Crow Tattoo meaning – intelligence (like a hummingbird), death (like a Grim Reaper), darkness (like a moon), clever (like a fox), messengers (like a dove), magic (like a triangle), wisdom (like a mandala), survive (like the wolf), good luck (like a bat), protection, etc. Need some crow tattoo pictures?
Crow Tattoo symbolism:
- Greek symbolism: the crows are often associated with the Greek mythology. While most people believe crows are only associated with bad luck and death, in the Greek mythology crows were associated with good luck and with Apollo (he was the god of prophecy, sun, knowledge, etc).
- Christianity: also, altough most people associate crows and with and darkness, also in Christianity, crows were a symbol of protection. Crows/ravens protected the body of Vincent of Saragossa, until being found. Crows protected the body not to be eaten by vultures.
- German culture: in the German culture the ravens were often associated with Odin. The crows were also the messengers of Odin.
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Crow Tattoo on celebrities – Johnny Depp, etc. I am sure there are plenty of female celebrities with crow/raven tattoos also, but I will update this article once I find out more.
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