One of the most mysterious and unusual inhabitants of the deep sea is a seahorse. Due to its interesting appearance, fragile physique and mysterious legends associated with it, the seahorse has become in demand among tattoo lovers.
The scientific name of this beautiful creature "Hippocampus", translates as "sea monster". But, despite its name, it has nothing to do with a monster. And it is called a skate because of the similarity of the muzzle with a horse. People liked the seahorse so much that its image began to appear not only in art objects, but also in everyday life. Gradually, the image of a seahorse flooded the world of tattoos. The figure of the azure inhabitant attracts with its unusual appearance, and in combination with patterns and colors, it turns out a very exotic composition. In addition to its magical appearance, the seahorse also carries a deep meaning, which changes depending on belonging to a certain ethnic group.
Despite their compact size, male skates protect their living space and do not allow anyone there, they win back every square meter. Females also have a very determined character and can swim far away from their native territory. Therefore, for men, the seahorse tattoo symbolizes courage and determination, and for women-the ability to solve problems independently.
In nature, a couple of seahorses choose each other for life. Therefore, by stuffing an "inseparable" pair of seahorses on the body, the tattoo owner shows loyalty and eternal love to the chosen one or the chosen one.
Another feature of the Sea creature is its strength and resistance to the natural elements. During a storm, the seahorse clings to the coral with its tail and does not succumb to a water disaster. Thus, the seahorse tattoo symbolizes an unusual force hiding under the external unsightliness. In general, if you are a lover of exoticism, riddles and deep meaning, then a tattoo with the image of a seahorse is just for you.