The meaning of KEKW is pretty simple: it suggests laughter. And that’s why the image of the Spanish laugher was used to portray it on Twitch. Now you might be wondering, “But what is KEK?” And the answer is simple: KEK is the Korean equivalent of North American or European LOL.
In World of Warcraft, if you write LOL to a player from the opposing faction, it will be transliterated as KEK. So if you are from Alliance and type LOL to a Horde player, they will see KEK in chat and vice versa. The W at the end is used to create exaggerated versions of emotes on Twitch (e.g. LUL and LULW).
KEKW is a FrankerFaceZ emote used on Twitch to represent laughter when a funny moment occurs in the stream. One of the trending emotes on Twitch in 2020, KEKW comes from the classic clip of El Risitas laughing on Spanish TV. KEKW is now one of the most popular emotes to show laughter on Twitch.
BREAKING: xQc has enabled KEKW to honor Risitas, the man behind the emote who sadly passed away recently. KEKW has been disabled again in chat. You’re just kidding, aren’t you? It was being overused like crazy as usual and the chat just wasn’t legible.
Pogger is one of the most popular and widely used emotes on Twitch. The frog-like figure is intended to express joy, excitement or pleasant shock.
Juan Joya Borja has died at the age of 65. Known to some as the “Spanish Laugher” and El Ristitas for his contagious and viral laugh, the Spanish comedian brought the world both the infamous Laugh Guy Meme and the popular Twitch KEKW emote.
The origin of KEKW is a video from 2007 when a Spanish comedian and actor named Juan Joya Borja burst out laughing during an interview on a TV show. The video has since been memes countless times, with the creators adding fake subtitles to it.
Juan Joya Borja, also known as “El Risitas”, has died in Seville, Spain, according to ABC Seville. He was 65 years old. He was known on Twitch as the face of the KEKW emote. He was also known for his signature laugh, which stemmed from a 2007 interview in which he shared an anecdote.
LUL Emote Meaning
The acronym LUL stands for “Lame Uncomfortable Laugh“. The LUL Twitch emote is used to express laughter and joy and features late streamer TotalBuscuit. It’s often used on Twitch in the same way you would use a laugh emote when messaging friends on other platforms.
What does W mean on Twitch? The letter “W” on Twitch is slang for the words win, won, or win. It can also be used to celebrate something good happening on stream. For example, if a streamer wins a match, the streamer might say “W” while their chat might also spam the letter “W” to celebrate with them.
The Monkas emote means fear or general sweating. In the sense of sweating due to fear or due to the stress of a particular situation. As you can probably tell, this has a lot of potential for Twitch.