A figure whose birth the Book of Isiah prophesizes.
Origin: From עמנואל, from
god with us; -- an appellation of the Christ
Origin: [Heb. 'immnl, fr. 'im with + n us + l God.]
Immanuel is a symbolic name which appears in chapters 7 and 8 of the Book of Isaiah as part of a prophecy assuring king Ahaz of Judah of God's protection against enemy kings; it is quoted in the Gospel of Matthew as a sign verifying the divine status of Jesus.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
Emmanuel, i-man′ū-el, e-, n. a name given to Jesus (Matt. i. 23) as the son of a virgin (Is. vii. 14). [Heb., lit. 'God-with-us.']
The numerical value of immanuel in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of immanuel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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