🚩 New in Emoji 5.0; released March 27, 2017. Vendor support may be limited until the second half of 2017.
Also Known As
- 🧜 Merboy
- 🧜 Mergirl
- 🧜 Mermaid
- 🧜 Merman
The Merperson emoji supports skin tone modifiers. A yellow (or other non-human) skin tone should be shown by default, unless an emoji modifier is applied.
- 🧜🏻 Merperson: Light Skin Tone
- 🧜🏼 Merperson: Medium-Light Skin Tone
- 🧜🏽 Merperson: Medium Skin Tone
- 🧜🏾 Merperson: Medium-Dark Skin Tone
- 🧜🏿 Merperson: 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.