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Usage examples for emanation

  1. Occasionally he professes to be conscious of an electric current, which he is able to produce at certain times and in a certain state of mind; this emanation protects his body against influences fatal to others, and enables him, for instance, to hold live coals in his hand, and to thrust his whole head into the chimney fire. – Modern Magic by Maximilian Schele de Vere
  2. He is a symbol of you- and almost an emanation – Love and Lucy by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  3. He had passed from incredulity to belief, from belief to incredulity, and when at last incredulity was firmly established, and the story to which he had listened proved the emanation of a drugged and heated brain, lo! – The Affair at the Semiramis Hotel by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  4. What is the beauty of yonder maiden but an emanation from the divine? – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill
  5. He felt himself glowing with a strange emanation he even fancied that she was turning mechanically towards him, as a flower might turn towards the fervent sunlight. – The Bell-Ringer of Angel's and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  6. Her accent, her look, the tones of her voice, some emanation of deep humanity from her whole person, reached Sylvia's inner self, the first message that had penetrated to that core of her being since the deadly, echoing news of the telegram. – The Bent Twig by Dorothy Canfield
  7. Some vital power, an emanation from that single principle of Love which ruled her life, passed from the breath of the sleeping child into her body. – Virginia by Ellen Glasgow
  8. The emanation from the solution must not be breathed. –  by
  9. " Prophecy," he says, " is, in truth and reality, an emanation sent forth by the Divine Being through the medium of the Active Intellect, in the first instance to man's rational faculty, and then to his imaginative faculty; it is the highest degree ... – Jewish Literature and Other Essays by Gustav Karpeles
  10. The rate of decay of this activity depends on the time of exposure to the emanation and does not always show the usual simple type of curve. – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  11. It was the emanation of a worthy tradition, older than ourselves, that was re- kindled and was glowing, and that would be here when we are not. – Waiting for Daylight by Henry Major Tomlinson
  12. Having thus taken a general view of the activity - the inner life, as it were - of the Earth, in respect to its internal heat, its electro- magnetic tension, its emanation of light at the poles, and its irregularly- recurring phenomena of motion, we will now proceed to the consideration of the material products, the chemical changes in the earth's surface, and the composition of the atmosphere, which are all dependent on planetary vital activity. – COSMOS: A Sketch of the Physical Description of the Universe, Vol. 1 by Alexander von Humboldt
  13. " Thy looks, thy actions, all thy beauteous self seem an emanation of divinity," said Theodore; " but thy words are dark and mysterious. – The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole
  14. An Infinite Spirit, of which the individual soul is an emanation pervades the universe, and at death the finite spirit is reabsorbed by the Infinite. – Roman Society from Nero to Marcus Aurelius by Samuel Dill
  15. To be set aside, and on the very night that his child, whose melody was but an emanation of his own, was to perform,- set aside for some new rival: it was too much for a musician's flesh and blood. – Zanoni by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  16. And Jason himself felt the emanation from her of some new power that was beginning to chain his thoughts to her. – The Heart Of The Hills by John Fox, Jr.
  17. Every other manifestation of love can be traced back to that one absorbingly real feeling, of which all other affections are but an emanation a connection, or an imitation. – The Perfect Wagnerite A Commentary on the Niblung's Ring by George Bernard Shaw
  18. So Pantheism has its own scheme, not of creation, for there is no place in Pantheism for creation, but rather of emanation – Modern Religious Cults and Movements by Gaius Glenn Atkins
  19. The sunshine had gone, and over the moor the light was grey; grey clouds hung low in the sky, and as he looked down at her, it seemed to Zebedee that Helen was some emanation of grey earth and air. – Moor Fires by E. H. (Emily Hilda) Young
  20. As the One comes down from emanation to emanation and from plane to plane He is always more deeply entangled in the veil of things, until on our last and lowest plane He is seven times enwrapped and smothered. – Modern Religious Cults and Movements by Gaius Glenn Atkins
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