๐Ÿ™ Folded Hands

Emoji Meaning

Two hands placed firmly together, meaning please or thank you in Japanese culture. A common alternative use for this emoji is for prayer, using the same gesture as praying hands. Rarely: a high-five.

A previous version of this emoji displayed a yellow burst of light behind the two hands on iOS. Android once showed a blob-character with closed eyes and folded hands.

Folded Hands was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010 under the name โ€œPerson with Folded Handsโ€ and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.

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  • ๐Ÿ™ Namaste
  • ๐Ÿ™ Please
  • ๐Ÿ™ Prayer
  • ๐Ÿ™ Thank You

Apple Name

๐Ÿ™ Hands Pressed Together

Unicode Name

๐Ÿ™ Person with Folded Hands

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