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Polynesian Tattoos Designs, Ideas and Meaning

September 27th 2013

Polynesian tattoos are extremely popular these days as they give a sense of mystery and mythical power. The art of tattooing was referred to as ‘kakau’ by the Polynesians. They considered tattooing a test for their bravery and will due to the extreme pain they had to endure while getting them done. There are various forms of Polynesian tattoos, and they are all rich with symbolic meaning. The gecko is believed to be a carrier of supernatural powers whereas the shark is a sacred symbol of protection and power. Shells represent wealth and prosperity, and sea turtles are symbolic of fertility and long life. Although traditionally the Polynesian tattoos are made by only using black color, experimentation with other shades such as red and blue are also now in vogue.

Polynesian Back Tattoo

Polynesian Hand Tattoo

Polynesian Style Tattoo

Polynesian Tattoos Forearm

Traditional Polynesian Tattoo

Polynesian Turtle Tattoo

Polynesian Tribal Tattoos

Polynesian Tribal Tattoos For Men

Polynesian Tattoos For Men

Polynesian Tattoo Symbols

Polynesian Tattoo Women

Polynesian Tattoos Meanings

Polynesian Tattoo

Polynesian Tattoos

Polynesian Tattooing

Polynesian Tribal Tattoo Designs

Polynesian Tribal Tattoo

Polynesian Tattoos Designs

Polynesian Tattoo Sleeve

Polynesian Tattoo Art

Polynesian Tattoo Designs and Meanings

Polynesian Tattoo Meanings

Polynesian Tattoo Images

Polynesian Sun Tattoo

Polynesian Shoulder Tattoos

Polynesian Tattoo Designs

Polynesian Tattoo Designs For Men

Polynesian Shoulder Tattoo

Polynesian Shark Tattoo

Polynesian Leg Tattoo

Polynesian Half Sleeve Tattoo

Polynesian Chest Tattoo

Polynesian Armband Tattoos

If you are looking for a tattoo design that is striking enough to make you stand out in a crowd, choose from the Polynesian tattoos presented above and you are sure to strike gold.

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