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” meaning: medical symbol, aesculapius Emoji

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Meaning and Description

The "Medical Symbol" emoji represents the Rod of Asclepius, a symbol historically associated with medicine and healing, and has become an internationally recognized symbol for the medical profession and health-related fields🧑‍⚕.

The emoji is designed as a staff with a snake🐍 coiled around it. Its ancient and significant design makes it a powerful symbol, especially in contexts related to health, medicine, and healing.

The meaning behind the Medical emoji is all about health, medicine💊, and the medical field. It's a tribute to doctors, nurses, and all those who work tirelessly to make us feel better. And you might spot the emoji when people are discussing health-related topics, sharing updates about medical appointments, or even expressing gratitude for healthcare professionals.

💡The Staff of Aesculapius is not to be confused with the Caduceus, which is another symbol of medicine that has two snakes and wings on a rod. The Caduceus is actually the symbol of Hermes, the messenger god and the patron of commerce, thieves, and travelers.
💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol is medical symbol, it is related to aesculapius, medicine, staff, it can be found in emoji category: "🛑 Symbols" - "☑️ Other Symbols".

🔸 (2695) 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.

(2695) - unqualified Emoji, See also: ⚕️ (2695 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).

Examples and Usage

🔸 Popular science: The shedding of snakes represents recovery and renew, and is regarded as a symbol of "rebirth" by people. Snake venom is both poisonous and can also be used for medicinal purposes. The snake stick also implies that the doctor is between "life and death", "health and disease”.
🔸 The Indian medical association has declared a state of medical emergency.
🔸 (2695) + emoji style (FE0F) = ⚕️ (2695 FE0F)
🔸 (2695) + text style (FE0E) = ⚕︎ (2695 FE0E)

Basic Information

Shortname: medical symbol
Known as: Aesculapius | Asklepios | Rod of Asclepius
Codepoint: U+2695 Copy
Decimal: ALT+9877
Unicode Version: 4.1 (2005-03-31)
Emoji Version: None
Categories: 🛑 Symbols
Sub Categories: ☑️ Other Symbols
Keywords: aesculapius | medical symbol | medicine | staff
Proposal: L2/16‑160

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More Languages

Language Short Name & Link
Arabic رمز طبي
Bulgarian символ за медицина
Chinese, Simplified 医疗标志
Chinese, Traditional 醫療符號
Croatian simbol medicine
Czech znak medicíny
Danish medicinsymbol
Dutch esculaap
Filipino simbolong pang-medikal
Finnish lääketieteen symboli
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