The 🙏 emoji has the meaning Folded Hands. It belongs to the category Smileys & People Emojis. It is also known as Namaste, Please, Prayer or Thank You. The emoji shows two folded hands. While you only see two folded hands with a blue sweater under iOS on the iPhone and under Android, you can still see a person with folded hands in the variant of Microsoft and Samsung. What is the meaning of Folded Hands in WhatsApp and Co and when you use it? The folded hands have four meanings, depending on the context in which the 🙏 emoji is used. The first meaning – “Thank you”, meaning 2 – ” Praying”, meaning 3 – “Please” or “I implore you” and at last meaning 4 – “High-Five”. This Emoji was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 and thus in the year 2010 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.