As verbs the difference between immigrate and emigrated
is that immigrate
is to move into a country from another one to stay permanently while emigrated
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
To move into a country from another one to stay permanently.
To leave the country in which one lives, especially one's native country, in order to reside elsewhere.
* J. H. Newman
- Forced to emigrate in a body to America.
- They [the Huns] were emigrating from Tartary into Europe in the time of the Goths.