The Deaf Man: Medium-Dark Skin Tone emoji is a ZWJ sequence combining 🧏 Deaf Person, 🏾 Medium-Dark Skin Tone, Zero Width Joiner and ♂️ Male Sign. These display as a single emoji on supported platforms.
Deaf Man: Medium-Dark Skin Tone was added to Emoji 12.0 in 2019.
The "🧏🏾♂️" emote, or "Deaf Man: Medium-Dark Skin Tone" emote, depicts a person gesturing with their hand to indicate that they are deaf or hard of hearing. The skin tone is medium-dark and the gender is male. It is often used in online communication to represent deaf individuals or to signal that someone is listening closely.
- Grief & Sorrow:
"It breaks my heart to think about all the deaf people who have been denied access to education and opportunities. 🧏🏾♂️"
- Grumpiness & Irritation:
"I hate it when people wave their hands around and pretend to sign, it's so disrespectful. 🧏🏾♂️"
- Sadness & Disappointment:
"I feel left out when my friends don't bother to learn basic signs. 🧏🏾♂️"