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“💀” meaning: skull, death Emoji

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💀Meaning and Description

This emoji is a graphic representation of a human skull, typically depicted in a monochrome white color. Its hollow eyes and nasal cavity, along with its toothy grin, give it a distinct and somewhat eerie appearance.

The 💀 emoji is often used to represent death or danger in a metaphorical sense. It's a popular choice for expressing the concept of risk, fear, or the thrill of danger. It's often seen in discussions about Halloween🎃, pirates, horror movies👻, or anything related to the supernatural🧞.

However, its usage is not limited to these somber themes. In recent years, 💀 has taken on a more light-hearted and humorous role. The Gen Z (teenagers born between 1997-2012) like using it to express the idea of "dying of laughter," a modern slang term that signifies something is extremely funny, or to indicate bruh (an expression of disdain or incredulity).

In addition, it's used in gaming communities to denote a character's death or a player's defeat. Other times, it can be used to indicate that something is very old or outdated📻️.

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 💀 is skull, it is related to death, face, fairy tale, monster, Halloween, it can be found in emoji category: "😂 Smileys & Emotion" - "😠 Negative Face".

Wikipedia: 💀 Skull
The skull is a bony structure that forms the head in vertebrates. It supports the structures of the face and provides a protective cavity for the brain. The skull is composed of two parts: the cranium and the mandible. In humans, these two parts are the neurocranium and the viscerocranium (facial skeleton) that includes the mandible as its largest bone. The skull forms the anterior-most portion of the skeleton and is a product of cephalisation—housing the brain, and several sensory structures such as the eyes, ears, nose, and mouth. In humans these sensory structures are part of the facial skeleton. Functions of the skull include protection of the brain, fixing the distance between the eyes to allow stereoscopic vision, and fixing the position of the ears to enable sound localisation of the direction and distance of sounds. In some animals, such as horned ungulates (mammals with hooves), the skull also has a defensive function by providing the mount (on the frontal bone) for the horns. The English word "skull" is probably derived from Old Norse "skulle", while the Latin word cranium comes from the Greek root κρανίον (kranion). The skull is made up of a number of fused flat bones, and contains many foramina, fossae, processes, and several cavities or sinuses. In zoology there are openings in the skull called fenestrae. 🔗 Skull
🌐: جمجمة, Kəllə, Череп, করোটি, Lobanja, Lebka, Kranium, Schädel, Κρανίο, Cráneo, Kolju, جمجمه, Kallo, Crâne, גולגולת, खोपड़ी, Lubanja, Koponya, Tengkorak, Cranio, 頭蓋骨, Бас сүйек, 머리뼈, Kaukolė, Galvaskauss, Tengkorak, Schedel, Skalle, Czaszka, Crânio, Craniu, Череп, Lebka, Lobanja, Kafka, Лобања, Kranium, กะโหลกศีรษะ, Kafatası, Череп, Sọ, 颅骨.

💀Examples and Usage

🔸 When is the class over?I'm really going to die of hunger💀.
🔸 I'm dead lmao💀.

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💀Popularity rating over time

Date Range: 2018-11-18 - 2023-11-05
Update Time: 2023-11-12 17:08:29 UTC
💀and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has leveled off, but recently begun to rise.In 2019-10 And 2021-07, its popularity showed the biggest increase.In 2017 and 2018, the trend of its popularity converge.

💀Basic Information

Emoji: 💀
Shortname: skull
Apple Name: skull
Known as: Death | Grey Skull | Skeleton
Codepoint: U+1F480 Copy
Shortcode: :skull: Copy
Decimal: ALT+128128
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 😂 Smileys & Emotion
Sub Categories: 😠 Negative Face
Keywords: death | face | fairy tale | monster | skull | Halloween

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💀Combos and Memes

💀More Languages

Language Short Name & Link
Polish💀 czaszka
Korean💀 해골
Vietnamese💀 đầu lâu
Slovak💀 lebka
Norwegian Bokmål💀 hodeskalle
Hebrew💀 גולגולת
Czech💀 lebka
Romanian💀 craniu
Filipino💀 bungo
Bulgarian💀 череп