Lion tattoos do not have any special meaning. Lion is fierce and powerful animal that rule the jungle. In reality they are lazy and usually Lioness hunts for them. But still one should not doubt the power of a Lion. Instead of opting for a mythic creature like Dragon or phoenix i would suggest you to pick up Lion as your animal tattoos because they could be described easily. Here are 50 beautiful lion tattoos for men and women –
1. A good tattoo artist can make a lion tattoo design by using optimum ink. For example in this lion tattoo design the skin of wearer makes up for the skin color of the lion.
2. Africa is the home continent of lions and you can mix up the map of Africa with the face of lion just like this.
3. This brilliant lion tattoo design on the thigh of this girl is perfect example of a tribal lion tattoo.
4. How about a Egyptian lion tattoo design? You can decorate it with jewel that were used on Egyptian mummies.
5. The tattoo artist brilliantly covered up a scar with a lion paw tattoo design. If you want to cover up any scar or birth mark on your body then this design is best for you.
6. Another cool idea for a lion tattoo would be to have a simba inspired Lion tattoo. Simba from Disney animated film The Lion King is one of the most popular character.
7. You can have a Lion tattoo design blended with other tattoo designs. Such as the lion tattoo on the back of this girl is blended with Moon and flower tattoo designs.
8. This lion tattoo design is inspired from popular HBO TV series Game Of Thrones. This is house sigil of House Lannister in Game of Thrones.
9. Half face lion tattoo design will suit those who want people to keep guessing about the meaning of their lion tattoo.
10. If you are committed to someone then a couple lion tattoo design will look better than a single lion tattoo.
11. The tattoo artist used Black and white ink for the lion tattoo and colourful ink for the flower and sun tattoo thus creating a unique design.
12. This lion tattoo design might look off beat but it is very attractive. Adding the indian chief crown on the lion tattoo along with tribal makeup make it a wroth having tattoo.
13. A beautiful lion tattoo idea would be to add lion in front of your national flag just like this.
14. Tribal people in ancient times used to wear Lion skin and head on their body. You can have a tattoo in similar style.
15. The side look of lion tattoo doesn’t look as impressive as front facing lion tattoo but it is a unique idea too.
16. I would not recommend you to have such large face lion tattoo. I picked it because of the angry expression of lion.
17. Even though this 3D lion tattoo design could have been improved a bit but still I think it is a creative lion tattoo idea.
18. Instead of using the puppy in this lion tattoo on rib cage I would have used a lion cub. You can go for it.
19. I don’t think there was any need to add the flower garland in the neck of this lion tattoo. The crown on the head perfectly suits this design of lion tattoo.
20. Usually I don’t like animal tattoos in any other color other than black and white but if there is a perfect design then you can pick any color of your choice.
21. The detailing of this lion tattoo design can be improved a bit but otherwise it is a good lion tattoo.
22. Here is a cool lion tattoo on the shoulder of this boy in tribal style.
23. The placement of this beautiful lion tattoo design is not good. Hands are too small for a lion tattoo.
24. Simba has beautiful long hairs and if you pick Simba as your lion tattoo then mae sure it doesn’t look girly.
25. You can try a lion tattoo design in style of old cave paintings. Here is a picture of lion tattoo that perfectly shows it.
26. I don’t know what those pointy things in the background of this lion tattoo are but I think the tattoo artist cleverly designed the eyes of this lion tattoo.
27. If you have warrior or survivor like attitude then this lion and skull mix up lion tattoo design will perfectly suit you.
28. This lion tattoo design looks inspired from the Greek mythology creatures.It actually looks like Lion of Hercules or Zeus.
29. If you are a girl then instead of opting for a lion tattoo you should go for a lioness tattoo. Here is a beautiful design for you.
30. I don’t know why someone would pick a sad lion tattoo but if you pick one then adding a scar to it would add the beauty of the tattoo design.
31. If you like the native Indian chief crown with the lion tattoo then make sure the lion is bigger than the crown itself.
32. Pick for a clear lion tattoo design otherwise people might confuse it with a bear tattoo or a wolf tattoo.
33. This lion tattoo on the shoulder of this man is probably the best lion tattoo with crown I have ever seen.
34. Only a clever and experienced tattoo artist can make a lion tattoo with just outlines.
35. If you want a small size lion tattoo then have it on fingers or knuckles because they will look majestic.
36. Another lion tattoo design inspired from the house sigil of House Lannister. You can make it even more beautiful by adding red color to it cleverly.
37. I liked the creativity of this lion tattoo where the tattoo artist cleverly added the galaxy colors to the face of this lion tattoo.
38. The detailing of this lion tattoo design with crown make it looks like a realistic tattoo.
39. This lioness tattoo looks more like a bear cub than a lioness. It could be improved into a better design.
40. This lion tattoo design will perfectly suit those who have seen a lot in their life. The expression of this lion says it all.
41. Small size lion tattoos are hard to make especially on wrist or fingers. So pick up an experienced tattoo artist for such job.
42. Is it a warrior helmet on the head of this lion or are they just flames showing the anger of the lion?
43. Hipster Lion tattoos will be loved by on and all. This one is surely inspired from Bob marley.
44. If you want to have a lion tattoo on chest then be sure that the placement is perfect otherwise it will loo weird.
45. This paw tattoo design can be made more beautiful with lion eyes in the background.
46. Sorry for the Nose job of this lion tattoo but otherwise it is a pretty lion tattoo design.
47. Here is another idea for a small size lion tattoo design.
48. Sometimes tattoo artist get confused on how to make an angry face lion with paws. Here is a design for them.
49. Usually Dragon perfectly mixes up with the tribal tattoo designs but here is a perfect lion tattoo in tribal style.
50. This Ghostly lion tattoo design will suit archaeologist. Don’t you think?
So which lion tattoo design you liked the most and why?