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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Jo·el /ˈʤo(ə)l/
 約耳書

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 Joel
      n 1: a Hebrew minor prophet
      2: an Old Testament book telling Joel's prophecies [syn: Book
         of Joel]

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

 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)

 Joel, he that wills or commands