Name Joel Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Joel


Joel is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Joel?

Joel belongs to the biblical names of Hebrew origin.

What does the name Joel mean?

Joel means “Yahweh is God” (from Hebrew “yo/יֹו”, abbreviation of “yeho/יְהוֹ” = referring to the Hebrew God + “el/אֵל” = God).

Pronunciation of Joel

Variants of the name Joel

Joël Joëll

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Popularity of the name Joel

The name Joel is ranked #1169 overall.

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