Ghost emoji | 👻 meaning 

👻 Ghost emoji

👻 meaning - Ghost

The ghost emoji often symbolizes a “BOO!” moment. It looks like the classic depiction of a cartoon ghost: the sort that can be easily replicated with a bed sheet! On some platforms, one of its eyes is noticeably larger than the other, and it usually has a large hollow mouth formed into an O-shape. The ghost emoji is rarely used to portray any actual fear to symbolize legitimate fright given that it looks very cute and cartoony: more of an Emoji the Friendly Ghost, than a poltergeist! Along with the skulls, ogres and demons, this emoji is particularly well utilized during the Halloween season!

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Use shortcode : :ghost:
Note: - If you can't see the emoji, your device may not support Ghost emoji but you can still use it on other platforms.

Representations : Halloween Funny Ghoul Scary can be represented by 👻 emoji.

Examples of 👻 emoji :

div class="example">same ghost hour people 😣😱👻👻👻

Today so much talked about spooky stories that I now again want to see ghost adventures 👻
Just came into the apartment & 1 second later our living room picture has fallen from the wall 😳.. as if it had waited for us 😳👻

How Ghost emoji appear on Apple, Google and other platforms?

Ghost may look different on every device. In the above images you can view how Ghost emoji appears on different devices. Emoji of Ghost can be used on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and many other platforms and OS. Some devices may show a blank box or X instead of Ghost emoji as every device doesn't support each one of the emoji.

History of Ghost emoji

This emoji was first introduced in Unicode 6.0 in October, 2010 which was followed by addition to Emoji 1.0 in August, 2015. Ghost emoji appeared on iOS 5.0, Android 4.3, EmojiOne 1.0 for the first time.

Ghost in other languages

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What is the code of Ghost emoji?

Unicode : U+1F47B
Hex Code
Code Point(s):    1f47b
HTML Entity:   👻
UTF-8: F0 9F 91 BB
UTF-8 (C): F0 9F 91 BB
UTF-16: 0xd83ddc7b
UTF-16 (C): 0xD83D 0xDC7B
UTF-32: 1F47B
UTF-32 (C): 0x00001F47B
Decimal Code
Code Point(s): 128123
HTML Entity: 👻
UTF-16: 55357 56443
UTF-32: 128123
Octal Code
UTF-8: 360 237 221 273
Other developer codes:
PHP: "\xf0\x9f\x91\xbb"
Python: u"\U0001F47B"
Java, C++, C: "0xD83D\uDC7B"

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