Meaning of emoji
An open right hand facing right, so as to show the back of the hand with the thumb on the top and the pinky on the bottom.
This emoji was developed along with Leftwards Hand to allow for the creation of ZWJ Sequences that depict 🤝 Handshake with two different skin tone modifiers applied, one to each hand. means right hand, or some hand movement like reaching, helping hand, push, pat, tap or touch. It can also correspond to the leftwards hand emoji to indicates hand-shake🤝. Related emojis: 🤚🙌👏🤜. The meaning of emoji symbol is rightwards hand, it is related to hand, right, rightward.
Rightwards Hand was approved as part of Unicode 14.0 in 2021 and added to Emoji 14.0 in 2021. 🚩 Approved in September 2021 as part of Emoji 14.0. Now available on Android 12L and coming soon to iOS 15.4.
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|English name|| Rightwards Hand|
|How to type shortcode|| U+1FAF1|