If you have many friends on Snapchat, there is a good chance you have noticed the purple “wave” next to some user’s names. This shows up right beside their Snapchat score. A large number of users have asked us what these purple symbols mean. These are the signs of the zodiac which are determine by someone’s birthday. If you see the purple wave it means they are an Aquarius and were born between January 19 – February 18.
This is what the purple wave symbol will look like on Snapchat:
Note that this is the only symbol for the signs of the zodiac that looks like a wave. Some of the other symbols are very similar.