Two parallel lengths of silver chain. Occasionally used as an icon before a hyperlink or for metaphorical connections or chains, e.g., slang off the chains.
Samsung’s design previously featured stylized, white chains in a blue square, as a sign or icon for snow chains for winter driving.
Not to be confused with 🔗 Link, 📎 Paperclip, 🖇️ Linked Paperclips, or 🧷 Safety Pin.
Chains was approved as part of Unicode 5.2 in 2009 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.