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A Hebrew prophet of the sixth century bc.
[Hebrew yô'ēl, Yahweh (is) God : yô, Yahweh; see hwy in Semitic roots + 'ēl, God; see ʔl in Semitic roots.]
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1. (Bible) a Hebrew prophet
2. (Bible) the book containing his oracles
1. a Minor Prophet of the postexilic period.
2. a book of the Bible bearing his name.
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|Noun||1.||Joel - a Hebrew minor prophet|
|2.||Joel - an Old Testament book telling Joel's prophecies|
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible