Menu

Yoel

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yoel mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yoel

User Submitted Origins

Eritrea
50%
Hebrew
36%
English
5%
Amharic
2%
Korean
2%
Spanish
2%
Indonesian
2%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Yoel means "God is willing (in Hebrew: Jehovah is God)".
  2. According to a user from Maryland, U.S., the name Yoel means "Son of god".
  3. A user from California, U.S. says the name Yoel is of Amharic origin and means "Love".
names by meaning.

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Yoel to us below

International Interest
Also see international interest

Notable Persons Named Yoel

Notable Persons Named Yoel

Yoel Romero

Yoel was born on April 30th, 1977 in Pinar del Río.

Popularity:
Yoel

Yoel is a soccer player for the Rayo Vallecano, Valencia CF, Celta de Vigo, Celta de Vigo B, CD Lugo, and Spain national under-19 football team. Yoel was born on August 28th, 1988 in Vigo, Spain. Yoel is also known as Yoel.

Popularity:
Yoel Judah

Yoel was born in 1956.

Popularity:
Yoel Razvozov

Yoel was born on July 5th, 1980 in Birobidzhan.

Popularity:
Yoel Hoffmann

Yoel was born in 1937.

Popularity:
Yoel Hasson

Yoel was born on April 4th, 1972 in Tel Aviv.

Popularity:
  • Yoel Palgi
    El Al

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yoel

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yoel

Yoel

Yoel is a soccer player for the Rayo Vallecano, Valencia CF, Celta de Vigo, Celta de Vigo B, CD Lugo, and Spain national under-19 football team. Yoel was born on August 28th, 1988 in Vigo, Spain. Yoel is also known as Yoel.

Popularity:
Oren Yoel

Oren Yoel is a record producer, multi-instrumentalist, and songwriter. His ongoing career started in 2008.

Popularity:

Fun Facts about the name Yoel

  • How Popular is the name Yoel? Yoel is the 4,965th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yoel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,413 babies born with the first name Yoel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yoel to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yoel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yoel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yoel is Friday, January 12th, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Yoel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yoel was in 2019 with a total of 174 babies.
  • Random Yoel Factoid: According to the 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yoel is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 9 babies in New York have the same name in 1978.
  • Weird things about the name Yoel: The name spelled backwards is Leoy. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Yeol. How do you pronounce that?
  • Related Names by Origin

    Rank Name Gender
    460 Soliana Girl
    317 Natnael Boy
    153 Bereket Boy
    467 Dawit Boy
    629 Robel Boy
    207 Naod Boy
    175 Yanett Girl
    427 Eldana Girl
    320 Betania Girl
    244 Filimon Boy

    Related Names by Gender

    Rank Name Origin
    176 Ziair African American
    329 Leng Chinese
    170 Zameer Islamic/Muslim
    140k Xavier English
    170 Zackrey
    264 Aveer Indian (Sanskrit)
    152 Vane English
    105 Daden English
    1k Taquan African American
    4.4m Michael Hebrew