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joel


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Joel 
  Jehovah  is  his  God.  (1.)  The  oldest  of  Samuel's  two  sons 
  appointed  by  him  as  judges  in  Beersheba  (1  Sam.  8:2).  (See 
  VASHNI  (n/a).)  (2.)  A  descendant  of  Reuben  (1  Chr.  5:4,8).  (3.) 
  One  of  David's  famous  warriors  (1  Chr.  11:38).  (4.)  A  Levite  of 
  the  family  of  Gershom  (1  Chr.  15:7,  11).  (5.)  1  Chr.  7:3.  (6.)  1 
  Chr.  27:20.  (7.)  The  second  of  the  twelve  minor  prophets.  He  was 
  the  son  of  Pethuel.  His  personal  history  is  only  known  from  his 
  book. 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Joel,  he  that  wills  or  commands