Miley Cyrus is a popular American singer and actress. Her beauty has the power to stop heartbeat of guys for a few seconds. She is well-known all over the globe not only due to her magical voice but also her eye-catching face. Although Miley doesn’t like tattoo needles yet she has got 24 tattoos on different parts of her body till 2014. She started dropping ink on her body when she was 17 in 2010 and she didn’t stop adding new tattoos onto her body from that time. Miley said that she wouldn’t get a meaningless tattoo.Every tattoo that Miley Cyrus has a particular meaning. So, let’s start exploring everything about the designs and meanings of Miley Cyrus Tattoos.
24. Small Tattoo of a Tongue on Miley’s Finger
It is the most recent tattoo of Miley, she accidentally showed it off when she was moving in the streets during the New Orleans leg of Bangerz world tour. On 17 March, 2014 she was hanging out with her friend and assistant Chenyne Thomas and giving the finger to a photographer- who was trying to catch a picture of pop star- then all of the sudden she unveiled her middle finger tattoo- a small black small with a red tongue sticking out. This is a small yet one of cutest Miley Cyrus tattoos.
Meaning: I’m sure you would like to know what is meaning of Miley’s finer tongue tattoo. Well, this tattoo remembers us how much Miley likes to stick out her tongue. Sometimes, she might not get a chance to stick out her tongue but at that time her finger works well. Now Miley doesn’t need to stick out her tongue when she can do her signature move through her middle finger.
23. Miley Cyrus’“Sad Kitty” Tattoo Inside her Lip
Another Miley Cyrus tattoo which is in the highlights in 2014 is her sad kitty that you can found inside her lip. She really proud of her latest kitty tattoo, since she posted the pictures of her tattoo by pulling her bottom lip down on the Intagram.She showed off her latest tattoo on March 14, 2014. This latest 2014 tattoo of Miley Cyrus featured a sad-looking black and yellow cat crying a single blue tear.
Meaning: It seems that Miley got this sad kitty face tattoo just to honor an adorable kitten that was crying on a giant screen behind her when she came from “Wrecking Ball” performance at the 2013 American Music Awards.
22. Miley Cyrus’s Arm Tattoo is a tribute to her Grandmother
It is one of the largest and intricate Miley tattoos. She has a portrait tattoo on her arm and with this tattoo she is trying to tribute to her grand mother named Loretta Finley. This wonderful tattoo features a black and white image of Miley’s Mammie as a young woman.This tattoo is done by Kat Von D on November 5, 2013.
Meaning:Miley got this portrait arm tattoo on November 5, 2013. She revealed the tattoo on Twitter and Tweeted “Because I am her favorite & she is mine.” Ouch…no disrespect Noah, Trace, Brandi, Braison, or Christopher, but apparently Mammie plays favorites with her grandchildren.
20 and 21. Rolling $tones tattoos Miley’s feet
Miley Cyrus got the word “ROLLING $tone” inked in black capital letter on the bottom of her left and right feet. This new tattoo she got in August 2013 and it was done by Mojo, bald guy. She showed off her tattoo on September 24 on Intagram, as soon as her Rolling Stone’s cover story hit the web. She added this picture with a caption “rattatattat @RollingStone.”.
Meaning: Miley Cyrus wanted to celebrate her first Rolling Stone cover story with the mean of this new tattoo. Initially, she decided to opt for Laser Tag but later she realized that “laser tag sucks.” So at the end she did the celebration with these two tattoos of her feet.
19. Claw tattoo on Her Right Arm
Claw tattoo is among those Miley Cyrus tattoos that are done by Kat Von D. She got black and white ink of a large claw or tooth from a large animal, might be a lion or bear.
Meaning: As we all know, a few of Cyrus tattoos in the past belonged to her family heritage. It seems that this tattoo also has a connection with heritage that includes Cherokee Indian. Miley always proud of her Cherokee Indian roots so there is a possibility that she got this tattoo just to demonstrate strength. According to Native American belief, bear symbolized strength and leadership while its paw demonstrates inner strength. In this way, claw of bear could mean power and strength.
18. Da Vinci Anatomical Heart Drawing Tattooed on Miley’s Arm
Miley got anatomical heart drawing tattoo on her right forearm. This tattoo is created by Kat Von D in his studio High Voltage in Hollywood on 15 March, 2013. This tattoo features a black and white reproduction of Leonardo da Vinci’s sketch of the human heart from around 1510. This is one of the intricate Miley Cyrus tattoos.
Meaning: Miley got inspiration from the Da Vinci who took good interest in human anatomy. This tattoo is revealed by pop star when we were hearing break-up rumors of Miley and Liam Hemsworth.The Kat Von D tweeted : “Just did the RADDEST tattoo on @MileyCyrus -a miniature rendition of a da Vinci anatomical heart!” while Miley said that “everything is fine” with her and Liam. The meaning of this tattoo could be “two hearts beating as one” or it might be a tribute to Miley and Liam’s love.
17. Miley’s Crossed Arrows Tattoo on Her Right Arm
Miley Cyrus loved to show her Cherokee roots, she got a crossed arrow tattoo on her right arm. She revealed this tattoo on 1st February, 2013 along with a caption “ratta tat tat @thekatvond.” While Kat Von D done with this tattoo on 31 January, 2013.
Miley’s Cross arrows tattoo Meaning:Actually, crossed arrows tattoo is a friendship symbol of Native American. Miley likes to make friends, so she got this wonderful arrow.
16. Miley Cyrus’ “BAD” Finger Tattoo in Red
Miley Cyrus never hesitate to tell the whole world “I’m bad, I’m bad; really, really bad,” and she told this by getting a new tattoo on the outside of right hand middle finger where you can see “BAD” in red Capital letters. She got temporary red ink BAD tattoo in July, 2012 but she made this ink permanent later on.
Meaning of Miley Cyrus Bad Tattoos:The inspiration of this Bad tattoo might be taken from Michael Jackson’s seventh studio album titled “Bad” in red ink on album cover. When Miley was 19 years old, she said that she is “a huge fan of Michael Jackson,” When Michead Jackson died in 2009, she posted online “Michael Jackson was my inspiration. Love and blessings.”
15.A Theodore Roosevelt Quote on Her Left Arm
Miley Cyrus tattoos are often inspired from her heritage or a personality. On 10 July, 2012 she revealed a new tattoo “A Theodore Roosevelt Quote” on her left arm. This tattoo is inspired by former U.S. president Teddy Roosevelt. The quote reads “So that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat”. This quote has been taken from a portion of Roosevelt’s “Citizen and Republic” speech that was delivered by Theodore at the Sorbonne in France in 1910. This speech is almost a century old. She got this tattoo from a Pilates studio in West Hollywood on July 10, 2012.
Meaning of Quote Tattoo of Miley Cyrus:She didn’t say anything about this quote in public. But it seems that she wanted to jab at those people who remain busy in criticizing others without doing anything good to obtain something really big for their own lives.
14.Roman numeral tattoo of Miley Cyrus
Miley got roman numeral tattoo on “VIIXCI” on May 2012. The meaning of roman number tattoo remained mysterious till the time we got words from the Miley.
Meaning: Miley Cyrus’s Roman numeral tattoo stands for the date 7/91, which is the month and year when her parents Tish and Billy Ray first met. The Cyrus family had been passing through emotional ups and downs because Miley’s parents filed for Divorce but couple reunited again after a year.
13. A Little Eyeball Finger Tattoo
Miley Cyrus got a cute eyeball tattoo on her index finger of right hand. This tattoo is inspired by Middle-Eatern. This tattoo features a black outline of an eye with a black pupil in the center. This tattoo of Miley hit the web on March, 2012. She got this tattoo from a Pilates class in West Hollywood.
Meaning of Miley Cyrus’s eyeball tattoo:Miley got this tattoo to get protection from evil. Actually, this tattoo is a symbol for “nazar- an eyeshape amulet utilizes to grab protection again the evil eye. Nazar is a word derived from Arabic world and this is very common in Middle Eastern cultures. Miley seems to believe on Nazar, so she got this tattoo just to get protection against the eyes of envy and antipathy.
12. Miley’s “Love Never Dies” Tattoo on Her Arm
Disney start got “love never dies” tattoo on the inside of her left bicep in February, 2012. She got this tattoo 18th by an artist at Studio City Tattoo in California. Miley didn’t only get a new tattoo but also a new hairstyle. She chopped her hair and got a shaggy bob.
Meaning of Miley Cyrus love tattoo:There is a possibility that Miley got this love forever kinda tattoo in response to her parents who were going to end their marriage. It is also speculated that this tattoo means the love of Miley and Liam Hemsworth, both are dating from 2009.
11. A Little Sugar Skull Tattoo on Her Ankle
Miley got a sugar skull tattoo on her ankle in Late 2011. This tattoo was revealed when Miley and Hemsworth were enjoying a holiday in Malibu beach. Interestingly, Hemsworth also had a matching skull tattoo on his ankle.This matching tattoo of couple pushed the people to speculate that meaning of skull tattoo is love but reality is different.
Meaning of Sugar Skull Tattoo:The design of skull is exactly alike to Mexico “Day of the Dead” skull. The Day of the Dead is a holiday that is celebrated all over Mexico and around the globe. The basic purpose of this holiday is to give people a chance to pray for their loved ones who have passed away.
10. Miley Cyrus’ Om Symbol Tattoo on Her Wrist
We have seen many times that some of Miley tattoos inspired from foreign culture. Hindu symbol “OM” is also a part of those tattoos. She got Hindu religious symbol “Om” in September, 2011. This particular tattoo gave people a chance to criticize on Miley’s belief. People said why Miley got Hindi religious tat when she called herself. In order to give answer to critics, Miley Tweeted, “Dear Universe, For my next life can I please come back as some form of marine life? Such a great day. The water makes me feel so free.
Meaning: Om is a religious symbol in Hindu religion. Miley got this tattoo just to expand the horizons of her belief. This meaning is cleared from her tweet.
9. Miley’s Equal Sign Tattoo on Her Finger
One of the smallest tattoo of Miley Cyrus is an equal sign on her finger. She tweeted a picture of this tattoo in July 2011. This tattoo features two small and parallel lines inked in black and it is an equal sign. Just after getting this tattoo, she twitted not only the picture of her tat but also post that “ALL LOVE is equal.”
Meaning : Equal sign tattoo of Miley Cyrus means that she believe in equality and support gay rights.She is a strong advocate for LGBT rights.
8. “Karma” Written on Her Finger
Miley got Karma tattoo in the index right finger in July 2011. The tattoo reads “karma” in black lower case letters on outside of her finger.
Meaning of Karma Tattoo:It is no doubt one of the meaning Miley Cyrus Tattoo. The concept of karma is quite popular. It means what goes comes around. If you do good, you will get good in return and vice versa.
7. Miley’s Anchor Wrist Tattoo
Miley got anchor tattoo on her right wrist in Brazil in May 2011. This anchor design is similar to the shape of a ship’s anchor. It is a very beautiful tattoo of Miley Cyrus. Pop star got this tattoo a tattoo parlor in Rio de Janeiro getting inked by Satori.
Meaning of Miley Cyrus’ anchor tattoo:Real mean of tattoo is revealed by tattoo artist, Satori who said “Miley told her mother that she wanted something that refers to a safe port, something that reminded her that she always has a safe place to return to. The significance of the design is one of hope and a reminder to always have your feet on the ground.”
6. A Peace Sign on Miley’s Finger
Miley Cyrus got Peace sign tattoo on her right hand middle finger in May 2011. She didn’t say anything about the tattoo.She normally got inked and revealed meanings only a few times.
Meaning:Miley Cyrus is a big advocate of LGBT rights and she wanted justice and equal rights. It seems that she got peace sign just to get the peace in this world.
5. Miley Cyrus’ Dreamcatcher Tattoo on Her Side
Miley got Dreamcatcher tattoo on her ribcage in the honor of her Cherokee Indian Heritage. She got this tattoo in February 2011. It is a Native American symbol which she got just to represent and protect her four siblings. Miley’s siblings are Brandi (sister), Trace (brother), Braison (brother), and Noah (sister) while Miley’s number in the family is third.
Meanings of Miley Cyrus tattoos:According to her friend, “It’s a picture of the dream catcher that hangs over her bed with four feathers to represent her four brothers and sisters. The dream catcher is to protect them.” Her friends say that all tattoos of Miley represents her family and friends who are close to her.
4. Miley Cyrus Tiny Black Cross Finger Tattoo
She got ink of small black cross on her finger in December, 2010. She got this tattoo while she was busy in shooting of her new movie ‘So undercover’ in New Orleans. She got this tattoo at a time when people were raising question on her Christianity belief.
Meaning:The meaning of Miley Cyrus’s cross tattoo is quite obvious. She is a Christian by birth and tattoo symbolizes her faith. Another meaning of tattoo could be that she was trying to protect some shred of her good girl image.
3. A Heart Tattoo Outlined on Her Finger
A small little heart is among the first of different tattoos that she got in 2010. She has a small heart outline on her finger and she got this tattoo in September 2010. She showed off this tattoo at Los Angeles International Airport, when she was coming back from Paris, where she was busy in shooting of her new film “LOL: Laughing out Loud”. She revealed her pinky finger cute outline heart tattoo.
Meaning of Miley Cyrus tattoo:This tattoo demonstrates her belief about love. She is in love with her boyfriend Liam Hemsworth. So, it is not really difficult to understand what exactly the meaning of heart tattoo is.
2. Miley’s “LOVE” Tattoo Inside Her Ear
It is among the cutest tattoos of Miley Cyrus. She really felt a lot of pain while getting this tattoo. She has LOVE in black capital letters inside her ear.She got this tattoo when she was just 17.
Meaning of Love Ear Tattoo:According to Miley Cyrus, the tattoo is a reminder is to listen to the the people who loves you and care about you. There is no need to listen other people carefully, just forget what they say.
1. “Just Breathe” Tattoo Under Her Left Breast
In order to pay a tribute to three people close to her, Miley Cyrus got her first tattoo on her left breast. The tattoo reads “Just Breathe”. This tattoo means a lot to Miley. It was quite important for her. She got this ink when she was only 17 years olds in December 2009.
Meaning:Just Breathe tattoo of Miley Cyrus is a tribute to her friend Vanessa ad her two grandfathers who died due to lung disease. Vanessa died in 2007 due to cystic fibrosis while both grandfather had lung cancer. According to Miley “It reminds me not to take things for granted. I mean breathing – that was something none of them could do, the most basic thing. And I put it near my heart, because that is where they will always be.” Miley’s“just breathe”
Miley Cyrus loves to get tattoos, she won’t stop. She has 24 tattoos till June, 2014 but we don’t know when she is going to get a new tattoo. Stay tune to explore more tattoos of Miley.