If you're about to hit a tattoo parlor and opened this post - you're in luck, because Bored Panda has created a list of the very best bird tattoo ideas out there! Not only do they look awesome but birds also carry deep symbolic meanings.


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The bird is generally associated with freedom, because it is free to roam the sky all over the world. Many cultures also believe that it symbolizes eternal life, and even links heaven and the earth. The ancient Egyptians thought that the bird symbol represents the soul leaving a person's body, and the Celtic people were certain that birds were messengers of the gods.

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Bird Tattoo

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Cameron Johnson 1 year ago

This would impress my Geometry teacher

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Bird Tattoo

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Bird Tattoo

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

I guess the bird is plucking hairs to make a nest....

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

Sometimes less IS more.

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Bird Tattoo

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Misty Pal 1 year ago

Wow just WOW.. I'm speechless its so damn good

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

Minion eyes!

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Bird Tattoo

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Hans 1 year ago

Falcon death star forest?

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Bird Tattoo

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Misty Pal 1 year ago

wow its so lovely and elegant 💟

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Bird Tattoo

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jacluckycat 1 year ago

Beautiful

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Bird Tattoo

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Squiddosnazz 1 year ago

Gorgeous! Like a chinese painting

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Bird Tattoo

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jacluckycat 1 year ago

WOW this is amazing. Fantastic colour work

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Bird Tattoo

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Emma Clark 1 year ago

It kind of looks like a watercolor Hedwig!

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Bird Tattoo

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Homa Pourjam 1 year ago

I'm in love with her hair

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Bird Tattoo

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Isa 1 year ago

Illuminati confirmed

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Bird Tattoo

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Maggie Dougherty 1 year ago

Small, and yet conveys so much more!!