From the Nous, as second emanation, proceeds the world-soul.
The universe is an emanation from the perfect, and an effort towards perfection.
Spiritualists affirm that the soul is an emanation from God, while I contend that it is an emanation of the brain.
I thought heartily: and no emanation from any menore was ever more sincere.
So arose among them the imposing doctrines of emanation and absorption.
What is the beauty of yonder maiden but an emanation from the divine?
They describe attempts to obtain neon by the action of emanation on water.
Every fuel hold was filled to capacity, with no leakage and no emanation.
Philo, the Jew, who lived in the time of Caligula, based his philosophy on the theory of emanation.
He explained the universe as an emanation from Brahman, which is all in all.
1560s, from Late Latin emanationem (nominative emanatio), noun of action from past participle stem of Latin emanare "flow out, arise, proceed," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + manare "to flow," from PIE root *ma- "damp."
emanation em·a·na·tion (ěm'ə-nā'shən)
Something that issues from a source; an emission.
Any of several radioactive gases that are isotopes of radon and are products of radioactive decay.