👴 Meaning – Old Man Emoji

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This icon shows the face of an old man, balding, with a smiling, open mouth. This emoji means old age, old man, has strong implications to a father or grandfather figure. It could be used when someone is discussing their father or grandfather. It’s largely used in Father’s Day texts and Grandparents’ Day texts. Old Man Emoji could also be used when discussing any older male member of a family.

Old Man Emoji is a special symbol that looks like a picture (you may see empty box or "X" if unsupported), but really it's a text, so you can easily copy and paste 👴 emoji. This trick works for Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, Skype, Viber, Snapchat, SMS and any other website, messenger or application, but emoji pictures are slightly different for iPad/iPhone, Android, and Samsung Galaxy devices.

Old Man Emoji, Apple style
Apple
Old Man Emoji, Google style
Google
Old Man Emoji, Microsoft style
Microsoft
Old Man Emoji, Samsung style
Samsung
👴
Browser / Native
Old Man Emoji, Twitter style
Twitter
Old Man Emoji, Emoji One style
Emoji One
Old Man Emoji, Facebook style
Facebook Messenger
Old Man Emoji, LG style
LG
n/a
ASCII Emoticon

Old Man Emoji details

Symbol to copy
Uncode codepoint
U+1F474
Unicode name
Old Man
Category
People / Person
Keywords
man, old
Windows Alt-code
Alt+1F474
Decimal HTML Entity
👴
Hex HTML Entity
👴
UTF-16 hex
0xD83D 0xDC74
Wikipedia
n/a
Version
Unicode 6.0
Year
2010 (see all emoji of 2010)

Old Man Emoji: skin tone variations

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How to type Old Man Emoji

There are number of methods to type Old Man Emoji. Easiest way is to copy & paste, but other methods, like windows alt-codes and HTML-entities (for web sites) are also popular enough.

You may use this Copy and Paste Emoji List to copy/type emoji one-by-one or this Online Emoji Keyboard to write all your message at one time and copy it when finished.

Copy and paste 👴 emoji

It's very easy to get Old Man Emoji both on computer and mobile without any emoji keyboard installed. All you need is to select, copy and paste this symbol: . Select this like a regular text, and copy to the clipboard. After doing that, switch to another website or application and paste emoji using context menu or keyboard. Hint: use Ctrl/Cmd+C keys to copy, and Ctrl/Cmd+V to paste emoji.

Even if emoji symbol or smiley looks like a black square or question mark, it most probably will be converted into appropriate image by web site or application where you paste it.

To avoid misunderstandings, first carefully read 👴 meaning and look at 👴 pictures before sending it to somebody: some emoji don't mean what you think they mean ;-)

Old Man Emoji HTML-entities

HTML entites are intended for using on websites. You can put Old Man Emoji html entity code in decimal or hexadecimal form right in your message, and it will be translated into graphical representation of Old Man Emoji after you submit.

👴 emoji Alt-codes for Windows

It's easy to type emoji or any other Unicode character with code value up to U+0ffff by it's alt-code in MS Windows. Here are instructions.

  1. Press and hold Alt key on keyboard.
  2. Hit the Plus (+) button on numeric keypad.
  3. Type the hexadecimal Unicode value digit-by-digit
  4. Now release the Alt key and you'll see your character.

Note 1. This method works only for unicode codepoints U+0ffff and bellow.

Note 2. If this trick does not work, you should check some settings in your Windows Registry. If you don't know what the Registry is, please don't try this! Run regedit.exe and navigate to the HKEY_Current_User/Control Panel/Input Method branch. Add EnableHexNumpad key with type of REG_SZ and set it to "1". You may need to log off and back on to enable this input type.