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“🐈‍⬛” meaning: black cat Emoji

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🐈‍⬛Meaning and Description

The "🐈‍⬛" is commonly known as the "Black Cat" emoji. It depicts a full-bodied black cat, usually standing on all fours, and often facing to the left. The features of the cat, including its fur, ears, tail, and facial expression, are designed in a simplistic and stylized manner.

This emoji is used to represent cats in general, pets, and themes of independence or curiosity often associated with cats. Whether you're a cat lover, feeling a little playful, or just want to add some feline charm to your messages, this emoji is the purr-fect choice.

Black cats have different symbolism and superstitions in various cultures. In some cultures, they are considered good luck🍀, while in others, they're seen as omens of bad luck. For example, in Japanese folklore, black cats are generally seen as good luck, particularly for single women. Meanwhile, in Western cultures, black cats are often associated with witchcraft🧙 and bad luck. Yet, no matter the superstition, there's a day dedicated to celebrating black cats in the United States called Black Cat Appreciation Day, which is on August 17th📅.

You can use it on social media to express your love for cats, to comment on someone’s cute cat photo, or to show your playful or feeling 'pawsitively🐾' happy. And it is not just about signifying our love for cats, it's also developed a hidden meaning, symbolizing a playful or mysterious nature, much like our feline companions. When someone posts a photo with the 🐈‍⬛ emoji, they might be feeling a little mischievous or showing off their independent spirit!
💡Extended reading and popular science

🐈‍⬛ (black cat) = 🐈 (cat) + ⬛ (black large square)


The meaning of emoji symbol 🐈‍⬛ is black cat, it is related to black, cat, unlucky, it can be found in emoji category: "🐵 Animals & Nature" - "🐀 Mammal".

🐈‍⬛ is a zero-width joiner sequence, which is formed by combining 1 ZWJ zero width joiner and 2 individual Emoji. These individual Emojis are: 🐈 (cat), ⬛ (black large square). The new Emoji formed is displayed as a single Emoji: 🐈‍⬛ on some platforms with good compatibility, but it may also be displayed as multiple Emojis put together: 🐈⬛ on some platforms with poor compatibility.

🐈‍⬛Examples and Usage

🔸 Have you ever heard the story 🐈‍⬛ "A cat has nine lives"? It was because people killed a black cat turned from a 🧙 witch, she could change it eight more times.
🔸 🐈‍⬛ = 🐈 + ⬛

🐈‍⬛Basic Information

Emoji: 🐈‍⬛
Shortname: black cat
Codepoint: U+1F408 200D 2B1B Copy
Decimal: ALT+128008 ALT+8205 ALT+11035
Unicode Version: None
Emoji Version: 13.0 (2020-03-10) New
Categories: 🐵 Animals & Nature
Sub Categories: 🐀 Mammal
Keywords: black | cat | unlucky
Proposal: L2/19‑277

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