Justin Kluivert’s 22 Tattoos & Their Meanings

Justin Kluivert is a Dutch professional footballer from Amsterdam. Justine gained entry into the international professional front in the year 2018 and since then, has been known as an outstanding player. Also, his father and grandfather were football players. We are not at all amazed to look at his body that is adorned with multiple tats just like other football players. Let us see what importance do they hold for him.

Justin Kluivert1. Left Arm Tattoo

Justi left arm tattoo

Tattoo: On Justin’s left forearm there is a huge female portrait inked with folded hands. The reference is not known but some have been speculating that it is a portrait of Mary. Thus, we can assume Justin’s strong faith and beliefs about his connection with Christianity.

2. ’99’ Tattoo

Justin 99 Tattoo

Tattoo: On the outer side towards the center of his left arm we can see the number 99 tattooed.

Meaning: As we know Justin plays as a winger for Serie A club Roma and the Netherlands national team and thus, 99 is his Jersey number.

3. ‘Angela’ Tattoo

Justin Angela Tattoo

Tattoo: On the left rib cage, we can see a name tattooed as,’Angela’.

Meaning: Angela is the first name of Justin’s mother (Angela van Hulten).

4. Left Bicep Design 

Justin bicep ink

5. ‘Clock and Compass’ Tattoo

Justin clock Tattoo

Justin bicep Tattoo

Tattoo: Justin’s right bicep is covered with a tattoo of a clock and compass. On the top, there is a clock inked followed by a compass on the bottom.

Meaning: The clock and the compass tattoo are a good collaboration of two distinct characters. A clock is the symbol of life and time whereas the compass denotes the direction and protection and thus, all together they represent the person’s willingness to seek guidance and direction throughout his life and move in the right path, forever.

6. ‘Bull Skull’ Tattoo

Justin bull Tattoo

Tattoo: On the center of his right arm there is a bull skull inked. We can also see the number 05 inked inside it.

Meaning: Bull skull is the symbol of strength and courage. However, it is a common belief among the Native Americas that the bull skull acts as the protector throughout their lives. The number 05 represents Justin’s birthdate i.e. 5 May 1999.

7. ‘Butterfly’ Tattoo

Justin Butterfly Tattoo

Tattoo: Justin’s right forearm carries a butterfly tattoo on it.

Meaning: The butterfly is the symbol of new beginnings. Also, it is considered to symbolize freedom and independence.

8. Chinese Letters Tattoo

Justin chinese letter tattoo

9. Cross Tattoo

Justin Cross Tattoo

Tattoo: Near Justin’s left wrist there is a tiny cross inked.

Meaning: Cross is the symbol of one’s religious beliefs and faith. Thus, it tells us that about Justin’s faith in Christianity.

10. Elbow Swirls Tattoo 

Justin elbow tattoo

11. ‘Flying Eagle’ Tattoo

Justin flying eagle

Tattoo: On Justin’s right bicep we can see a flying angle inked.

Meaning: Eagle represents power. It is the symbol of strength and courage, to rise above all and soar heights of success in life.

12. ‘Jesus Christ’ Tattoo

Justin Jesus Tattoo

Tattoo: Justin’s left shoulder is adorned with a beautiful tattoo of Jesus Christ’s portrait.

Meaning: Justin is known to be a staunch believer of God and his will. He himself commits that he is a religious person who continuously seeks Jesus’ blessings over him and thus, Jesus’ tattoo tells about Justin’s religious beliefs and faith in God.

12. ‘Phoenix’ Tattoo

Justin flying pigeon

Tattoo: There is an amazing phoenix inked on Justin’s left elbow.

Meaning: Phoenix represents the rising from the ashes of the past. It is the most common way of symbolizing the new beginnings by overcoming the past times of suffering and problems. and also to showcase the victory of life over death. Phoenix tattoos are received to depict immortality.

13. ‘Ankh’ Tattoo

Justin left arm cross

Tattoo: On his left upper arm there is a tattoo of ‘ankh’ inked.

Meaning: Ankh is the representative of ‘life’ as per Ancient Egypt’s belief. It is actually an ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic symbol that has always been adopted for writing purposes in Egyptian art to symbolize life. Interestingly, ANKH is also said to be the first’ original cross.

14. ‘Patrick’ Tattoo

Justin Patrick Tattoo

Tattoo: On the inner side of the right bicep, Justin has got that tattoo of number 9 such that we can see a name, Patrick going through it diagonally.

Meaning: Patrick is the first name of his father, Patrick Kluivert. The number 9 represents Justin’s father’s Jersey number since, he is aformer football player as well as the coach. 9 was his t-shirt number when he played for Lille OSC.

15. ‘Lion’ Tattoo

Justin portrait of Lion Tattoo

Tattoo: There is a huge Lion portrait tattooed on Justin’s right arm. The lion is tattooed in such a way that we can see his huge claws tattooed on the outer side of Justin’s right hand.

Meaning: Lion, is the symbol of power, strength, courage, and bravery. Justin is known to be a very strong contender and thus, its tattoo says it all.

16. Names on the forearm

Justin quote on left arm tattoo

Tattoo: On Justin’s left inner forearm, he has got the names of his siblings inked. The tattoo reads the names inked vertically as, Dunes, Ruben, Quincy, Dean. Justin has four siblings including himself.

17. Writing on Forearm

Justin quote on right arm Justin quote tattoo

Tattoo: On Justin’s arm there are lines inked which can be read as, ‘If you want to lead one day, then follow’.

Meaning: Justin said that he has dreams to achieve, and is already on his path to reach them. He believes that it is possible only if we start following the road to our dreams and one person to teach him this lesson is his father. Thus, this quote satisfies all of his beliefs and learnings.

“I also have a tattoo on my arm that reads, ‘If you want to lead one day, then follow’. It is important to learn from people, like my dad, who have already taken the path you wish to follow.”

18. Roman Numerals Tattoo

Justin roman numerals tattoo

Tattoo: On his shoulder blades we can see some roman numerals tattooed as ‘XXX.V.MMI’ and ‘XX.V.XVII’ on his right and left sides, respectively.

19. Rose on Bicep Tattoo

Justin rose tattoo

Tattoo: On Justin left bicep there is a big rose inked.

Meaning: Rose is the symbol of love, romance, and affection.

20. ‘Three X’ Tattoo

Justin three X Tattoo

Tattoo: Three crosses are tattooed on Justin’s left forearm inside a black band.

Meaning: Three crosses also known as Three crosses of Amsterdam are in reference to the three crosses on Amsterdam’s flag. The symbol of Amsterdam is actually the coat of arms which is a red shield with three crosses inked vertically. The flag of the city is also said to carry these three crosses to symbolize the three dangers of Old Amsterdam: fire, floods, and the Black Death. He wears this tattoo as the love for his birth city as Justin was born in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

21. Wrist writing

Justin wrist tattoo



Tattoo: Justin’s right upper arm is inked with the words, ‘CLEAN HEARTS WIN’. The tattoo speaks of the ideology that if we have a clean heart and clear intentions we can easily win over every little thing.

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