The dragon has always had a very strong symbolic power in most countries and cultures. Though its representation varies, some of its characteristics are universal. In general dragons (and dragon tattoos) are associated with strength, wisdom, prosperity, good luck as well as masculinity.
Consequently, are kanji tattoos offensive?
In most cases, no. On the bodies of foreigners, we often get more amused than offended, mostly because the person doesn’t actually understand what the tattoo says— they just got a tattoo of something that looked cool. Oftentimes, even the tattoo artist doesn’t know that the tattoo says.
In this manner, what does a black dragon tattoo mean?
Dragon tattoos symbolize bravery, wisdom, and strength. Black dragons are associated with experience and wisdom. Green dragons are associated with nature, and gold dragons represent value and a variety of virtues.
What does a red dragon tattoo symbolize?
The Red Dragon is the official emblem of Wales, derived from the Great Red Serpent and representing the pagan god Dewi. The red dragon is a symbol of power and wisdom among leaders.