๐Ÿ™Œ Raising Hands

Two hands raised in the air, celebrating success or another joyous event.

Raising Hands was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010 under the name โ€œPerson Raising Both Hands in Celebrationโ€ and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.

Also Known As

  • ๐Ÿ™Œ Arms In The Air
  • ๐Ÿ™Œ Banzai
  • ๐Ÿ™Œ Festivus Miracle
  • ๐Ÿ™Œ Hallelujah
  • ๐Ÿ™Œ Praise Hands
  • ๐Ÿ™Œ Two Hands

Apple Name

๐Ÿ™Œ Hands Raised in Celebration

Unicode Name

๐Ÿ™Œ Person Raising Both Hands in Celebration


The Person Raising Both Hands in Celebration emoji supports skin tone modifiers. A yellow (or other non-human) skin tone should be shown by default, unless an emoji modifier is applied.

Platforms without support for emoji modifiers display a missing symbol character (box with a cross, alien, or question mark in it) next to any modified emoji.



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See also