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Polish symbol/Polish heritage for a tatoo



Calisto 1 | 5   28 Sep 2008 /  #1
Hello everyone!

Im new here, i was looking for a Polish symbol and ended up on this forum. I want a tattoo that represent my Polish heritage.. I know the most wellknown symbol is the white eagle, but its not very femine..

Anyone who knows an other Polish symbol? Thanks a lot!!!


JustysiaS 13 | 2,242   28 Sep 2008 /  #2


here i designed one for you ha ha
OP Calisto 1 | 5   28 Sep 2008 /  #4
Haha very funny =p

Okay, now some serious symbols? ;)
LondonChick 31 | 1,134   28 Sep 2008 /  #5
White eagle is the most obvious one.... what part of Poland are you from? Warsaw... mermaid with a shield perhaps?
OP Calisto 1 | 5   28 Sep 2008 /  #6
My family now lives in Radom, but the family is from Olsztyn..
JustysiaS 13 | 2,242   28 Sep 2008 /  #7
i was being serious lol! how about the flag of olsztyn then, click on the link below



or this, its a symbol of olsztyn as well, its the St. Jacob's shell, he's the patron of olsztyn
OP Calisto 1 | 5   28 Sep 2008 /  #8
yeay a shell is always cute ;)
and i just found this picture:

showyourmarks.com/images/profiles/DVC00101_1_2.JPG

Only the wings of the eagle.. I like that too.. :)
rdywenur 1 | 154   28 Sep 2008 /  #9
A Polish Symbol but the shell if anyone looked at it would probably never be recognized or thought of as Polish.

How about the Mermaid Syrenka and check this foto.....using only what is inside the center circle and also rather than having it round change the lines of the circle to look like a banner keeping and not changing the inside of the circle. Or since you are from Olystn then use the shell in background with the mermaid forward.

Poland Mermaid
OP Calisto 1 | 5   28 Sep 2008 /  #10
A Polish Symbol but the shell if anyone looked at it would probably never be recognized or thought of as Polish.

I dont care, as long as I now what it means ;)
Lukasz 49 | 1,752   28 Sep 2008 /  #11
This nutshell isn't Polish symbol. ;) Syrenka is much better.
Warsaw8 4 | 126   29 Sep 2008 /  #12
The eagle has my vote :/

Polish girls are too tough to be feminine ;)
tzark - | 15   29 Sep 2008 /  #13
i am personally debating on getting something like this, redrawn and tweeked to my liking of course :P
OP Calisto 1 | 5   29 Sep 2008 /  #14
Polish girls are too tough to be femine ;)

but im not 100% Polish so Im very feminine :p

I now designed something with the shell of Olsztyn and the wings of the eagle.. I think it looks nice!
rdywenur 1 | 154   7 Oct 2008 /  #15
I want to see all you tatoo affisionados in your latter lives when the skin hangs over your tatoos.
Somerled 5 | 93   7 Oct 2008 /  #16
The good thing is we'll all soon be dead after that happens so it won't matter.

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