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“🕯” meaning: candle Emoji

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🕯Meaning and Description

This is a burning candle. It shows on some platforms as a candle placed on a candlestick. It represents a way of lighting or light source, but it is more used in birthdays, festivals, religions, prayers, memorials, and other scenes. It can be used with 🙏(hands folded) to express prayer and commemoration.

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 🕯 is candle, it is related to light, it can be found in emoji category: "⌚ Objects" - "💡 light & video".

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).

🔸 🕯 (1F56F) There is no Emoji version of this Unicode character, which means that on most mobile phones or computer systems, the character can only be displayed in black and white character style, but in a few good compatibility platforms, it can still display color picture style. The Unicode organization does not yet recommend its use as a universal emoji symbol.

🕯 (1F56F) - unqualified Emoji, See also: 🕯️ (1F56F FE0F) - fully-qualified Emoji.

Wikipedia: 🕯 Candle
A candle is an ignitable wick embedded in wax, or another flammable solid substance such as tallow, that provides light, and in some cases, a fragrance. A candle can also provide heat or a method of keeping time. A person who makes candles is traditionally known as a chandler. Various devices have been invented to hold candles, from simple tabletop candlesticks, also known as candle holders, to elaborate candelabra and chandeliers.For a candle to burn, a heat source (commonly a naked flame from a match or lighter) is used to light the candle's wick, which melts and vaporizes a small amount of fuel (the wax). Once vaporized, the fuel combines with oxygen in the atmosphere to ignite and form a constant flame. This flame provides sufficient heat to keep the candle burning via a self-sustaining chain of events: the heat of the flame melts the top of the mass of solid fuel; the liquefied fuel then moves upward through the wick via capillary action; the liquefied fuel finally vaporizes to burn within the candle's flame. As the fuel (wax) is melted and burned, the candle becomes shorter. Portions of the wick that are not emitting vaporized fuel are consumed in the flame. The incineration of the wick limits the length of the exposed portion of the wick, thus maintaining a constant burning temperature and rate of fuel consumption. Some wicks require regular trimming with scissors (or a specialized wick trimmer), usually to about one-quarter inch (~0.7 cm), to promote slower, steady burning, and also to prevent smoking. Special candle-scissors called "snuffers" were produced for this purpose in the 20th century and were often combined with an extinguisher. In modern candles, the wick is constructed so that it curves over as it burns. This ensures that the end of the wick gets oxygen and is then consumed by fire—a self-trimming wick. 🔗 Candle
🌐: شمعة, Şam (işıq), Свещ, মোমবাতি, Svíčka, Levende lys, Kerze, Κερί (αντικείμενο), Vela (iluminación), Küünal, شمع, Kynttilä, Bougie, נר, मोमबत्ती, Svijeća, Gyertya, Lilin, Candela (illuminazione), ろうそく, Балауыз шам, 양초, Žvakė, Svece, Lilin, Kaars, Levende lys, Świeca, Vela, Lumânare, Свеча, Svieca, Sveča, Qiriu, Свећа, Levande ljus, เทียนไข, Mum, Свічка, Nến, 蜡烛.

🕯Examples and Usage

🔸 Kobe left us and rest in peace, 6 billion fans miss you. 🕯 🙏
🔸 Everyone took candles 🕯 and walked into the cave.


🔸 🕯 (1F56F) + emoji style (FE0F) = 🕯️ (1F56F FE0F)
🔸 🕯 (1F56F) + text style (FE0E) = 🕯︎ (1F56F FE0E)

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🕯Basic Information

Emoji: 🕯
Shortname: candle
Codepoint: U+1F56F Copy
Decimal: ALT+128367
Unicode Version: 7.0 (2014-06-16)
Emoji Version: None
Categories: ⌚ Objects
Sub Categories: 💡 light & video
Keywords: candle | light

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