emoji 👈︎ backhand index pointing left svg png

“👈︎” meaning: backhand index pointing left, pointing left Emoji

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👈︎Meaning and Description

The 👈︎ emoji, also called the "Pointing Left" or "Backhand Index Pointing Left" emoji, depicts a left hand with the back of the hand forward. Only the index finger ☝️ and the thumb 👍 cling together and point straight to the left ⬅️, the other fingers are rolled up. This emoji is designed to be more inclusive and diverse by offering a range of skin tone options. This allows users to personalize the emoji and better represent themselves.

The gesture is a common way of indicating something or someone on the left side of the speaker or the viewer. It can also be used to express preference, selection, or suggestion of an option among others. It can also be used to draw attention to a message💬, a link🔗, or an image🖼 that is on the left.

The emoji 👈︎ is no stranger to the vibrant world of social media, where it thrives on platforms like Twitter, you may be familiar with this emoji in the emoji combo "🥺👉👈︎" . Users often employ it to highlight specific content (e.g., “Look at this cute dog🐕👈︎”), as well as to accentuate humor or playfulness (e.g., “No way 👈︎ Yes way 👉”). Don't be surprised to find it pointing toward usernames, hashtags, or even memes!

The next time you're chatting with friends or scrolling through your social media feed, keep an eye out for the "👈︎" emoji and just join the fun!

💡Extended reading and popular science

The current 👈︎ is a variant Emoji (text style, displaying black and white symbols on some old platforms), and it has two corresponding Emojis: 👈 (basic Emoji without variant symbols) and 👈️ (emoji style, displaying colored symbols on most new platforms). 👈︎ (text style) = (base style) + text style


The meaning of emoji symbol 👈︎ is backhand index pointing left, it is related to backhand, finger, hand, index, point, it can be found in emoji category: "👌 People & Body" - "👈 hand-single-finger".

👈︎Examples and Usage

🔸 #캡틴마블_우리집구스 👈︎click this and check out the photos


🔸 👈︎ (1F448 FE0E) = 👈 (1F448) + text style (FE0E)

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👈︎Basic Information

Emoji: 👈︎ (text style)
Shortname: backhand index pointing left
Apple Name: Backhand Index Finger Pointing Left
Known as: Pointing Left
Codepoint: U+1F448 FE0E Copy
Shortcode: :point_left: Copy
Decimal: ALT+128072 ALT+65038
Unicode Version: None
Emoji Version: None
Categories: 👌 People & Body
Sub Categories: 👈 hand-single-finger
Keywords: backhand | backhand index pointing left | finger | hand | index | point

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