Enclosing BANKNOTE emoji?
leob at mailcom.com
Tue Feb 9 04:00:55 CST 2016
Thank you for the links, quite mesmerizing!
On emojitracker.com (cumulative counts, but only on twitter, AFAICS),
U+1F4B5 ($) had quite a respectable count of 2932622 (well above the middle
of the page, around 70%ile), U+1F4B7 (pound) had 514536 (around 30%ile),
and U+1F4B4 and U+1F4B6 had around 353K and 388K resp. (around 20%ile, but
10x more than the lowest counts, and about the same frequency as various
individual clock faces).
It is quite evident that the dollar banknote emoji serves as a stand-in for
at least half a dozen of various currencies.
On Mon, Feb 8, 2016 at 10:25 PM, Mark Davis ☕️ <mark at macchiato.com> wrote:
> I would suggest that you first gather statistics and present statistics on
> how often the current combinations are used compared to other emoji, eg by
> consulting sources such as:
> On Mon, Feb 8, 2016 at 8:34 PM, Leo Broukhis <leob at mailcom.com> wrote:
>> There are
>> U+01F4B4 Banknote With Yen Sign
>> U+01F4B5 Banknote With Dollar Sign
>> U+01F4B6 Banknote With Euro Sign
>> U+01F4B7 Banknote With Pound Sign
>> This is clearly an incomplete set. It makes sense to have a generic
>> "enclosing banknote" emoji character which, when combined with a
>> currency sign, would produce the corresponding banknote, to forestall
>> requests for individual emoji for banknotes with remaining currency
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