Joel

Colors Related to this Name: Blue

Qualities Related to this Name: Romantic, Nurturing

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #144 in 2013 and #154 in 2014.

Famous People

Joel Kinnaman (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Joel McHale (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Joel Madden (Singer), Joel Courtney (Movie Actor), Joel David Moore (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Joel Grey (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Joel McCrea (Movie Actor), Joel Murray (Movie Actor,TV Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: 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). Confer with Elijah.

Meaning(s):

-(biblical character) A minor prophet, a son of Samuel, and other Old Testament persons.

-(biblical) A book of the Old Testament and the Hebrew Tanakh.

-( male name -comes from the Hebrew language-)

In German

Meaning(s):

-(biblical character) Joel.

-( male name) of biblical origin.

In Swedish

Meaning(s):

-(biblical character) Joel.

-( male name) of biblical origin.

In Danish

Meaning(s):

-(biblical character) Joel.

-( male name) of biblical origin.

In Estonian

Meaning(s):

-(biblical character) Joel.

-( male name) of biblical origin.

In Finnish

Meaning(s):

-(biblical character) Joel.

-( male name) of biblical origin.

In Norwegian

Meaning(s):

-(biblical character) Joel.

-( male name) of biblical origin.