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” meaning: up-left arrow Emoji

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  • 4.3+

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  • 8.0+

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Meaning and Description

Let's explore the "" emoji, also known as the Up-Left Arrow emoji.

This emoji is a representation of an arrow pointing towards the upper left direction. Some platforms stick to displaying the arrows alone, while others choose to emphasize them by presenting them on a blue square or circle.

The emoji is a simple yet recognizable design, signifying an upward-left arrow, is typically used to denote direction or movement towards the upper left. It's useful in several contexts, including providing directions, illustrating the progression of a process, or indicating a swipe or slide towards the upper left.

Beyond indicating direction, this emoji can also symbolize positive progress or growth, especially when used within data visualizations, charts, or diagrams. For instance, it can be deployed to represent a rising trend in a business or financial scenario. It can also be used metaphorically to represent the idea of going back or returning in other contexts.

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol is up-left arrow, it is related to arrow, direction, intercardinal, northwest, it can be found in emoji category: "🛑 Symbols" - "↩️ Arrow".

🔸 (2196) 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.

(2196) - unqualified Emoji, See also: ↖️ (2196 FE0F) - fully-qualified Emoji.

The current is a basic Emoji without variant symbols, and there are two Emoji variation sequences corresponding to it: ↖️ (emoji style, displaying colorful symbols on most new platforms) and ↖︎ (text style, displaying black and white symbols on some old platforms).
Wikipedia: Arrow (symbol)
An arrow is a graphical symbol, such as ← or →, or a pictogram, used to point or indicate direction. In its simplest form, an arrow is a triangle, chevron, or concave kite, usually affixed to a line segment or rectangle, and in more complex forms a representation of an actual arrow (e.g. ➵ U+27B5). The direction indicated by an arrow is the one along the length of the line or rectangle towards the single pointed end. 🔗 Arrow (symbol)
🌐: Pil (symbol), Pfeil (Symbol), Flecha (símbolo), فلش (نماد), Flèche (symbole), חץ (סימן), 矢印, 화살표, Pijl (symbool), Pil (figur), Seta (símbolo), Стрелка (символ), Pil (figur), Стріла (символ), 箭头.

Examples and Usage

🔸 Reminiscing the dance game 💃🎮 with friends, what we remember clearly is t the eight-key mode .Really hard! ↗️we can’t keep up!
🔸 On the top-left is essentially a standout color camera.

🔸 (2196) + emoji style (FE0F) = ↖️ (2196 FE0F)
🔸 (2196) + text style (FE0E) = ↖︎ (2196 FE0E)

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Basic Information

Shortname: up-left arrow
Known as: Diagonal Up-Left Arrow
Codepoint: U+2196 Copy
Shortcode: :arrow_upper_left: Copy
Decimal: ALT+8598
Unicode Version: 1.1 (1993-06)
Emoji Version: None
Categories: 🛑 Symbols
Sub Categories: ↩️ Arrow
Keywords: arrow | direction | intercardinal | northwest | up-left arrow

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