🌒 Waxing Crescent Moon


Intention, Growth, Second Phase, Lunar Cycle, Moon, Phases, Slight Illumination

🌒 Meaning: A dark moon, with dark craters and a thin golden crescent on the right side. Sometimes, this crescent is defined, whereas sometimes, it bleeds onto the dark side.

The 🌒 Waxing Crescent Moon emoji refers to the second phase in the lunar cycle. This emoji essentially shows a sliver of the illuminated side of the moon, which can signify ‘growth’ of the moon, literally and that of a person or anything else, metaphorically.

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How and When to Use the 🌒 Waxing Crescent Moon Emoji

  • Since a waxing crescent moon signifies growth, growing newness and an intentional step into the new beginning of the new moon or a new phase in one’s life too, you can use 🌒 in the captions of social media stories or posts that resonate with these themes.
  • If you’re sharing a picture of a painting, a photo, anything that has a waxing crescent moon in it (remember, the crescent falls on the right), you can use 🌒 in those contextual captions too.
  • 🌒 can also be used to suggest a thin fraction of light. And with light, comes hope in the background of darkness. Baring this use case in mind, tag this emoji into such frameworks. For instance, “Let the light in. It doesn’t matter if it’s the slightest 🌒”.
  • You can also use 🌒 in the captions or text messages while sharing pictures and/or videos of waxing crescent moon jewelry.

Other Names

  • 🌒 Waxing Crescent Moon Symbol
  • 🌒 Crescent Moon
  • 🌒 Slightly Lit Moon
  • 🌒 Second Phase of the Lunar Cycle
  • 🌒 Waxing Moon
  • 🌒 Phases of the Moon
  • 🌒 Lunar Cycle
  • 🌒 Moon