A person with its hand in the air, as if it wants to ask or answer a question.
Generally displayed as a woman, but is not defined as one particular gender. Previously showed a blob-like gender-inclusive character in the Google artwork.
Person Raising Hand was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010 under the name “Happy Person Raising One Hand” and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.
🙋 Answering Question
🙋 Hand Up
🙋 Happy Person Raising One Hand
The Happy Person Raising One Hand 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.