Lighthouse Tattoo meaning – warning (years ago, this was used to warn aircrafts and ships that the coast/tall buildings are near), protection (like a Griffin), safety (all in all, a lighthouse is related to safety – like a Poseidon), salvation (like an anchor) and direction (like a compass). All in all, hope (like a dove). Do you want some pictures? Maybe for your next tattoo?
Lighthouse Tattoo Symbolism:
- Symbol for organizations: Do you know that the lighthouse is the symbol for the Lighthouse International organization? This organization helps blind people.
- Old School tattoo: the lighthouse tattoo is an old school tattoo with many other tattoos: nautical stars, dagger tattoos, ship tattoos, eagle and many others.
- Lighthouse of Alexandria: this was one of the most important lighthouse in the history of the world. Do you know that the Lighthouse of Alexandria/Pharos was one of the biggest structures on the planet for centuries? This can only mean power, strength and long life. It can also be related with destiny/home.
Here are some more pictures:
Lighthouse Tattoo Placement ideas – on your arm, on your chest, on your forearm, on your neck. One celebrity, Lucy Spraggan, also has a lighthouse tattoo on her hand. You can always check out the celebrity tattoos and get a better position on where to have yours. Right? Some pictures: