emoji 🚖 oncoming taxi svg

“🚖” meaning: oncoming taxi, front of taxi Emoji

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🚖Meaning and Description

The emoji 🚖 is a yellow car with a sign on the roof that says "TAXI". It is a pictorial representation of a taxicab, which is a type of vehicle that can be hired to transport passengers to their desired destination. The emoji is shown from the front, as opposed to 🚕, which is shown from the side.

The word "taxi" comes from the taximeter, which is a device that measures the distance or time a vehicle travels and calculates the fare. In many cities, especially in the United States, yellow cabs became synonymous with taxi services because it🟡 was believed to be the easiest color to spot from a distance.

Generally, this emoji is a straightforward representation of a taxi. It's also commonly used to signify that someone is on their way, especially if they're taking a cab. Additionally, in the context of movies or pop culture, it might be used to reference iconic taxi-related scenes or songs.

In addition to traditional taxis, other ride-hailing service that operates similarly to traditional taxis can also be represented by this emoji, like Uber🚗.
💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 🚖 is oncoming taxi, it is related to oncoming, taxi, it can be found in emoji category: "🚌 Travel & Places" - "⛽ Ground Transport".

🚖Examples and Usage

🔸 I never thought that the murderer in the first episode of "Sherlock" 🕵️‍♀️ would be the taxi driver 🚖.
🔸 Taxi drivers🚖 often drive fast at the expense of safety.

🚖Basic Information

Emoji: 🚖
Shortname: oncoming taxi
Apple Name: oncoming taxi
Known as: Front Of Taxi | Taxicab
Codepoint: U+1F696 Copy
Shortcode: :oncoming_taxi: Copy
Decimal: ALT+128662
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 🚌 Travel & Places
Sub Categories: ⛽ Ground Transport
Keywords: oncoming | taxi
Proposal: L2/09‑114

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