Emmanuel Name Meaning & Origin

Emmanuel

Pronunciation: ee-MAN-yoo-əl (key)

Origin of the name Emmanuel:

Cognate of the Hebrew Immanuel, a name derived from 'immānūēl (God is with us). The name was used in the biblical Old Testament by the prophet Isaiah in reference to the promised Messiah, and in the New Testament as another name for Jesus Christ.

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Emmanuel comes from the Bible, meaning "God is with us".
In some translations it is spelled Immanuel.

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Emmanuel, Mexican singer
Emmanuel Léopold Guillaume Francois Marie, Prince of Belgium

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