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“🙉” meaning: hear-no-evil monkey, kikazaru Emoji

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🙉Meaning and Description

Sporting a vivid red face, this playful primate is neatly rendered in a cartoon style. The monkey's wide, white eyes are open, suggesting a degree of surprise or shock. Its hands are placed over its ears, a pose that immediately suggests an unwillingness to hear something.

This monkey emoji belongs to a collection of three which together form the phrase: see no evil🙈, hear no evil🙉, speak no evil🙊. Originated from Japan, these three monkeys are the manifestation of the principle of "not dwelling on evil thoughts", and are often used as a symbol of wisdom or morality. The portraits or sculptures of the three monkeys often appear in Japanese shrines ⛩, and the three of them also have corresponding names: 🙈Mizaru, 🙉Kikazaru,🙊Iwazaru.

In terms of meaning and intended use, this emoji is typically used to express a desire to avoid certain information or to politely ignore what someone has said. Imagine a friend sends you a spoiler about the latest episode of your favorite show. Instead of responding with a plain text, you might reply with a 🙉 emoji to humorously indicate that you don't want to hear it.

Alternatively, you might use this emoji in a group chat to playfully express your disbelief or shock😲 at a shared piece of gossip. It can also be used in a more serious context, such as when someone shares news that's hard to accept or comprehend. Furthermore, this emoji can also express a sense of playfulness or mischief, similar to a child covering their ears and pretending not to hear a parent's instructions.

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 🙉 is hear-no-evil monkey, it is related to evil, face, forbidden, hear, monkey, it can be found in emoji category: "😂 Smileys & Emotion" - "🙈 Monkey Face".

Wikipedia: 🙉 Three wise monkeys
The three wise monkeys are a Japanese pictorial maxim, embodying the proverbial principle "see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil". The three monkeys are Mizaru, who sees no evil, covering his eyes Kikazaru, who hears no evil, covering his ears and Iwazaru, who speaks no evil, covering his mouth.Lafcadio Hearn refers to them as the three mystic apes.There are various meanings ascribed to the monkeys and the proverb including associations with being of good mind, speech and action. The phrase is often used to refer to those who deal with impropriety by turning a blind eye.Outside Japan the monkeys' names are sometimes given as Mizaru, Mikazaru and Mazaru, as the last two names were corrupted from the Japanese originals. The monkeys are Japanese macaques, a common species in Japan. 🔗 Three wise monkeys
🌐: القردة الحكيمة الثلاثة, Tři moudré opice, Drei Affen, Los tres monos sabios, سه میمون خردمند, Singes de la sagesse, שלושת הקופים החכמים, A három bölcs majom, Tiga monyet yang bijaksana, Le tre scimmie sagge, 三猿, Horen, zien en zwijgen (uitdrukking), Trzy mądre małpy, Três Macacos Sábios, Три обезьяны, Tri múdre opice, De tre aporna, ลิงสามตัว, Три мавпи, Khỉ tam không, 三猿.

🙉Examples and Usage

🔸 That noise! It's driving me mad! That noise!🙉
🔸 The boss turned a deaf ear to my explanation.🙉
🔸 The head winged monkey is called Nikko - also the name of the Japanese town home to the shrine featuring the Hear No Evil🙉, See No Evil🙈, Speak No Evil🙊 monkeys.

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Date Range: 2019-02-24 - 2024-02-11
Update Time: 2024-02-21 17:23:49 UTC
🙉and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has undergone several large changes.In 2022-02, its popularity showed the biggest increase.In 2018 and 2019, the trend of its popularity converge.

🙉Basic Information

Emoji: 🙉
Shortname: hear-no-evil monkey
Apple Name: hear-no-evil monkey
Known as: Kikazaru | Monkey Covering Ears
Codepoint: U+1F649 Copy
Shortcode: :hear_no_evil: Copy
Decimal: ALT+128585
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 😂 Smileys & Emotion
Sub Categories: 🙈 Monkey Face
Keywords: evil | face | forbidden | hear | hear-no-evil monkey | monkey

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