An umbrella, opened to provide cover from rain. Generally depicted with purple fabric and a hooked handle with several rain droplets falling on its top.
Commonly used for various content concerning rainy weather.
Not to be confused with ☂️ Umbrella or 🌂 Closed Umbrella, though their applications may overlap.
WhatsApp’s umbrella is green. Google’s umbrella was previously blue, Microsoft and Samsung’s red, and Facebook’s once pink.
In 2016, a Durex poll voted this emoji to (unofficially) represent condoms and safe sex for World AIDS Day.
Umbrella with Rain Drops was approved as part of Unicode 4.0 in 2003 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.