emoji 😈 smiling face with horns svg png

“😈” meaning: smiling face with horns, devil Emoji

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    Android 😈Minimum display requirements

  • 8.0+

    Windows 😈Minimum display requirements

😈Meaning and Description

This vivid purple icon showcases two pointy, upward-facing horns atop its forehead, wickedly arching eyebrows, and a sly, toothy grin that stretches from one cheek to the other, adding a hint of mischievous charm to its devilish demeanor.

The emoji 😈 is based on the image of a devil, a supernatural being that represents evil and temptation in many religions and cultures. The devil is often depicted as having horns, a tail, and a pitchfork. The word "devil" comes from the Greek word "diabolos", which means "slanderer" or "accuser". The devil is also known by other names, such as Satan, Lucifer, Beelzebub, and Mephistopheles.

Although this emoji shows the image of the devil, people do not often use it to represent the devil. 😈 is usually used to indicate mischief, naughtiness, or devilish behavior, with a pinch of playful spirit. It also serves as a trendy digital fashion accessory in selfies🤳 or outfit photos, illustrating a bold or edgy personal style. And, in the spirit of Halloween🎃, it's a popular choice to convey the excitement and fun of dressing up and indulging in some spooky festivities.

It can also be used to express a sense of excitement or enthusiasm for something slightly rebellious or daring, like pulling a harmless prank. Moreover, 😈 has found its way into discussions of favorite villains or antagonists in movies or books, bringing a fun twist to fandom conversations.

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 😈 is smiling face with horns, it is related to face, fairy tale, fantasy, horns, smile, it can be found in emoji category: "😂 Smileys & Emotion" - "😠 Negative Face".

Wikipedia: 😈 Devil
A devil is the personification of evil as it is conceived in various cultures and religious traditions. It is seen as the objectification of a hostile and destructive force.It is difficult to specify a particular definition of any complexity that will cover all of the traditions, beyond that it is a manifestation of evil. It is meaningful to consider the devil through the lens of each of the cultures and religions that have the devil as part of their mythos.The history of this concept intertwines with theology, mythology, psychiatry, art and literature, maintaining a validity, and developing independently within each of the traditions. It occurs historically in many contexts and cultures, and is given many different names—Satan, Lucifer, Beelzebub, Mephistopheles, Al-Shaytan—and attributes: It is portrayed as blue, black, or red; it is portrayed as having horns on its head, and without horns, and so on. The idea of the devil has been taken seriously often, but not always, for example when devil figures are used in advertising and on candy wrappers. 🔗 Devil
🌐: خناس, Дявол, Ďábel, Djævel, Teufel, Διάβολος, Diablo, شیطان (کلی), Diable, Vrag, Diavolo, 悪魔, Жын, 악마, Velns, Duivel, Diabeł, Diabo, Diavol, Дьявол, Diabol (stelesnenie zla), Ђаво, Djävulen, มาร, Диявол, Hung thần, 魔鬼.

😈Examples and Usage

🔸 Am I evil for laughing at that?😈
🔸 A baby has no knowledge of good👼 and evil😈.

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😈Popularity rating over time

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Date Range: 2019-02-24 - 2024-02-11
Update Time: 2024-02-21 17:08:39 UTC
😈and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has continued to rise.In 2017 and 2020, the trend of its popularity converge.In 2020, the trend of its popularity rate began to rise.

😈Basic Information

Emoji: 😈
Shortname: smiling face with horns
Apple Name: smiling face with horns
Known as: Devil | Devil Horns | Happy Devil | Purple Devil | Red Devil
Codepoint: U+1F608 Copy
Shortcode: :smiling_imp: Copy
Decimal: ALT+128520
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 😂 Smileys & Emotion
Sub Categories: 😠 Negative Face
Keywords: face | fairy tale | fantasy | horns | smile | smiling face with horns

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