Meaning: A generic red coral with a couple of water droplets on both its sides – suggesting the coral is in water.
The Coral emoji illustrates a single coral that can be used to represent a single coral and a massive group of corals such as a reef or an atoll. Given their natural habitats, this emoji would also signify the ocean, the depths of it, or any other shallow environment conducive for corals.
How and When to Use the Coral Emoji
- Corals seem like plants but are in fact, animals. They’re marine invertebrates. Making this emoji inclusive of both mentioned themes; marine animals and marine invertebrates. If you’re referring to such in any virtual context, you can use this emoji.
- Since corals help build an entire ecosystem for many smaller marine creatures, this emoji may also be used as a synecdoche for ecosystems in general.
- Corals are some of the most vibrant sea life. They come in a range of beautiful shades, shapes, and forms. Although they didn’t intend to be decorative, they really do color the seabed and habitat. Hence, you too may use this emoji decoratively.
- You may use this emoji in any context involving the ocean, or anything tropical as corals themselves are found in tropical water bodies.
- Red Coral
- Coral Reef
- Ocean/Sea Bed
- Marine Invertebrate