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Cross Tattoos for Women

Cross Tattoos for Women
The Celtic and the Egyptian are popular cross tattoo ideas. Let us take a look at some of the best and popular cross tattoo designs for women.
ThoughtfulTattoos Staff
Last Updated: Nov 14, 2018
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Tattoo can be inked using permanent or temporary ink depending on the viewer's choice. If you are a first timer and are looking for a non-controversial yet cool tattoo design, then the cross tattoo is just for you.
Man with Cross Tattoo
Cross tattoos is one of the most popular tattoo design all over the world. This tattoo designs are meant for both, men as well as women.
Cross Tattoo Designs
The cross with which we are well acquainted is the Christian cross which symbolizes Christianity. It is one of the most recognizable and popular symbols all over the world. Therefore, Christian cross tattoos definitely top the list of cross tattoos for women. However, apart from that, there are several other designs that can be used by women. Take a look.
Celtic Cross
The Celtic designs have originated from the Celtic culture that are trademark of the culture having characteristic knotted patterns. The Celtic cross is a cross set over a ring. The ordinary Celtic cross is like the red cross set on a ring; whereas the Christian Celtic cross is a longer cross with a ring surrounding the intersection.
Celtic Religious Cross Tattoo
Celtic cross tattoos are definitely unique.
Jesus Cross
As mentioned earlier, the cross most popularly represents Christianity. If you are a devout Christian then you can opt for Jesus cross tattoos. The Christian cross with Jesus; with a rosary; with a coiling vine; etc. are also some of the elaborate designs that you can go for.
Jesus Cross
Iron Cross
The iron cross is a quite recent symbol as compared to the other cross tattoos. It was a symbol of a military honor given to soldiers in Germany. The iron cross is a prefect cross (like the red cross) with a distinct design. Iron cross tattoos are usually made in darker colors.
Religious: Iron Cross on Antiqued Textured Background
Egyptian Cross (Ankh)
Among the different small cross tattoos, the Egyptian cross is one of the most favored one. It is a unique cross with a loop at the top which is considered as a symbol of life. The cross is also considered as a union of male and female Gods. This tattoo design can also be made in different colors and patterns.
Egyptian cross ankh isolated on white vector
Apart from the mentioned ones, Maltese cross, Gothic cross, etc. can also be made These designs can also be made in the tribal form to create a unique design. Cross tattoos can be made in any color and can be decorated with feminine designs like flowers, vines, etc. They can also be placed on any part of the body.
Lastly, one should note that it is essential to consider one's profession and religion before going for a tattoo. Secondly, tattoo making and removal can be painful and hence, think carefully before making the final decision. Good luck!