⚫ Meaning – Black Circle Emoji


The image of a perfect, black circle is an emoji utilised to express multiple things. This emoji can mean a total eclipse, a black out, the pause button on a music player or it can even represent negative feelings or dislike. Black Circle Emoji can mean from “Black is beautiful.” to “Be careful! There’s a blackout tomorrow!”

The Black Circle Emoji appeared in 2005, and also known as the Dot Emoji.

Black Circle Emoji, Apple style
Black Circle Emoji, Microsoft style
Black Circle Emoji, Samsung style
Browser / Native
Black Circle Emoji, Emoji One style
Emoji One
Black Circle Emoji, Facebook style
Facebook Messenger
Black Circle Emoji, LG style
ASCII Emoticon

Black Circle Emoji details

Symbol to copy
Uncode codepoint
Unicode name
Black Circle
Symbols / Geometric Symbols
circle, geometric
Windows Alt-code
Decimal HTML Entity
Hex HTML Entity
UTF-16 hex
Unicode 4.1
2005 (see all emoji of 2005)

🌐 Black Circle Emoji translations

LanguageCLDR NameKeywords
Deutschschwarzer KreisBall, Kreis, schwarz
Françaisdisque noircercle, forme géométrique, géométrie, noir, rond
Русскийчерный шаргеометрия, круг, фигура, черный, шар
Españolcírculo negrocírculo, geometría
Italianocerchio nerocerchio, geometria, nero
Portuguêscírculo pretocírculo, geométrico
Polskiczarne kołoczarne, figura geometryczna, kółko, koło

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How to type Black Circle Emoji

There are number of methods to type Black Circle 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 Black Circle 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 ;-)

Black Circle Emoji HTML-entities

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