Diego Miguel is a Brazilian model who has worked for many international brands. He is one of the models who is famous for his Asian tattoos. Each tattoo of Diego is unique and has got a specific meaning behind it. Let’s scroll further to know more details regarding his various body tats along with their meanings.
1. ‘love’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘love’ tattoo near his left wrist.
Meaning: This is the matching tattoo that Diego got inked with his wife, Janaina Stassun. The couple got married in July 2016.
2. ‘Ankh’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Ankh’ tattoo near his left ankle.
Meaning: Ankh is an ancient Egyptian symbol that symbolizes the various aspects of life physical life, eternal life, death, and reincarnation. It is believed that the ‘Ankh’ tattoo brings good luck to the wearer.
3. ‘MCMLXXXII’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘MCMLXXXII’ tattoo on his back.
Meaning: The roman numerals ‘MCMLXXXII’ refers to the number ‘1982’.
4. ‘Khmer Script’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Khmer Script’ tattoo on his back.
Meaning: ‘Khmer Script’ tattoo is a traditional Asian tattoo that is inked by using the bamboo stick. This tattoo is believed to bring good luck, protection, strength, power, fortune, charisma, and blessings to the wearer.
5. ‘ॐ’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘ॐ’ tattoo on the nape of his neck.
Meaning: ॐ is a sacred symbol in the Indian culture which is known as the sacred sound of the universe. This symbol symbolizes the ultimate relationship of the soul with the divine and supreme powers, blessings, truth, cosmic principles, knowledge, and wisdom.
6. ‘Crossed Arrows’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Crossed Arrows’ tattoo on his back.
Meaning: Crossed arrows are the symbols of true friendship. Along with the tattoo of crossed arrows, Diego got inked a tiny heart and infinite symbol which signifies infinite love, loyalty, feelings, and emotions in the friendship.
7. ‘Cherubs’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Cherubs’ tattoo on his back.
Meaning: Cherubs are the baby angels that are known as the messengers of God. Cherubs signify divine blessings, connection, and protection.
8. ‘Family in Love’ tattoo on his back
9. ‘Irish Claddagh’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Irish Claddagh’ on his back.
Meaning: An Irish Claddagh is an engagement ring where the hands are the symbols of trust, faith, and friendship. The heart is a symbol of love and passion. The crown signifies loyalty, royalty, and fidelity. The crown on this tattoo has a symbol of the cross which signifies the faith and trust in Christianity and the blessings of God.
10. ‘Cross’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Cross’ tattoo on his right wrist.
Meaning: Cross tattoo is a symbol of faith in Christianity. It also represents the event of the crucifixion of Jesus.
11. ‘Om’ Tattoo
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Tattoo: ‘Om’ tattoo on his leg.
Meaning: This was the first tattoo that Diego got inked on his body. In an interview, he said,
The Om symbol is the first one on my leg. I lived in Asia for eight years (Bangkok, Japan, Thailand). So I got a lot of tattoos over there. Like, five, maybe.”
12. ‘Anchor’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Anchor’ tattoo on his back.
Meaning: Anchor tattoo is a symbol of hope, stability, calmness, composure, salvation, and a strong foundation.
13. Asian tattoo on his back
14. ‘J’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘J’ tattoo on his back.
Meaning: The letter ‘J’ refers to the name of his wife, Janaina Stassun, with whom he got married in July 2016.
15. Tattoo on his back
16. ‘Eye of Horus’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Eye of Horus’ tattoo near his right ankle.
Meaning: The ‘Eye of Horus’ tattoo is an ancient Egyptian symbol that symbolizes protection, power, good times, and good luck. This symbol is also used to ward off evil spirits.