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Joachim Georg Kroll was a German serial killer, child molester and cannibal. He was known as the Ruhr Cannibal, Ruhr Hunter and the Duisburg Man-Eater. He was convicted of eight murders but confessed to a total of 14 which he committed in and around the Ruhr metropolitan region.
lilolaf  7/19/2017
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Joachim Löw is a German football coach, and former player. He is currently the head coach of the German national team, which he led to victory at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
cutenose  4/21/2017
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Joachim Garraud is a French DJ, remixer and producer. He is the producer of stars such as Geyster, Paul Johnson, Deep Dish, David Bowie, OMD, Kylie Minogue, Mylène Farmer, Cassius, Belamour, Kid Vicious, Saffron Hill and Culture Club.
cutenose  12/14/2016
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I like this name. It has some interesting cognates.
Jake Fax  7/6/2016
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My older brother is named this. Naturally, I like the name.
ComradeJocasta  6/1/2015
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A famous bearer is Joachim Murat (1767-1815). A brother-in-law of Napoleon Bonaparte through his marriage to Caroline Bonaparte, he received the titles Grand Duke of Berg and King of Naples. A military officer, he was also in charge of the French Army during the 2nd of May Uprising during the Peninsular War. After Napoleon's fall, he was executed by firing squad, famously asking his executioners to avoid shooting his face.
sunshinechild67  12/11/2012
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Joachim (1603-1625) was the son of John Sigismund, Elector of Brandenburg and his wife Anna.
CarolinW  7/20/2012
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Joachim (1557-1557) was the son of Augustus, Elector of Saxony and his wife Anna of Denmark.
CarolinW  6/21/2012
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Joachim (1459-1459) was the son of King Louis XI of France and his wife Charlotte.
CarolinW  6/18/2012
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Joachim (1890-1920) was the son of Wilhelm II, German Emperor and his wife Augusta.
CarolinW  6/12/2012
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Joachim Beuckelaer (1525-1574) was a Netherlandish painter.
― Anonymous User  10/13/2011
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Joachim Beuckelaer (1533–1574) was a Flemish painter. A native of Antwerp, he studied under his uncle, Pieter Aertsen.
― Anonymous User  9/15/2011
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Pronounced yo-AH-kheem in German.
― Anonymous User  3/20/2011
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Gioacchino Rossini-great Italian composer. Joiachim Murat -French general and King of Naples.
― Anonymous User  3/8/2010
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Can also be used as a surname.
-Julia-  12/20/2009
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In France it is more often pronounced "zho-ah-kim". The pronunciation "zho-ah-shen" was used in the Middle Age, though. [noted -ed]
lillinparadise  6/16/2009
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Joachim is one of the two central characters in Jostein Gaarder's novel, "The Christmas Mystery".
amelie  1/10/2009
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Also Scandinavian.
― Anonymous User  3/9/2008
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The Amish pronounce it yo-kuhm.
leananshae  12/25/2007
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Joachim is also the Slovak form. Czech form is Jáchym. Pronounced as "Ya-kheem" (short -ee-).
Karcoolka  6/17/2007
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In Polish it's not pronounced yaw-AH-kheem but yo-AH-heem.
ADT  5/15/2007
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In Portuguese this is pronounced "Zho-ah-kee".
tigerlilly  1/10/2007
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The French pronunciation is actually "zho-ah-KIM". [noted -ed]
hayat  1/4/2007
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Listen to the German pronunciation of Joachim here:
http://www.nordicnames.de/Aussprache.html.
_satu_  10/24/2006
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The current coach of the German national football team is Joachim Löw.
podolski_fan2  10/17/2006
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In Spanish it is pronounced WA-keem.
― Anonymous User  6/29/2006
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The Spanish pronunciation wouldn't actually be "WA-keem" as another user said. It would be "ho-AH-keem," though said quickly (as words in Spanish usually are) it would sound almost identical.
― Anonymous User  1/13/2007
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My younger brothers' name is Joachim. My parents say it is Hebrew also and it means "the Lord will judge".
pandabear1987  1/11/2006
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This is the first name of the Danish Prince Joachim. He is the youngest son of Queen Margrete II of Denmark and her husband Prince Henrik.
Charlie1977  10/12/2005
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The Danish pronunciation of Joachim: YO-a-kim.
Charlie1977  10/12/2005

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