🐎 Horse emoji
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What does 🐎 Horse emoji mean?
The Horse emoji 🐎 depicts a horse. It is commonly used to refer to actual horses, horse racing, or to figurative uses of the word horse. It is often used alongside the Horse Face emoji 🐴 and the Horse Racing emoji 🏇.
The Horse emoji 🐎 is also used leading up to and during prominent horse races, such as the Kentucky Derby held annually on the first Saturday in May (May 1 in 2021).
Where does 🐎 Horse emoji come from?
The Horse emoji 🐎 was approved under Unicode 6.0 in 2010. On most major platforms, the emoji resembles a tan or chestnut-colored horse galloping to the left. The Apple version of the emoji has a green blanket on the horse’s back, and the Facebook version of the emoji has a brown saddle with a blue blanket.
Horses are common and popular animals, so the Horse emoji 🐎 is used frequently every day on social media. Besides referring to actual horses, the emoji is used in horse-based wordplay such as the phrases to horse around and horseplay. The emoji is also used to refer to rocking horses, hobby horses, and merry-go-rounds (which often feature plastic horses).
Examples of 🐎 Horse emoji
Who uses 🐎 Horse emoji?
The Horse emoji 🐎 is commonly used to refer to real, fictional, and figurative horses.
Horse riding today was so much fun! I really miss riding. 🐎
— سعيد بن حامد آل حامد (@saeedalhamed_) March 19, 2021
I think I have a mild obsession with Fluttershy from mlp like I don't even like the show that much except for their Equestrian Girls series but she's just so adorable and I want every key chain plushie 🐎💖
— sadistic witch🌸 (@zhiyingflora) July 23, 2018
They bet on the wrong horse.🐎
— MC HAMMER (@MCHammer) January 30, 2019
The Horse emoji 🐎 is often used to refer to horse racing and gambling.
For the 144th consecutive year the winner of the Kentucky Derby 🐎 has refused to talk to the media. #MrEdfor2019
— Kevin Trainor (@KTHogs) May 5, 2018
I have no idea what I’ve just bet but I hope I win 🐎😂🤞💸
— kirsten (@KirstenHopkins_) March 19, 2021
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