The 😛 meaning is Face With Stuck-Out Tongue. It is also known as Face With Tongue, Cheeky or Tongue Face. When the emoji sticks out his tongue, many ask themselves the exact meaning of this emoji. The emoji shows a happy face sticking out the tongue and the meaning behind it is usually a statement like “was just fun” or “I just dork around”. Mostly you can see the smiley in connection with a joke or perhaps not immediately understandable ironic sentence. So you play it safe that the receiver does not take the sentence seriously. This Emoji was approved as part of Unicode 6.1 and thus in the year 2012 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.