Duo is the official mascot of Duolingo. He is a male green owl of an unknown species and is meant to symbolize knowledge, wisdom and learning. In Duolingo it can at times serve as a coach to motivate users to achieve higher learning goals, and can also instruct users on several aspects of the Duolingo website.
He is currently 6-years and 10 months old as of 4/23/2019
Duo wears several outfits in different occasions. He sometimes wears an academic gown, a coach Outfit, or a hat. You can buy outfits for Duo on the iOS or Android lingot store.
Duo has recently been used in memes to depict the reminders to practice in a humorous way, mostly in the amount of emails users receive. Duo has been known to call in ballistic missile-strikes on people who do not practice, or physically abuse them. The meme has become known as "Evil Duolingo Owl".
- ↑ Duolingo Forums, German for French, Duo est une chouette, September 19, 2017.
- ↑ Dictionary.com, aigrette
- ↑ https://trew.pw/ogBog/nf1nf/i/o-duolingo-hi-its-duo-looks-like-missed-your-korean-e9761ec778e749ed89478ff70e13993e
- ↑ https://becausetheinternet.ga/posts/152027
- ↑ https://knowyourmeme.com/memes/evil-duolingo-owl