emoji 🦀 crab svg

“🦀” meaning: crab, crab cancer Emoji

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🦀Meaning and Description

This emoji shows a red crab. It's characterized by a rounded, shell-like body, two large pincers and eight legs extended on either side, and a pair of beady eyes perched on top. Live crabs are usually cyan in color and only turn red when cooked.

🦀 have been scuttling around our planet since the Jurassic period, making them ancient creatures in the truest sense. They've been a part of human culture and cuisine for centuries, particularly in coastal regions where they're abundant.

At its most basic, it's used to represent a crab, seafood, or anything related to the ocean🌊. It's a popular choice in posts about beach vacations, seafood dinners, or marine biology.

In internet culture, it's often used to symbolize feeling crabby, irritable, grumpy, or moody. It can also be used as a symbol of celebration, joy, and unity in online communities. This use was inspired by the "Crab Rave" video, which shows animated crabs dancing on an island to a catchy song. The video was originally an April Fools' joke by Monstercat, a music label, but it became viral and spawned many variations and parodies.

🦀 can also represent the zodiac sign of Cancer ♋, which is symbolized by a crab. Although the zodiac sign of Cancer has its emoji, some users prefer to choose 🦀 because it looks cuter.
💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 🦀 is crab, it is related to Cancer, zodiac, it can be found in emoji category: "🍓 Food & Drink" - "🦀 Seafood".

🦀Examples and Usage

🔸 What about steamed crabs🦀? It's not that greasy.
🔸 The crabbing season 🦀starts on Tuesday.

🦀Basic Information

Emoji: 🦀
Shortname: crab
Apple Name: crab
Known as: Crab Cancer | Red Crab
Codepoint: U+1F980 Copy
Decimal: ALT+129408
Unicode Version: 8.0 (2015-06-09)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 🍓 Food & Drink
Sub Categories: 🦀 Seafood
Keywords: Cancer | crab | zodiac
Proposal: L2/14‑174

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🦀Popularity rating over time

🦀 Trend Chart (U+1F980) - emojiall.com 100 75 50 25 0 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 🦀 www.emojiall.comemojiall.com
Date Range: 2019-06-02 - 2024-06-02
Update Time: 2024-06-06 17:31:02 UTC
🦀and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has continued to rise.In 2018 and 2019, the trend of its popularity converge.In 2018, the trend of its popularity rate began to rise.

🦀Relative Topic

🦀More Languages

Language Short Name & Link
Arabic🦀 سرطان
Bulgarian🦀 рак
Chinese, Simplified🦀 蟹
Chinese, Traditional🦀 螃蟹
Croatian🦀 rak
Czech🦀 krab
Danish🦀 krabbe
Dutch🦀 krab
Filipino🦀 alimango
Finnish🦀 rapu
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