Decoded! The enigmatic secrets messages hidden in ANGELINA JOLIE’s tatted flesh.
Angelina has put her life on display – in ink! Since her troubled teens, the superstar has chronicled her highs and lows with unique tattoos. Her latest tat – a tribute to hubby Brad Pitt – is a quote from the Persian poet, Rumi. Here The ENQUIRER has compiled the definitive guide to Angie’s art.
Lower back: Angie had a Thai artist ink a large tiger on most of her lower back to celebrate getting Cambodian citizenship after adopting son Maddox, now 13.
Left shoulder: Latitude and longitude coordinates represent each of her children’s birthplaces around the world – and one for hubby Brad in Shawnee, Okla.
Left arm: The Tennessee Williams quote, “A prayer for the wild at heart kept in cages,” was reportedly inked in memory of her mother, Marcheline Bertrand.
Left wrist: The Rune symbol for “H” dates back to her romance with actor Timothy Hutton, but Angie now insists it’s for her brother, James Haven.
Left underarm: Originally just Roman numerals for 13, she added V MCMXL for May 13, 1940 – the date of Winston Churchill’s “blood, toil, tears and sweat” speech.
Right arm: Angie inked “Determination” in Arabic script to show her devotion to hard work, and to cover up an abstract tat done with ex Billy Bob Thornton.
Hip: The Latin quote, “Quod me nutrit me destruit” [“What nourishes me also destroys me”] was inked on the eve of marrying actor Jonny Lee Miller.
Right forearm: Fans have finally translated the Persian tribute to Brad as “Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I’ll meet you there.”
Shoulder blades: A huge fan of 1980s rock band The Clash, Angie inked the title of her favorite song, “Know Your Rights,” between her shoulder blades.
Left shoulder blade: A Buddhist incantation in Khmer protects oldest son, Cambodian-born Maddox. It begins, “May your enemies run far away from you.” If you acquire riches, may they remain yours always…