There are all kinds of tattoos that are drawn on the body, and each tattoo design has its own meaning. Some of the most popular and unique tattoo designs are zodiac tattoos. Choosing a zodiac tattoo is a popular way of showing off your astrological sign. Sagittarius is the ninth sign of the zodiac that covers people born from 23/XI – 21/XII, occurring before the winter solstice of the Northern hemisphere. Altogether with Aries and Leo, Sagittarius belongs to the group of fire signs. Sagittarius is represented by a centaur- a half-human, half-horse, sporting a bow and arrow, also known as the Archer.
People born under the influence of this sign are characterized as smart, caring, honest, and wild. Moreover, people who are born in this sign have other specific qualities. Being curious and energetic, Sagittarius is considered as one of the biggest travelers among all zodiac signs. Having an open- mind and philosophical views is what motivates people born in this sign to wander around the world in search of the meaning of life. They are optimistic, extroverts, and desire change and will do anything to achieve their goals. Just like the other fire signs, Sagittarius needs to be in constant touch with the world to experience as much as possible.
Sagittarius is ruled by Jupiter, the largest planet in the zodiac. This sign also possesses a great sense of humor and intense curiosity. For Sagittarius, freedom is the greatest treasure, because only then they can reach their fullest potential. Due to their honesty, people born in this sign are often impatient or tactless when they need to say or do something.
The Sagittarius tattoos have come a long way, and there are some accounts that show that these tattoo designs originate from the Arabs, while others claim that they originate from Greece. During the ancient times, these signs and symbols were drawn on the walls and grounds. Only later, people started to draw tattoos on their bodies in order to express the importance of tattoos in their life. People who wear the Sagittarius tattoo believe that that they will always come out victorious from any situation in life. The tattoo applied to the body represents a total devotion to the sign.
There are all kinds of Sagittarius tattoo designs drawn in different styles and symbols. For instance, some of them basically include an arrow and a bow, while others include a directed arrow that passes through a circle. There are some Sagittarius tattoos that include full design of a real archer, half-human, half-horse, that can be either a woman or a man, all depending on the wish of the wearer. Many people born in this sign decide to wear this tattoo on the back of their necks to give them a feeling of protection. For a woman that leans towards the artistic side, the abstract centaur tattoo design is an excellent choice for showing a sense of style.
The Sagittarius constellation tattoo is both sophisticated and elegant and represents a tattoo that keeps you grounded under your celestial star sign. Sagittarius tattoos can also be placed on the back, as a full back tattoo, shoulders, neck, arms, legs, collarbone, or any other body position. There is a whole specter of possibilities for people born under the sign of Sagittarius from which they can choose. Before you choose your design, it is imperative to read about the meaning behind it and be sure that you’ve made the right choice.