🧏 Deaf Person Emoji

by Katie J. Ray

Emoji Meaning

In a number of other languages and in American Sign Language (ASL) the emoji 🧏 is used as a deaf sign. The Person is gesturing with their index finger between mouth and ear shown in people emoji.


In 2019 this emoji was added as part of Unicode 12.0 and in 2019 accepted to Emoji 12.0.

Deaf Person Emoji

Similar Emojis

🧏🏻 Deaf Person: Light Skin Tone, 🧏🏼 Deaf Person: Medium-Light Skin Tone, 🧏🏽 Deaf Person: Medium Skin Tone, 🧏🏾 Deaf Person: Medium-Dark Skin Tone, 🧏🏿 Deaf Person: Dark Skin Tone, 🧏‍♂️ Deaf Man, 🧏🏻‍♂️ Deaf Man: Light Skin Tone, 🧏🏼‍♂️ Deaf Man: Medium-Light Skin Tone, 🧏🏽‍♂️ Deaf Man: Medium Skin Tone, 🧏🏾‍♂️ Deaf Man: Medium-Dark Skin Tone, 🧏🏿‍♂️ Deaf Man: Dark Skin Tone, 🧏‍♂️ Deaf man, 🧏‍♀️ Deaf Woman

Apple Name

🧏 Deaf Person


🧏 U+1F9CF


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