Emoji dictionary 🍝 Spaghetti emoji or Pasta emoji [ spuh-get-ee ih-moh-jee ] Published November 3, 2021 The Spaghetti emoji 🍝 depicts a plate of spaghetti noodles with a fork. It is commonly used to represent spaghetti, pasta, or Italy. On October 17 and 25, the emoji is used with the hashtags #NationalPastaDay and #WorldPastaDay to celebrate National Pasta Day and World Pasta Day respectively. These days also fall within Italian American Heritage Month, observed every October. How far(falle) does your grasp of pasta names go? Learn the names and meanings of some of our favorite kinds of pasta. Buon appetito! Related words 🇮🇹 Flag of Italy emoji, 🍕 Slice of Pizza emoji, 🧀 Cheese emoji, Flying Spaghetti Monster, 😛 Face with Tongue emoji Where does 🍝 Spaghetti emoji come from? The Spaghetti emoji 🍝 , also popularly called Pasta emoji, was approved under Unicode 6.0 in 2010. On most major platforms, the emoji depicts a plate of spaghetti covered in tomato sauce with a fork twirling spaghetti above the plate. Depending on the platform, the plate of spaghetti is realistic or stylized. The Microsoft version of the emoji depicts meatballs in the spaghetti while the Facebook version has the spaghetti topped with parsley. Because spaghetti and pasta are popular Italian foods, the Spaghetti emoji 🍝 is often used with the Slice of Pizza emoji 🍕 and the Flag of Italy emoji 🇮🇹 to refer to Italy. Examples of 🍝 Spaghetti emoji Nothing says I love you like a bowl of spaghetti bolognese 🍝 @katyperry, December 23, 2014 So apparently today is National Pasta Day 🍝 What a perfect excuse to eat endless amounts of pasta! @NickyHilton, October 17, 2014 Who uses 🍝 Spaghetti emoji? The Spaghetti emoji 🍝 is used to refer to spaghetti. When the hubby makes #spaghetti is tummy happiness 🍝#homecooking #TraderJoes #samillustration pic.twitter.com/A7BcfHdKnF — Samillustration (@samjp_draws) May 3, 2019 world pasta day 🍝 pic.twitter.com/RTiXO6rt4g — Love De Ocampo (@lovedeocampo) October 25, 2021 The Spaghetti emoji 🍝 is also used more generally to refer to pasta and Italian food. When that pasta you *had to have* and ordered early/mid pandemic finally arrives. 😬🍝😬 pic.twitter.com/rmeCfRPRFb — Helen Ubiñas (@NotesFromHeL) June 29, 2021 Italian food is the way to go ❣️🍝 — Mira 🦋 (@amirahhhhra) February 20, 2021 The Spaghetti emoji 🍝 is commonly used to refer to Italy. just booked tix for italy in october! 🇮🇹 recommendations please… 🍝 🍕 🍷 — Adam Rose (@RealAdamRose) September 9, 2019 Just Added soft life, clean girl aesthetic, Lunar New Year, nepo baby, tripledemic Note This is not meant to be a formal definition of 🍝 Spaghetti 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 🍝 Spaghetti emoji that will help our users expand their word mastery.