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Immanuel

[ih-man-yoo-uh l]
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  1. the name of the Messiah as prophesied by Isaiah, often represented in Christian exegesis as being Jesus Christ. Isa. 7:14.
  2. a male given name.

Origin of Immanuel

From the Hebrew word ʿimmānū'ēl literally, God is with us
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Immanuel

Emmanuel

noun
  1. Bible the child whose birth was foretold by Isaiah (Isaiah 7:14) and who in Christian tradition is identified with Jesus

Word Origin

from Hebrew `immānū'el, literally: God with us
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Word Origin and History for immanuel

Immanuel

masc. proper name; see Emmanuel.

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