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What is the full list of emoticons?

Feeling ? Or having a  moment? Sometimes a picture is worth a thousand words. Use Skype emoticons to liven up your instant message conversations, or add them to your mood message to let your friends know how you’re feeling.

You can select the emoticon you want to use from the palette in the IM window, or use the keyboard shortcut – a set of characters or a specific word in brackets. If you hover over an emoticon in the palette, you’ll see its keyboard shortcut.

There are loads of visible emoticons, hidden emoticons and country flags to choose from.

All visible emoticons

You'll find all of these emoticons in the palette:

Icon Name Shortcuts
Smile :) :=) :-)
Sad :( :=( :-(
Laugh :D :=D :-D :d :=d :-d
Cool 8=) 8-) B=) B-) (cool)
Wink ;) ;-) ;=)
Surprised :o :=o :-o :O :=O :-O
Crying ;( ;-( ;=(
Sweating (sweat) (:|
Speechless :| :=| :-|
Kiss :* :=* :-*
Cheeky :P :=P :-P :p :=p :-p
Fingers crossed (yn)
Blush (blush) :$ :-$ :=$ :">
Wondering :^)
Sleepy |-) I-) I=) (snooze)
Dull |( |-( |=(
In love (inlove)
Evil grin ]:) >:) (grin)
Yawn (yawn)
Puke (puke) :& :-& :=&
Doh! (doh)
Angry :@ :-@ :=@ x( x-( x=( X( X- (X=(
It wasn't me (wasntme)
Party!!! (party)
Facepalm (facepalm)
Worried :S :-S :=S :s :-s :=s
Mmm... (mm)
Nerd 8-| B-| 8| B| 8=| B=| (nerd)
Lips Sealed :x :-x: X :-X :# :-# :=x :=X :=#
Hi (hi) (wave)
Devil (devil)
Angel (angel)
Envy (envy)
Wait (wait)
Bear-hug (bear) (hug)
Make-up (makeup) (kate)
Movember (moustache)
Giggle (giggle) (chuckle)
Clapping (clap)
Thinking (think) :? :-? :=?
Bowing (bow)
Rolling on the floor laughing (rofl)
Relieved (whew)
High five (highfive)
Happy (happy)
Smirking (smirk)
Nodding (nod)
Shaking (shake)
Waiting (waiting)
Emo (emo)
Yes (y) (Y) (ok)
No (n) (N)
Shaking Hands (handshake)
Heart (h) (H) (l) (L)
Lalala (lalala)
TMI (tmi)
Heidy (heidy)
Flower (f) (F)
Rain (rain) (london) (st)
Sun (sun)
Music (music)
Coffee (coffee)
Pizza (pizza) (pi)
Cash (cash) (mo) ($)
Muscle (muscle) (flex)
Cake (^) (cake)
Beer (beer)
Drink (d) (D)
Dancing (dance) \o/ \:D/ \:d/
Ninja (ninja)
Star (*)
Tumbleweed (tumbleweed)
Bandit (bandit)
Rock (rock)
Headbang (headbang) (banghead)
Punch (punch)
Talking (talk)
Swearing (swear)
Idea (idea)
Talk to the hand (talktothehand)
Broken heart (u) (U)
Fist bump (fistbump)
Praying (pray)
Poke (poke)
Victory sign (victory)
Hands in air in celebration (celebrate)
Be right back (brb)
Working from home (wfh)
Phone (mp) (ph)
Call (call)
Mail (e) (m)
Movie (~) (film) (movie)
Time (o) (O) (time)
Sheep (sheep)
Cat (cat)  :3
Bike (bike)
Dog (dog)
Bartlett (soccer)
Monkey (monkey)
Bomb (bomb)

Hidden emoticons (Shhh, don't tell anyone!)

You won’t see these secret emoticons in the menu, but if you know the keyboard shortcuts you can surprise your friends with them.

Icon Name Shortcuts
Skype (skype) (ss)
Man (man)
Woman (woman)
Drunk (drunk)
Smoking (smoking) (smoke) (ci)
Gotta run (gottarun)
Stop (stop)
Toivo (toivo)
Bug (bug)
Poolparty (poolparty)
Snail (snail)
Good luck (goodluck)
Island (island)
Umbrella (umbrella)
Rainbow (rainbow)
Can you talk (canyoutalk)
Camera (camera)
Plane (plane)
Car (car)
Computer (computer)
Games (games)
Gift (gift)
Hold on (holdon)
Let's meet (letsmeet)
Confidential (confidential)
What's going on (whatsgoingon)
Malthe (malthe)
Tauri (tauri)
Priidu (zilmer)
Oliver (oliver)

Flags

Flags are a great way of letting people know where you are or where you’re going. Just type the keyboard shortcut into your mood message or IM conversation.

Icon Name Shortcut
  Afghanistan (flag:AF)
  Albania (flag:AL)
  Algeria (flag:DZ)
  American Samoa (flag:AS)
  Andorra (flag:AD)
  Angola (flag:AO)
  Anguilla (flag:AI)
  Antarctica (flag:AQ)
  Antigua and Barbuda (flag:AG)
  Argentina (flag:AR)
  Armenia (flag:AM)
  Aruba (flag:AW)
  Australia (flag:AU)
  Austria (flag:AT)
  Azerbaijan (flag:AZ)
  Bahamas (flag:BS)
  Bahrain (flag:BH)
  Bangladesh (flag:BD)
  Barbados (flag:BB)
  Belarus (flag:BY)
  Belgium (flag:BE)
  Belize (flag:BZ)
  Benin (flag:BJ)
  Bermuda (flag:BM)
  Bhutan (flag:BT)
  Bolivia (flag:BO)
  Bosnia and Herzegovina (flag:BA)
  Botswana (flag:BW)
  Brazil (flag:BR)
  British Indian Ocean Territory (flag:IO)
  British Virgin Islands (flag:VG)
  Brunei Darussalam (flag:BN)
  Bulgaria (flag:BG)
  Burkina Faso (flag:BF)
  Burundi (flag:BI)
  Cambodia (flag:KH)
  Cameroon (flag:CM)
  Canada (flag:CA)
  Cape Verde (flag:CV)
  Cayman Islands (flag:KY)
  Central African Republic (flag:CF)
  Chad (flag:TD)
  Chile (flag:CL)
  China (flag:CN)
  Christmas Island (flag:CX)
  Cocos Islands (flag:CC)
  Colombia (flag:CO)
  Comoros (flag:KM)
  Congo (DRC) (flag:CD)
  Congo (flag:CG)
  Cook Islands (flag:CK)
  Costa Rica (flag:CR)
  Cote D’Ivoire (flag:CI)
  Croatia (flag:HR)
  Cuba (flag:CU)
  Cyprus (flag:CY)
  Czech Republic (flag:CZ)
  Denmark (flag:DK)
  Djibouti (flag:DJ)
  Dominica (flag:DM)
  Dominican Republic (flag:DO)
  Ecuador (flag:EC)
  Egypt (flag:EG)
  European Union (flag:EU)
  El Salvador (flag:SV)
  Equatorial Guinea (flag:GQ)
  Eritrea (flag:ER)
  Estonia (flag:EE)
  Ethiopia (flag:ET)
  Faroe Islands (flag:FO)
  Falkland Islands (flag:FK)
  Fiji (flag:FJ)
  Finland (flag:FI)
  France (flag:FR)
  French Guiana (flag:GF)
  French Polynesia (flag:PF)
  French Southern Territories (flag:TF)
  Gabon (flag:GA)
  Gambia (flag:GM)
  Georgia (flag:GE)
  Germany (flag:DE)
  Ghana (flag:GH)
  Gibraltar (flag:GI)
  Greece (flag:GR)
  Greenland (flag:GL)
  Grenada (flag:GD)
  Guadeloupe (flag:GP)
  Guam (flag:GU)
  Guatemala (flag:GT)
  Guinea (flag:GN)
  Guinea-Bissau (flag:GW)
  Guyana (flag:GY)
  Haiti (flag:HT)
  Heard and McDonald Islands (flag:HM)
  Holy See (Vatican City State) (flag:VA)
  Honduras (flag:HN)
  Hong Kong (flag:HK)
  Hungary (flag:HU)
  Iceland (flag:IS)
  India (flag:IN)
  Indonesia (flag:ID)
  Iran (flag:IR)
  Iraq (flag:IQ)
  Ireland (flag:IE)
  Israel (flag:IL)
  Italy (flag:IT)
  Jamaica (flag:JM)
  Japan (flag:JP)
  Jordan (flag:JO)
  Kazakhstan (flag:KZ)
  Kenya (flag:KE)
  Kiribati (flag:KI)
  North Korea (flag:KP)
  Korea (flag:KR)
  Kuwait (flag:KW)
  Kyrgyz Republic (flag:KG)
  Laos (flag:LA)
  Latvia (flag:LV)
  Lebanon (flag:LB)
  Lesotho (flag:LS)
  Liberia (flag:LR)
  Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (flag:LY)
  Liechtenstein (flag:LI)
  Lithuania (flag:LT)
  Luxembourg (flag:LU)
  Macao (flag:MO)
  Montenegro (flag:ME)
  Macedonia (flag:MK)
  Madagascar (flag:MG)
  Malawi (flag:MW)
  Malaysia (flag:MY)
  Maldives (flag:MV)
  Mali (flag:ML)
  Malta (flag:MT)
  Marshall Islands (flag:MH)
  Martinique (flag:MQ)
  Mauritania (flag:MR)
  Mauritius (flag:MU)
  Mayotte (flag:YT)
  Mexico (flag:MX)
  Micronesia (flag:FM)
  Moldova (flag:MD)
  Monaco (flag:MC)
  Mongolia (flag:MN)
  Montenegro (flag:ME)
  Montserrat (flag:MS)
  Morocco (flag:MA)
  Mozambique (flag:MZ)
  Myanmar (flag:MM)
  Namibia (flag:NA)
  Nauru (flag:NR)
  Nepal (flag:NP)
  Netherlands (flag:NL)
  New Caledonia (flag:NC)
  New Zealand (flag:NZ)
  Nicaragua (flag:NI)
  Niger (flag:NE)
  Nigeria (flag:NG)
  Niue (flag:NU)
  Norfolk Island (flag:NF)
  Northern Mariana Islands (flag:MP)
  Norway (flag:NO)
  Oman (flag:OM)
  Pakistan (flag:PK)
  Palau (flag:PW)
  Palestine (flag:PS)
  Panama (flag:PA)
  Papua New Guinea (flag:PG)
  Paraguay (flag:PY)
  Peru (flag:PE)
  Philippines (flag:PH)
  Pitcairn Island (flag:PN)
  Poland (flag:PL)
  Portugal (flag:PT)
  Puerto Rico (flag:PR)
  Qatar (flag:QA)
  Reunion (flag:RE)
  Romania (flag:RO)
  Russian Federation (flag:RU)
  Rwanda (flag:RW)
  Serbia (flag:RS)
  South Sudan (flag:SS)
  Samoa (flag:WS)
  San Marino (flag:SM)
  Sao Tome and Principe (flag:ST)
  Saudi Arabia (flag:SA)
  Senegal (flag:SN)
  Serbia (flag:RS)
  Seychelles (flag:SC)
  Sierra Leone (flag:SL)
  Singapore (flag:SG)
  Slovakia (flag:SK)
  Slovenia (flag:SI)
  Solomon Islands (flag:SB)
  Somalia (flag:SO)
South Africa (flag:ZA)
  Spain (flag:ES)
  Sri Lanka (flag:LK)
  St. Helena (flag:SH)
  St. Kitts and Nevis (flag:KN)
  St. Lucia (flag:LC)
  St. Pierre and Miquelon (flag:PM)
  St. Vincent and the Grenadines (flag:VC)
  Sudan (flag:SD)
  Suriname (flag:SR)
  Swaziland (flag:SZ)
  Sweden (flag:SE)
  Switzerland (flag:CH)
  Syria (flag:SY)
  Taiwan (flag:TW)
  Tajikistan (flag:TJ)
  Tanzania (flag:TZ)
  Thailand (flag:TH)
  Timor-Leste (flag:TL)
  Togo (flag:TG)
  Tokelau (flag:TK)
  Tonga (flag:TO)
  Trinidad and Tobago (flag:TT)
  Tunisia (flag:TN)
  Turkey (flag:TR)
  Turkmenistan (flag:TM)
  Turks and Caicos Islands (flag:TC)
  Tuvalu (flag:TV)
  US Virgin Islands (flag:VI)
  Uganda (flag:UG)
  Ukraine (flag:UA)
  United Arab Emirates (flag:AE)
  United Kingdom (flag:GB)
  United States of America (flag:US)
  Uruguay (flag:UY)
  Uzbekistan (flag:UZ)
  Vanuatu (flag:VU)
  Venezuela (flag:VE)
  Viet Nam (flag:VN)
  Wallis and Futuna Islands (flag:WF)
  Yemen (flag:YE)
  Zambia (flag:ZM)
  Zimbabwe (flag:ZW)

 

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