Those are called "nautical stars" and while their origin comes from sailors, it seems that a lot of people these days get them tattooed on their body. The origin of the nautical star is that they were meant for sailors to find their way. So people nowadays use them as symbolism to use them to find their way through life.
Hope that helps.
The nautical stars are really just a fad. Its origins are cool but people say the meanings all are different. I would not stick with something, unless it couldn't have a variable of change until the day you die.
thank you for giving me that meaning, i appreciate it. honestly, im a filipina.
hope we'll be friends
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