Emanate Definition

emanated, emanates, emanating
emanated, emanates, emanating
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.
American Heritage
To come forth; issue, as from a source.
Webster's New World
To send forth; emit.
Webster's New World

Origin of Emanate

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

    From Wiktionary

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

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

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