Frank James Edgar is an American Mixed Martial Artist and a former UFC Lightweight Champion, who competes as a Featherweight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He has been able to gain victory over former world champions such as Sean Sherk, Urijah Faber as well as top featherweight contenders Cub Swanson and Chad Mendes. Frank has got some interesting inks on his body. Let us explore his tattoos and their meanings.
1. ‘Children’s Name’ Tattoo
Tattoo: On September 1, 2012, Former UFC Lightweight Champion, Frankie Edgar got the tattoo done on the inner sides of both his biceps with the designs of his sons’ names. The right bicep carries the ink (Santino) whereas the left inner bicep is inked with the name of his other son i.e ‘Francesco‘. The tattoo was done by the tattoo artist Dan Paone OATTAN at the white lotus studio.
2. ‘Scroll’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The inner side of Frankie Edgar’s left forearm contains a tattoo of a banner that reads some quote in a foreign language.
3. ‘Roman Gladiator’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The outer side of Frankie Edgar’s left arm is fully covered with some tribal tattoo followed by the roman gladiator inked below the design.
Meaning: Gladiator is basically a Hollywood movie, and the Gladiator characters represent the courage and fearlessness and so is the reason for Frankie as he considers himself to be an outstanding Mixed Martial Artist.
4. ‘Black Panther’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The top left side of Frankie Edgar’s back contains a tattoo of a Black Panther seen standing in an attacking mode.
Meaning: The black panther is considered to be the symbol of showing power and fearlessness in the trend of MMA fighting.
5. ‘Green Goblin’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The outer side of Frankie Edgar’s right arm has a tattoo of a green goblin cum dragon-like depiction which also has a crown on his head and sword in his hand. The relevance of this tattoo to Frankie has still not been revealed by him.
6. ‘Chinese Dragon’ Tattoo
Tattoo: Frankie Edgar has a tattoo of a dragon inked right on the top of his right bicep.
Meaning: These are the legendary creatures in Chinese mythology, and are considered to be the symbol of power, strength, and protection.
7. ‘Daughter’s Name’ Tattoo
Tattoo: Frankie has a daughter named Valentina. He has a tattoo on the upper side of his left chest which reads the name of his daughter. He got it inked in red color from tattoo artist Dan Paone OATTAN at white lotus tattoo studio on December 1, 2014.