Emoji Version 4.0


Version 4.0 was released on ๐Ÿ‚ November 28, 2016. In this version, no new characters from Unicode were introduced. Most version 4.0 emojis are sequences of already existing emojis that are โ€œgluedโ€ with a special invisible symbol that helps to join emojis as one symbol. This invisible glue character is called ZWJ, pronounced โ€œzwidgeโ€.

For the first time in Version 4.0, emojis of professions such as: ๐Ÿง‘โ€๐Ÿซ Teacher, doctor, ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Police Officer, etc. were added. Also in the new version there were flags of the rainbow and the United Nations.

Other versions โ€” Emoji Version 1.0, Emoji Version 2.0, Emoji Version 3.0, Emoji Version 5.0, Emoji Version 11.0, Emoji Version 12.0, Emoji Version 12.1, Emoji Version 13.0.