Joel means 'The Lord is God' in reference to Joel the prophet in the Old Testament. It's a name used in Swedish, English, French and Spanish speaking countries and has been featured in the top 60 names in these countries including Northern Ireland and the US.
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