❓ Meaning – Question Mark Emoji


This icon shows a red question mark facing left. This emoji means asking a question, and could be used for dramatic emphasis. Question Mark Emoji would likely show up in texts where there is scandal, or an answer to a major concern has been left out. It has dramatic flare due to its bright red color, and adds more gravity to the desire for a reply. This emoji has a slightly negative context, as it can be seen as being pushy or agitated.

Question Mark Emoji, Apple style
Question Mark Emoji, Microsoft style
Question Mark Emoji, Samsung style
Browser / Native
Question Mark Emoji, Emoji One style
Emoji One
Question Mark Emoji, Facebook style
Facebook Messenger
Question Mark Emoji, LG style
ASCII Emoticon

Question Mark Emoji details

Symbol to copy
Uncode codepoint
Unicode name
Question Mark
Symbols / Other Symbols
mark, punctuation, question
Windows Alt-code
Decimal HTML Entity
Hex HTML Entity
UTF-16 hex
Unicode 6.0
2010 (see all emoji of 2010)

🌐 Question Mark Emoji translations

LanguageCLDR NameKeywords
DeutschRotes FragezeichenFragezeichen, rot, Satzzeichen
Françaispoint d’interrogationponctuation, question
Русскийвопросительный знаквопрос, знак, красный, пунктуация
Españolinterrogación rojainterrogación, pregunta, puntuación
Italianopunto interrogativo rossodomanda, punto di domanda pieno
Portuguêsponto de interrogaçãointerrogação, pergunta, pontuação
Polskiznak zapytaniao co chodzi?, pytajnik, pytanie

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How to type Question Mark Emoji

There are number of methods to type Question Mark 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 Question Mark 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 ;-)

Question Mark Emoji HTML-entities

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

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