Nicholas Simmons, better known by his stage name, YBN Nahmir is an American rapper, actor, and songwriter. Nahmir is best known for his singles, “Rubbin off the Paint” and “Bounce Out With That”, both of which were listed on the US Billboard Hot 100 Chart. Both of Nahmir’s arms contain various interesting tattoos. Let us look at them and explore their meanings.
Right Arm Tattoos
1. ‘Portrait’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The right shoulder and upper arm of the rapper contain a large tattoo of a portrait of a young woman on it.
2. ‘Woman’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper side of his right forearm contains a tattoo of a Geisha woman on it, wearing a kimono and a flower in her hair. The background of the woman contains swirly lines to cover up the rest of Nahmir’s sleeve.
Meaning: Geisha are Japanese hostess who entertain people with music and dance. They are mostly depicted hiding half of their faces with a hand fan, much like in the tattoo that the rapper has.
3. ‘Hut’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The inner side of Nahmir’s right forearm contains a tattoo of a traditional Japanese hut on it.
4. ‘Floral’ Tattoos
Tattoo: The inner side of his right arm, where his elbow folds, contains a tattoo of a pink rose flower on it. The lower side of the rapper’s forearm also contains a tattoo of a tree rising up from a cloud and another flower tattooed just above it.
5. ‘Letters’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper side of Nahmir’s right wrist contains three letters tattooed on it. The letters are, “L, L, and U”
Meaning: YBN Nahmir got this tattoo to show his love for his then girlfriend, Lulu.
Left Arm Tattoos
6. ‘Kid’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper left arm of the rapper is covered in a tattoo of a cartoon kid wearing a tank top with the number 4 on it. The words, “90s bAbY” are also tattooed just below the kid.
Meaning: The kid is the cartoon version of Nahmir himself and the words represent how he was born in 1999 and is a 90s kid. The same kid appears on the cover of his album, Baby 8 too.
7. ‘Mary’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper side of his left forearm contains a large tattoo of St. Mary on it with wings a the sun behind her head. The upper part of his wrist is covered by tattoos of clouds and a small, red cross tattooed on it.
Meaning: The tattoo represents the religious views of the rapper who is a Christian.
8. ‘Rose’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The inner side of Nahmir’s left forearm contains a tattoo of a rose on it.
9. ‘Name’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The inner side of the rapper’s forearm also contains the name, “Cathy” tattooed on it horizontally.
Meaning: Nahmir got this tattoo to show his love for his mother, Cathy Simmons.