Have you ever used the WhatsApp orangutan emoji? Here we tell you its meaning and when you can use it
The appearance of emojis to the digital world has made it easier to express feelings in conversations on WhatsApp and other platforms. In general, they are divided into six categories among which we can find yellow faces, food, animals, weather, numbers and symbols.
Currently it is very common to replace words or phrases with an emoji that fully expresses what you want to say. WhatsApp has left its catalog of emojis open to the public, which expresses precisely its real meaning, whether it is happiness, sadness, sleep, anger, disappointment, among others, but there are others that its interpretation is subject to different cultural contexts depending on the environment of the person who applies them.
Today we will talk about an emoticon that is in the WhatsApp Animals category, it is nothing more and nothing less than the orangutan, it is shown scratching its head.
It’s a new addition to the fun variety of animal-themed emoticons. This emoticon can be applied to represent a variety of things.
When to use the orangutan emoji?
As a negative, you can send it to someone instead of directly calling them an ape. In a positive sense, it can be applied when you are curious about something, because apes have natural curiosity about the world around them.
You can combine this emoticon with a Face Pouting Face emoji to expose your anger towards the person who was behaving like an animal. In the same way, it can be combined with the Light Bulb emoji to represent the idea or the discovery that he had.
Orangutan was approved as part of Unicode 12.0 in 2019 and added to Emoji 12.0 in 2019.