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!
A red heart symbolizes the infinite passion. Someone is very helpful or could be in love.
The yellow heart means someone is happy and optimistic. Emoticon stands for the joy of life.
With the green heart, hope for reconciliation and friendship can be expressed. Do you (still) like me?
I have full confidence in you! The blue heart represents the deeply felt friendship and loyalty between the two of you.
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.
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.
I am desperately unhappy! The broken red heart expresses sadness and suffering. Someone is love sick at the moment.
|❣||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.
The two pink hearts stand for close contact. This person has strong feelings for you.
Two hearts circling around each other represent the love between two persons. Someone wants to win your heart.
A vibrating and beating heart smiley is meant to convey love. Is also a symbol of life (baby on the way?).
Emoticon shows three pink hearts, from small to large. Symbolizes increasing and growing feelings.
You are simply great! A sparkling heart means someone is doting on you. Persistence will be rewarded now!
|💘||Heart With Arrow
Emoji shows a love dart through the heart. Cupid hit you. Happiness lies ahead, but maybe lovesickness, too.
|💝||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.
A decorative variation of the heart symbol. Stands for love, attention and affection of your conversation partner.
“Om” (Sanskrit) is regarded as sacred in Indian religions such as Buddhism and Hinduism. Original sound of the origin of the universe.
|☸||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.
|✡||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.
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.
Yin and yang emoji expresses the shared identity of actually opposing things such as body and mind.
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.
|🛐||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.
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).
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.
The astrological symbol shows Aries. This zodiac sign is described as fierce, dynamic and spontaneous, and often is the more dominant partner in love.
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.
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.
The zodiac sign Cancer from the zodiac calendar. Those born under the zodiac of Cancer are described as gentle, helpful and modest.
I'm a lion! The zodiac sign Leo lies between 23 July and 23 August. A Leo is self-assured, kind, and generous.
Symbol of the astrological star sign Virgo. A Virgo knows what she wants and how to achieve it.
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.
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.
In astrology, the arrow symbol with a horizontal line stands for the zodiac sign Sagittarius. These people are independent, generous and optimistic.
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!
White flower with Japanese inscription “Very well done”. Used in schools in Japan as a stamp for very good achievements.
|🀄||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.
That's OK for me! Emoji is pronounced “ka” in Japanese and “ke” in Chinese. Roughly means: possible, appropriate, or permissible.
Emoji shows a smartphone, which is muted and merely vibrates. This could be the request not to disturb, or a demand to respond.
|🈶||Subject To Fees
This is not free! Emoji shows a Japanese and Chinese phrase. Means “toll”, “charge”, or “property”.
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” 🈶]
We are open! Japanese symbol shows that a business is operable and open, or a service is offered.
Emoji is used in Japan for the identification marking of requests and forms. In the Chinese zodiac, it can also refer to the monkey.
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.
The eight-pointed star is usually utilized as a decorative element. It is meant to express joy, breeziness, and exuberance.
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!”
You can grab a bargain here! In Japan, the symbol indicates special offers and discounts.
Keep this for you! In Japan and China, the symbol is used to point to a secret.
I wish you luck! Sign for best wishes and blessings. Also used on national holidays.
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.
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 🈳]
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.
Caution, prohibited! This Japanese symbol indicates a prohibition or restriction. A certain action or behavior is not desired.
“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.
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.
So far and no further! Symbol for “no admittance”, “keep out”, or “no entry”. Is also used if your chat partner is angry.
Name badge emoji is used for identification, e.g., at work. The tulip-shaped design is typical of Japanese kindergartens.
Emoticon is a warning sign: Beware, you have gone too far. The chat partner is very angry.
A hot thermal spring with rising steam. Symbol on Japanese cards. I want to relax with you, or let's go swimming!
|❓||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.
Thick (red) symbol for an exclamation mark. Is used to express a concern or to yell a desire for something.
|💯||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.
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.
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.
|〽||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.
Green recycling symbol consisting of three counterclockwise arrows. Indicates that something can be reused. Can often be found on packages.
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.
|💠||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.
Symbol for a cyclone (violent hurricane in the tropics). Might mean: Beware, you are in for something.
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.
|🈂||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.
Want to watch a movie? Film projector or cinema screen with curtains. Emoji represents the cinema.
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.
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.
|⃣||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.
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.
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.
|🔄||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.
In Asian character sets, the wavy line has the same meaning as a hyphen in Latin-based standard languages.
The “curly loop” is an astrological symbol and is also used as a secret code. Shhh, do not tell anyone!
|➿||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.
|✖||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.
That's TOP! Emoji literally and symbolically points upwards. Often thought of as an invitation to deal with the above again.
I'll be right there! A sign with the word “soon” and an arrow. Something will be accomplished soon, or as soon as possible.
Hey, listen to the new hit! The radio button is usually applied when talking about music. Is one of the least used symbols.
|🔴||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).
|◼||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.
|Eye in Speech Bubble
The eye in the speech bubble represents the anti-bullying campaign “I Am A Witness”, which agitates against online abuse.
Emoticon with dollar and yen currency symbols with arrows (or with euro and British pound). Stands for money exchange between two currencies.
Emoji shows an empty thought bubble. Chat partner is pensive and still uncertain. First has to sort out himself.
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.
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.
|🔞||No One Under Eighteen
A warning sign with the crossed number 18. Caution! Only adults are welcome here!