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Joel (Given name)

Joel is a name for boys. The name is a form of Yoel and originates from Hebrew. On our website 11 people with the name Joel rated their name with 4.5 stars(out of 5). So they seem very satisfied! Abroad this is a perfectly fine name. Joel is in the top1000 of most popular names on facebook on position 179. Nicknames for Joel are Joey, Joe and Yoko.
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Meaning of Joel

The meaning of Joel is: "Jehovah is God. .Strong - willed. The name of a Breton saint. The biblical prophet Joel wrote the Book of Joel.".


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Suitable names for a brother of Joel are: William, Erik, Tomas, Ricardo, Kennedy. Suitable names for a sister of Joel are: Jessica, Jorja, Katherine, Alexia, Ycel. View more suitable names.


Joel occurs in the following categories:
Boy names with lowest rating83 namesBaby boy names with 4 letters250 namesNames beginning with J250 namesBaby boy names with one syllable100 namesPopular boy names in Czech Republic250 names

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Joel 52 years old   5-12-2013
My wife thought my name was Joe for the first 6 months we were dating....she felt really stupid when she learned it was Joel & not Joe..I just didnt have the heart to correct her & make her feel the way it was a coworker that broke the news to her..

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