Emoji dictionary 🧜♀️ Mermaid emoji [mur-meyd ih-moh-jee] Published May 8, 2018 What does 🧜♀️ Mermaid emoji mean? The mermaid emoji depicts a mermaid, a mythical woman with the tail of a fish instead of legs. It is used in text messages and on social media to mark content dealing with the ocean, swimming, feminine beauty, and, well, mermaids. Related words: Ariel Merman Sirens The Little Mermaid Water wave emoji Where does 🧜♀️ Mermaid emoji come from? Examples of 🧜♀️ Mermaid emoji This look I did is so spring ocean 🌊 mermaid 🧜♀️ vibes #beauty #makeup #eyeshadow @TheRealClarity_, April, 2018 Plastic and our oceans mer-NOT-maid for each other. We need #OceanConservation now more than ever 🌊🧜♀️ @4OceanBracelets, April, 2018 Swimming up to the bar is one of my favorite vacation activities. 🧜♀️🍹 Wait. That does count as being active, right? 😏... @KiraSolomon, January, 2018 SEE MORE EXAMPLES Who uses 🧜♀️ Mermaid emoji? The mermaid emoji is used in social-media posts when talking about mermaid-related topics, including their mythology and mermaid-inspired performances. You can watch real-life mermaids perform underwater tricks at this casino in Las Vegas 🧜♀️ pic.twitter.com/V3Y4PAyloB — INSIDER (@thisisinsider) May 4, 2018 Others use the mermaid emoji as a form of personal expression, indicating they are fond of the creature and mythology. This extends to lovers of Disney’s Little Mermaid and its songs (under da sea!) and characters as well as to artists who like to draw mermaids. Finished this mermaid inspired portrait last night! It’s officially #mermay!! I love this time of year where my feed gets filled with mermaids 🐚🧜♀️ pic.twitter.com/V2J5vjrprl — Rossdraws (@Rossdraws) May 1, 2018 The mermaid emoji may accompany texts and tweets about the ocean, swimming, enjoying a day by the water, or rocking swimsuit bods for summer. love your body. ✨🧜♀️ pic.twitter.com/mM70CLoiDc — maria (@mxridutra) April 30, 2018 As popular depictions of mermaids often include shimmering and watery blues, greens, pinks, and purples, fashion and beauty enthusiasts may add the mermaid emoji when posting pics of makeup and hair done in those colors. Can we just stop and stare at this talented lady? 😍🙌💘@havrri showed us how our childhood dream to be a mermaid is possible 🧜♀️🌊✨ You have amazing skills and you are slaying the makeup game 👑 pic.twitter.com/jk73mWGH68 — Miss SLAY (@ShopMissSlay) May 2, 2018 Just Added up to snuff, rage farming, hermano, food coma, National Medal of Arts Note This is not meant to be a formal definition of 🧜♀️ Mermaid 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 🧜♀️ Mermaid emoji that will help our users expand their word mastery.