Pick emoji | ⛏️ meaning 

⛏️ Pick emoji

⛏️ meaning - Pick

The pick emoji shows a single pick tool, with a sharp metallic head and a wooden or black handle, depending on the platform used. The pick is often associated with mining, and can be used represent the industry. It is also similar in appearance to the miniature pick used by archaeologists and paleontologists in excavation. It has a figurative meaning too, relying the dual meaning of the word “pick”. Someone may try and “pick apart a story”, or “chisel away” at someone or something. Combined with any number of person emojis, it can be used to signify that someone holds a grudge or resentment: having a “chip” on their shoulder.

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

Representations : Pick can be represented by ⛏️ emoji.

How Pick emoji appear on Apple, Google and other platforms?

but currently not supported in HTC, Messenger, Mozilla

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

History of Pick emoji

This emoji was first introduced in Unicode 5.2 in October, 2009 which was followed by addition to Emoji 1.0 in August, 2015. Pick emoji appeared on iOS 9.1, Android 6.0.1, EmojiOne 2.0 for the first time.

Pick in other languages

LanguageShort Name
SpanishElegir
GermanWählen
FrenchPrendre
RussianВыбирать
ItalianScegliere
PortugueseEscolha

What is the code of Pick emoji?

Unicode : U+26CF
Hex Code
Code Point(s):    26cf
HTML Entity:   ⛏
UTF-8: E2 9B 8F
UTF-8 (C): E2 9B 8F
UTF-16: 0x26cf
UTF-16 (C): 0x26CF
UTF-32: 26CF
UTF-32 (C): 0x000026CF
Decimal Code
Code Point(s): 9935
HTML Entity: ⛏
UTF-16: 9935
UTF-32: 9935
Octal Code
UTF-8: 342 233 217
Other developer codes:
PHP: "\xe2\x9b\x8f"
Python: u"\U00026CF"
Java, C++, C: "0x26CF"

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