ep is an emoji picker for the CLI.
go install github.com/bcongdon/ep
Usage of ./ep: ./ep [QUERY] -noninteractive If set, doesn't display emoji picker -- instead just outputting the first selection for the provided query. -output string The output of ep. Choices: clipboard, stdout (default "clipboard")
Navigation can be done with the arrow keys. Pressing
Enter copies the selected emoji to the clipboard.
ep- Opens the default emoji picker.
ep wink- Opens the default emoji picker with the query "wink" already entered
ep -noninteractive wink- Copies the first search result for "wink" to the clipboard
ep -noninteractive -output=stdout wink- Outputs the first search result for "wink" to stdout
- If you see blank squares in the emoji grid, these emojis cannot be rendered by your terminal's font.
- If you see composite emojis (i.e.
👨👨👧) rendered as multiple emojis (i.e.
👨👨👧), this is a known issue.
Emoji list sourced from emojilib