A ram, a male sheep with large, spiraling horns. Generally depicted in full profile on all fours facing left with a thick, white fleece and light-brown horns.
Occasionally used to represent antelopes and related animals. Not to be confused with 🐑 Ewe, though their applications may overlap.
Often considered (in lieu of 🐐 Goat) one of the 12 animals of the Chinese zodiac. Also often used to represent ♈ Aries (the Ram) in the Western zodiac.
WhatsApp and Facebook’s designs resemble a bighorn sheep, as did Apple’s once did.
📅 Ram was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010
and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.