๐Ÿซฒ Leftwards Hand

Emoji Meaning

An open right hand facing left, so as to show the palm of the hand with the thumb on the top and the pinky on the bottom.

This emoji was developed along with ๐Ÿซฑ Rightwards Hand to allow for the creation of ZWJ Sequences that depict ๐Ÿค Handshake with two different skin tone modifiers applied, one to each hand.

Leftwards Hand was approved as part of Unicode 14.0 in 2021 and added to Emoji 14.0 in 2021.

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๐Ÿšฉ Approved in September 2021 as part of Emoji 14.0. Now available on Android 12L and coming soon to iOS 15.4 and Windows 11.



See also



  • ๐Ÿซฒ Leftwards Hand Emoji Proposal: L2/19-265