emoji ✋🏼 raised hand: medium-light skin tone svg png

“✋🏼” meaning: raised hand: medium-light skin tone Emoji

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  • 7.0+

    Android ✋🏼Minimum display requirements

  • 10+

    Windows ✋🏼Minimum display requirements

✋🏼Meaning and Description

The emoji “✋🏼”, commonly known as the "Raised Hand" or "Stop Hand" emoji, is a visual representation of an open human hand with fingers together, usually displayed with the palm facing forward. This emoji is available in a variety of skin-tone colors, and its design may vary across platforms.

✋🏼 is commonly used in many cultures to express various emotions and intentions, and usually signifies the act of raising one's hand, as in volunteering or requesting to speak in a group setting. In some instances, it can also indicate stopping, refusing, or halting something. Additionally, it may be used to represent a high five or even a friendly wave.

In everyday conversation and on social media, this emoji has various usages, users may include the emoji to emphasize a point they want others to pay attention to or to indicate disagreement with a statement. Additionally, the emoji can convey a sense of refusal or rejection, as well as playfulness when used in a lighthearted context😜.

💡Extended reading and popular science

✋🏼 (raised hand: medium-light skin tone) = ✋ (raised hand) + 🏼 (medium-light skin tone)


The meaning of emoji symbol ✋🏼 is raised hand: medium-light skin tone, it is related to hand, high 5, high five, medium-light skin tone, raised hand, it can be found in emoji category: "👌 People & Body" - "🖐 Open Hand".

✋🏼 is an Emoji modifier sequence, which is composed of two emojis, namely: ✋ (Emoji modifier base) and 🏼 (Emoji modifier). There are 5 types of skin tone Emoji modifiers, namely: 🏻, 🏼, 🏽, 🏾, 🏿. ✋ can be combined with these skin tone Emoji modifiers to form a new Emoji sequence, the following are examples of the combination:

✋🏼Examples and Usage

🔸 Raise your hand if you know the answer. ✋🏼
🔸 She signified that she consented by raising her hand. ✋🏼


🔸 ✋🏼 = ✋ + 🏼

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✋🏼Basic Information

Emoji: ✋🏼
Shortname: raised hand: medium-light skin tone
Codepoint: U+270B 1F3FC Copy
Decimal: ALT+9995 ALT+127996
Unicode Version: None
Emoji Version: 2.0 (2015-11-12)
Categories: 👌 People & Body
Sub Categories: 🖐 Open Hand
Keywords: hand | high 5 | high five | medium-light skin tone | raised hand

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