The Deaf Person: Medium-Dark Skin Tone emoji is a modifier sequence combining 🧏 Deaf Person and 🏾 Medium-Dark Skin Tone. These display as a single emoji on supported platforms.
Deaf Person: Medium-Dark Skin Tone was added to Emoji 12.0 in 2019.
The "🧏🏾" emote, also known as the "Deaf Person: Medium-Dark Skin Tone" emote, represents a person who is deaf or hard of hearing and has medium-dark skin tone. It was added to the Unicode Standard in 2020 as part of the Emoji 13.0 update. The emote features an individual with their index finger and thumb extended to form the ASL sign for "I love you."
- Surprise & Shock:
"I was shocked to learn that so few people know how to communicate with deaf individuals 🧏🏾."
- Puzzlement & Confusion:
"I'm not sure I understand all the different types of sign language 🧏🏾."
- Frustration & Disappointment:
"I wish more people would take the time to learn sign language and understand the deaf community 🧏🏾."