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Em*man"u*el, n.

Defn: God with us;
-- an appellation of the Christ. Isaiah 7:14. Matthew 1:23.

---excerpt from the Illustrated Bible Dictionary.

Emmanuel - God with us, Matthew 1:23). (See IMMANUEL.)

Also spelled: Immanuel - God with us.
In the Old Testament it occurs only in Isaiah 7:14 and Isaiah 8:8. Most Christian interpreters have regarded these words as directly and exclusively a prophecy of our Savior, Jesus Christ an interpretation borne out by the words of the evangelist Matthew (Matthew 1:23).

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