The star of Captain America, Chris Evans is one of the most handsome and flourishing actors of Hollywood. Some Hollywood actors have to deal with serious addictions, but one of Chris Evans’ addictions is tattoos. He is very fond of them, and each one of his has a personal meaning. According to the man himself, “Anyone who’s had a tattoo knows once you get your first one, as you’re walking out the door, you’re planning the next.” Let us understand the meaning of his astounding tattoos.
1. “Loyalty” Tattoo on his Right Upper Arm
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Meaning: Chris has tattoed the word loyalty in cursive and bold handwriting on his right arm. He believes that loyalty is the major trait for a man which he can give to his family and considered, ‘betraying‘ as a wrong deed. It is a tribute to his family and beloved ones.
2. “Kanji” Symbol on his Right Arm
Tattoo: Kanji Symbol
Meaning: Evans has tattoed his upper right arm with a kanji symbol which resembles the alphabet ‘A.’ This tattoo symbolizes for family, yet another tribute to his family to show his love and affection towards them.
3. “In Loving Memory of Bardsley With me always” on his Right Rib
Tattoo: “In loving memory of Bardsley with me always.”
Meaning: Chris has inked a writing ‘In loving memory of Bardsley with me always’ to give a tribute to his friend, Matt Bardsley, who passed away in an accident in November 2003.
4. Quote from Buddhist Teaching on Left Chest
Tattoo: Quote from Buddhist teaching
Meaning: Evans has inked a quote inspired by his Buddhist teaching. He has studied Buddhism during the days of his glory and dawn of his popularity. It helped him to deal and cope up with the fame and keep him grounded.
5. Zodiac sign “Taurus” on Left Upper Arm
Tattoo: Taurus zodiac sign
Meaning: Evans has tattooed, Taurus, on his left upper arm which is the zodiac sign of his mother, Lisa Evan. This is one of his favorite tattoos.
6. Initials “SCS” on his Right Ankle
Meaning: Evans has tattooed initials SCS on his right ankle which symbolizes for the first letters from his sibling’s names. He has two younger sisters Carly Evans and Shana Evans and a brother Scott Evans.
7. “Captain America Logo” Tattoo on his Arm
Tattoo: Logo of Avengers
Meaning: It is a design made for the first 6 original Avengers. “A” for Avengers and “6” for the original 6. The tattoo was inked by the tattoo artist, Josh Lord, from New York.