immanent (adj.) Look up immanent at
"indwelling, remaining within, inherent," 1530s, via French immanent (14c.) or directly from Late Latin immanens, present participle of immanere "to dwell in, remain in," from assimilated form of in- "into, in, on, upon" (see in- (2)) + Latin manere "to dwell" (see manor). In medieval philosophy contrasted with transitive; later with transcendent. Related: Immanently.