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What does my tattoo say it suppose say Kelly in chinese

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Welp there is no “Kelly” in Chinese so it definitely doesn’t say that. It says 凱莉 which sort of sounds like “Kelly” if you say it in Mandarin.

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It reads Kaili, which is a good transliteration of the name 'Kelly'. But the calligraphy is pretty bad, the tattooist clearly had no idea what they were doing.

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In China,  凯莉 is more like a girl's name. If you're a lady, that's a nice name for you, If you are a man, 凯利 will be more suitable for you。

And I agree with @Lu, the calligraphy of your tattoo is really bad. You should design it well before you use it as a tattoo.



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