Black and white magpie looked like a crow and considered an intelligent bird in the whole world and found in Asia, Western America, and Europe. In Asia (Pakistan, India, China), the Magpie is a famous bird and denotes good luck for peoples. It is found in Chinese painting, poetry, and couplets very often. On the other hand, in European countries, magpie tattoo designs with meanings are very famous.
Magpie Tattoo Meanings and Symbolism
Magpie is the most popular bird tattoo idea with significant meanings and profound symbolism. In many countries (Russia, Polish, German, Czech), people considered it a trickster bird. Chinese believes that a Magpie tattoo design is a sign of good luck and happiness in every matter of life; even in a relationship, it’s a good sign. Also, they believed that killing a magpie bird brings bad luck to you.
The Americans regard the Magpie as a symbol of cleverness. Also, Magpie connected with family matters (devotion, loyalty & love, etc.). Magnolia considered it a very intellectual bird that controls the weather. People of Korea take Magpie as a messenger of goodness as it tells us something good will happen in our life soon.
It’s gossip by Germans that an alone magpie was tragic, 2 denotes happy life, i.e., marriage, 3 symbolizes success, 4 indicates you will hear good news soon, and 5 magpies mean guests are coming to meet you.
Greeks believe Magpie was sacred to Bacchus. Christian considered Magpie as an omen of death. That’s why some people carry onion with them all the time to protect themselves from magpies.
Common Symbolic Meaning of the Magpie
There are many common symbolic meanings of Magpie that varied in different cultures worldwide. Here are a few magpie symbolic meanings:
- Messenger of death
Magpie tattoo symbolism
Magpie tattoos have different symbolism, like different meanings. It is symbolized by the size and nature of this magpie bird. We categorized it by tattoo style also;, below are the few most popular categories of magpie tattoo designs.
Traditional Magpie Tattoos
Traditional magpie tattoos for men and women, both love this bird in different traditions. Because of its good meanings and symptoms, traditional people love this bird magpie tattoos.
Magpie flower tattoo
As we know, birds love trees and flowers, and people follow this concept in their tattoo designs as well. A beautiful magpie with a flower in a tattoo provides a natural look so, people love nature and like this bird tattoo.
Tribal magpie tattoo
Like other wild animals, birds tattoo in terrible style is now on its peak, and men and women both like to ink terrible magpie bird tattoo design. Two terrible magpies on the arm of women look fabulous. A terrible flying magpie tattoo is also the right choice for all magpie lovers.
Tiny magpie tattoos
Because the number of magpies in a tattoo design matters a lot to denote the tattoo meanings. So, mostly we see tiny magpie tattoos in our life as several magpies placed beautifully in a single tattoo design.
Magpie tattoo designs & New Ideas
Gorgeous pencil sketch style inked magpie tattoo idea on the back of the shoulder for women. There are two flying magpies in the tattoo, one on the backside of the shoulder and another on the shoulder. A young mom has this bird magpie tattoo as her son draw this on her body.
Simple magpie tattoo inked on the arm of a young beauty look like a stamp. The lunch, head, and neck of the magpie are black, and other parts are water-colored. Notably, the tail of magpie in this tattoo is long, which makes it a unique tattoo design from others.
A magpie sitting on the branches of a flowering tree looking down for food is a good tattoo idea for all women. Most women would like to ink magpie tattoo on the back-side of their shoulders. As the size and symbolism both fit on the backside of all girl’s shoulder.
Magpie tattoo small on foot for women is trending nowadays. As discussed above, the meaning of magpie, different number of magpies in a symbol, denote different meanings. Because there are many magpies and their size must be small so that the tattoo outlook looks pretty.
Magpie Tattoo Ideas for Women
A flying Korean magpie tattoo is the best choice for all Korean women as well as for all the globe women who loves Korean magpie. It is generally in black and grey color and categorized in simple bird tattoos. A searching magpie tattoo denotes the girl’s search for something like knowledge, love, or prosperity.
Magpie tattoo on the hand for women is a moral decision for girls because the size of this bird is small as compared to eagle tattoo designs. Magpie’s tattoo ink on behind the lower neck of a lovely school girl symbolizes her passion.
The The simple magpie tattoo on the beauty bone of a younger girl look beautiful. And on the right side, two tiny flying magpies on the shoulder of women are common tattoo place for all small birds tattoos in Europe. If you are a lover of our inked bird tattoos like eagle, magpie, crow and owl tattoos then show your love by sending these magpie bird tattoo ideas to others you cherished.