🍰 Meaning – Shortcake Emoji


It shows a white, red, yellow slice of cake with a strawberry on top, facing left. This emoji means food, hunger, dessert, with connotations to birthdays or parties. Shortcake Emoji could be used in reference to cake eaten at a party.

The Shortcake Emoji appeared in 2010, and also known as the Pie Emoji. Sometimes it is mentioned as the Birthday Cake Emoji.

The Shortcake 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.

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

Shortcake Emoji details

Symbol to copy
Uncode codepoint
Unicode name
Objects / Food & Drinks
cake, dessert, pastry, sweet
Windows Alt-code
Decimal HTML Entity
Hex HTML Entity
UTF-16 hex
0xD83C 0xDF70
Unicode 6.0
2010 (see all emoji of 2010)

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How to type Shortcake Emoji

There are number of methods to type Shortcake 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 Shortcake 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 ;-)

Shortcake Emoji HTML-entities

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