13 Cool, Cute & Small Tattoos of Symbols (Part 1)
Some people just want small, cool tattoos of symbols because they simply don't want to commit to large tattoos.
...so here are some cool tattoos that I can suggest. Choose what resonates with your personality among these cute and small tattoos that are tiny in size but BIG in meaning!
Scroll along to learn more about small tattoo names and what they signify. Enjoy!
PLACEMENT: Small tattoos of symbols can be placed at hidden places, behind-the-ears, or on the fingers. The Anchor is one of the most commonly tattooed symbol that represents a sense of "grounding". Anchor designs make for really cool tattoos, definitely.
Check out these beautiful planetary symbols. Don't they make for cool tattoos? Can you name them all?
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HAKUNA MATATA: It means no worries for the rest of your days. It's a problem free philosophy... (sing with me now..) One of the cool tattoos, huh?
ULANOME: The symbol of "Enlightenment". The path starts in the center of the spiral and as one continues down the path, you find yourself wandering and becoming more aware of your surroundings. Once you reach the top of the symbol, it means you have reached enlightenment. Ulanome is part of the big small tattoos collection, maybe this symbol is for you! :)
VEGVISIR COMPASS: the Norse symbol of protection. "Vegvisir" is icelandic for "guidepost". They believe that the wearer of this symbol won't get lost and will always find his/her way.
VALKNUT: Vikings painted this symbol on their shields to call the Valkyrie to take them to Valhalla if they were killed.
Would you believe that this is a Monogram of ALL THE LETTERS of the English Alphabet?! How cool is that?!
Harry Potter fans, here's something to sum up all your Harry Potter lovin' into small, cool tattoos.
SANKOFA: is an Akan term that literally means, "To go back & get it". (SAN - "to return", KO -"to go", FA-"to look, seek or take"). This symbol is often associated with the proverb "Se wo were fi na wosankofa a yenkyi" which means, "It is not wrong to go back for that which you have forgotten". <3
Here's a simple but beautiful Viking symbol that means, "When there's Will, there's a way".
Arrows are also popular and trending as cool tattoos nowadays! It can mean different things to different persons. It could signify your dreams (by aiming high and representing that with an arrow) or other things!
OHM: The OHM is a symbol of protection. It is a prayer/mantra in itself... as it is the combination of all the sounds of the Universe (AH, AUM & MA).
Are you attuned to the phases of the moon tattoos?! Ancients believed its magnetic pulls affect our lives. Everything is connected.
HERE ARE SOME MORE SYMBOLIC TATTOO IDEAS:
PLACEMENT: Best placed on fingers, palms, behind-the-ears, below the eyes, on the eyelids, somewhere hidden... and anywhere, actually. Just make sure it fits the right spot. Cool tattoos need a cool placement!
Beautiful, aren't they?
Didn't find what you were looking for? Still in the search for designs of cool tattoos? Feel free to suggest some more and we'll look up the meanings for you. ;)