Hear No Evil Monkey Emoji 🙉 is called Kikazaru (Japanese for hearing not), one of the Three Wise Monkeys. It is shown as the brown 🐵 Monkey Face with hands covering its ears.
The 3 Wise Monkeys represent see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil, frequently interpreted as a call for discretion or willful ignorance.
This emoji is used as a playful way to convey I can’t believe what I’m hearing! or, more generally, to express disbelief or astonishment.
See also 🙈 See-No-Evil Monkey and 🙊 Speak-No-Evil Monkey.
This Hear No Evil Monkey Emoji is considered racist in some contexts, particularly when used to insult, disparage, and abuse people with dark skin, especially Black people.
Also Known As
- 🙉 Monkey Covering Ears
- 🙉 Kikazaru
🙉 Hear-No-Evil Monkey