🤔 Thinking Face Emoji

Meaning & Description

The 🤔 Thinking Face Emoji, represented by the Unicode character U+1F914, is a versatile and widely used emoji in digital communication. It’s typically used to convey a range of emotions and thoughts, including contemplation, reflection, uncertainty, skepticism, or the act of pondering a question or decision. The 🤔 Thinking Face Emoji appeared in Unicode Version 8.0 in 2015 with the Unicode name “Thinking Face” and was officially included in Emoji Version 1.0 in 2015. Here’s some information about this emoji:

Appearance: The Thinking Face emoji features a yellow, round face with raised eyebrows and one hand resting on its chin. The expression suggests a state of deep thought or contemplation, as if someone is considering a complex problem or decision.

Usage: This emoji is employed when someone wants to express a state of deep thought, pondering, or reflection. It can convey uncertainty, skepticism, or the act of considering various possibilities or options.

Variations: The appearance of the Thinking Face emoji may vary slightly depending on the platform or device you’re using, but the core elements of the raised eyebrows and hand on the chin remain consistent.

Meaning: The primary meaning of the Thinking Face emoji is to represent the act of thinking deeply or considering something carefully. It’s often used when someone is faced with a question, problem, or decision and needs time to reflect.

Examples of Use:

  • “I’m not sure about that idea. 🤔”
  • “Let me think about it for a moment. 🤔”
  • “What do you think the best solution is? 🤔”

Related Emojis: The Thinking Face emoji can be combined with other emojis, such as 💭 Thought Balloon or 🧠 Brain, to further emphasize the idea of contemplation, reflection, or considering various thoughts and possibilities.

The 🤔 Thinking Face Emoji (U+1F914) is a versatile emoji that conveys deep thought, contemplation, and the act of pondering questions or decisions in digital communication. It’s a popular choice for expressing uncertainty, skepticism, or the need to carefully consider various options or possibilities.


🤔 Thinking Face Emoji Information

Emoji CLDR Short Namethinking face
Windows ALT CodeALT 129300
Windows ALT X Code1F914 ALT X
Other Keywordsface | thinking
Emoji GroupSmileys & Emotion
Emoji Subgroupface-hand
Introduced in Unicode Version (and Release Year)8.0 (2015)
Introduced in Emoji Version (and Release Year)1.0 (2015)
Unicode Character NameThinking Face
Unicode Code Point(s)U+1F914
Unicode BlockSupplemental Symbols and Pictographs
Unicode Block SubheadingEmoticon faces
Other Unicode Character Description Or Alias 

Emoji Appearance on Different Devices & Platforms

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

Emoji Codes for Developers

Hexadecimal Code1F914
Decimal Code129300
HTML Entity HEX🤔
HTML Entity DEC🤔
URL Escape Code%F0%9F%A4%94
Bytes (UTF-8)\xF0\x9F\xA4\x94
PHP, Ruby\u{1F914}
Java, JavaScript, JSON\u1F914
C, C++, Python\u1F914

🤔 Thinking Face Emoji Name in Other Languages

Arabic Short Name‫وجه يفكر
Arabic Keywordsتأمل | وجه | ‫وجه يفكر
Bengali Short Nameচিন্তা করার মত মুখ
Bengali Keywordsচিন্তা করার মত মুখ | চিন্তিত | মুখ
Bulgarian Short NameЗамислено лице
Bulgarian Keywordsзамислен | Замислено лице | лице
Catalan Short Namecara pensativa
Catalan Keywordscara | pensant | pensatiu | pensativa
Chinese Short Name想一想
Chinese Keywords思考 | 想 | 想一想 | 脸
Croatian Short Namelice koje razmišlja
Croatian Keywordslice | lice koje razmišlja | razmišljanje
Czech Short Namezamyšlený obličej
Czech Keywordssmajlík | tvář | výraz | zamyšlení | zamyšlený obličej
Danish Short Nametænkende ansigt
Danish Keywordsansigt | tænkende | tanker
Dutch Short Namenadenkend gezicht
Dutch Keywordsdenken | gezicht | nadenkend gezicht
Estonian Short Namemõtlev nägu
Estonian Keywordsmõtlemine | mõtlev nägu | nägu
Filipino Short Namenag-iisip
Filipino Keywordsisip | mukha | nag-iisip
Finnish Short Namemietteliäs
Finnish Keywordsmietteliäs | naama
French Short Namevisage en pleine réflexion
French Keywordsréflexion | visage | visage en pleine réflexion
German Short Namenachdenkendes Gesicht
German KeywordsGesicht | nachdenken | nachdenkendes Gesicht | nachdenklich
Greek Short Nameσκέφτομαι
Greek Keywordsπρόσωπο | σκεπτόμενος | σκέφτομαι
Hebrew Short Nameפרצוף חושב
Hebrew Keywordsחושב | מהרהר | פרצוף | תוהה
Hindi Short Nameसोचता हुआ चेहरा
Hindi Keywordsचेहरा | विचारमग्न चेहरा | सोचता हुआ चेहरा
Hungarian Short Namegondolkodó arc
Hungarian Keywordsarc | elgondolkodó | gondolkodó arc
Indonesian Short Namewajah berpikir
Indonesian Keywordsberpikir | mikir | muka | pikir | wajah
Italian Short Namefaccina concentrata
Italian Keywordsconcentrarsi | faccina | faccina concentrata | pensare
Japanese Short Name考える顔
Japanese Keywordsうーん | 考える | 考える顔 | 考え中 | 顔
Korean Short Name생각하는 얼굴
Korean Keywords생각 중 | 생각에 잠긴 얼굴 | 생각하는 얼굴 | 얼굴
Latvian Short Namedomīga seja
Latvian Keywordsdomāt | domīga seja | seja
Lithuanian Short Namemąstantis veidas
Lithuanian Keywordsmąstantis veidas | mąstymas | veidas
Malay Short Namemuka sedang berfikir
Malay Keywordsberfikir | muka | muka sedang berfikir
Marathi Short Nameविचार करणारा चेहरा
Marathi Keywordsचेहरा | विचार करणारा चेहरा | विचार करणे
Norwegian Short Nametenkefjes
Norwegian Keywordsfjes | tankefull | tenkefjes | tenker
Polish Short Namemyśląca twarz
Polish Keywordsbuźka | myśląca twarz | myślę | zamyślony | zastanawiam się
Portuguese Short Namerosto pensativo
Portuguese Keywordsmão no queixo | pensando | rosto | rosto pensativo
Romanian Short Namefață gânditoare
Romanian Keywordsfață | față gânditoare | gândire | reflecție
Russian Short Nameдумает
Russian Keywordsдумает | задумчивость | лицо | пальцы | размышления
Serbian Cyrillic Short Nameлице које размишља
Serbian Cyrillic Keywordsлице | лице које размишља | рaзмишљaњe
Serbian Latin Short Namelice koje razmišlja
Serbian Latin Keywordslice | lice koje razmišlja | razmišljanje
Slovak Short Namepremýšľajúca tvár
Slovak Keywordspremýšľajúca tvár | premýšľať | tvár
Slovenian Short Namerazmišljujoči obraz
Slovenian Keywordsobraz | razmišljanje | razmišljujoči obraz
Spanish Short Namecara pensativa
Spanish Keywordscara | cara pensativa | pensando
Swedish Short Nameansikte som tänker
Swedish Keywordsansikte | ansikte som tänker | tänker
Tamil Short Nameசிந்திக்கும் முகம்
Tamil Keywordsசிந்திக்கும் முகம் | சிந்தித்தல் | ம்ம்ம் | யோசனை
Telugu Short Nameఆలోచిస్తున్న ముఖం
Telugu Keywordsఆలోచన | ఆలోచిస్తున్న ముఖం | ముఖం
Thai Short Nameหน้าครุ่นคิด
Thai Keywordsคิด | หน้า | หน้าครุ่นคิด
Turkish Short Namedüşünen yüz
Turkish Keywordsdüşünen yüz | düşünme | yüz
Ukrainian Short Nameобличчя в роздумах
Ukrainian Keywordsобличчя | обличчя в роздумах
Urdu Short Nameسوچتا چہرہ
Urdu Keywordsچہرہ | سوچتا چہرہ | سوچنا
Vietnamese Short Namemặt suy nghĩ
Vietnamese Keywordsđang suy nghĩ | mặt | mặt suy nghĩ