An open right hand facing left, so as to show the palm of the hand with the thumb on the top and the pinky on the bottom.
This emoji was developed along with Rightwards Hand to allow for the creation of ZWJ Sequences that depict 🤝 Handshake with two different skin tone modifiers applied, one to each hand.
Leftwards 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 across all major emoji platforms.
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- 🏻 Leftwards Hand: Light Skin Tone
- 🏼 Leftwards Hand: Medium-Light Skin Tone
- 🏽 Leftwards Hand: Medium Skin Tone
- 🏾 Leftwards Hand: Medium-Dark Skin Tone
- 🏿 Leftwards Hand: Dark Skin Tone
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- Leftwards Hand Emoji Proposal: L2/19-265