Emoji dictionary or person taking bath emoji [pur-suhn tey-king bath ih-moh-jee] What does 🛀 mean? Get your rubber ducky ready. It's bath time. That's what 🛀, or person taking bath emoji, is all about: getting clean and relaxing. The emoji is also used for content related to bathing/bathrooms more generally. Related words , , peace of mind, , Where does come from? The person taking bath emoji shows a yellow person, apparently gender-neutral, taking a relaxing bath in a white tub with a shower head. It was approved by Unicode in 2010, though available from Apple in Japan in 2008. Friday mornings are ME time 💅🏽🛀🏽🚿🌊 — AMAZON K E I S H A 👑 (@Dance_WithMeee) March 8, 2019 Its appearance varies across platforms. On Apple, the person is wearing a shower cap. On Google, the person has suds from a bubble bath on their head. On WhatsApp, it’s a washcloth. When the details of the person’s face are illustrated, they look to be in a state of relaxation, either smiling or with their eyes closed. And, like many emoji featuring humans, the person taking bath emoji is available from some platforms in a variety of skin tones in addition to its default yellow. Screenshot from Emojipedia Person taking both emoji made headlines—and turned heads—in February 2012 after the London Times published an article that made the claim that people were secretly using the emoji to represent a coffin. It was mocked online as out of touch, as there was never any substantial, widespread use of the emoji in this way. The Times emoji explainer is killing me. 🍆 🍑 🔥 pic.twitter.com/uA8Th2Mc62 — Latika M Bourke (@latikambourke) February 22, 2019 Examples of Taking my bathroom designing very seriously... #Renovation 😂 🛀🚿 @nataliecbanks, April, 2019 #Messi calmly 🛀 converts from the penalty spot to give Barça a 2-1 lead! @FCBarcelona, March, 2019 You really can’t beat a lovely bubble bath 🛀 after a long day. Only thing missing is a glass (or 3) of wine! 🍷 #bliss #bathtime @Laura_StyleBuzz, February, 2019 SEE MORE EXAMPLES Who uses ? The person taking bath emoji is used on social media to illustrate photos and posts about various forms of bathing or getting clean more generally. Taking a bath 🧼 🛀🏿& having a facial ROOOOAAAARRRRRR 😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/e9yBMspU4p — LĘŠT🐝🌻SunflowerBBee🐝🌻 HÃLŁ (@LestHall24) March 6, 2019 Besides literal posts about baths (or showers), the person taking bath emoji is also used for content concerning relaxation, calm, and self-care. Treat yo’self! View this post on Instagram Mutlu Pazarlar #🛀🏿 #happyweekend #turkishbath #sumahanonthewater #hamam #sumahan #travel #trip #traveling #shower #türkhamamı #picoftheday #photooftheday #photography #lovefromturkey #TLPicks #instagood #instagram #instamoment #tbt #WHPLocalLens #nature #naturelovers #otantik #rota360 #sumahanOntheWater A post shared by mali özyön (@rota360) on Jan 17, 2016 at 5:27am PST The person taking bath emoji is very similar in appearance and use to the bathtub emoji (🛁). The main difference is, well, that person taking bath has a person in it. Just Added shelfie, ACAB, yeet, Karen, BIPOC Note This is not meant to be a formal definition of 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 that will help our users expand their word mastery.