There are numerous symbols representing loyalty that can be used as inspiration for a tattoo. The heart, the Irish "claddagh", the French "fleur-de-lis" and the Egyptian "ankh" all represent loyalty. Additionally, animal... More »

Some notable Celtic symbols are the Irish harp, indicating the soul's eternal life, the shamrock, indicating luck and the claddagh, a symbol combining a heart, crown and hands to represent love, loyalty and friendship, r... More » World View Social Sciences Cultures & Traditions

Some Irish Celtic symbols are the Claddagh ring, the Brigid's cross and the shamrock. The Claddagh ring shows a crowned heart being held by two hands. It is a symbol of love, friendship and loyalty. More » World View Symbolism

A dead gypsy tattoo symbolizes the loss of someone that was greatly loved. It is generally used in the Meso-American culture, and the symbol is prominent on the Day of the Dead. More » Beauty & Fashion Body Art Tattoos

A betta fish tattoo symbolizes the love of freedom, a defiant spirit and shows a love of personal individuality. Getting a betta fish tattoo is a common way to identify with the aggressive behavior, territorial tendencie... More »

According to folklore and various cultural beliefs worldwide, a ladybug tattoo symbolizes good luck, happiness and good fortune. Killing one, however, brings misfortune and sadness. In France, if a ladybug lands on an il... More »

A bear paw tattoo symbolizes a personality of both gentleness and strength, and is sometimes associated with Native American culture. While the symbolism may vary depending on the tattoo's wearer, typical meanings are co... More »