Symbols are an important part of our life. In fact, our very existence revolves around symbolism. This is to say that the world is full of symbolic expressions and creations. Tattoos are also a part of symbolic art form. People wear tattoos as style accessories but they are also worn by a large number of people for symbolic purposes. At times, the wearers are only influenced by the design and imagery. In such cases, the tattoo is just an expression of admiration and liking but there are also some people who exclusively go for symbols as tattoos.
The tattoos of symbols hold dear meaning for the wearer. These symbols might be derived from mythological stories, movies, books or anything else. The only important thing is that the wearer feels a special connection with the symbols. If you are also an admirer of symbolic body art forms then do check out the post we have created here. It features 27 pictures of symbols designed as tattoos on different body parts of men and women. You will get amazing ideas and inspirations from their designs and details. Take a look.
Peace Symbol Tattoo
The guy got the large peace symbol etched on his back to express his support to the peace groups.
Religious Symbol Tattoo
This blue and black symbol looks very mystic and holds special meaning for the wearer.
Gemini Sun Sign Symbol
Carved along with stars, this Gemini sun sign symbol makes a meaningful and lovely style statement.
Name Symbol Tattoo
Jani is the name of the girl and she got it carved on her fingers to express her desire to carve a separate identity for herself.
Spiritual Symbolic Tattoo
This is a torii, a traditional Japanese gate, that symbolizes the transition from the profane to the sacred.
Peace Symbol Tattoo
Simple and sweet peace symbol sitting on the foot symbolizes the wearer’s peace-loving nature.
Symbolic Family Tattoo
This side tattoo carries the initials of the family members of the guy and express his love for his children.
Favorite Symbol Tattoo
The wearer loves Harry Potter and this “Deathly Hallows” symbol tattoo expresses her love and admiration.
The Kanji symbol stands for sacrifice and the nautical star symbolizes the wearer’s quest for direction.
Native Pride Tattoo
This bold “D” lettering tattoo expresses the fact that the wearer is proud of the fact that he belongs to Detroit.
Egyptian Ankh Tattoo
This popular symbol stands for life and expresses the wearer’s desire to lead a happy and fulfilling life.
Zelda Admiration Tattoo
The video game lover sports her craze and love for the game with this classic back tattoo.
Scorpio Sun Sign Symbol
The wearer got this tattoo to express her self-identity.
Eye Horus Symbol Tattoo
The wearer got this tattoo to wear as a lucky amulet. It is considered to protect from evil powers.
Assassin Creed Symbol
This assassin creed logo and “RIP” lettering in Latin conveys the passion and love of the wearer for the game.
Star Fleet Symbol Tattoo
Check out this tattoo that symbolizes the love of the wearer for science fiction movies.
Dollar Symbol Tattoo
This 3D style dollar symbol tattoo looks very cool and conveys the burning desire of the guy to earn more and more money.
Green And Red Lantern Tattoo
Inspired from DC comics series, the red lantern symbolizes rage and the green one stands for willpower.
Inspiration Symbol Tattoo
The wearer got this tattoo on the wrist to motivate herself for the new beginning she has made in her life.
Symbols On Arm
Check out the four symbols sitting on the arm of the guy. They look very intriguing and interesting.
Faith Symbol Tattoo
This is a khanda symbol that indicates that the wearer is a follower of Sikh religion.
Unity Symbol Tattoo
This tribal design Siamese crocodile symbol stands for unity and expresses the belief of the wearer in universal brotherhood and love.
Irken Symbol Tattoo
Engraved behind the ear, this Irken symbol depicts the fascination of the wearer for aliens.
Chinese Love Symbol Tattoo
The girl wears the Chinese symbol for love on the edge of her hand as a mark of affection for her lover.
Hakuna Matata Symbol
No worries, this is what the Hakuna Matata symbol stands for.
Deathly Hallows Symbol Tattoo
Inspired from Harry Potter, this symbol tattoo looks very classic.
Kingdom Hearts Fan Tattoo
This is a Nobody Symbol from Kingdom Hearts. It is in memory of the 6th member of Organization XIII Zexion.