emoji ⭐ star svg png

” meaning: star, yellow star Emoji

Copy and paste this emoji: Copy

  • 2.2+

    iOS Minimum display requirements

  • 4.3+

    Android Minimum display requirements

  • 8.0+

    Windows Minimum display requirements

Meaning and Description

This emoji is a classic, five-pointed star with a yellow or golden color, depending on the platform. It has a symmetrical shape and all of its points are usually of the same size.

is based on the appearance of stars in the sky, which have been admired and studied by humans for thousands of years. Stars have been used for navigation, astrology, mythology, and symbolism in various cultures and religions.

The star can represent literal stars, such as in astronomy, space exploration, or night sky observation. It can also indicate a star🧑‍🎤 with fame and popularity, such as in entertainment, sports, or business.

Additionally, adding a to a text or a post can mark something as important or special and grab people's attention. And it is common to use this emoji to rate something on a scale of one to five stars, such as in reviews, feedbacks, or evaluations. The more stars, the higher the rating👍️.

Sometimes is used to represent dead people because some people believe that people will become stars in the sky after they die.

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol is star, it is related to , it can be found in emoji category: "🚌 Travel & Places" - "☂️ Sky & Weather".

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: Star (glyph)
In typography, a star is any of several glyphs with a number of points arrayed within an imaginary circle. 🔗 Star (glyph)
🌐: スター (記号), Gwiazda (znak typograficzny), Stjärna (glyf).

Examples and Usage

🔸 The book I bought on Amazon was broken when I received it. I didn't hesitate to give it one-star rating.
🔸 Anyway, you're a real star for being here.

🔸 (2B50) + emoji style (FE0F) = ⭐️ (2B50 FE0F)
🔸 (2B50) + text style (FE0E) = ⭐︎ (2B50 FE0E)

Emoji Leaderboard / Trend Chart


Popularity rating over time

Date Range: 2018-12-02 - 2023-11-26
Update Time: 2023-12-01 17:03:05 UTC
and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has continued to rise.In 2021-07 And 2022-07, its popularity showed the biggest increase.In 2018 and 2019, the trend of its popularity converge.

Basic Information

Shortname: star
Apple Name: Star
Known as: Yellow Star | Gold Star
Codepoint: U+2B50 Copy
Shortcode: :star: Copy
Decimal: ALT+11088
Unicode Version: 5.1 (2008-04-04)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 🚌 Travel & Places
Sub Categories: ☂️ Sky & Weather
Keywords: star

👨‍💻Unicode Information (Advanced Usage)

Combos and Memes

More Languages

Language Short Name & Link
Chinese, Simplified 星星
Lithuanian balta vidutinė žvaigždė
Kazakh жұлдыз
Latvian zvaigzne
Slovak hviezda
Serbian звезда
Hungarian csillag
Croatian zvijezda
Norwegian Bokmål stjerne