😀 Grinning Face Emoji

Meaning & Description

The 😀 Grinning Face emoji, represented by the Unicode character U+1F600, is a popular and widely recognized emoji used in digital communication to convey a sense of happiness, joy, or amusement. The 😀 Grinning Face Emoji appeared in Unicode Version 6.1 in 2012 with the Unicode name “Grinning Face” and was officially included in Emoji Version 1.0 in 2015. Here’s some information about this emoji:

Appearance: The Grinning Face emoji is depicted as a simple, round, and yellow face with a wide, open mouth and closed, crescent-shaped eyes. It typically conveys a broad, genuine smile.

Usage: This emoji is often used to express feelings of happiness, contentment, or amusement. It can indicate that the sender is pleased, excited, or in a cheerful mood. It can also be used in response to jokes or funny messages.

Variations: Depending on the platform or device you’re using, the Grinning Face emoji’s appearance may slightly vary in color, design, or style, but the overall expression remains the same. Different platforms may have their own interpretations of the grinning face, but it generally maintains its positive and happy connotation.

Meaning: The Grinning Face emoji typically conveys unreserved joy and laughter. It’s one of the most straightforward and universal symbols of happiness in the world of emojis.

Examples of Use:

  • “I aced the exam! 😃”
  • “Just heard the funniest joke today! 😄”
  • “Congratulations on your new job! 😀”

Related Emojis: The Grinning Face emoji is often used in combination with other emojis to express various emotions or sentiments. For example, you might pair it with a 😂 Face with Tears of Joy emoji to emphasize laughter or with a 🎉 Party Popper emoji to convey excitement about a celebration.

The Grinning Face emoji (U+1F600) is a widely used emoji that conveys happiness, joy, and amusement in digital communication. It’s a simple and easily recognizable symbol of a broad smile and positive emotions, making it a popular choice for expressing feelings of delight and contentment.


😀 Grinning Face Emoji Information

Emoji CLDR Short Namegrinning face
Windows Alt CodeAlt 128512
Windows Alt X Code1F600 Alt X
Other Keywordsface | grin | grinning face
Emoji GroupSmileys & Emotion
Emoji Subgroupface-smiling
Introduced in Unicode Version (and Release Year)6.1 (2012)
Introduced in Emoji Version (and Release Year)1.0 (2015)
Unicode Character NameGrinning Face
Unicode Code Point(s)U+1F600
Unicode BlockEmoticons
Unicode Block SubheadingFaces
Other Unicode Character Description Or Alias 

Emoji Appearance on Various Apps, Devices & Platforms

grinning face emoji on apple iphone iOS
Apple / iPhone iOS
grinning face emoji on facebook and messenger
Facebook / Messenger
grinning face emoji on google and android
Google / Android
grinning face emoji on microsoft and windows
Microsoft / Windows
grinning face emoji on openmoji
grinning face emoji on samsung
grinning face emoji on twitter  (twemoji)
Twitter (Twemoji)
grinning face emoji on whatsapp

Emoji Code Conversions for Developers

Hexadecimal Code1F600
Decimal Code128512
HTML Entity HEX😀
HTML Entity DEC😀
URL Escape Code%F0%9F%98%80
Bytes (UTF-8)\xF0\x9F\x98\x80
PHP, Ruby\u{1F600}
Java, JavaScript, JSON\u1F600
C, C++, Python\u1F600

😀 Grinning Face Emoji Name in Other Languages

Arabic Short Nameوجه بابتسامة عريضة
Arabic Keywordsابتسام | ضحك | وجه بابتسامة عريضة | وجه مبتسم
Bengali Short Nameমুখে দেঁতো হাসি
Bengali Keywordsদেঁতো হাসি | মুখ | মুখে দেঁতো হাসি
Bulgarian Short NameШироко усмихнато лице
Bulgarian Keywordsлице | ухилване | широка усмивка | Широко усмихнато лице
Catalan Short Namecara molt somrient
Catalan Keywordscara | cara molt somrient | rialla | somriure | ulls
Chinese Short Name嘿嘿
Chinese Keywords嘿嘿 | 笑脸 | 脸
Croatian Short Namenasmijano lice
Croatian Keywordslice | nasmijano lice | smiješak | usta | zubi
Czech Short Namezubící se obličej
Czech Keywordssmajlík | tvář | úšklebek | výraz | zubící se obličej
Danish Short Namegrinende ansigt
Danish Keywordsglad | grinende ansigt | smilende ansigt | smiley
Dutch Short Namegrijnzend gezicht
Dutch Keywordsgezicht | grijns | grijnzend gezicht
Estonian Short Namelaia naeratusega nägu
Estonian Keywordsirve | laia naeratusega nägu | naeratus | nägu
Filipino Short Namemukhang nakangiti
Filipino Keywordsmalaking ngiti | mukha | mukhang nakangisi | mukhang nakangiti | nakangiti | ngiti
Finnish Short Nameleveä hymy
Finnish Keywordshymy | kasvot | leveä hymy | naama | virnistys
French Short Namevisage rieur
French Keywordssourire | visage rieur
German Short Namegrinsendes Gesicht
German KeywordsGesicht | grinsendes Gesicht | lol | lustig
Greek Short Nameπλατύ χαμόγελο
Greek Keywordsπλατύ χαμόγελο | πρόσωπο | σαρκασμός
Hebrew Short Nameחיוך רחב
Hebrew Keywordsחיוך | חיוך רחב | מחייך | פרצוף | שמח
Hindi Short Nameदाँत दिखाता चेहरा
Hindi Keywordsखीस | चेहरा | दाँत दिखाता चेहरा
Hungarian Short Namenevető arc
Hungarian Keywordsarc | nevetés | nevető arc
Indonesian Short Namewajah gembira
Indonesian Keywordsbahagia | gembira | muka | senang | wajah
Italian Short Namefaccina con un gran sorriso
Italian Keywordsfaccina | faccina che sogghigna | faccina con un gran sorriso | risata | sogghignare
Japanese Short Nameにっこり笑う
Japanese Keywordsスマイル | にっこり | にっこり笑う | 笑う | 笑顔 | 顔
Korean Short Name활짝 웃는 얼굴
Korean Keywords미소 | 스마일 | 얼굴 | 웃음 | 활짝 웃는 얼굴
Latvian Short Namesmiekli
Latvian Keywordsseja | smaids | smiekli
Lithuanian Short Nameišsišiepęs veidas
Lithuanian Keywordsišsišiepęs veidas | išsišiepti | veidas
Malay Short Namemuka tersengih
Malay Keywordsmuka | muka tersengih | sengih
Marathi Short Nameदात विचकणाऱ्या हास्याचा चेहरा
Marathi Keywordsचेहरा | दात विचकणाऱ्या हास्याचा चेहरा | दात विचकणे
Norwegian Short Nameglisefjes
Norwegian Keywordsfjes | glis | glisefjes
Polish Short Nameszeroko uśmiechnięta twarz
Polish Keywordsroześmiana buźka | szeroko uśmiechnięta twarz
Portuguese Short Namerosto risonho
Portuguese Keywordslol | rindo | risada | rosto | rosto risonho
Romanian Short Namefață încântată
Romanian Keywordsfață | față încântată | încântare
Russian Short Nameшироко улыбается
Russian Keywordsлицо | радость | счастье | улыбка | широкая улыбка | широко улыбается
Serbian Cyrillic Short Nameлице са широким осмехом
Serbian Cyrillic Keywordsзуби | лице | лице са широким осмехом | уста | широки осмех
Serbian Latin Short Namelice sa širokim osmehom
Serbian Latin Keywordslice | lice sa širokim osmehom | široki osmeh | usta | zubi
Slovak Short Nameškeriaca sa tvár
Slovak Keywordsškeriaca sa tvár | tvár | úškľabok | úškrn
Slovenian Short Namerežeči obraz
Slovenian Keywordsobraz | režanje | režeči obraz
Spanish Short Namecara sonriendo
Spanish Keywordscara | cara sonriendo | divertido | feliz | sonrisa
Swedish Short Nameansikte med stort leende
Swedish Keywordsansikte med stort leende | leende | roligt | skratt
Tamil Short Nameபுன்னகைக்கும் முகம்
Tamil Keywordsசிரிக்கும் முகம் | சிரிப்பு | புன்னகை | புன்னகைக்கும் முகம் | முகம்
Telugu Short Nameపళ్లు చూపిస్తూ నవ్వుతున్న ముఖం
Telugu Keywordsనవ్వు | పళ్లు | పళ్లు చూపిస్తూ నవ్వుతున్న ముఖం | ముఖం
Thai Short Nameหน้ายิ้มยิงฟัน
Thai Keywordsใบหน้า | ยิ้มกว้าง | ยิ้มยิงฟัน | หน้ายิ้มยิงฟัน
Turkish Short Namesırıtan yüz
Turkish Keywordsgülen yüz | gülme | lol | neşeli | sırıtan yüz | yüz
Ukrainian Short Nameшироко всміхнене обличчя
Ukrainian Keywordsобличчя | усмішка | широко всміхнене обличчя | широко усміхнене обличчя
Urdu Short Nameکھل کے ہنستا چہرہ
Urdu Keywordsچہرہ | کھل کے ہنستا چہرہ | کھلا | منہ | ہنسی
Vietnamese Short Namemặt cười toét
Vietnamese Keywordsmặt | mặt cười toét | toe toét