Emoji dictionary 🦦 Otter emoji [ot-er ih-moh-jee] What does 🦦 Otter emoji mean? This emoji has us saying “awww–ter.” The otter emoji, 🦦, depicts the playful, lovable, furry, aquatic mammal, the otter. It's often used in posts celebrating the creature. What's hot WAP cancel culture simp Karen Related words , 🦙 Llama emoji, 🦎 Lizard emoji, 🦨 Skunk emoji, 🦥 Sloth emoji, Where does 🦦 Otter emoji come from? San Diego Zoo The otter emoji, 🦦, was approved under Unicode 12.0 in 2019, along with other new animals in the emoji kingdom, including skunk 🦨 and sloth 🦥 emoji. On unsupported platforms, the otter emoji displays as an empty box. As shown in the screenshot from Emojipedia below, designs for the otter emoji implemented in 2019 so far show the light-brown critter on its back with its arms on its belly or at its mouth. Microsoft’s otter appears to be cradling a stone. Screenshot from Emojipedia The famed Monterey Bay Aquarium has (humorously) argued that the otter emoji specifically depicts a river otter (vs. sea otter), as it possesses a longer body with a smaller face. v cool the otter emoji is a river otter bc 90% of otter species are river otters they're in n+s america europe africa asia so every1 gets an otter except if u have sea otters but that’s fine we'll put "🌊" b4 the otter thats not a clumsy portmanteau yay woo otter emoji 😄❤️😭😭😭 — Monterey Bay Aquarium (@MontereyAq) February 7, 2019 One of our very own lexicographers, Jane Solomon, along with Monica Dinculescu, submitted a proposal in February 2018 to the Unicode Consortium for the much-requested otter emoji. In the emoji, they found potential for the otter emoji to be used for friendship and love (otters are often seen holding hands); concepts of staying afloat; and emoji puns (e.g., “significant otter,” or “you otter do something”). Examples of 🦦 Otter emoji The cast's daemons are: / "Pizza Rat" - @Lin_Manuel 🐀 / "Sea Otter" - #JamesMcAvoy 🦦 / "Sphinx or Cat" - #RuthWilson 🐈 / "Annoying Tiny Tropical Monkey" - @DafneKeen 🐒 / "Woodpecker" - @jackthorne 🐦 / "Big Wolf" - Jane Tranter 🐺 / #HisDarkMaterials #SDCC @darkmaterials, July 2019 🦦 Otterly cute Olivia was rescued when she was found in bustling #Mansfield town centre looking terrified. This poor cub is only 4-months-old and @RSPCAStapeley will be working with her for 8 months to get her ready to be released back to the wild! @RSPCA_official, February 2019 https://twitter.com/sdnpa/status/1121292819975626752 San Diego Zoo SEE MORE EXAMPLES Popular now WAP cancel culture simp Karen Who uses 🦦 Otter emoji? The otter emoji, 🦦, is frequently used when discussing actual otters. Many wildlife preservation agencies as well as zoos and aquariums use it to share educational information about otters. Here are some images taken by our cameras during the #otters inventory this winter. Do you recognize these wild #animals? 🐈 🐺 🦊 🦦 pic.twitter.com/3eMju8ABvC — Kouchibouguac NP (@KouchibouguacNP) March 25, 2019 Hands up if you like otters? 🦦 Otters are now officially back on the River Meon. Read the full story 👉 https://t.co/I16scFoaPc#Otters #SouthDowns #SouthDownsNationalPark pic.twitter.com/NLfDbSO6CL — South Downs National Park (@sdnpa) April 25, 2019 Individuals also use the emoji whenever admiring the playful aquatic creature. Blep! Completed icon commission for @BastionOtto 🦦#furry #furryfandom #commissions pic.twitter.com/Bh20RJ19Hl — 🍕Pebberoni Pizza 🍕 (@TheDiyemi) April 22, 2019 Mug update! (#Mugpdate?) It turned out very well! I will drink my tea ☕ with pride #otter 🦦 #mug #flyingsaucercafe pic.twitter.com/zyu2PgKpcF — Luke Romaine (@lukerbio) March 14, 2019 As the otter emoji is new, we’re still keeping watch for other applications of this cute, new emoji. Needless to say, people are excited it’s on their keyboards. We love the new otter emoji!!! RT if you do too! 🦦 🦦🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🦦🌿🦦🦦🦦🌿🌿🌿🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🦦🦦🌿🌿🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🌿🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🌿🌿🌿🌿🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦🦦 🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿🦦🦦🦦🦦#emoji12 #ProtectTheOcean — Greenpeace USA (@greenpeaceusa) April 4, 2019 Just Added poppin' tags, chutiya, do you, meep, speak truth to power Note This is not meant to be a formal definition of 🦦 Otter 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 🦦 Otter emoji that will help our users expand their word mastery.