New emojis on Whatsapp: The final list of the Unicode standard in version 14.0 is now fixed. A total of 37 brand new icons are included – some are already being celebrated.
Germany – The new emojis should actually be presented in the first quarter of this year. But here too, Corona has thwarted the bill. In September the Unicode Consortium finally presented the final list of the new emojis (more news about everything digital on RUHR24).
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Whatsapp: 37 new emojis have been announced – with real highlights
In addition to the English platform Emojipedia, the Unicode Consortium also includes technology giants such as Google, Apple and Facebook. Once a year, they set new standards for smartphones – including new emojis. on
the Unicode Consortium shares this picture about the new emojis:
Among the 838 new characters in #Unicode14 are 37 new #emoji, along with new emoji sequences, that are expected to show up on 📱s, 💻s, and other platforms sometime next year → https://t.co/deSr1g6m8k #絵文字 pic.twitter.com/xuTf8Os02K— The Unicode Consortium (@unicode) September 7, 2021
With version 14.0 of the Unicode standard, there will be a total of 838 new characters – including 37 emoji characters. As always, the highlights include the completely new smileys, such as these:
|the melting face||disappear, melt|
|Face with a peeking eye||tied up, stare, look|
|Face greets with hand on forehead||yes, greetings, okay. troops|
|dotted face – with lines||hide, disappear, introverted, invisible|
|Face holds back tears||cry, proud, angry, sad, resist|
New emojis on Whatsapp and Co .: Some are already popular
In particular, the face, which holds back its tears, will probably be loved by many smartphone users. Because the very similar “pleading face” with the big eyes and the previous emoji with only a tear on the face were popular with many users.
The “melting face” is already enjoying great popularity on social media. Likewise the hands that form a heart.
Whatsapp and Co .: New emojis are coming – “pregnant man” causes discussion on the net
On the other hand, the pregnant man, who will soon be available on all cell phones, is causing a lively discussion. While some celebrate the idea, others find it superfluous or strange.
In social media, for example, it is already assumed that this would always be used when someone feels “too full” after eating. And indeed, according to the decision-makers, this is also a meaning – because in addition to “pregnant”, the symbol also means “bloated” or “full belly”. A picture from
Whatsapp, Google, Facebook: new emojis are planned for the beginning of 2022
The new version includes, for example, the following symbols that attract less attention in advance:
- an index finger pointing at the viewer
- a coral
- an empty bird’s nest / bird’s nest with eggs
- a big green troll
- a low battery
- biting lips
Interested users can find the full list on the Unicode.org website. It is not yet clear when the new symbols will be available on every smartphone. However, digital experts currently expect that they will be available at the beginning of 2022. By the way: The messenger service Whatsapp had just announced a new emoji function with which users can react directly to messages.
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