Male Sign emoji | ♂️ meaning 

♂️ Male Sign emoji

♂️ meaning - Male Sign

A circle with an arrow pointing north-east represents the symbol, formally included to emojis in 2016 with Emoji 4.0. Mars symbol helped in achieving new male oriented profession emojis faster with the help of ZWJ and other already present characters. When placed after other emojis ♂️ translates the gender of the preceding character as male.

Copy and paste Male Sign emoji

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Use shortcode : :male_sign:
Note: - If you can't see the emoji, your device may not support Male Sign emoji but you can still use it on other platforms.

Representations : male sign can be represented by ♂️ emoji.

How Male Sign emoji appear on Apple, Google and other platforms?

but currently not supported in Apple, LG, HTC, Microsoft, Messenger, Mozilla

Male Sign may look different on every device. In the above images you can view how Male Sign emoji appears on different devices. Emoji of Male Sign can be used on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and many other platforms and OS but not supported in Apple, LG, HTC, Microsoft, Messenger, Mozilla. Some devices may show a blank box or X instead of Male Sign emoji as every device doesn't support each one of the emoji.

History of Male Sign emoji

This emoji was first introduced in Unicode 1.1 and was later added to Emoji 4.0. Male Sign emoji was first rolled out by Microsoft on October 26, 2012 with Windows 8.0 update. Soon Samsung, Skype, Twitter, Google added the emoji on April 27, 2013, June 1, 2015, September 20, 2016, October 20, 2016 respectively.

Male Sign in other languages

LanguageShort Name
Spanishsigno masculino
GermanMännersymbol
Frenchsymbole de l’homme
Russianмужской символ
Italiansimbolo genere maschile
Portuguesesímbolo de masculino

What is the code of Male Sign emoji?

Unicode : U+2642;U+FE0F
Hex Code
Code Point(s):    2642; fe0f
HTML Entity:   ♂️
UTF-8: E2 99 82
UTF-8 (C): E2 99 82
UTF-16: 0x2642
UTF-16 (C): 0x2642
UTF-32: 2642;FE0F
UTF-32 (C): 0x00002642; 0x0000FE0F
Decimal Code
Code Point(s): 9794
HTML Entity: ♂
UTF-16: 9794
UTF-32: 9794
Octal Code
UTF-8: 342 231 202
Other developer codes:
PHP: "\xe2\x99\x82"
Python: u"\U0002642;\U000FE0F"
Java, C++, C: "0x2642"

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