emoji 👍 thumbs up svg png

“👍” meaning: thumbs up, like 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 thumbs-up gesture. This emoji is usually used to express approval or praise, but also often means great, good job and beautiful. Its usage is very similar to 🤙. However, it should be noted that there are cultural differences in various regions: in West Africa, the Middle East, Russia and South America, it means the same as 🖕 in Western civilization. 
In some countries, people use this gesture to take a taxi.

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 👍 is thumbs up, it is related to +1, hand, thumb, up, it can be found in emoji category: "👌 People & Body" - "👍 hand-fingers-closed".

The current 👍 is a basic Emoji without variant symbols, and there are two Emoji variation sequences corresponding to it: 👍️ (emoji style, displaying colorful symbols on most new platforms) and 👍︎ (text style, displaying black and white symbols on some old platforms).👍 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: 👍 Thumb signal
A thumb signal, usually described as a thumbs-up or thumbs-down, is a common hand gesture achieved by a closed fist held with the thumb extended upward or downward in approval or disapproval, respectively. These gestures have become metaphors in English: "The audience gave the movie the thumbs-up" means that the audience approved of the movie, regardless of whether the gesture was actually made. 🔗 Thumb signal
🌐: إشارة الإبهام, علامت شست, Pouce levé, זקיפת אגודל, Pollice alzato, サムズアップ, 엄지손가락 (제스처), Duim omhoog, Okay, Polegar (gesto), Tummen upp, 拇指手勢.

👍Examples and Usage

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🔸 If you do like this lesson, please give it a thumbs up👍.

🔸 👍 (1F44D) + emoji style (FE0F) = 👍️ (1F44D FE0F)
🔸 👍 (1F44D) + text style (FE0E) = 👍︎ (1F44D FE0E)

👍Emoji Leaderboard / Trend Chart


👍Popularity rating over time

Date Range: 2017-09-24 - 2022-09-11
Update Time: 2022-09-18 17:52:05 UTC
👍and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has risen to a new level.In 2017 and 2018, the trend of its popularity converge.

👍Basic Information

Emoji: 👍
Shortname: thumbs up
Apple Name: Thumbs Up
Known as: Like | Thumbs Up | Yes
Codepoint: U+1F44D Copy
Shortcode: :+1: Copy
Decimal: ALT+128077
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 👌 People & Body
Sub Categories: 👍 hand-fingers-closed
Keywords: +1 | hand | thumb | thumbs up | up

👨‍💻Unicode Information (Advanced Usage)

👍Combos and Memes