(name, person, proper) A masculine name: var. Emmanuel, Manuel.
(person, proper) A name given by Isaiah to the Messiah of his prophecy (Isa. 7:14), later identified with Jesus Christ (Matt. 1:23)
Origin of immanuel
- From Hebrew עִמָּנוּאֵל (imanu'él), from עִמָּנוּ אֵל (imánu él, “G-d is with us”)