1. [ noun ] something that is emitted or radiated (as a gas or an odor or a light etc.)
Related terms: substance ectoplasm emanate
2. [ noun ] the act of emitting; causing to flow forth
Synonyms: emission
Related terms: egress radiation discharge emit emanate
3. [ noun ] (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost
Synonyms: rise procession

"the emanation of the Holy Spirit" "the rising of the Holy Ghost" "the doctrine of the procession of the Holy Spirit from the Father and the Son"

Related terms: origin theology
Similar spelling:   emendation