Emoji dictionary

🐂 - ox emoji

or ox emoji [oks ih-moh-jee]

What does πŸ‚Β mean?

If you're a Taurus or were born in the Year of the Ox, you probably are among the few people who use the ox emoji.

This emoji depicts an ox but commonly stands for metaphorical bulls, especially sports teams (e.g., the Texas Longhorns) and plain bullshit.

Related words:

  • πŸ„ cow emoji
  • 🀘 sign of the horns emoji
  • ♉ Taurus emoji

Where does 🐂 - ox emoji come from?

Examples of 🐂 - ox emoji

Thank God it's Taurus season is here!!! My bday is in 3 weeks!!! πŸ™ŒπŸ™Œ #taurusπŸ‚ #may11th
@justbetimmy88, Instagram, April, 2018
Score Update || πŸ‚ 0, πŸŒ€ 2 /Β Singles 1. πŸŒ€ 6-2 | 4-1 2. πŸŒ€ 6-4 | 3-2 3. πŸŒ€ 4. πŸ‚ 1-0 5-6. /Β #GoBulls 🀘🏼
@USFWTEN, May, 2017
#MichelleWolff NAILED "the spirit" of the @realDonaldTrump Crime Family & Mob Organization LIES & πŸ‚ πŸ’© to a Tee! πŸ˜‰ /Β She called out their #LIES #Racism #WhiteSupremacy #Islamophobia #Misogyny for what it IS! /Β Further, she called out the Media for not standing against this πŸ‚ πŸ’©
@WB_Devitt_III, April, 2018
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Who uses 🐂 - ox emoji ?

The ox emoji sees wide use on social media to express that someone is a Taurus, born roughly betweenΒ April 20th to about May 21st on the Western calendar, or alongside Taurus-based horoscopes.

In this way, the emoji is frequently paired with the actual Taurus emoji.

People of Chinese descent or interested in Chinese culture use the ox emoji to signify they were born in a Year of the Ox. Expect to see a lot of use for the emoji in the next one, 2021, around Chinese New Year.

Sports teams whose mascots are the Bulls or Longhorns love this emoji on social media, using it with mascot-related slogans like #HookEm or the steer-imitating gesture, 🀘, sign of the horns emoji.

As a so-called beast of burden, people sometimes add the ox emoji when describing someone as a beast or just an “excellent person,” especially in sports or music.

And, then there’s its use to signify pure bullshit:

Last but not least, people do use the ox emoji when literally referring to the animal, whether on the farm or at the rodeo. Yeehaw.

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