If you've ever wondered "What's this Emoji supposed to be?????", Emoji Names is the app for you.
Every Emoji has an official name in the Unicode standard. Emoji Names shows you those names, simply and beautifully.

* Use the Emoji keyboard to find and select an Emoji
* Emoji Names will find the name of the emoji and show it on screen
* Share customizable images of emoji straight from the app
* Paste emoji from messages in other apps to quickly find their names
* Choose between the system emoji style and high-res Twitter emoji

What's your favorite Emoji Name?

What’s New

Version 2.0

This is the first big update for Emoji Names -- you can now share customizable images of emoji straight from the app, and you can paste emoji from messages in other apps to quickly find their names. We also added support for Twitter emoji, which have higher-res artwork. Thanks for using Emoji Names!

Ratings and Reviews

4.7 out of 5
146 Ratings

146 Ratings

Maui Kid ,


Well done! Looks great and very simple to use! I’ll be sharing this with friends.

jDeppen ,

Love it, almost

Definitely helpful but not 100% accurate

Brighton Lover ,

This is stupid

The description of face with smile, etc. describes what the emoticon LOOKS like. We can SEE that. I thought this would tell what the emotion is. Waste of time and money.


Cal Stephens
44.3 MB

Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.



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  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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