What is the official name for the👏emoji?
The official name is clapping hands. There are plenty of other slang names, too (see below).
What does it mean when someone uses the👏emoji?
It probably means that they are thinking about a clapping hands, which totally makes sense given that you just got this emoji in your text or DM.
What else can the👏emoji symbolize? Does it have any hidden meanings?
There are definitely some hidden meanings for the 👏 emoji. It can also mean they are looking at a clapping hands and know you’ll appreciate it as a good inside joke.
Does the👏emoji appear on any lists?
We’ll be adding every emoji on our list to other lists soon. We love lists.
How do I copy and paste the👏emoji?
Select this – 👏 – with your cursor and copy!
Is the 👏 emoji an ideogram?
Definitely. Why wouldn’t it be? It’s an official emoji.