Twitter conspiracy theorists erupt over Prince Harry's 'devil' hand gesture while greeting Melania Trump

Melania Trump met Prince Harry for the first time over the weekend while attending the Invictus Games in Toronto, Canada, but one bizarre moment between the two stood out: a hand "signal" seen around the world.

The first lady posed for pictures with his royal highness at the event, of which Twitter conspiracy theorists quickly analyzed after noticing something up with Prince Harry's hand -- a sign of the horns.

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TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 23: Prince Harry meets U.S. first lady Melania Trump for the first time as she leads the USA team delegation ahead of the Invictus Games 2017 on September 23, 2017 in Toronto, Canada (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images for the Invictus Games Foundation )
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 23: Prince Harry meets with U.S. first lady Melania Trump for the first time as she leads the USA team delegation ahead of the Invictus Games 2017 on September 23, 2017 in Toronto, Canada (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images for the Invictus Games Foundation )
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 23: Prince Harry meets with U.S. first lady Melania Trump for the first time as she leads the USA team delegation ahead of the Invictus Games 2017 on September 23, 2017 in Toronto, Canada (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images for the Invictus Games Foundation )
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 23: Prince Harry meets with U.S. first lady Melania Trump for the first time as she leads the USA team delegation ahead of the Invictus Games 2017 on September 23, 2017 in Toronto, Canada (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images for the Invictus Games Foundation )
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 23: Prince Harry meets with U.S. first lady Melania Trump for the first time as she leads the USA team delegation ahead of the Invictus Games 2017 on September 23, 2017 in Toronto, Canada (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images for the Invictus Games Foundation )
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 23: Prince Harry meets with U.S. first lady Melania Trump for the first time as she leads the USA team delegation ahead of the Invictus Games 2017 on September 23, 2017 in Toronto, Canada (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images for the Invictus Games Foundation )
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 23: U.S. first lady Melania Trump smiles as she meets with Prince Harry for the first time while leading the USA team delegation ahead of the Invictus Games 2017 on September 23, 2017 in Toronto, Canada (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images for the Invictus Games Foundation )
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 23: (NO UK SALES FOR 28 DAYS) Prince Harry meets Melania Trump on day 1 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 on September 23, 2017 in Tornonto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 23: (NO UK SALES FOR 28 DAYS) Prince Harry meets Melania Trump on day 1 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 on September 23, 2017 in Tornonto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 23: (NO UK SALES FOR 28 DAYS) Prince Harry meets Melania Trump on day 1 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 on September 23, 2017 in Tornonto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 23: (NO UK SALES FOR 28 DAYS) Prince Harry meets Melania Trump on day 1 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 on September 23, 2017 in Tornonto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 23: (NO UK SALES FOR 28 DAYS) Melania Trump meets Prince Harry on day 1 of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 on September 23, 2017 in Tornonto, Canada. The Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for the Armed Forces. (Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
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In photos of the two from the event, people are saying the British royal made a devil sign with his hands.

See more Twitter reactions to the gesture here:

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U.S. First Lady Melania Trump meets with Britain's Prince Harry prior to attending the opening ceremony of the Invictus Games in Toronto, Canada September 23, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Need more proof Prince Harry is the anti-christ. Look at his right hand. The sign of the devil. He kept his hand th… https://t.co/xhJr25prqL
first thing I noticed when I saw this photo is Prince Harry doing he devil's horn/satan hand sign. also in the vide… https://t.co/T8NwAr4RAF
Prince Harry meeting FLOTUS and making devil hand sign. Is that a Hi Donald, or I'm Here So I Won't Get Fined? https://t.co/BN61WH3dGx
@nationalpost Is Prince Harry trying to tell the world something? His hand is signaling the "sign of devil" (devil… https://t.co/jFK0OQnhD8
People are saying Prince Harry's hand is a sign that he's the Devil. Ridiculous. Can you imagine how burnt a ging… https://t.co/LOYZfXB1rd
Ppl r making a fuss abt Prince Harry's hand gesture, calling it free-masonic "devil". Untrue. Just ILY (I love you)… https://t.co/l71HAZMGaT
Prince Harry giving us a subliminal message that he knows the Trumps are the devil, too 😂 Trying to ward off the ev… https://t.co/4WujweuNbX
Prince Harry giving us a subliminal message that he knows the Trumps are the devil, too 😂 Trying to ward off the ev… https://t.co/4WujweuNbX
Prince Harry making Devil Horns meeting Melania has made my weekend complete. Oh, but don't worry, it was ... "Unin… https://t.co/td980jhGjV
What's Harry doing with fingers? 1in each hole or signalling he thinks Melania is the devil? Or is there a rock tra… https://t.co/NcF5B5U3Ru
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Over the years the hand symbol has become more diluted as its usage has morphed into the mainstream, such as in rock concerts -- it was famously used by the late Black Sabbath singer, Ronnie James Dio, who began making the hand-horns on stage circa 1979.

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However, some have made the counterpoint that cameras could have just quickly snapped a possibly short-lived moment between the two.

But for the people of Twitter, the below video showing the prince held the awkward pose next to Trump is roughly 16 seconds too long to be unintentional.

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