How to use 20 kawaii emoticons! (Text Like Japanese)

How to use 20 kawaii emoticons! (Text Like Japanese)

As you know, Japanese emoticons are very different from Western emoticons. There are a large variety of emoticons in Japan. Some emoticons are more popular than others. I am a Japanese girl who is going to show you how to use those kawaii emoticons when you write a text messaging or a blog post. If you want to write messages like hip and cute Japanese girls, you can start using those kawaii emoticons.



 

How to use 20 kawaii emoticons! (Text Like Japanese)

 

1. (。◕ ∀ ◕。)  Kawaii smily

We use smily all the time nowadays. It’s actually getting boring to use the normal smily. Kawaii Japanese girls don’t use the normal smily anymore. Instead, they use kawaii smily like this one. Cute, isn’t it? (。◕ ∀ ◕。)

 

2. ヾ(✿❛◡❛ฺฺ)ノ Good morning~❤

Kawaii Japanese girls say “good morning” or “hi” with a pretty emoticon as well. This is a very popular kawaii emoticon among girls in Japan. The flower on the face looks just adorable.

 

3. (。•́︿•̀。)  Sad face

Even when you are sad, you want to stay cute, right? This emoticon would let you make a kawaii sad face.

 

4. (๑•́ ₃ •̀๑)エー  Unhappy face

An unhappy face is similar to sad face, but we use it when we are not satisfied with something. That’s why the face looks like you are complaining about something.When your boyfriend told you that he can’t go out with you today, for example, you can send a message,

I really wanted to go out tonight (๑•́ ₃ •̀๑)エー.”

The message looks so cute that he might consider changing his plan.

 

5. (੭ु ›ω‹ )੭ु⁾⁾♡  Happy face

When you are extremely happy or excited, you can use this extra kawaii happy face. When you are excited to go on a trip, say to Paris, you can write “I am going to Paris tomorrow (੭ु ›ω‹ )੭ु⁾⁾♡” We can feel your excitement!

 

6. ─=≡Σ((( つ•̀ω•́)つ I’m late

I am sure that you have send a message that you will be late, once in a while. When you do, you don’t want your friends or your boyfriend to think that you don’t care about making them wait. That’s when you can use this kawaii emoticon! You can write,
“Sorry, I will be 5 min late! ─=≡Σ((( つ•̀ω•́)つ”

It’s a cute way to tell them that you are in a hurry to get there.

 

7. ٩(๑òωó๑)۶  Angry Face

Kawaii Japanese girls must stay cute even when they are angry. You can use this emoticon, which looks cute and funny at the same time.

 

8. (ะ`♔´ะ) ガルルル  Angry animal face

This is an another kawaii angry emoticon. It’s shaped in animal face. It’s saying “grrrrr.” In fact, animal faces are very popular kawaii emoticons, used by many hip Japanese girls.

 

9. (˚ ˃̣̣̥ω˂̣̣̥ )  Crying face

When you feel like you want to cry, you can express that feeling with this kawaii crying face. When you missed a train that you needed to take in order to be at the important meeting, you would feel like you want to cry. You can tell your friend that, “I missed my train (˚ ˃̣̣̥ω˂̣̣̥ ).”

 

10. ⁽˙³˙⁾◟(๑•́ ₃ •̀๑)◞⁽˙³˙⁾  Which one?

I think you can guess how to use this one. You can ask your boyfriend if he wants to eat Japanese food or Italian food, you can send him a message, saying

“Which one do you prefer? ⁽˙³˙⁾◟(๑•́ ₃ •̀๑)◞⁽˙³˙⁾”

You can also you this emoticon when you can’t decide on something as well.

 

 

11. 工エエェェ(´゚д゚`)ェェエエ工  Oh no!

You can feel the shock with this emoticon, isn’t it? It’s actually very cute when you exaggerate your emotion in your messages. Send this emoticon when you are surprised. It will make your friends smile, for sure.

 

12. (ง ˙ω˙)ว ⁾⁾  I feel like dancing

When you are happy and want to dance around, this is a perfect emoticon to express that feeling. When you bought the dress that you really liked, for example, you can say,

“I bought a cute dress today (ง ˙ω˙)ว ⁾⁾”

Your messages look more fun with this emoticon.

 

13. ٩( ‘ω’ )و  let’s do it!

This is the emoticon that you can use, when you want to give yourself or your friends the power to do something hard or important. Therefore this emoticon looks as if it is posing like a boxer before the fight. It’s a sign to get ready for a fight. When your friend has an important exam to take, you can send him/her, “Good luck ٩( ‘ω’ )و”

 

14. No ◝(๑⁺д⁺๑)◞՞ Way!

Many Japanese girls are using emoticons in the middle of a phrase, instead of at the end a phrase. It looks much cuter this way. We use this emoticon when we are surprised and disappointed to hear a bad new. When you had a ticket to the concert of your favourite artist and found out that it has been cancelled, you would say, “The concert is cancelled, No ◝(๑⁺д⁺๑)◞՞ Way!”

 

15. (´・ε・̥ˋ๑) Miss you

When you can’t see your boyfriend for a while because he is busy working, you want to tell him that you miss him in a kawaii way. This emoticon is perfect for that. You can express your lonely feeling by saying, “I want to see you (´・ε・̥ˋ๑)Miss you.” Who can resist this cute message?!

 

16. ٩꒰・ัε・ั ꒱۶ Lucky you

When there is something great happen to your friend and you surely feel happy for them but you also envy him/her so much, you can use this kawaii emoticon. When your girl friend told you that she got a new boyfriend, you, who is still single, would say, “ ٩꒰・ัε・ั ꒱۶Lucky you.”

 

17. イチャイチャ((っ´ω`)♥(´ω`⊂ ))イチャイチャ  Loving

This is an emoticon that you can send to your loved one. As you can see, two faces look very cosy together. When you ask your friend to go out on a date, you can say, “Do you want to go see a movie tomorrow? イチャイチャ((っ´ω`)♥(´ω`⊂ ))イチャイチャ” It’s much more kawaii than just sending a heart mark.

 

18. (・◡ु‹ ) ✧* Tehepero

We use this extra kawaii emoticon to show that you are laughing embarrassingly. We call it in a slang, “Tehepero.” It is usually used when you did something that frustrates others. By adding this emoticon, you can ask for their forgiveness because it was just a simple mistake. When you forgot to take a wallet before meeting your friends at a coffee shop, for example, you can send them a message saying, “I forgot my wallet at home. Do you mind lending me some money for a coffee? (・◡ु‹ ) ✧*Tehepero”

 

19. (つω`*) Sleepy

This emoticon looks as if it is scratching their eyes because it’s sleepy. When you have a long late night conversation with your friends or boyfriend, you can tell them that you will go to bed soon by saying, “I am off to bed (つω`*).” You can feel that you are very sleepy with this emoticon, right? You can also use this in the morning when you had to wake up early.

 

20. (*∩ω∩) Embarrassed

This emoticon looks like hiding its face with two hands when embarrassed. When you did something embarrassing, like taking a wrong train, you can say, “I took a wrong train (*∩ω∩).”

 

Conclusion

These are some of kawaii emoticons that you can start using from now on. If you can master using those, you can send text messages like kawaii Japanese girls (੭ु ›ω‹ )੭ु⁾⁾♡. It will make your conversations with your friends or boyfriend more enjoyable.

 

How to use 20 kawaii emoticons! (Text Like Japanese)

1. (。◕ ∀ ◕。) Kawaii smily
2. ヾ(✿❛◡❛ฺฺ)ノ Good morning~❤
3. (。•́︿•̀。) Sad face
4. (๑•́ ₃ •̀๑)エー Unhappy face
5. (੭ु ›ω‹ )੭ु⁾⁾♡ Happy face
6. ─=≡Σ((( つ•̀ω•́)つ I’m late
7. ٩(๑òωó๑)۶ Angry Face
8. (ะ`♔´ะ) ガルルル Angry animal face
9. (˚ ˃̣̣̥ω˂̣̣̥ ) Crying face
10. ⁽˙³˙⁾◟(๑•́ ₃ •̀๑)◞⁽˙³˙⁾  Which one?
11. 工エエェェ(´゚д゚`)ェェエエ工  Oh no!
12. (ง ˙ω˙)ว ⁾⁾  I feel like dancing
13. ٩( ‘ω’ )و  let’s do it!
14. No ◝(๑⁺д⁺๑)◞՞ Way!
15. (´・ε・̥ˋ๑) Miss you
16. ٩꒰・ัε・ั ꒱۶ Lucky you
17. イチャイチャ((っ´ω`)♥(´ω`⊂ ))イチャイチャ Loving
18. (・◡ु‹ ) ✧* Tehepero
19. (つω`*) Sleepy
20. (*∩ω∩) Embarrassed