What does emanate mean?

Definitions for emanateˈɛm əˌneɪt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word emanate.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. emanate(verb)

    proceed or issue forth, as from a source

    "Water emanates from this hole in the ground"

  2. exhale, give forth, emanate(verb)

    give out (breath or an odor)

    "The chimney exhales a thick smoke"


  1. emanate(Verb)

    To come from a source; stem out of

  2. emanate(Verb)

    To send or give out; manifest.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Emanate(verb)

    to issue forth from a source; to flow out from more or less constantly; as, fragrance emanates from flowers

  2. Emanate(verb)

    to proceed from, as a source or fountain; to take origin; to arise, to originate

  3. Emanate(adj)

    issuing forth; emanant

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Emanate

    em′a-nāt, v.i. to flow out or from: to proceed from some source: to arise.—adj. Em′anant, flowing from.—ns. Emanā′tion, a flowing out from a source, as the universe considered as issuing from the essence of God: the generation of the Son and the procession of the Spirit, as distinct from the origination of created beings: that which issues or proceeds from some source; Em′anatist.—adjs. Em′anative, Em′anatory, Emanā′tional. [L. emanāre, -ātume, out from, manāre, to flow.]

Anagrams for emanate »

  1. enemata, manatee


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of emanate in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of emanate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jeff Herman:

    Success gravitates toward those who are perceived to be successful. Regardless of how you feel within, you must emanate success if you want to attract people to your cause.

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