The 🎂 emoji has the meaning Birthday Cake. It belongs to the category Food & Drink Emojis. It is also known as Birthday, Cake or Cake With Candles. A frosted sweet cake with burning candles, perfect for a birthday party. So if you want to wish someone “Happy Birthday”, the 🎂 Emoji is perfect. The type of cake varies greatly between the different platforms. With white frosting and strawberries, Apple and Google’s designs suggest a Japanese Christmas cake. Other vendors depict a chocolate, pink, and/or sponge cake. The number of candles varies between 1, 3 and 4. But no matter how the cake looks like or how many candles it has, it looks delicious. This Emoji was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 and thus in the year 2010 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.