๐Ÿงง Red Envelope

Table of Contents

Meaning

Red Envelope emoji seems like a normal letter, ha? But itโ€™s not. In Chinese tradition red envelopes are the part of Lunar New Year. Itโ€™s the symbol of prosperity, luck and fortune. People use them to give each other money for celebrations: ๐Ÿฒ Chinese New Year, ๐ŸŽ‚ Birthday, ๐ŸŽ„ New Years Eve, ๐Ÿ’’ Wedding and etc. By the way, there is also the digital version of red envelopes that are used to send money to people electronically. We bet, you would like to receive it! Use this emoji if you received or want to give a Red โœ‰๏ธ Envelope for some milestone of the personโ€™s life. Use it with different Japanese or Chinese emoji to mark the Eastern New Year with Carp Stremer, ๐ŸŽŠ Confetti Ball, ๐ŸŽ Wrapped Gift and etc. Use it, when you are wondering how much money to give as a gift, of course along with some ๐Ÿ’ต Dollar Banknote or ๐Ÿ’ถ Euro Banknote or ๐Ÿ’ด Yen Banknote. Use it also when you send your congratulations with some holiday to those who are close to you. Of course with all the attributes of congrats: โœจ Sparkles, ๐ŸŽ‰ ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿฅ‚ Party Popper, ๐ŸŽˆ Balloon and maybe some ๐Ÿ˜— Kissing Face.

Examples of using

โ€œHoney, I wish you all the best in your new life๐Ÿงง! Luv u!โ€
โ€œIโ€™d prefer some money gift๐Ÿงง๐Ÿงง than the thing one for B-day.โ€

Closeup view

๐Ÿงง

Unicode symbol

U+1F9E7

Another names

๐Ÿงง Prosperity
๐Ÿงง Luck
๐Ÿงง Money
๐Ÿงง Fortune
๐Ÿงง Lunar New Year
๐Ÿงง Celebration
๐Ÿงง New Year