emoji 🌊 water wave svg png

“🌊” meaning: water wave, beach 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

The water wave emoji 🌊 is a curling wave of water with a foamy crest, moving to the right, often used as an ocean or beach symbol. The shape and color of the emoji may vary slightly depending on the platform, but the general design is consistent.

In many ancient civilizations, the sea and its waves were revered and often associated with gods and goddesses. For instance, in Greek mythology, Poseidon, the God of the Sea, wielded a trident🧜‍♂️ that could stir up tumultuous waves and calm seas alike. Waves have also been symbolic of life's ups and downs, representing challenges, changes, and the ebb and flow of existence.

🌊 represents water in general, as well as various bodies of water like oceans, seas, lakes, and rivers. It can also be used to indicate water activities, such as swimming, surfing, sailing, or diving. It's a favorite among beach lovers, often accompanying posts about vacations by the sea or the calming sound of waves crashing on the shore.

Additionally, it can be used as a slang term for something that is cool, trendy, or popular🔥. Sometimes it can be used as a metaphor for emotions, feelings, or situations that are intense, overwhelming, or unpredictable.

💡Extended reading and popular science

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

Wikipedia: 🌊 Wind wave
In fluid dynamics, wind waves, or wind-generated waves, are water surface waves that occur on the free surface of bodies of water. They result from the wind blowing over a fluid surface, where the contact distance in the direction of the wind is known as the fetch. Waves in the oceans can travel thousands of miles before reaching land. Wind waves on Earth range in size from small ripples, to waves over 100 ft (30 m) high, being limited by wind speed, duration, fetch, and water depth.When directly generated and affected by local waters, a wind wave system is called a wind sea (or wind waves). Wind waves will travel in a great circle route after being generated – curving slightly left in the southern hemisphere and slightly right in the northern hemisphere. After moving out of the area of fetch, wind waves are called swells and can travel thousands of miles. A noteworthy example of this are waves generated south of Tasmania during heavy winds that will travel to southern California producing desirable surfing conditions. Swell consists of wind-generated waves that are not significantly affected by the local wind at that time. They have been generated elsewhere and some time previously. Wind waves in the ocean are also called ocean surface waves, and are mainly gravity waves. Wind waves have a certain amount of randomness: subsequent waves differ in height, duration, and shape with limited predictability. They can be described as a stochastic process, in combination with the physics governing their generation, growth, propagation, and decay – as well as governing the interdependence between flow quantities such as: the water surface movements, flow velocities and water pressure. The key statistics of wind waves (both seas and swells) in evolving sea states can be predicted with wind wave models. Although waves are usually considered in the water seas of Earth, the hydrocarbon seas of Titan may also have wind-driven waves. 🔗 Wind wave
🌐: موجة رياح, Вълнение, Mořská vlna, Havbølge, Wasserwelle, Κυματισμός, Ola, موج دریا, Aalto, Vague, גל (מים), महासागरीय तरंगे, Ombak, Onda marina, 波, 파도, Jūros banga, Ūdens viļņi, Ombak, Oppervlaktegolf (vloeistofdynamica), Falowanie, Onda oceânica de superfície, Val, Ветровые волны, Vodná vlna, Водени талас, Vattenvåg, Dalga (su), Хвилі на поверхні води, Sóng biển, 波濤.

🌊Examples and Usage

🔸 How do I go surfing 🏄 when the wind blows 💨 ?
🔸 Where did you go 🌊 yesterday?
🔸 Let him dash his proud foam like a wave🌊 on the rock!

🌊Emoji Leaderboard / Trend Chart


🌊Popularity rating over time

emoji 🌊 Trend Chart svg png
Date Range: 2019-02-17 - 2024-02-11
Update Time: 2024-02-17 17:59:58 UTC
🌊and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has risen to a new level.In 2021-02 And 2021-03, its popularity showed the biggest increase.In 2018 and 2019, the trend of its popularity converge.

🌊Basic Information

Emoji: 🌊
Shortname: water wave
Apple Name: wave
Known as: Beach | Ocean Wave | Sea | Waves
Codepoint: U+1F30A Copy
Shortcode: :ocean: Copy
Decimal: ALT+127754
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 🚌 Travel & Places
Sub Categories: ☂️ Sky & Weather
Keywords: ocean | water | wave

👨‍💻Unicode Information (Advanced Usage)

🌊Combos and Memes

🌊More Languages

Language Short Name & Link
Chinese, Simplified🌊 浪花
Chinese, Traditional🌊 波浪
Indonesian🌊 ombak
Korean🌊 파도
Arabic🌊 موجة
Serbian🌊 талас
Vietnamese🌊 sóng nước
Persian🌊 موج آب
Portuguese, International🌊 onda
Czech🌊 vodní vlna