WhatsApp is the world’s most popular mobile chat app. It has revolutionized the way the word communicates. WhatsApp has made it very easy to transfer text messages, photos, videos and audio files from one mobile phone to another. People all over the world are using WhatsApp in a large number of languages. But the language of those smiley faces is all the same world over.

Many of these WhatsApp symbols are confusing. Most people don’t know the meaning of many WhatsApp icons or symbols. While there are some standards ones (like smile, sad, laugh, cry etc.); many other symbols seem to have no apparent meaning.

It is so important to know what each of these emojis mean, so that next time you do not send your mum that purple heart emoji-did you know it stands for sexual attraction, cringe! Do not make such mistakes ever again.

We got you covered, here is a list of each emoji and their true meanings.