πŸ’‘ Light Bulb

πŸ’‘ Description


A light bulb, as screwed into a lamp to light a room. Depicted as an incandescent bulb with a silver base, often shown with filament and a soft, yellow-white glow.

Commonly used to represent ideas (as over a head in a cartoon), thinking, and learning, often as paired with πŸ€” Thinking Face or πŸ’­ Thought Balloon. May also represent various senses of light and brightness.


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πŸ“… Light Bulb was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010 under the name β€œElectric Light Bulb” and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.

πŸ—’οΈ Alternative Names


Idea, Light Bulb

πŸ–₯️ Codepoints


πŸ’‘ U+1F4A1