👻 Ghost

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Emoji Meaning

The cartoon image of a ghost with arms stretched out, tongue out, and friendly eyes. Some platforms depict it with one bulging eye. It's as if it's saying Boo! It's meant to be a little scary but more friendly. This is one of the most popular emojis when talking about trick-or-treat and Halloween.

Also Known As

  • 👻 Disappear
  • 👻 Ghoul
  • 👻 Halloween

Apple Name

  • 👻 Ghost

👻 Emoji Codes




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For developers

URL escape code %F0%9F%91%BB
Punycode xn--9q8h
Bytes (UTF-8) F0 9F 91 BB
JavaScript, JSON, Java \uD83D\uDC7B
C, C++, Python \U0001f47b
CSS \01F47B
PHP, Ruby \u{1F47B}
Perl \x{1F47B}
HTML hex 👻
HTML dec 👻

Tags: creature, face, fairy tale, fantasy, ghost, monster

Category: Smileys & Emotion

Subgroup: Face costume