Angelina Jolie's Tattoos

Who knows Angelina Jolie? Do I still need to explain why she’s famous? Angelina has made great marks in the entertainment world.

Movies, commercials, her life story, and everyone are just about very interested with her and her life with Brad Pitt and their kids add up a little spice to it. BUT! Before I give you Angelina Jolie’s birth certificate, let us talk about her very famous tattoos!

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First is her tattoo on the back of her neck that says “know your rights”, sounds political but, no, it’s just the title of a song from her favorite band.

know your rights tattoo angelina jolie

Second, the Arabic tattoo on her arm that means “determination”, well, this celebrity doesn’t just have determination, It is even embedded on her skin.

angelina jolie arabic tattoo

Third tattoo is the Buddhist Pali incantation. It is written in khmer script, khmer is the language of Cambodia. It can be seen on her left shoulder blade.

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This tattoo meant protection for her adopted Cambodian son Maddox from bad luck. The tattoo translates as:

May your enemies run far away from you.If you acquire riches, may they remain yours always. Your beauty will be that of Aspara. Wherever you may go, many will attend, serve and protect you, surrounding you on all sides.

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Fourth would be the Roman number 13. She strongly DOES NOT believe in superstitions, that’s why she had it done. It is followed by V MCMXL tattoo, May 13 1940. The date where Winston Churchill said in his speech:” I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, and tears, and sweat.”

angelina jolie roman numeral tattoo

Fifth, Tennessee Williams inspired tattoo: “A Prayer for the wild at heart, kept in cages” She had this made in the presence of her mother. Angelina Jolie doesn’t just put tattoos to put “SWAG” in her personality, she has great insights about life and it has meaning that represents herself as a whole.

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Sixth, the Cross tattoo. The cross tattoo covers the dragon with blue tongue. It is done in Amsterdam. It has phrase in Latin next to it: “Quod me nutrit me destruit,” it means “What nourish me, destroys me.” Jolie already has the Cross tattoo before she was married to Johnny Lee Miller in ’95. For her “It was all symbolic, and it was good thing, nothing dark.”

angelina jolie cross tattoo

Seventh tattoo, the Rune style tattoo, letter H. It’s a remembrance of her ex Timothy Hattun or her brother, James Haven.

angelina jolie left wrist tattoo

Eight tattoo, these are the numbers in geographical coordinates in longitudes and latitudes. It is the location where her children entered first her life. The coordinates that covers the dragon tattoo and the name of her ex husband Billy Bob used to be in before.

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Ninth, the 12-inch wide Bengal tiger tattoo. It was done in Bangkok in July 8, 2004. Jolie had her tiger tattoo to celebrate her Cambodian citizenship. It is done in tradition Thai tattoo style with a manual needle. The tail of the tiger covers the blue window tattoo.

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