The "_/ ＼●_" emote, also known as the "Black Reverence" emote, is a Japanese emoticon that represents a person bowing deeply in respect or reverence. The backslashes represent the person's arms and the underscore represents their head, while the circle represents the ground. It is often used in online communication to express gratitude, apology, or admiration.
- Pride & honor:
"I am so proud to be a part of this team. We worked hard and came out on top. _/ ＼●_"
- Appreciation & gratitude:
"I just wanted to say thank you to all the healthcare workers who are putting their lives on the line every day to keep us safe. _/ ＼●_"
- Respect & admiration:
"I have so much respect for my grandmother. She raised five children on her own after my grandfather passed away. _/ ＼●_"