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Star Tattoo Meanings
Possessing the ability to guide people through the night, star tattoos are among the most famous designs for both men and women. In this ThoughtfulTattoos post, we will look at some interesting design options along with their meanings.
Rashida Khilawala
Last Updated: Jan 31, 2018
If you're a lover of body art, it'll be easier for you to understand the significance or reason(s) behind getting a tattoo permanently inked on yourself. The thrill of finalizing a design sketched by a talented artist, the adrenaline rush when the needle is headed your way, and the excitement of looking at the finished tattoo on your skin; once combined, all these moments become a lifelong memory of the tattoo.
So, when you're about to get a star tattoo inked on yourself, it's only natural that you would want to know their meanings as well. Well, to help with this issue, we have compiled a list of 5 different tattoo designs that you can get inked along with their meanings.
Types of Star Tattoos and their Meanings
In order to interpret stars on a more general level, we can estimate that they can represent ambition, goals, aims, enlightenment, knowledge, and beauty. But no matter what they mean, these tattoos can be as simple as the choice to study in astronomy, or as complicated as to signify the birth a child. Whichever design you choose, it will be a part of you forever. And without further delay, here are the star tattoo meanings you've been waiting for.
Shooting Star
Shooting Star
A shooting star tattoo represents special moments that have left lasting impressions on your life. It could be a crush, an accident, short romance, or just a vacation with your family. Shooting stars look gorgeous and are perfect to make the hidden importance of days gone by apparent.
Nautical Star
Nautical Star
Everyone knows how the Three Wise Kings found their way to Bethlehem by following the North Star. Before a compass, sailors and travelers used them to find their way. In fact they often got a tattoo of the nautical star to ensure that they do not lose their way. This tattoo signifies the will to create one's own path. It stands for protection and guidance.
Pentagram Star
Pentagram Star
The five-point star can have 2 meanings. If it is upward facing, it is seen as a sign of balance and protection. Consequently, a downward-facing pentagram stands for the Devil. Hence, it is often said that a Devil worshiper has a downward-facing pentagram star tattoo to advertise their love.
Star of David
Star of David
The Star of David is a very strong symbol in Judaism. It stands for the interaction between humans and the Divine. As per Paganism, it stands for "the blade and the chalice". It is a sign for complete humanity. The Star of David is often used to maintain a balance in life.
Nonogram Star
Tattooed woman on bed
A nine-point star is fairly rare. The nonogram stands for achievement and stability. It is used to bring about and keep stability in life. It is quite mystical and for ages, it has been said to possess special powers!
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Sexy woman with tattoo
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Angry Man
Muscular Man With Tattoo
Beautiful Pin Up Brunette
Apart from the above mentioned designs, a talented and experienced tattoo artist can help you find a design that suits your personality and needs. So, don't skip the research part on the design and tattoo artist as these will determine the outcome of your design.