Zodiac Symbol Tattoos, Astrological Zodiac Signs Tattoos

Zodiac symbol tattoos, Aquarius, Aries, Cancer, Capricorn, Gemini, Leo, Libra, Pisces, Sagittarius, Scorpio, Taurus, Virgo. All astrological tattoos covered.

The use of the zodiac is prevalent in many societies across the globe.. The study of the sun, moon, stars and planets and their relative alignments is a very ancient practice.

Europe, China, India and Egypt among others have been studying astrological signs for millenia. This relationship between the alignment of heavenly bodies and life on earth has been reflected in a multitude of astrological tattoos.

Mythological creatures, the animal kingdom and abstract symbols are used to represent the varying interpretations of those alignments and their possible consequences.

The majority of zodiac symbols that we recognise in todays world owe their origins to Europe and China. Each zodiac symbol is a representation of a particular time period. There are twelve time periods and each period has its own symbol. These zodiac signs tattoos are often used individually and occasionally are combined with other symbols.

Zodiac Tattoo Designs

Below is a list of the twelve signs and each of their zodiac symbol tattoo signs. The list also provides information on the qualities associated with each zodiac sign.

The image below represent the latin symbols of the zodiac.

zodiac sign tattoos depicts the symbols of the 12 divisions of astrological tattoos

Aquarius Tattoo Design symbols, born between January 21 to February 19, its element is Air and associated with the planet Uranus

An Aquarius tattoo sign would bear the symbol of the water carrier. This sign is symbolic of the Gods replenishment and nourishment of the Earth. This tattoo signs represents those born between January 21st and February 19th. The positive traits associated with this astrological tattoo designs are, friendly nature, loyalty, humanitarian, intelligence and honesty. Negative aspects associated with this zodiac symbol tattoo are a certain aloofness and detachment with a stubborn sometimes contrary attitude.

The zodiac sign tattoo represent the water carrier.

Aries Tattoo Designs, March 21 to April 19, its element is Fire and associated with the planet Mars

Aries tattoos can use the zodiac symbol of the the Ram,it is the first sign of the zodiac. Traits associated with those born in this time period are competitive, aggressive, impulsive, rash, impatient, courage, spontaneous, assertive, self-reliant

Aries zodiac symbol tattoos usually use the ram figure however some do use the latin symbol for their zodiac tattoo signs

Cancer zodiac tattoo symbols, born between June 22 to July 22, its element is water and is associated with the Moon

Cancer tattoos use the symbol of the Crab, traits associated with this zodiac sign are loving, protective, empathy, shrewd, cautious,moody, sensitive, clinging

The zodiac symbol for the zodiac sign cancer is the crab, stories relating to the crab owe their origins to greek mythology.

Capricorn tattoos signs, born between December 23 to January 20, its element is earth and ruled by the planet Saturn.

Capricorn tattoo signs use the zodiac sign of the Goat. Traits attributed to those born at this time include, ambition, discipline, caution, humorous, fatalistic, begrudging

Capricorn tattoos can use either the zodiac symbol of the goat or the ltin glyph for the goat

Gemini zodiac tattoos, born between May 22 to June 21, its element is Air and is ruled by Mercury

Gemini tattoo art usually depict the two twins, as with Pisces, Virgo and Sagittarius it is a two bodied symbol. This represent adaptability and the ability to move from one season two another. , some characteristic traits given to this star sign are energetic, lively, adaptable, intelligent, inquisitve, cunning, tense.

gemini tattoo art use the symbols of two twins which refers to their duality in the changing of the seasons.

Leo tattoo signs, born between July 23 to August 22, its element is Fire and its ruling planet is the Sun.

Leo tattoos use the tattoo lion Leo which portrays the traits of generosity, energy, loyalty, bossy, egotistical,strength.

The tattoo lion Leo symbolizes strength, loyalty, friendship, energy and high self-esteem

Libra tattoos represent the seventh of the zodiac astrological tattoos, born between September 24 to October 23, its element is Air and its ruling planet is Venus.

The Libra symbol tattoo use the symbol of the scales, in Roman mythology Libra is considered the goddess of balance and truth, Ma'at an Egyptian god also fulfills that role of maintaining truth and balance. The more unique Libra tattoos would show a figure holding the scales. Libra sign tattoos would represent the associated traits of intelligence, fairness, affable, graceful, courteous, gullible, changeable

Libra tattoos use the sign of the scales the more unique libra tattoos would also show the god libra or at least the hands holding the scales.

Pisces tattoo designs, born between February 20 to March 20, its element is Water and its ruling planet is Neptune.

Pisces tattoos depict the two fish, it is another one of the dual zodiac symbol tattoos along with Virgo, Sagittarius and Gemini, all represent adaptability to change. Traits associated with this zodiac symbol tattoo are sensitivity, compassion, giving, imaginative, idealistic, gullible.

Pisces tattoo designs depict the two fish which is one of four zodiac symbols that have a dual nature.

Sagittarius tattoos, born between November 23 to december 20, the ninth symbol of the zodiac, a dual symbol its element is Fire and its ruling planet is Jupiter.

Sagittarius zodiac symbol tattoos would display the sign of the Archer and Bow, characteristic traits attributed to Sagittarians are intelligent, coarse, fun-loving, honest, careless, freedom-loving, optimistic, restless, tactless, straightforward.

sagittarius zodiac tattoo symbols show the bow or the archer and bow.

Scorpio tattoo designs, born between October 24 to November 22, its element is Water and is ruled by both Pluto and Mars.

Scorpio tattoos carry the sign of the Scorpion, character traits associated with this zodiac sign are, focused, attentive to detail, secretive,proud, distrustful, forceful, determined

scorpio tattoos represent character traits such as forceful, determined, secretive, distrustful

Taurus tattoo symbols represent the second astrological sign of the zodiac, born between April 22 to May 21, its element is Earth and its ruler is Venus.

Taurus tattoos use the sign of the Bull, traits given to people born under this zodiac sign are, warmth, calmness, determined, self-indulgent, greedy, possessive

taurus tattoo designs display the symbol of the bull associated with traits of warmth, determination, possessiveness

Virgo tattoos use the sign of the Virgin, born between August 23 to September 23, its element is Earth and its ruling planet is Mercury

Virgo is the sixth zodiac symbol and a tattoo of this zodiac sign would represent character traits such as patience, modesty, attention to detail, intelligent, practical, sensitive to criticism, critical.

Virgo tattoos use the sign of the Virgin with associated traits such as diligent, practical, sensitive,patience and modesty

Chinese Zodiac Tattoo Symbols

Chinese zodiac symbols are also divided into twelve symbols.Unlike the western zodiac which divides each year into twelve the Chinese zodiac is a repeat rotation of twelve years. each year has its own symbol. You will find more detailed information including Chinese character tattoos on our page detailing Chinese symbols tattoos. Below are the twelve pictorial symbols associated with Chinese zodiac tattoos.

Year of the Rat 2008, chinese symbols tattoos, year of the rat

Year of the Ox 2009, chinese symbols tattoos, year of the ox

Year of the Tiger 2010, chinese symbols tattoos, year of the tiger

Year of the Rabbit 2011, chinese symbols tattoos, year of the rabbit

Year of the Dragon 2012, chinese symbols tattoos, year of the dragon

Year of the Snake 2013, chinese symbols tattoos, year of the snake

Year of the Horse 2014, chinese symbols tattoos, year of the horse

Year of the Sheep 2015, chinese symbols tattoos, year of the sheep

Year of the Monkey 2016, chinese symbols tattoos, year of the monkey

Year of the Rooster 2017, chinese symbols tattoos, year of the rooster

Year of the Dog 2018, chinese symbols tattoos, year of the dog

Year of the Pig 2019, chinese symbols tattoos, year of the pig

For more information on astrological tattoos visit our page on astrological tattoos

Find Leo tattoos that best represent who you are. The background story and images of the tattoo lion Leo, the normal astrological tattoos symbol for Leo and Chinese symbol tattoos for Leo, Leo Tattoo Designs

Find Gemini zodiac tattoos that perfectly symbolize everything that is a Gemini. Gemini tattoo art lets you adapt and personalise your very own zodiac symbol tattoo until it perfectly represents all that is you!

Gemini Zodiac Tattoos