A woman breastfeeding a child. This emoji supports skin tone modifiers, which apply to the mother.
The head of the baby is recommended to be hidden to avoid a situation where the skin tone of the baby would only correlate to the skin tone of the mother.
🚩 New in Emoji 5.0; released March 27, 2017. Vendor support may be limited until the second half of 2017.
Also Known As
- 🤱 Breastfeeding
The Breast-Feeding emoji supports skin tone modifiers. A yellow (or other non-human) skin tone should be shown by default, unless an emoji modifier is applied.
- 🤱🏻 Breast-Feeding: Light Skin Tone
- 🤱🏼 Breast-Feeding: Medium-Light Skin Tone
- 🤱🏽 Breast-Feeding: Medium Skin Tone
- 🤱🏾 Breast-Feeding: Medium-Dark Skin Tone
- 🤱🏿 Breast-Feeding: Dark Skin Tone
Platforms without support for emoji modifiers display a missing symbol character (box with a cross, alien, or question mark in it) next to any modified emoji.
- 🤱 The Breastfeeding Emoji Is Officially Coming, & Its Addition Is A Win For Mothers
- 🤱 Original Proposal for Breast-Feeding Emoji (PDF)