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“🐘” meaning: elephant Emoji

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🐘Meaning and Description

The Elephant emoji 🐘 is known for its grandeur in the real world. This emoji depicts a left-facing full-bodied elephant that has a long trunk, large flappy ears, and sturdy legs. It's portrayed in varying shades of grey, filled with a kind of gentle wisdom that sets this emoji apart.

It can be used to represent the animal itself, or metaphorically to symbolize wisdom, strength, loyalty, and patience. Have you ever heard the phrase "elephants never forget"? So the elephant emoji can be used to suggest someone got a really great memory🤔.

On social media, the elephant emoji has a range of uses that go beyond its literal representation. 🐘 can be used in posts or stories to express a love for wildlife or to indicate that someone is on a safari trip. It can be also used to promote wildlife conservation causes, particularly those focusing on elephants🛡.

In the political sphere, netizens might employ the elephant emoji to represent the Republican Party in the United States. 💡The Republican Party's association with the elephant dates back to a 19th-century political cartoon. In 1874, cartoonist Thomas Nast sketched a piece called "The Third-Term Panic," which featured an elephant emblazoned with "The Republican Vote," symbolizing power and steadiness. Nast's illustration resonated with the public, presenting the elephant as a symbol of strength and dependability representing the Republican electorate. This depiction eventually solidified the connection between the elephant and the Republican Party in the public consciousness, and it remains a powerful symbol to this day. And by the way, as the contrast to the elephant🐘, the donkey was taken up as the symbol of the Democrat Party, the Republicans' main competitor.

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 🐘 is elephant, it is related to , it can be found in emoji category: "🐵 Animals & Nature" - "🐀 Mammal".

Wikipedia: 🐘 Elephant
Elephants are mammals of the family Elephantidae and the largest existing land animals. Three species are currently recognised: the African bush elephant, the African forest elephant, and the Asian elephant. Elephantidae is the only surviving family of the order Proboscidea; extinct members include the mastodons. The family Elephantidae also contains several now-extinct groups, including the mammoths and straight-tusked elephants. African elephants have larger ears and concave backs, whereas Asian elephants have smaller ears, and convex or level backs. Distinctive features of all elephants include a long proboscis called a trunk, tusks, large ear flaps, massive legs, and tough but sensitive skin. The trunk is used for breathing, bringing food and water to the mouth, and grasping objects. Tusks, which are derived from the incisor teeth, serve both as weapons and as tools for moving objects and digging. The large ear flaps assist in maintaining a constant body temperature as well as in communication. The pillar-like legs carry their great weight. Elephants are scattered throughout sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia, and Southeast Asia and are found in different habitats, including savannahs, forests, deserts, and marshes. They are herbivorous, and they stay near water when it is accessible. They are considered to be keystone species, due to their impact on their environments. Elephants have a fission–fusion society, in which multiple family groups come together to socialise. Females (cows) tend to live in family groups, which can consist of one female with her calves or several related females with offspring. The groups, which do not include bulls, are led by the (usually) oldest cow, known as the matriarch. Males (bulls) leave their family groups when they reach puberty, and may live alone or with other males. Adult bulls mostly interact with family groups when looking for a mate. They enter a state of increased testosterone and aggression known as musth, which helps them gain dominance over other males as well as reproductive success. Calves are the centre of attention in their family groups and rely on their mothers for as long as three years. Elephants can live up to 70 years in the wild. They communicate by touch, sight, smell, and sound; elephants use infrasound, and seismic communication over long distances. Elephant intelligence has been compared with that of primates and cetaceans. They appear to have self-awareness, and appear to show empathy for dying and dead family members. African elephants are listed as vulnerable and Asian elephants as endangered by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). One of the biggest threats to elephant populations is the ivory trade, as the animals are poached for their ivory tusks. Other threats to wild elephants include habitat destruction and conflicts with local people. Elephants are used as working animals in Asia. In the past, they were used in war; today, they are often controversially put on display in zoos, or exploited for entertainment in circuses. Elephants are highly recognisable and have been featured in art, folklore, religion, literature, and popular culture. 🔗 Elephant
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🐘Examples and Usage

🔸 Now more and more people pay attention to protect elephant 🐘.
🔸 People also kill elephants🐘 for their ivory.

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🐘Popularity rating over time

Date Range: 2018-12-02 - 2023-11-19
Update Time: 2023-11-26 17:42:38 UTC
🐘and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has continued to rise.In 2019-07,2020-03 And 2020-04, its popularity showed the biggest increase.In 2018 and 2019, the trend of its popularity converge.In 2020, the trend of its popularity rate began to rise.

🐘Basic Information

Emoji: 🐘
Shortname: elephant
Apple Name: elephant
Codepoint: U+1F418 Copy
Shortcode: :elephant: Copy
Decimal: ALT+128024
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 🐵 Animals & Nature
Sub Categories: 🐀 Mammal
Keywords: elephant

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