What better way to commemorate someone’s existence than to indelibly mark your body with their name? What better way to assure you’ll remember your name after suffering amnesia? This article compiles 90 name tattoos utilizing various fonts and placements that freshen up the tradition of honoring yourself or another by inking a name onto your body.

Justice

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The name Justice is spelled out in a scrolling black font in this tattoo rendered near the wearer’s right collarbone.

Infinity Sign with Names

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The names Sam, Nick, Leo, and Eric are incorporated into an infinity sign with a heart in the middle in this tattoo rendered on the wearer’s foot.

Name Tattoo with Roses

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Three roses are accompanied by the name Sylvana in this black and gray tattoo rendered on the wearer’s right shoulder.

Honesty Key

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An ornate skeleton key is connected by the word Honesty in this black tattoo located above the wearer’s left hip.

Name Infinity Sign

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The names Noah, Sadie, and Emmy comprise a portion of an infinity sign in this black tattoo located on the wearer’s left foot.

Heart with Name and Birthday

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The name Isaiah and what is a presumably a birthday of October 1st, 2011 are incorporated into the shape of a heart in this black tattoo portrayed on the wearer’s left shoulder blade.

Name with Pink Bird

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The name Stella is accompanied by a pink sparrow in this colorful tattoo rendered on the left side of the wearer’s ribcage.

Bracelet with Charms

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A simulated bracelet is created using black dots and is adorned with initials and K in this black tattoo rendered around the wearer’s wrist.

Name Bracelets

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Armbands wrapping around the wearers’ forearms read Mama on one with the other reading Elena in this black tattoo set.

Names

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The names Kinsey, Sage, and Skye are rendered in an ornate script font in this black tattoo portrated on the wearer’s left shoulder.

Crowns with Names

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The names Arzu and Ali are accompanied by crowns in this black tattoo set rendered on the wearers’ wrists.

Name with Heartbeat and Birthdate 

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The line seen on an EKG machine is accompanied by the name Ming Ling and a birthday of March 11th, 1995 in this black tattoo rendered on the left side of the wearer’s chest.

Hearts with Names

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A quartet of hearts are adorned with the names Carlos, Carlos Jr., Aracely, and Cristian in this black tattoo running down the wearer’s spine.

Names with Heartsname-tattoo-designs-14The name Max is embellished with a heart on one wearer’s forearm while the name Jennifer is embellished with a heart on the other wearer’s forearm in this black tattoo set.

Infinity Sign with Names

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An infinity sign incorporates the names Keenan and Aidan into the design in this black tattoo portrayed on the wearer’s forearm.

Dad with Heart

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The word Dad is embellished with a red heart in this black and red tattoo portrayed on the wearer’s right wrist.

Name on Wrist

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A cursive font is used to spell out the name Egan on the wearer’s right wrist in this tattoo.

Names on Banners with Butterflies

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A pink butterfly adorns a pink banner reading Jamara while a blue butterfly adorns a blue banner reading Karrissa in this set of colorful tattoos.

Heartbeat and Family

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A black heart leads to the line seen on an EKG machine which spells out the word Family in this black tattoo with white embellishments rendered on the wearer’s right foot.

Jayden

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A cursive font is used to spell out the name Jayden in this black tattoo rendered on the right side of the wearer’s torso.

Names and Birthdates

name-tattoo-designs-22The names Andrea and Sienna are spelled out in black cursive font and accompanied by birthdays in this tattoo rendered on the left side of the wearer’s torso.

Names on the Shoulder

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A pair of names that I’m unable to read are rendered on the wearer’s left shoulder in a black cursive font in this tattoo.

Names and Heart

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The name Enyana leads to an EKG line and a red heart that is accompanied by an EKG line and the name Logan.

Banner, Locket, and Skeleton Key

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A banner reading Patrick, Olivia, and Jackie wraps around a teal key and an ornate locket with teal embellishments.

Names on Wrist

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The name Marlow Lou is rendered on the wearer’s forearm in a black cursive font.

Sunnie Infinity Sign

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The name Sunnie is incorporated into an infinity sign and embellished with a heart.

Name on Forearm

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The name Siem is embellished with a heart in this black forearm tattoo.

Name with Watercolor Heart

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The name Jamal is accompanied by a black heart filled with a red and pink watercolor smear.

Gabriel

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The name Gabrie is spelled out in a black cursive font in this tattoo.

Initial with Heart

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The initial E is rendered in a black cursive font and embellished with a heart.

Birthday Commemoration 

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The name Brielle accompanies a silhouette of a mother holding her baby while the date June 17th, 2013 reads underneath.

Names and Arrows

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Three arrows are rendered in black ink reading Andrew, Ethan  and Gabriella, respectively.

Names on Forearm

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The names Lucy and Orlo are rendered in a black cursive font.

Sister Flowers

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Pink flowers are rendered on the wearers’ forearms with the stems of the flowers spelling out the word sister.

Jacob and Emma Infinity Sign

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An infinity sign incorporates the names Jacob and Emma into the design in this black wrist tattoo.

Names in Infinity Sign

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The names Noah, Emmy and Sadie are incorporated into the design of an infinity symbol in this tattoo.

Aman Forearm Piece

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The name Aman is rendered in a black script font with a drop shadow on the wearer’s forearm.

Ethan and Noah Wrist Tattoos

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The names Ethan and Noah are rendered on the wearer’s wrists in an elaborate black script font.

 

Blue Butterfly with Luna

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A rose and blue butterfly are accented by a black swirl leading to the name Luna in this tattoo rendered on the wearer’s left shoulder blade.

Poorly Drawn Heartbeat with Name

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This example of shakey line-work portrays a heart leading to the heartbeat seen on an EKG machine, the name Julia, and the birthday September 23rd, 2011.

Names on Arrows

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Three arrows are rendered on the left side of the wearer’s ribcage with the top arrow incorporating the name Daniel into the shaft of the arrow, the middle arrow incorporating two hearts into the shaft, and the bottom arrow incorporating the name Reagan into the shaft.

Name on Forearm

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An illegible name is rendered in a black cursive font on the wearer’s forearm.

Names on Forearm

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The names Aaron and Mika are rendered on the wearer’s forearm in a black cursive font.

Little Sister Infinity Sign

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Feathers are incorporated into the designs of infinity symbols with one tattoo reading little sister and the other reading big sister.

Jean-Marc Neck Piece

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The name Jean-Marc is rendered in an elaborate black script font with white highlights at the base of the wearer’s neck.

Broken Flesh Forearm Piece

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A tattoo replicating an indentation spells out the name Loreen Niklas on the wearer’s forearm in this tattoo.

Sparrow and Name

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The name Maha is accented by a gradient swirl and a sparrow in this tattoo at the base of the wearer’s neck.

Commemorative Dates and Mother Holding Baby

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A silhouette of a mother holding a baby is accompanied by a small red heart and the dates, January 12th, 2010, and February 8th, 2014.

Lance and Autumn Hearts

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A pair of hearts, portrayed on the wearer’s right shoulder blade, incorporate the names Lance and Autumn into their designs.

Serendipity and Arrow

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The word Serendipity is accompanied by a feather and an arrow in this black shoulder tattoo.

Linda and Jeremy

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The names Linda and Jeremy are portrayed on the wearer’s wrists in a black script font.

Emilio Forearm Piece

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The name Emilio is rendered on the wearer’s forearm in a black cursive font.

Mia with Heart

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The name Mia is accented with a small black heart in this tattoo.

Script Name

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The name James is rendered in a simplified cursive font on the wearer’s forearm.

Names with Birthdates

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The names Heaven Leigh and Kaleb Abraham are accompanied by the birthdays February 8th, 2007 and August 6th 2013.

“Your first breath…” Quote

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The quote, “Your first breath…took mine away,” is accompanied by a heart in this black forearm tattoo.

Script Name on Foot

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The name LilyKate is rendered on the wearer’s foot in a black cursive font.

Liam Arrow

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The shaft of an arrow spells out the name Liam in this black forearm tattoo.

Enough Wrist Piece

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The word Enough is spelled out in a scrolling black font on the wearer’s wrist.

Hunter Heartbeat

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The heartbeat seen on an EKG machine creates the shape of a heart and spells out the name Hunter.

Crossed Arrows and Names

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A pair of crossed arrows are accompanied by the names Karen and Micah and the date, June 21st, 2014.

Individuality 

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The word individuality is spelled out in a heavily traced looping font.

Graffiti Style Name with Birthdate

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The name Kiara is portrayed in an ornate font and accompanied by the birthday November 18th, 2007.

Free Wrist Tattoo

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The word free is scrawled on the wearer’s middle finger in this black tattoo.

Kaylee Chest Piece

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The name Kaylee is flanked by two nautical stars in this black and red chest piece.

Anguianai Chest Piece

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The word Anguiani is rendered on the wearer’s chest in a scrolling black font.

Robert Daniel Forearm Piece

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Negative space is used to spell out the name Robert Daniels in cursive font in this forearm tattoo.

Alexis Bicep Piece

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A unique font is used to spell out the name Alexis in this black and gray tattoo.

Taylor and Nicholas Forearm Pieces

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The name Taylor is rendered in blue and black ink and accompanied by a feather while the name Nicholas is rendered in black and red ink and accompanied by an arrow in this tattoo set. The na

Name and Pocketwatch Forearm Piece

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The name Jacob is accomapnied by a pocket watch and the date August 16th, 2013 in this forearm piece.

Rosa with Rose

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A red rose accents the name Rosa in this tattoo located on the inside of the wearer’s upper arm.

Roses with Name

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Three roses accompany the name Sylvana in this black and gray tattoo.

Name and Birthdate Heart

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The name Isaiah and the date, October 1st, 2011 are incorporated into the design of a heart in this black tattoo.

Nancy Jade

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The name Nancy Jade is inked at the base of the wearer’s neck in a shoddy cursive font.

 

Daniel With Pink Hearts

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A pink watercolor background is superimposed with hearts and the name Daniel in this tattoo.

 

Name Spelled in Lipstick

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Red lipstick adorned with cheetah print spells the name Belle in this tattoo.

Crossed Out Names

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A series of crossed out names lead to the name James  in this black and gray tattoo.

Elaborate Name on Forearm

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Elaborate scroll work surrounds the name Diene in this forearm piece.

Jessica

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The name Jessica is accented by scrolling lines in this black and gray forearm piece.

Olivia with Roses

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A pair of thorned roses accompany the name Olivia in this tattoo rendered on the inside of the wearer’s upper arm.

Names and Footprints

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Footprints are accompanied by the names of the children that made them in this black tattoo.

Skye Bicep Piece

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An example of poorly done line-work, this tattoo renders the name Skye on the inside of the wearer’s upper arm in black ink.

 

 

Jayden Neck Piece

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The name Jayden and the letter are portrayed at the base of the wearer’s neck in black ink.

Aden with Heart

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The name  Aden leads to a red heart filled with a squiggly line in this chest tattoo.

Randy on Ring Finger

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The name Randy is rendered on the wearer’s ring finger in a black cursive font.

Harrison Shin Piece

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The name Harrison is portrayed in a bold, black font in this tattoo.

 

Alexander Back Piece

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The name Alexander is portrayed across the top of the wearer’s back in black and red ink in this tattoo.

Tia with Heart

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The name Tia is portrayed in a bold font with a heart dotting the I in this forearm tattoo.

 

 

Three Names on Bicep

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The names Lilar, Dani, and Juana are rendered on the inside of the wearer’s bicep in a black script font.

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