Emoji meanings

WhatsApp symbols emojis with their meaning

You'll find all current WhatsApp symbols emojis as well as a description of their meaning. Have fun with diving into the colorful world of WhatsApp smileys!

Category: Whatsapp Symbols Emojis

Emoji Live Meaning Unicode
Red heart Whatsapp emoji - U+2764 Red Heart
A red heart symbolizes the infinite passion. Someone is very helpful or could be in love.
U+2764
Yellow heart smiley Whatsapp - U+1F49B 💛 Yellow Heart
The yellow heart means someone is happy and optimistic. Emoticon stands for the joy of life.
U+1F49B
Green heart emoji Whatsapp - U+1F49A 💚 Green Heart
With the green heart, hope for reconciliation and friendship can be expressed. Do you (still) like me?
U+1F49A
Blue heart smiley Whatsapp - U+1F499 💙 Blue Heart
I have full confidence in you! The blue heart represents the deeply felt friendship and loyalty between the two of you.
U+1F499
Purple heart Whatsapp emoji - U+1F49C 💜 Purple Heart
The violet heart emoji stands for sexuality. Could mean that the chat partner is keen on you or wants to talk about an amorous adventure.
U+1F49C
Black heart Emoji - U+1F5A4 🖤 Black Heart
The black heart shows a dark and twisted sense of humor. It can reflect the dark side of the soul. Also used to express grief and sorrow.
U+1F5A4
Broken red heart Whatsapp emoji - U+1F494 💔 Broken Heart
I am desperately unhappy! The broken red heart expresses sadness and suffering. Someone is love sick at the moment.
U+1F494
Heart with a period below smiley Whatsapp - U+2763 Heavy Heart Exclamation Mark Ornament
I love you! A heart with a period below it is forming an exclamation mark. This gesture comes from the heart.
U+2763
Two pink hearts Whatsapp symbol - U+1F495 💕 Two Hearts
The two pink hearts stand for close contact. This person has strong feelings for you.
U+1F495
Two hearts circling emoji - U+1F49E 💞 Revolving Hearts
Two hearts circling around each other represent the love between two persons. Someone wants to win your heart.
U+1F49E
Pink beating heart smiley Whatsapp - U+1F493 💓 Beating Heart
A vibrating and beating heart smiley is meant to convey love. Is also a symbol of life (baby on the way?).
U+1F493
Pink growing heart smiley - U+1F497 💗 Growing Heart
Emoticon shows three pink hearts, from small to large. Symbolizes increasing and growing feelings.
U+1F497
Sparkling heart smiley Whatsapp - U+1F496 💖 Sparkling Heart
You are simply great! A sparkling heart means someone is doting on you. Persistence will be rewarded now!
U+1F496
Heart with love dart emoji - U+1F498 💘 Heart With Arrow
Emoji shows a love dart through the heart. Cupid hit you. Happiness lies ahead, but maybe lovesickness, too.
U+1F498
Heart with tied bow smiley - U+1F49D 💝 Heart With Ribbon
I'll do everything for you! A heart with a tied bow. Shows an affectionate gesture, someone gives his heart to you.
U+1F49D
Decorative heart emoji Whatsapp - U+1F49F 💟 Heart Decoration
A decorative variation of the heart symbol. Stands for love, attention and affection of your conversation partner.
U+1F49F
Om symbol devanagari Whatsapp - U+1F549 🕉 Om Symbol
“Om” (Sanskrit) is regarded as sacred in Indian religions such as Buddhism and Hinduism. Original sound of the origin of the universe.
U+1F549
Wheel of dharma Emoji - U+2638 Wheel Of Dharma
Wheel of the doctrine. An important sign in Hinduism and Buddhism. It reminds us of the eight ways of perception and of the fact that only the body dies, but the spirit continues in another form.
U+2638
Star of david Emoji - U+2721 Star Of David
The Star of David is an important symbol of the people of Israel and the Jewish religion. This is why it can also be seen on the ensign. It is usually sent during the festival of lights, Chanukkah.
U+2721
Menorah Emoji - U+1F54E 🕎 Menorah
The Chanukkia is a nine-armed candlestick and is lit only at the Jewish Chanukka festival. Each candle stands for one day of the eight-day festival. With the ninth candle the others are ignited, respectively.
U+1F54E
Yin Yang symbol Whatsapp - U+262F Yin Yang
Yin and yang emoji expresses the shared identity of actually opposing things such as body and mind.
U+262F
Orthodox Cross Emoji - U+2626 Orthodox Cross
Through the additional bar, the Russian-Orthodox symbol is an extension of the cross known from Christianity. With the “foot rest”, it is meant to remind us of the crucifixion of Jesus.
U+2626
Place of worship Whatsapp - U+1F6D0 🛐 Place of Worship
The kneeling person under a roof symbolizes a place of prayer. This could be a church or a mosque. The sign can be found at airports, for example.
U+1F6D0
Ophiuchus Emoji - U+26CE Ophiuchus
The U with a wavy line symbolizes a 13th constellation in the zodiac, the Ophiuchus. Chronologically, it lies roughly between 29 November and 17 December (hence comes withing the period of Sagittarius).
U+26CE
Pisces zodiac sign - U+2653 Pisces
People with the zodiac sign Pisces (20 February to 20 March) are characterized by a strong sensitivity. They are good listeners and faithfully stand by your side.
U+2653
Aries Emoji - U+2648 Aries
The astrological symbol shows Aries. This zodiac sign is described as fierce, dynamic and spontaneous, and often is the more dominant partner in love.
U+2648
Taurus zodiac sign - U+2649 Taurus
The Taurus (21 April to 20 May) is persevering and has a good taste for beautiful things. You should not tell a Taurus what to do. People in this zodiac sign like to do things in their own rhythm.
U+2649
Gemini Emoji - U+264A Gemini
The zodiac sign Gemini lies between 21 May and 21 June. The urge for variety and movement is typical for Gemini. They are driven by an extraordinary curiosity.
U+264A
Cancer zodiac sign emoji - U+264B Cancer
The zodiac sign Cancer from the zodiac calendar. Those born under the zodiac of Cancer are described as gentle, helpful and modest.
U+264B
Leo zodiac sign - U+264C Leo
I'm a lion! The zodiac sign Leo lies between 23 July and 23 August. A Leo is self-assured, kind, and generous.
U+264C
Star sign virgo violett smiley - U+264D Virgo
Symbol of the astrological star sign Virgo. A Virgo knows what she wants and how to achieve it.
U+264D
Libra Emoji - U+264E Libra
The zodiac sign Libra. Libra is regarded as being in need of harmony, balanced, and diplomatic. You can score points with a Libra by showing polite manners and etiquette.
U+264E
Scorpius zodiac sign - U+264F Scorpius
The Scorpius is the eighth sign of the zodiac and lies between 24 October and 22 November. People with this star sign want to scrutinize and explore everything. They are fastidious and prefer honesty.
U+264F
Sagittarius smiley Whatsapp - U+2650 Sagittarius
In astrology, the arrow symbol with a horizontal line stands for the zodiac sign Sagittarius. These people are independent, generous and optimistic.
U+2650
Capricorn zodiac sign - U+2651 Capricorn
As the tenth zodiac sign, the Capricorn lies in the period between 22 December and 20 January. People in this star sign only believe what they can see. Therefore you should not fool a Capricorn!
U+2651
White flower with inscription smiley - U+1F4AE 💮 White Flower
White flower with Japanese inscription “Very well done”. Used in schools in Japan as a stamp for very good achievements.
U+1F4AE
Mahjong tile red dragon Emoji - U+1F004 🀄 Mahjong Game Stone “Red Dragon”
A symbol (the red dragon) from the Japanese Mahjong game. The player wins the game who first has all the stones with figures and a pair. The red dragon is one of these figures.
U+1F004
Circled ideograph accept - U+1F251 🉑 Acceptable
That's OK for me! Emoji is pronounced “ka” in Japanese and “ke” in Chinese. Roughly means: possible, appropriate, or permissible.
U+1F251
Vibration mode symbol - U+1F4F3 📳 Vibration Mode
Emoji shows a smartphone, which is muted and merely vibrates. This could be the request not to disturb, or a demand to respond.
U+1F4F3
Squared CJK Unified Ideograph-6709 - U+1F236 🈶 Subject To Fees
This is not free! Emoji shows a Japanese and Chinese phrase. Means “toll”, “charge”, or “property”.
U+1F236
Squared CJK Unified Ideograph-7121 - U+1F21A 🈚 Without Fees
Emoji is known as the symbol for the free broadcasting service in Japan. Stands for an offer without liability to charges. Can also mean “I don't own anything”. Opposite emoji: [ “Subject To Fees” 🈶]
U+1F21A
Squared CJK Unified Ideograph-55b6 - U+1F23A 🈺 Open
We are open! Japanese symbol shows that a business is operable and open, or a service is offered.
U+1F23A
Squared CJK Unified Ideograph-7533 - U+1F238 🈸 Application
Emoji is used in Japan for the identification marking of requests and forms. In the Chinese zodiac, it can also refer to the monkey.
U+1F238
Squared-cjk-unified-ideograph-6708 - U+1F237 🈷 Monthly/Moon Sign
The Chinese (yue) and Japanese (tsuki) meaning of this sign is “monthly” or “moon”. For instance, people are reminded of a monthly due amount with it.
U+1F237
Eight pointed star Emoji - U+2734 Eight-Pointed Star
The eight-pointed star is usually utilized as a decorative element. It is meant to express joy, breeziness, and exuberance.
U+2734
Vs Emoji - U+1F19A 🆚 VS Button
The VS (versus) symbol is mostly used to compare two things or circumstances. For example, hamburger vs. pizza, Klitschko vs. Tyson. Can also mean “Objection!”
U+1F19A
Circled Ideograph Advantage - U+1F250 🉐 Bargain
You can grab a bargain here! In Japan, the symbol indicates special offers and discounts.
U+1F250
Circled Ideograph Secret - U+3299 Secret
Keep this for you! In Japan and China, the symbol is used to point to a secret.
U+3299
Circled Ideograph Congratulation - U+3297 Congratulations
I wish you luck! Sign for best wishes and blessings. Also used on national holidays.
U+3297
Passed symbol Whatsapp - U+1F234 🈴 Passed
This is an agreement! This Japanese emoji can stand for a union, such as in a partnership. It can also hint at a meeting. The symbol is also used when an exam or a test has been passed.
U+1F234
Japanese character capability Whatsapp - U+1F235 🈵 Full
A Japanese character in white with a red background. It stands for full absorption capability and capacity. The sign is used, for instance, for “filling up the car tank” or for displaying hotel rooms. Opposite emoji: [ free & unoccupied 🈳]
U+1F235
Squared cjk unified ideograph 5272 - U+1F239 🈹 Discount
The Japanese symbol for “sale”. In the event of discount campaigns, it is hanged in front of the shop door, so that the customer can spot the opportunity.
U+1F239
Prohibition sign - U+1F232 🈲 Prohibition
Caution, prohibited! This Japanese symbol indicates a prohibition or restriction. A certain action or behavior is not desired.
U+1F232
Cross mark Emoji - U+274C Cross Mark
“This is not allowed!” or “Don't do this!” This large red cross is usually utilized when something is undesired. Can also be a sign of multiplication or kissing.
U+274C
Carp streamer Emoji - U+1F38F 🎏 Carp Streamer
A flagpole with self-tinkered Japanese wind cones in carp shape (Koi-Nobori). At the children's festival two large carps are suspended for the parents and small ones for the children.
U+1F38F
No entry Emoji - U+26D4 No Entry
So far and no further! Symbol for “no admittance”, “keep out”, or “no entry”. Is also used if your chat partner is angry.
U+26D4
Name badge emoji Whatsapp - U+1F4DB 📛 Name Badge
Name badge emoji is used for identification, e.g., at work. The tulip-shaped design is typical of Japanese kindergartens.
U+1F4DB
Whatsapp angry symbol - U+1F4A2 💢 Anger Symbol
Emoticon is a warning sign: Beware, you have gone too far. The chat partner is very angry.
U+1F4A2
Hot thermal spring symbol Whatsapp - U+2668 Hot Springs
A hot thermal spring with rising steam. Symbol on Japanese cards. I want to relax with you, or let's go swimming!
U+2668
Red question mark emoji - U+2753 Question Mark Ornament
I beg your pardon? A bright-red question mark, which underlines the high importance of the question asked. Chat partner expects an immediate response.
U+2753
Exclamation mark Emoji - U+2757 Exclamation Mark
Thick (red) symbol for an exclamation mark. Is used to express a concern or to yell a desire for something.
U+2757
Hundred points smiley Whatsapp - U+1F4AF 💯 Hundred Points Symbol
Number 100 in red, double underlined. Can mean: I'm proud, everything is perfect. I agree 100% with it. I got full score in the exam.
U+1F4AF
Trident emoji Whatsapp - U+1F531 🔱 Trident Emblem
The trident is a three-point spear, comparable to a pitchfork. Often seen in the hands of statues of gods. Can be a warning sign.
U+1F531
Golden flower Whatsapp emoji - U+269C Fleur-De-Lis
The golden flower is often used in a decorative way. Symbol in many logos like in the emblem of the world organization of the scout movement.
U+269C
Yellow M smiley Whatsapp - U+303D Part Alternation Mark
The curved M is a Japanese punctuation mark that indicates the singer's start in a song. Also used as a symbol for McDonald's.
U+303D
Recycling Symbol - U+267B Recycling Symbol
Green recycling symbol consisting of three counterclockwise arrows. Indicates that something can be reused. Can often be found on packages.
U+267B
Squared CJK Unified Ideograph-6307 - U+1F22F 🈯 Reserved
In Chinese, this symbol is pronounced “zhi” and in Japanese “yubi”. Stands for a finger, or, depending on the context, a toe. Can also point at a place or in a direction.
U+1F22F
Gem Kawai design smiley - U+1F4A0 💠 Diamond Shape With a Dot Inside
The beautiful and indestructible gem stands for long-term nature and high value. Is meant to emphasize childishness and reminds us of a flower.
U+1F4A0
Cyclone emoji Whatsapp - U+1F300 🌀 Cyclone
Symbol for a cyclone (violent hurricane in the tropics). Might mean: Beware, you are in for something.
U+1F300
Vacancy Emoji - U+1F233 🈳 Vacancy
There is something still available here. Japanese emoji for vacancy or availability. Among other things, it is used to indicate free parking spaces and hotel rooms.
U+1F233
Squared katakana sa symbol - U+1F202 🈂 Free Of Charge
Emoji indicates a free offer, mostly in connection with a service. In Japan, it calls attention to e.g. a free meal or drink.
U+1F202
Cinema Emoji - U+1F3A6 🎦 Cinema
Want to watch a movie? Film projector or cinema screen with curtains. Emoji represents the cinema.
U+1F3A6
Input Symbols Emoji - U+1F523 🔣 Input Symbols
Emoji shows a Japanese post office, a music note, the ampersand, and a percent sign. Used to enable the toolbar on input screens or keyboards.
U+1F523
Squared NG Emoji - U+1F196 🆖 NG Button
This is not OK! NG stands for “No Good” and is used as the colloquial antonym of “OK” in Japan. Chat partner wants to save you from a mistake or warn you about something.
U+1F196
Hashtag Emoji - U+20E3 Keycap Number Sign
Can I mark you? Emoji represents the hash key on a keyboard. Known as the hashtag, it is used to communicate within social platforms such as Twitter and Facebook. Is also used e.g. for credit checks with the mobile phone.
U+20E3
Right arrow Emoji - U+27A1 Right Arrow
Next please! An arrow pointing to the right may refer to the next person in a group or an object. Can also indicate the direction to the chat partner.
U+27A1
Left arrow Whatsapp - U+2B05 Left Arrow
To the west. This arrow pointing to the left is used to indicate the left path. Often this also refers to a previously made statement.
U+2B05
Refresh sign emoji - U+1F504 🔄 Anticlockwise Open Circle Arrows
Refresh sign. Can be found on Internet sites or as a key on devices. Can be used as a symbol for a restart or a new beginning, respectively.
U+1F504
Black wavy line smiley Whatsapp - U+3030 Wavy Dash
In Asian character sets, the wavy line has the same meaning as a hyphen in Latin-based standard languages.
U+3030
Curly loop whatsapp emoji - U+27B0 Curly Loop
The “curly loop” is an astrological symbol and is also used as a secret code. Shhh, do not tell anyone!
U+27B0
Double curly loop Emoji - U+27BF Double Curly Loop
The double “curly loop” symbolizes a cassette recorder and is displayed as an icon for voice mail (answering machine) on mobile phones. Also known as freephone symbol (toll-free numbers) in Japan.
U+27BF
X Emoji - U+2716 Heavy Multiplication X
I cannot agree with that! Emoji can be used to characterize a false statement. Is often used as a symbol for the word “against” in sport.
U+2716
Top arrow Emoji - U+1F51D 🔝 Top Arrow
That's TOP! Emoji literally and symbolically points upwards. Often thought of as an invitation to deal with the above again.
U+1F51D
Soon arrow Emoji - U+1F51C 🔜 Soon Arrow
I'll be right there! A sign with the word “soon” and an arrow. Something will be accomplished soon, or as soon as possible.
U+1F51C
Radio button Emoji - U+1F518 🔘 Radio Button
Hey, listen to the new hit! The radio button is usually applied when talking about music. Is one of the least used symbols.
U+1F518
Red circle Whatsapp - U+1F534 🔴 Large Red Circle
The red circle is usually applied to highlight a text message. Has no negative or positive connotation. Also used as a symbol for kickball (resembling baseball).
U+1F534
Black medium square Whatsapp - U+25FC Black Medium Square
I do not feel well today! The meaning of this square depends on the context. For example, is also used in connection with black outfits.
U+25FC
Eye in speech bubble Emoji Eye in Speech Bubble
The eye in the speech bubble represents the anti-bullying campaign “I Am A Witness”, which agitates against online abuse.
U+1F441
Dollar yen currency emoji Whatsapp - U+1F4B1 💱 Currency Exchange
Emoticon with dollar and yen currency symbols with arrows (or with euro and British pound). Stands for money exchange between two currencies.
U+1F4B1
Thought bubble smiley Whatsapp - U+1F4AD 💭 Thought Balloon
Emoji shows an empty thought bubble. Chat partner is pensive and still uncertain. First has to sort out himself.
U+1F4AD
Speech bubble emoji Whatsapp - U+1F4AC 💬 Speech Balloon
We need to talk about it! Speech bubble smiley with three dots. Can also mean: Just a second, I'm in a conversation at the moment.
U+1F4AC
Spade Suit Emoji - U+2660 Spade Suit
The spade emoji represents a playing card symbol. In bridge, the spade is the most valuable symbol, in skat the second most valuable. It is mostly used in conjunction with poker and card games.
U+2660
18 Emoji - U+1F51E 🔞 No One Under Eighteen
A warning sign with the crossed number 18. Caution! Only adults are welcome here!
U+1F51E