Yoel - boys name

Yoel name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 77%

Yoel name meaning:

The name Yoel is of Hebrew origin and has a significant meaning. Yoel is derived from the Hebrew name "Yahweh," which means "God" or "the Lord," and "El," which means "mighty" or "powerful." Therefore, Yoel can be translated to mean "God is mighty" or "God is powerful."

In the Bible, Yoel is also the name of a minor prophet who lived during the reign of King Uzziah. His book, known as the Book of Joel, focuses on the importance of repentance and the consequences of disobedience. The name Yoel carries with it a sense of devotion, strength, and faith in the divine.

Parents who choose the name Yoel for their son may do so to instill a sense of divine strength and trust in God. It is a name that reflects a belief in the power and might of the Lord and may serve as a reminder of the importance of faith and devotion in one's life.

Origin: Hebrew

God prevails.

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Overall UK ranking: 1117 out of 4789

25 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Yoel

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