The 🇺🇸 meaning is United States. This emoji flag is also often referred to as a USA flag or American flag. The flag consists of seven red and six white vertical stripes representing the 13 founding states. At the top left are white stars on a blue background. These white stars represent the current states of the United States. On some platforms, this emoji flag is represented by the letters US. This emoji flag was added to Emoji Version 1.0 in 2015.