Re: [UTR#51-8] 2.4 Emoji Implementation Notes  

Marcel Schneider charupdate at
Sat Aug 13 02:12:43 CDT 2016

On Fri, 12 Aug 2016 14:09:09 +0200, Christoph Päper wrote:

> 1. If there’s any VS-16 or any character with `Emoji_Presentation=Yes` 
> in a ZWJ sequence, the whole sequence SHOULD be treated as emoji(s).
> 2. A ZWJ sequence SHOULD be treated as emoji(s) if it contains only 
> characters that either have `Emoji_Presentation=Yes` or whose glyph 
> *can* be affected by VS-16.

One fine thing about discussing emoji is that we arenʼt really meant to bother 
whether to append a plural s:
[Please, read down until where the Consortium is cited.]
Itʼs all about following the “tsunamis” or the “sushi” pattern. I believe 
the latter is more appropriate for emoji, as weʼre at ease acknowledging 
their birth country.


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