Apple has offered a glimpse into a new suite of emojis that will be launched later in the year for its trio of operating systems – iOS, macOS and watchOS. Unveiled as part of the World Emoji Day celebration on July 17, the new characters include the coconut, zebra, T-Rex, zombie, elf, genie, sandwich, a man doing yoga as well as a Middle Eastern must-use: a woman with a headscarf. In addition, new smiley faces are also added into the comprehensive digital repertoire, think the star struck and exploding head.

Apple Emojis

No release date for the new emojis has been confirmed so stay connected with Buro 24/7 Middle East as we bring you updates on this story. Now, for more regional-centric emojis, discover the Halla Walla Arabic emoji app.