emoji £ pound

£” meaning: pound Emoji

Copy and paste this emoji: £ Copy

£Meaning and Description

£ is not an official Emoji, but it can be used as a Unicode character. There is another emoji with a(n) similar meaning/appearance to pound: 💷 (pound banknote), which can be used instead of £ in some cases.

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol £ is pound, it is related to currency, EGP, GBP.

🔸 £ (00A3) There is no Emoji version of this Unicode character, which means that on most mobile phones or computer systems, the character can only be displayed in black and white character style, but in a few good compatibility platforms, it can still display color picture style. The Unicode organization does not yet recommend its use as a universal emoji symbol.

Wikipedia: £ Pound sign
The pound sign £ is the symbol for the pound sterling – the currency of the United Kingdom and previously of Great Britain and of the Kingdom of England. The same symbol is used for other currencies called pound, such as the Gibraltar, Egyptian, Manx and Syrian pounds. A similar symbol ₤ (with two bars) was used on some banknotes from time to time, but the Bank of England has not done so since 1975. (This two-bar symbol is also used for currencies named lira, for example the (withdrawn) Italian lira.) In Canada and the United States, "pound sign" refers to the symbol # (number sign). 🔗 Pound sign
🌐: إشارة الجنيه, , Pundtegn, £, £, نماد پوند, Fontjel, Simbolo della sterlina, £, £, Pundtegn, Символ фунта, Simboli i Funtës, Pundtecken, Pound simgesi, £.

£Examples and Usage

🔸 £ (pound) ≈ 💷 (pound banknote)

£Emoji Leaderboard / Trend Chart


£Popularity rating over time

Date Range: 2018-09-30 - 2023-09-17
Update Time: 2023-09-24 17:04:53 UTC
£and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has leveled off.In 2022-09, its popularity showed the biggest increase.In 2020 and 2021, the trend of its popularity converge.

£Basic Information

Emoji: £
Shortname: pound
Codepoint: U+00A3 Copy
Decimal: ALT+163
Unicode Version: 1.1 (1993-06)
Emoji Version: None
Sub Categories:
Keywords: currency | EGP | GBP | pound

👨‍💻Unicode Information (Advanced Usage)

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£More Languages

Language Short Name & Link
Spanish£ libra esterlina
Korean£ 파운드화
Arabic£ جنيه
Polish£ funt
Thai£ ปอนด์
Chinese, Simplified£ 英镑符号
Chinese, Traditional£ 英鎊符號
Albanian£ stërlinë britanike
Azerbaijani£ funt