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TRENDING: Just don't call this emoji a 'shaka'

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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Later this month, 72 new emojis will be at your fingertips.

Emoji developers unveiled the new images Thursday, to no small amount of fanfare. They include bacon, stuffed flatbread, and "drooling face."

Plus, this familiar gesture:

 

Before you celebrate, know that this is no “shaka” emoji.

It’s called “call me hand.” As in, pick up the phone and give me a ring.

Here’s how the creators describe it: “A hand with a thumb and little (pinky) finger extended, making a traditional phone-like shape.”

They add: Not to be confused with the shaka sign.

But, hey, it’s pretty close, right?

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