Determine if a string is a 'Single' Emoji

1.0.0 2016-05-30 05:12 UTC

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Last update: 2022-09-17 08:16:52 UTC


determine if some text contains a single emoji or not. useful in determining if a reply is a "reacji" or actual text


This library can be installed easily with composer

composer require dissolve/single-emoji-recognizer

then from within your code

require_once( 'vendor/dissolve/single-emoji-recognizer/src/emoji.php');


This library offers up a single function, isSingleEmoji. You can call it like this

$is_emoji = EmojiRecognizer::isSingleEmoji('😯')  // => true
$is_emoji = EmojiRecognizer::isSingleEmoji('foo')  // => false