The ☀ emoji has the meaning Sun. It belongs to the category Animals & Nature Emojis. It is also known as Sunny, Sunshine or Sun With Rays. The sun, a warm fireball that keeps life on earth viable. Represents sunny weather or hot days. Symbolizes life energy on earth as well as on warm and sunny days. You can use the ☀️ emoji, for example, to enjoy the sunny weather. Or if you want to do something with a friend before sunset. An interesting information: On some platforms, the emoji is displayed in black – that does not look so good! This Emoji was approved as part of Unicode 1.1 and thus in the year 1993 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.