Emanate meaning

ĕmə-nāt
To come or send forth, as from a source.

Light that emanated from a lamp; kindness that emanated from a teacher; a stove that emanated a steady heat; a singer who emanated deep sadness.

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(intransitive) To come from a source; issue from.

Fragrance emanates from flowers.

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(rare) To send or give out; manifest.
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Emanate is defined as to come from or send forth.

An example of emanate is music coming out of speakers.

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To come forth; issue, as from a source.
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To send forth; emit.
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Origin of emanate

  • Latin ēmānāre ēmānāt- to flow out ē-, ex- ex- mānāre to flow

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin emanare (“to flow out, spring out of, arise, proceed from”), from e (“out”) + manare (“to flow”).

    From Wiktionary