give equal rights to; of women and minorities
free from slavery or servitude
To set free from the power of another; to liberate; as:
To free from any controlling influence, especially from anything which exerts undue or evil influence; as, to emancipate one from prejudices or error.
Freed; set at liberty.
Origin: From emancipatus, past participle of emancipare, from e + mancipare, from manceps, from manus + capere. See manual, and capable.
to set free from the power of another; to liberate; as: (a) To set free, as a minor from a parent; as, a father may emancipate a child. (b) To set free from bondage; to give freedom to; to manumit; as, to emancipate a slave, or a country
to free from any controlling influence, especially from anything which exerts undue or evil influence; as, to emancipate one from prejudices or error
set at liberty
Origin: [L. emancipatus, p. p.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
e-man′si-pāt, v.t. to set free from servitude: to free from restraint or bondage of any kind.—ns. Emancipā′tion, the act of setting free from bondage or disability of any kind: the state of being set free; Emancipā′tionist, an advocate of the emancipation of slaves; Eman′cipator; Eman′cipist, a convict who has served his time of punishment in a penal colony. [L. emancipāre, -ātum—e, away from, mancipāre, to transfer property—manceps, -cipis, one who gets property, from manus, the hand, capĕre, to take.]
The numerical value of emancipate in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of emancipate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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