Top List - Most Popular Emojis of 2022

Welcome to our annual overview of the most popular emojis in 2022! It's been an eventful year in the digital world, and emojis have played a significant role in how we communicate our emotions, thoughts, and ideas online. In this summary, we present the emojis that have dominated usage throughout the year, based on extensive data and user statistics.

Our top list offers insight into which emojis were particularly favored among users in 2022. You can see each emoji's ranking, as well as how their popularity has changed compared to the previous year. This list is not just a reflection of current trends, but also provides an interesting view into how digital culture and communication evolve over time.

Explore which emojis captured the interest of users and became part of their daily communication in 2022. Scroll down to see the entire top list and experience the exciting changes in the world of emojis!


PlaceEmojiChange (since 2021)
1.🧐  Face With Monocle (3)
2.💙  Blue heart (47)
3.🥸  Disguised Face (6)
4.🤎  Brown Heart (7)
5.⚤  Interlocked Female and Male Sign (bisexual) (4)
6.🤍  White Heart (2)
7.🤭  Blushing Face With Hand Over Mouth (8)
8.⚢  Doubled Female Sign (lesbian symbol) (9)
9.🥲  Smiling Face with Tear (5)
10.⚣  Doubled male sign (gay symbol) (18)
11.🤌  Pinched Fingers (1)
12.حلال  Halal (15)
13.🧡  Orange Heart (31)
14.🟫  Brown Square (41)
15.🔰  Japanese symbol for beginner (16)
16.💞  Revolving hearts (13)
17.👭  Two women holding hands new!
18.😮‍💨  Face exhaling new!
19.😅  Smiling face with open mouth and cold sweat (17)
20.🙎‍♀️  Woman pouting new!
21.🧚‍♀️  Woman fairy (70)
22.🧎‍♀️  Woman kneeling (35)
23.🍡  Dango (25)
24.🚶‍♂️  Man walking (83)
25.💚  Green heart (71)
26.👩‍❤️‍💋‍👨  Kiss: woman, man (88)
27.🧏‍♂️  Deaf man (38)
28.🔱  Trident emblem (86)
29.🧏‍♀️  Deaf woman (23)
30.🙌  Person raising both hands in celebration (90)
31.👩‍❤️‍💋‍👩  Kiss: woman, woman new!
32.🤩  Face With Starry Eyes (37)
33.💜  Purple heart (77)
34.🟪  Purple square
35.💁‍♀️  Information desk woman (72)
36.💏  Two persons kissing new!
37.🧑‍🤝‍🧑  People holding hands new!
38.👨‍❤️‍👨  Couple with heart man man new!
39.🧑‍🦯  Person with probing cane (32)
40.💝  Heart with ribbon (24)
41.❤️  Red heart (46)
42.👩‍❤️‍👨  Couple with heart: woman, man new!
43.💑  Two persons with heart new!
44.🚴‍♂️  Man biking new!
45.🥱  Yawning Face (10)
46.🦦  Otter (12)
47.👩‍❤️‍👩  Couple with heart: woman, woman new!
48.🤲  Palms up together (44)
49.🕴  Man in business suit levitating new!
50.👬  Two men holding hands new!
51.👨‍❤️‍💋‍👨  Kiss: man, man new!
52.🙇‍♂️  Man bowing (76)
53.🖤  Black heart (93)
54.🥷  Ninja (36)
55.🤴  Prince new!
56.😘  Face throwing a kiss new!
57.🧍‍♂️  Man standing new!
58.🪐  Ringed Planet Saturnus (11)
59.😇  Smiling face with halo (20)
60.🏴󠁧󠁢󠁮󠁩󠁲󠁿  Northern ireland flag new!
61.🌙  Crescent moon (50)
62.🙋‍♀️  Woman raising hand new!
63.🧖‍♀️  Woman in steamy room new!
64.🏃‍♂️  Man running new!
65.🏊‍♂️  Man swimming new!
66.🚣‍♂️  Man rowing boat new!
67.🧖‍♂️  Man in steamy room new!
68.🦭  Seal (55)
69.🤷‍♀️  Woman shrugging (84)
70.🙅‍♀️  Woman gesturing NO new!
71.🥰  Smiling face with hearts (61)
72.🧑‍🎤  Singer (29)
73.👨  Man new!
74.🙍‍♀️  Woman frowning new!
75.☪️  Star and crescent (49)
76.➕  Heavy plus sign (26)
77.💆‍♂️  Man getting massage new!
78.🏄‍♂️  Man surfing new!
79.🕌  Mosque new!
80.👮‍♂️  Man police officer new!
81.💆‍♀️  Woman getting massage new!
82.🤦‍♂️  Man facepalming (81)
83.🧜‍♂️  Merman new!
84.➰  Curly loop (22)
85.😈  Smiling face with horns (60)
86.🤱  Breast-feeding new!
87.💗  Growing heart (59)
88.👱‍♂️  Man: blond hair new!
89.🙆‍♀️  Woman gesturing OK new!
90.🍙  Rice ball (48)
91.🌈  Rainbow new!
92.💛  Yellow heart new!
93.🖖  Vulcan salute new!
94.🧛‍♀️  Woman vampire new!
95.🤘  Sign of the horns new!
96.❣️  Heavy heart exclamation mark ornament (65)
97.😙  Kissing face with smiling eyes (75)
98.🍱  Bento box new!
99.💇‍♀️  Woman getting haircut new!
100.😛  Face with stuck out tongue (52)