Name: Emmanuel

Origin and Meaning of the Name Emmanuel

  • Meaning:
    God is with us
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (eh MAN yoo ell); (eh MAHN yoo ell); (ee MAN yoo ell); (eh mah nu EL)
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Miscellaneous Info for Emmanuel

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  • Used in:
    English and French speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Latinate form of the Hebrew name Immanuel through the Greek cognate Emmmanouel.
    The prophet Isaiah envisioned the name of the Messiah as being Immanuel in the Old Testament. In the New Testament, it is another name for Jesus Christ.

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