✋ Hand Emoji shows a raised right hand showing the palm, and the five fingers slightly apart.
What is the meaning of the Hand emoji
✋ Hand Emoji usually means stop signal or high-five.
How to use the Hand emoji
You can use this emoji when you want to stop or as a waving hand for saying hello or goodbye.
When did the Hand emoji come into existence
The Hand emoji was accepted by Unicode 6.0 in the year 2010 and added to Emoji 1.0 in the year 2015.
People also call this emoji as
✋ Raised Hand
✋ Hand Up
Other emojis like this one
Of course there are several other emojis that are similar or related to this one. Such as: 👐🙌🤲