Emoji dictionary 🐴 Horse Face emoji [ hawrs feys ih-moh-jee ] Published April 28, 2021 What does 🐴 Horse Face emoji mean? The Horse Face emoji 🐴 depicts the head of 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 🐎 and the Horse Racing 🏇 emoji. The Horse Face emoji 🐴 is 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). Related words 🐎 Horse emoji, 🏇 Horse Racing emoji, 🐹 Hamster Face emoji, 🐰 Rabbit Face emoji, 🦄 Unicorn Face emoji, blood horse, chalky 🦄 Unicorn Face emoji The Horse Face emoji 🐴 was approved under Unicode 6.0 in 2010. On most major platforms, the emoji resembles a stylized brown horse head facing toward the left. The WhatsApp version faces toward the right. The exact colors of the horse’s hair, mane, and muzzle vary by platform. Platforms use a similar horse face in their designs for the Unicorn Face emoji 🦄.. Horses are common and popular animals, so the Horse Face 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). The Horse Face emoji 🐴 is also occasionally used to refer to the derogatory term horse face used to describe a person with an elongated face. Examples of 🐴 Horse Face emoji Who doesn't get excited about the Kentucky Derby? 🐴 @_PaigeeYando, March 6, 2017 Really wish I owned a horse. They're so beautiful 🐴 🐴 💜 💜 @sammisays_, August 17, 2012 Who uses 🐴 Horse Face emoji? The Horse Face emoji 🐴 is commonly used to refer to real, fictional, and figurative horses. I can't wait to bring my girls horseback riding tomorrow ☀️🐴 — çärə 🌵 (@carefreexox) March 19, 2021 Unpopular Opinion: Favorite TV Show is Bojack Horseman🐴 — Cooper Gilham (@cooper_gilham) April 15, 2019 I can’t wait to cut a few inches off my hair. I feel like a horse 🐴 with this crazy mane 💇🏻♀️ — karen socorro (@fairy710) June 19, 2020 The Horse Face emoji 🐴 is often used to refer to horse racing and gambling. To all my Louisvillians… happy DERBY DAY! 🐎🐴 🌹 — Justin Thomas (@JustinThomas34) May 4, 2019 Life’s getting back to normal – just put my bet on the Grand National 🐴 — Paul Fury 💙 (@paulfury2702) April 4, 2020 Just Added CSI effect, Streisand effect, L + ratio, docufiction, goblin mode Note This is not meant to be a formal definition of 🐴 Horse Face emoji like most terms we define on Dictionary.com, but is rather an informal word summary that hopefully touches upon the key aspects of the meaning and usage of 🐴 Horse Face emoji that will help our users expand their word mastery.