The gecko tattoo represents many different ideas in different cultures. It can represent fear and power, mobility and flexibility or protection against bad luck and bad omens. More »

Specifically, Native Americans don't have a meaning for the gecko. Native Americans believe that all lizards have power as a symbol of dreams and dream medicine. More »

People that get a lizard tattoo have often thought of one or multiple lizard characteristics that guided them toward this tattoo. Lizards are known for their speed, perception, ability to adapt to any surroundings, flexi... More »

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Bird tattoos and their meanings can be as varied as the species and often have unique significance to the wearer, but certain birds are used as symbols for certain traits in various cultures. For example, ravens are ofte... More »

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Five-pointed stars are common to many cultures. Travelers, sailors, astronomers and occultists all find symbolism in stars, making the five-pointed star tattoo have meanings that include a personal journey, a nautical No... More »

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Monkeys are jovial and upbeat creatures that have spiritual significance within Buddhism. It is said that a monkey was given the task of accompanying a monk who had the teachings of Buddha with him. The courage and wit o... More »

According to VanishingTattoo.com, the phoenix is a popular tattoo choice that symbolizes virtue, transformation and rebirth or new beginnings. The phoenix is a Greek mythological bird connected to fire. It represents vic... More »