Nautical Star Tattoos
Nautical Star Tattoo is one of the oldest tattoo symbols. Such star is creative in nature and has a deep inner meaning depicting for those who wear this tattoo. The nautical tattoo is a marine tattoo though it is placed in other tattoo designs also. The nautical star is used in the anchor tattoo, mermaid tattoo, heart tattoo, compass tattoo and also along with other star tattoos. The nautical star has five points. Traditionally the nautical star tattoo used to be done in black and white or red and black color. The nautical star used to direct the ships and boats where there were no radars or compass to find the direction on long voyages. Still the nautical star symbolizes the direction. The meaning of nautical star varies from person to person. There are some other meanings that the nautical star depicts such as good luck, protection, safety, guidance etc. Sailors generally use the nautical star to symbolize protection and they believe that when they are on voyages they can have safe journey if they have the nautical star tattoo inscribed on their body. Nautical star can be placed on any part of the body and can be single or multiple in numbers.