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Leprechaun Tattoos And Designs-Leprechaun Tattoo Meanings And Ideas-Leprechaun Tattoo Pictures

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

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Leprechaun Tattoos

Leprechaun tattoos can be designed in many different ways. Leprechaun tattoos can include many Celtic symbols and elements. The leprechaun has been a symbolic symbol of the Irish for centuries. Leprechaun tattoo designs can include clovers, shamrock, beer, and other Irish symbols. This folklore legend is widely known all across the world. The legend tells us that if we find a leprechaun, they will pay us great wealth to be set free. Today, the leprechaun is a symbol of the Irish culture, St. Patrick's Day, and good luck. Even after all this time, the legend of the leprechaun lives.

The leprechaun tattoo can be done in a variety of different ways and designed to represent different meanings. The leprechaun tattoo can be worn by both men and women. The leprechaun tattoo does hold symbolic value as well. In this article, we will discuss leprechaun tattoos, leprechaun tattoo designs, leprechaun tattoo meanings, and you will also have the opportunity to view several different leprechaun tattoo designs. In the end, we hope that you are able to find ideas and inspiration for your next tattoo project.

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Leprechaun Tattoo Meanings

Leprechaun tattoo meanings can symbolize both positive and negative traits. The leprechaun tattoo does hold symbolic value too the men and women that wear such tattoos. The leprechaun tattoo can represent both good and bad. But remember, in the end, your leprechaun tattoo symbolizes what you want it too. With saying that, below are the meanings of the leprechaun tattoo.

  • Good Luck
  • Mischievous
  • Magic
  • Irish Pride
  • Celtic Culture
  • Illusive

The evil leprechaun tattoo represents evil, mischief, and deceit.

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Leprechaun Tattoo Designs

When it comes to leprechaun tattoo designs, anything goes. Leprechaun tattoo designs are the type of tattoos that have variety. One popular leprechaun tattoo design is the evil leprechaun tattoo. The evil leprechaun tattoo design portrays the leprechaun as an evil character or with an evil personality. With this leprechaun tattoo, many things may be portrayed. For example, the leprechaun is usually designed with an evil face or acting out in an evil manner. Some of these leprechaun tattoo designs may be quite graphic, perhaps with guns or blood.

Another popular leprechaun tattoo design is the drunken leprechaun. As you may already know, leprechauns love their beer. Many leprechaun tattoo designs will portray the leprechaun with a mug of beer. With this leprechaun design, the leprechaun is often designed doing mischievous acts, such as flipping the bird or showing his rear. In such cases, leprechauns can be portrayed doing anything that would be considered mischievous.

The lucky leprechaun tattoo design is always a favorite also. Lucky leprechaun tattoo designs is usually worn as a symbol of good luck. This leprechaun tattoo usually portrays the leprechaun with a four leaf clover, rainbow, or a pot of gold. In such leprechaun tattoo designs, the leprechaun may be designed to look like a cartoon or look realistic. Leprechaun tattoos can be designed with anything that is associated to the leprechaun. This includes rainbows, beer, fighting, clovers, or shamrocks.

The leprechaun is usually always dressed in its traditional green clothing, hat, and boots. Most leprechaun designs will portray this same color. Since the leprechaun is Irish, he is often designed with red hair and facial features. However, you may find that some are done in other colors and shades. Remember, everyone wants something different. If your an artist, perhaps you may want to consider some other color combination that attracts the eyes.

Please be sure to view all the different leprechaun tattoo designs in this article. This will give you a general idea of what leprechaun tattoo designs are available. Plus, you can pick up tips and ideas for your own leprechaun tattoo design.

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There are a few things that you want to consider before you get your leprechaun tattoo or any tattoo. Make sure that you take the time to research your tattoo. Make sure that you completely understand what your tattoo represents and stands for. You don't want to get inked and find out later that your tattoo represents something different from what you first thought.

Don't rush to get inked! Men and women that get tattooed on an impulse usually have regrets about their tattoo later on down the road. Make sure that you don't make the same mistake. If you are having second thoughts or your not completely sure about your choice, don't go ahead and get tattooed. Give it some time and make sure that this is what you want. Remember, your planning on sporting this tattoo for the rest of your life,

Leprechaun tattoos are very versatile, which gives you plenty of options to consider. They are a great tattoo for any Irish and they are a tattoo design that you can have fun with. If you believe that the leprechaun tattoo is not for you or you would like to view more tattoos, please feel free to follow the links set below. As always, thanks for your visit! If you have any comment, suggestions, or questions, please comment below. If you enjoyed our article, please take the time to share it with friends. Thanks again!

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      Jasmine 5 years ago

      I usually associate leprechauns with mischiefs, but I must admit that they are pretty cute little creatures. Great idea for a tattoo!

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      Sueswan 5 years ago

      Hi Ricky,

      The Leprechaun with the beer in his hand is my favourite.

      Hope you are enjoying the weekend my friend. :)

      Voted up and awesome

      Best wishes


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      Terrye Toombs 5 years ago from Somewhere between Heaven and Hell without a road map.

      I don't think even a lucky Leprechaun tattoo could help my luck. :) Great hub! Voted up and shared.

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      alocsin 5 years ago from Orange County, CA

      For such a small being, the tattoo of it certainly takes up a lot of room and attention. Voting this Up and Beautiful.

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      Thomas Silvia 5 years ago from Massachusetts

      Another well done tattoo hub of these colorful Leprechauns !

      Vote up and more !!!

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      Alastar Packer 5 years ago from North Carolina

      These are some of the coolest...and wickedest yet Ricky. Believe I'd go for the lucky Leprechaun myself. Wonder what the phobia is for the wee ones, you know, like Coulrophobia for the clowns? Up use n awe my friend!

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 5 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Love these awesome tattoos.

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      Ruby Jean Fuller 5 years ago from Southern Illinois

      Of course I like these..My lineage is Irish..Cheers

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      Frank Atanacio 5 years ago from Shelton

      this again and I know you're sick of hearing it but these are amazing...

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      kjforce 5 years ago from Florida

      the lyricwriter...a " wee bit of fun " yer' having with us...said Blarney to the Stone...

      is there a pot'o gold at the end of me arm ?.. seriously beautiful pics/photos..interesting hubs.....

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      Shining Irish Eyes 5 years ago from Upstate, New York

      Now Lyric - I don't think I have to tell you that these are my favorite! It needs no explanation but I truly enjoy the "props" to my heritage! Great choice.