Unicode 8 New Characters

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

Unicode 8.0.0 is released on June 17, 2015.

Unicode 8.0 adds a total of 7,716 characters, encompassing six new scripts and many new symbols, as well as character additions to several existing scripts. Notable character additions include the following:

Unicode 8 New Emoji

smilies

๐Ÿค— ๐Ÿค” ๐Ÿ™„ ๐Ÿค ๐Ÿค“ ๐Ÿ™ƒ ๐Ÿค‘ ๐Ÿค’ ๐Ÿค• ๐Ÿค–

[see Unicode Emoji ๐Ÿ˜„]

skin tones

๐Ÿป ๐Ÿผ ๐Ÿฝ ๐Ÿพ ๐Ÿฟ

hand

๐Ÿค˜

[see Hand Emoji ๐Ÿ‘]

animals

๐Ÿฆ ๐Ÿฆ„ ๐Ÿฆƒ ๐Ÿฆ€ ๐Ÿฆ‚

[see Animal Emoji ๐Ÿฐ]

[see Insects Emoji ๐Ÿž]

food

๐Ÿง€ ๐ŸŒญ ๐ŸŒฎ ๐ŸŒฏ ๐Ÿฟ ๐Ÿพ

[see Food Emoji ๐Ÿบ]

sports

๐Ÿ ๐Ÿ ๐Ÿ‘ ๐Ÿ’ ๐Ÿ“ ๐Ÿธ ๐Ÿน

[see Sports Emoji โšฝ]

places

๐Ÿ•Œ ๐Ÿ• ๐Ÿ•‹ ๐Ÿ›

[see Places Emoji ๐Ÿจ]

things

๐Ÿบ ๐Ÿ•Ž ๐Ÿ“ฟ

[see Things Emoji ๐Ÿ”ช]

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Unicode Search

Try โ€œheart faceโ€ (without quotes), or 9829, or U+1f60d, or paste emoji ๐Ÿ˜‚. (If nothing happens, try Unicode Search for old browser)

Reference

http://www.unicode.org/versions/Unicode8.0.0/

Unicode Versions

  1. Unicode 11
  2. Unicode 10
  3. Unicode 9
  4. Unicode 8
  5. Unicode 7

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  1. Emoji ๐Ÿ˜‚
  2. Hand ๐Ÿ‘
  3. Food ๐ŸŽ
  4. Love ๐Ÿ’‹
  5. Clothing ๐Ÿ‘ 
  6. Animal ๐Ÿฐ
  7. Insect ๐Ÿž
  8. Plant ๐ŸŒต
  9. Sport โšฝ
  10. Astrology ๐ŸŒ›
  11. Weather ๐ŸŒง
  12. Place ๐ŸŽช
  13. Signs โ›”
  14. Vehicle ๐Ÿš€
  15. Things ๐Ÿ”ช
  16. Tech ๐ŸŽง
  17. Office ๐Ÿ“Œ
  18. UI ๐Ÿ—‘
  19. Clock โฐ
  20. Music ๐ŸŽถ
  21. Flags ๐Ÿ
  22. Sex โšค
  23. Stars โ˜…
  24. Cross โœš
  25. Games โ™ž
  26. Shapes โ– 
  27. Box โ–“
  28. Dingbats โ˜ญ
  29. Keyboard โŒ˜
  30. Common ยฉ
  31. Punctuation โฃ
  32. Currency โ‚ฌ
  33. Circled โฝ
  34. Arrow โ†’
  35. Bracket ยซยป
  36. Math โˆ‘
  37. Math โ„
  38. Greek ฮฑ
  39. APL โ
  40. ASCII โ€
  41. Hieroglyph ๐“‚€
  42. Unit ใŽœ
  43. full-width ๅ…จ

How To

  1. How to Input Unicode
  2. Download Font

Versions

  1. Unicode 11
  2. Unicode 10
  3. Unicode 9
  4. Unicode 8
  5. Unicode 7

Unicode Art

  1. Japan Unicode Art
  2. Unicode Art
  3. Unicode Art Font Emulation
  4. Emoji Tale: Good Night Gone Bad
  5. Unicode Smilies (ยฌ_ยฌ)

Misc

  1. Emoji Frequency
  2. emoji vs emoticon
  3. Unicode Equivalence
  4. Symbol Become Emoji