⛪ Meaning – Church Emoji

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The image of a house with a cross placed on its rooftop is the emoji that symbolizes a church. This type of design is usually specific to Christian churces, but there are exceptions. Church Emoji can also refer to a holy place or building. It can mean "They go to church often." or "This is holy ground!".

The Church Emoji is a special symbol that looks like a picture (you may see empty box or "X" if unsupported), but really it's a text, so you can easily copy and paste ⛪ emoji. This trick works for most websites (Facebook, Twitter, forums, etc.) and messengers. You can easily paste any emoji into the message in your favorite application, whether it's WhatsApp, Skype or Snapchat - it will work. The only thing that displayed images are slightly different for iPhone, Android or Samsung Galaxy devices.

Church Emoji, Apple style
Apple
Church Emoji, Google style
Google
Church Emoji, Microsoft style
Microsoft
Church Emoji, Samsung style
Samsung
Browser / Native
Church Emoji, Twitter style
Twitter
Church Emoji, Emoji One style
Emoji One
Church Emoji, Facebook style
Facebook Messenger
Church Emoji, LG style
LG
n/a
ASCII Emoticon

Church Emoji details

Symbol to copy
Uncode codepoint
U+26EA
Unicode name
Church
Category
Travel & Places / Religious Places
Keywords
Christian, cross, religion, building, christian
Windows Alt-code
Alt+26EA
Decimal HTML Entity
⛪
Hex HTML Entity
⛪
UTF-16 hex
0x26EA
Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Church_(building)
Version
Unicode 5.2
Year
2009 (see all emoji of 2009)

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How to type Church Emoji

There are number of methods to type Church Emoji. Easiest way is to copy & paste, but other methods, like windows alt-codes and HTML-entities (for web sites) are also popular enough.

You may use this Copy and Paste Emoji List to copy/type emoji one-by-one or this Online Emoji Keyboard to write all your message at one time and copy it when finished.

Copy and paste ⛪ emoji

It's very easy to get Church Emoji both on computer and mobile without any emoji keyboard installed. All you need is to select, copy and paste this symbol: . Select this like a regular text, and copy to the clipboard. After doing that, switch to another website or application and paste emoji using context menu or keyboard. Hint: use Ctrl/Cmd+C keys to copy, and Ctrl/Cmd+V to paste emoji.

Even if emoji symbol or smiley looks like a black square or question mark, it most probably will be converted into appropriate image by web site or application where you paste it.

To avoid misunderstandings, first carefully read ⛪ meaning and look at ⛪ pictures before sending it to somebody: some emoji don't mean what you think they mean ;-)

Church Emoji HTML-entities

HTML entites are intended for using on websites. You can put Church Emoji html entity code in decimal or hexadecimal form right in your message, and it will be translated into graphical representation of Church Emoji after you submit.

⛪ emoji Alt-codes for Windows

It's easy to type emoji or any other Unicode character with code value up to U+0ffff by it's alt-code in MS Windows. Here are instructions.

  1. Press and hold Alt key on keyboard.
  2. Hit the Plus (+) button on numeric keypad.
  3. Type the hexadecimal Unicode value digit-by-digit
  4. Now release the Alt key and you'll see your character.

Note 1. This method works only for unicode codepoints U+0ffff and bellow.

Note 2. If this trick does not work, you should check some settings in your Windows Registry. If you don't know what the Registry is, please don't try this! Run regedit.exe and navigate to the HKEY_Current_User/Control Panel/Input Method branch. Add EnableHexNumpad key with type of REG_SZ and set it to "1". You may need to log off and back on to enable this input type.

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