A dromedary camel, a long-necked mammal with one large hump on its back. Depicted in light or yellowish brown in full profile on all fours facing left.
Not to be confused with 🐫 Two-Hump Camel (Bactrian), though their applications generally overlap.
May be used in association with deserts, the Middle East, and Wednesday (Hump Day).
Samsung’s design features a camel with a shaggy head of hair and slight smile. Google’s design previously featured a blanket on its back, as for transport.
📅 Camel was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010
under the name “Dromedary Camel”
and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.