emoji 👋 waving hand svg png

“👋” meaning: waving hand, goodbye Emoji

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  • 2.2+

    iOS 👋Minimum display requirements

  • 4.3+

    Android 👋Minimum display requirements

  • 8.0+

    Windows 👋Minimum display requirements

👋Meaning and Description

This is a waving right hand with palms facing forward, five fingers slightly apart. This emoji can mean hello and goodbye. In many other platform images, the five fingers are close together. Sometimes 👋 also means 👬 meaning that you don’t want to talk to or be friends again when you are angry and speechless. Related emoji: 👋✋

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 👋 is waving hand, it is related to hand, wave, waving, it can be found in emoji category: "👌 People & Body" - "🖐 hand-fingers-open".

👋 is an Emoji modifier base, it can be used as a single Emoji, and can also be combined with the skin tone Emoji modifier to form a new Emoji. There are 5 types of Emoji modifiers, namely: 🏻, 🏼, 🏽, 🏾, 🏿. 👋 is combined with these skin tone Emoji modifiers to form new Emoji modifier sequences. The following are examples of the combination:
Wikipedia: 👋 Wave (gesture)
A wave is a nonverbal communication gesture that consists of the movement of the hand and/or entire arm that people commonly use to greet each other, but it can also be used to say goodbye, acknowledge another's presence, call for silence, or deny someone. The different ways that humans communicate with one another are plentiful, but the wave gesture is one of the clearest examples of how researchers get a better understanding of how they are essential part to language and thought. 🔗 Wave (gesture)
🌐: Winken, Vilkutus, Lambaian, Agitare la mano, Zwaaien, Aceno.

👋Examples and Usage

🔸 See you my friend👋.
🔸 He talks loudly and fast, and waves his hands👋 about a lot when he gets excited.

👋Emoji Leaderboard / Trend Chart


👋Popularity rating over time

Date Range: 2018-03-18 - 2023-03-12
Update Time: 2023-03-18 17:50:41 UTC
The early popularity of emoji 👋 was very low, almost zero.and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has undergone several large changes.In 2017-12-31, the trend of its popularity rate began to rise.

👋Basic Information

Emoji: 👋
Shortname: waving hand
Apple Name: waving hand
Known as: Goodbye | Hand Wave | Hello | Waving
Codepoint: U+1F44B Copy
Shortcode: :wave: Copy
Decimal: ALT+128075
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 👌 People & Body
Sub Categories: 🖐 hand-fingers-open
Keywords: hand | wave | waving

👨‍💻Unicode Information (Advanced Usage)

👋Combos and Memes