Welcome to the complete list of all the Skype smileys codes in 2017.
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What are Skype smileys? A smiley is an English term for a little yellow icon and it’s a stylized representation of a face. It is usually shown as a yellow circle, with two black dots, representing eyes and a black arc representing the mouth. You can use the different smileys to express emotions, moods and tones in your chat. A smiley may also be referred to an emoticon (short for emotion icon).
What is Skype? Skype is a computer software program you can download for free. Skype is a VoIP phone service ( VoIP = Voice over IP) and it uses peer-to-peer technology that enables data to be sent directly between two computers. In short term – you can call other computers worldwide free of charge, if they have Skype installed. Skype is mainly used for telephony, but you can also use it for instant messenger, video calling, texting, file transfer etc
New Skype Smileys
Important notice ! – Skype has released a new version, where they have added some new Skype smileys and Skype emoticons. Please notice if you don’t have the latest version of Skype installed, the new Skype smileys will not work properly. The new Skype smileys are listed in the table below:
Christmas Skype emoticons
In December 2016 Skype has added a few new Skype smileys and emoticons in relation to the celebration of Christmas: (mistletoe), (hungrycat), (dreidel), (penguinkiss), (snowflake) and (monkeygiggle).
In December 2015 Skype has announced a number of new Skype smileys and emoticons in relation to the celebration of Christmas. Christmas is a the annual Christian festival celebrating Christ’s birth, held on 25 December in the Western Church. Christmas is also celebrated as a religious and cultural celebration by a large number of non-Christian around the world. Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday celebrated for eight days and nights from the 25th day of Kislev according to the Hebrew calendar. Christmas is very popular among children because of traditions like Santa Claus, gift giving, Christmas trees, Christmas music and special Christmas meals. In the context of this celebration of Christmas Skype has introduced 9 visible new Christmas smileys and emoticons: Santa – (santa), Xmas tree – (xmastree), Hanukkah – (hanukkah), Festive party – (festiveparty), Morning after party – (morningafter), Reindeer – (reindeer), Snow angel – (snowangel), Polar bear – (polarbear), Holiday spirit – (holidayspirit) and one hidden Christmas emoticon: Santa mooning – (santamooning).
New Doctor Strange Skype emoticons
In November 2016 Skype has announced a number of new Skype smileys and emoticons in relation to the the Movie Marvel’s Doctor Strange. Doctor Strange is a 2016 American superhero Movie featuring the Marvel Comics character of the same name, produced by Marvel Studios. The story of the world-famous neurosurgeon Dr. Stephen Strange whose life changes forever after a horrific car accident robs him of the use of his hands. In search of healing he discovers the hidden world of magic and alternate dimensions. In celebration of the Movie Marvel’s Doctor Strange, Skype has introduced 5 important Characters as emoticons. Doctor Strange – (doctorstrange), Karl Mordo – (karlmordo), Kaecilius – (kaecilius), Ancient One – (ancientone), Wong – (wong).
Liverpool Skype emoticons
Liverpool Football Club was founded in 1892 and is a Premier League football club based in Liverpool, England. The club has won more European and domestic trophies than any other English team and its’s one of the best supported clubs in Europe. The club has played at Anfield since its formation and the club’s very popular anthem song “You’ll Never Walk Alone”, has been sung by the Anfield crowd since 1960. In the context of this Football Club Skype has introduced 4 new Liverpool Skype emoticons: Jordan Henderson – (Henderson14), Daniel Sturridge – (Sturridge15), Philippe Coutinho – (Coutinho10), Jürgen Klopp – (Klopp). Futhermore Skype has add some hidden Liverpool emoticon: LFC Clap – (LFCclap), LFC Facepalm -(LFCfacepalm), LFC Laugh – (LFClaugh), LFC Party – (LFCparty), LFC Worried – (LFCworried).
Bollywood Skype emoticons
In late October 2015 Skype.com has announced a number of new Skype smileys and emoticons in in relation to Bollywood and the Indian culture like food, gestures, holidays and daily expressions. Bollywood is the nickname given to the Hindi film industry in India – opposite to the American film industry which is called Hollywood. It is estimated that the Indian film industry is the biggest in the world. The B in Bollywood comes from Bombay also known as Mumbai which is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra. Bollywood films are known to have many dance and music scenes in their films and to fully understand a Bollywood film plots, it is an advantage to have knowledge in Hindu and cultural customs, and traditions. In the context of this Bollywood theme The Skype Team has in the latest update introduced 27 new Bollywood emoticons : 1.Bhangra – (Bhangra) 2. Disco danser- (Disco) 3. Promise – (promise) 4. Slipper – (chappal) 5. Pull shot – (pullshot) 6. Blessing – (nazar) 7. Tealight – (diwali) 8. Whistle – (whistle) 9. Slap – (slap) 10. Sorry – (kaanpakadna) 11. Don’t talk to me – (donttalk) 12. No – (nahi) 13. In love pose – (bollylove) 14. Suryan Namaskar – (suryannamaskar) 15. Bowled – (bowled) 16. Donkey – (donkey) 17. Tea -(chai) 18. Tandoori chicken – (tandoori) 19. Sweet – (laddu) 20. Bell – (bell) 21. Tubelight – (tubelight) 22. Oye – (oye) 23. Abe – (abe) 24. What – (kya). 25. Confusion -(golmaal) 26.Rickshaw – (rickshaw) 27. Fool – (dhakkan) which you can find in the gallery below. For more information check this link: Skype blog
Thanksgiving skype emoticons
In the end of September 2015 Skype has announced a number of new skype smileys and emoticons in relation to the celebration of Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated in United States, but other country’s around the world have similar celebrations. In the past was Thanksgiving originally celebrated as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the past year. Today Thanksgiving Day is traditionally a day where people visit family and friends for a special meal. The meal often includes a turkey, stuffing, potatoes, cranberry sauce, gravy, pumpkin pie, and vegetables. In the context of this celebration of Thanksgiving Skype has introduced 5 new Thanksgiving emoticons. Dancing Thanksgiving turkey – (turkey), Champagne – (Champagne), Cold shivering – (shivering), Dancing penguin – (penguin), Girl shopping – (shopping), and Listening to headphones – (headphones), which you can find in the gallery below.
Furthermore has The Skype Team in the latest update added 11 new emotions (lips), (cwl), (sarcastic), (skipping), (footballfail), (muscleman), (yoga), (cheese), (ek), (computerrage) and (fireworks) which you can find in the gallery below. For more information check this link: Skype Blog
In June 2015 Skype.com was celebrating the world premiere of the computer-animated comedy film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Pictures: “Inside Out”. In the context of this premiere Skype.com introduced 5 new emoticons represent by the main characters of “Inside Out” – (joy), (disgust), (fear), (anger) and (sadness). These special emoticons characters from the movie will only be available for a short period of time, so remember to have fun with these new emoticons, before they will be removed again in the next skype update release.
Its very simple to use the standard Skype smileys. Just add a smiley in your personal chat using either the icons above the box you type text in or copy/paste the smiley codes below in the chart.
For example, the smiley code for the Skype smiley icon “Angel”, the first icon on the image list, is (angel) or (a) or (A). Just type (angel) and the icon will appear in your text.
Standard Skype Smileys Codes
*The gallery is listed in alphabetical order
Hidden Skype Smileys
Did you know that there exist a number of hidden Skype smileys and a few secret Skype smileys to?
Use the hidden Skype smileys to make your personal chat more fun and entertaining.
To the right, in the sidebar you can find all the hidden Skype smileys by following this link.
Remember to update your Skype, so you can use the latest Skype smileys codes. You can update your Skype at this link.
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