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Boxing Glove Tattoos And Designs-Boxing Tattoo Meanings And Ideas

Updated on August 26, 2013
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Richard Hale is a tattoo enthusiast who studies and researches tattoo symbolism, meanings, and history.

Boxing Glove Tattoos

Boxing glove tattoos are an interesting tattoo choice, one that's not common. Boxing glove tattoo designs come in a variety of different designs and variations. Boxing gloves have been a longtime symbol of fighting and power. Boxing glove tattoo designs always portrays boxing gloves, but other symbols and elements may be included. Their actually a powerful symbol, one that is known all across the world. Boxing gloves tattoos are a common choice for boxers and fighters.

Boxing has a long rich history of men that became household names, such boxers as Gene Tunney, Joe Lewis, Rocky Marciano, Joe Frazier, Muhammad Ali, Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield, Butterbean, and George Foreman. It is believed that boxing for sport may have begun in the late years of 600 B.C. The first documentation of boxing gloves was by Minoan youths, thousands of years ago.

Boxing tattoo designs could include any person, symbol, or elements associated to boxing. Boxing tattoos may portray a lone boxer or two boxers fighting. Boxing glove tattoo designs also have variations, sometimes portraying one boxing glove or two. For the wearer and tattoo artist, there's many ways to get creative with boxing glove tattoos.

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Boxing Glove Tattoo Designs

Boxing glove tattoo designs can be designed in many different ways. Boxing tattoo designs can portray different types of boxing gloves and the gloves can also vary. If your an American fighter, you may consider having boxing gloves that portray an American flag. This can be said about anyone, include your country's flag on the boxing gloves. Boxing glove tattoo design can incorporate your country's flag in the background of your boxing tattoo. This is a great way to give your glove tattoo symbolic value.

Boxing glove tattoo designs often contain symbols and elements associated to boxing or the boxer. For example, boxing glove designs may portray a ring, locker, tape, belt, or opponent. As you just read above, perhaps you want to include your country's colors in your boxing glove tattoo. If you live in the U.S., you may consider adding symbols that represent your state.

In general, boxing glove tattoo designs may be simple, but they are usually very symbolic to the wearer. Boxing glove tattoo designs do symbolize boxing, but they also represent the wearer, a tattoo that is worn proudly. Make sure that you take the time to view all the different pictures of boxing tattoos. This will give you a general idea of what to expect with boxing glove tattoos. Plus, you can pick up tips and ideas for your own boxing tattoo.

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Boxing Glove Tattoo Meanings

Boxing glove tattoo meanings can symbolize a variety of different things. Boxing glove tattoo meanings can also change depending on what symbols are being portrayed. Boxing gloves can suggest many things, both positive and negative. Remember though, in the end, your boxing glove tattoo represents what you want it too. Below, you can find the meanings of the boxing glove tattoo.

  • Power
  • Agility
  • Toughness
  • Strength
  • Fearless
  • Fighter
  • Pain
  • Endurance
  • Hard Work

Before You Get Your Boxing Glove Tattoo

Before you get your boxing glove tattoo, there's a few things that you should consider. Just as you are now, please take the time to research your tattoo. Make sure that you completely understand what your tattoo represents.

Don't choose the first boxing tattoo design you come to. View dozens of boxing glove tattoo designs until your sure that it is one you'll like forever. Remember, tattoos are meant to be forever. You don't want to go through the process of wearing a tattoo that you hate.

Boxing glove tattoo designs are great, but their not for everyone. If you feel that it isn't, please take the time to view more tattoos below. We appreciate your time and visit as we continue to support free tattoo information and advice. If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, please feel free to leave it below. Once again, thanks for your visit and be sure to view all our tattoo articles. Thanks again!


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