Fox Tattoos

Fox tattoos: 41 Mesmerizing Tattoo Ideas for Nature Lovers

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Fox tattoos are an excellent way to express your connection with nature. Of course, depending on each design, there can be a lot of other meanings too. Fox is a smart and tricky animal. Thus it became a symbol of cleverness. Finally, it’s a beautiful and mysterious animal that is worth to be on your body as a tattoo.

Colorful fox head tattoo on the left inner arm
Colorful fox head on the left inner arm

What do fox tattoos mean?

Generally, the primary symbols of the foxes are wisdom, quick thinking, good luck, and adaptation. The fox is a middle-sized predator that is active at night. Being smaller and weaker than the wolf or a lion, the fox depends on its wisdom, and ability to survive. We can see how well they adapted by the fact that you can find the fox in any continent. Because of its intelligence, agility, and loveliness, the fox became a symbol of the wildlife. Since it is primarily a nocturnal animal, in mythology fox is a messenger of the gods. Also a communicator between the living and the dead.

Elegant fox tattoo between the wildflowers and ferns
Elegant fox tattoo between the wildflowers and ferns

Due to the ability to steal goose and hide in the surroundings, the fox gain a reputation of an intelligent animal. Also, they can trick their enemies to walk in circles by going back by their traces.

In many ancient cultures, people believed that the fox had supernatural powers. For example, the Greeks had the fox Teumesio which the gods sent to the children of Thebes. The ancient Egyptians had a mythical creature – Thaloc which had the power to change its form and could steal a human’s soul. The Scandinavians called them Firefox and related them with the Northern lights that appear during the polar nights.

Lovely and simple fox tattoo on the left inner arm
Lovely and straightforward fox tattoo on the left inner arm

Symbols of the fox tattoos according to the color

Of course, the same thing or creature can mean entirely different things depending on a few factors. One of them is color. Foxes are beautiful animals, and each color is fascinating in its way.

  • Red fox tattoos symbolize passion, energy, and confidence.
  • A silver fox tattoo symbolizes nobility, good taste, and refinement.
  • The Arctic or the white fox is a symbol of divinity and purity.
  • Black fox is a symbol of good luck.
  • The brown-colored fox symbolizes the ability to hide, be invisible, adapt.
  • Fox with a red tail represents inner balance and strength.
Beautiful watercolor fox tattoo on the left inner arm
Beautiful watercolor fox tattoo on the left inner arm
Fantastic colorful fox tattoo on the right shoulder blade
Fantastic colorful fox tattoo on the right shoulder blade
Adorable sleeping fox tattoo on the left calf
Adorable sleeping fox tattoo on the left calf
Firefox tattoo on the right bicep
Firefox tattoo on the right bicep
Another watercolor fox head tattoo on the left inner arm
Another watercolor fox head tattoo on the left inner arm
Cute small fox tattoo on the right inner wrist
Cute small fox tattoo on the right inner wrist

Because foxes are not that popular, there aren’t much of fox tattoo ideas. As you can see, they have many different meanings, so there’s a lot of choices. Fox tattoos look good in many different styles and colors. They are a perfect choice both for men and women, and they will look good on almost every part of the body. So, take a look at our fox tattoo collection below. We’re sure you will find a perfect idea!

Fox tattoo ideas

Arctic fox tattoo on the right arm and brown fox tattoo on the left
Arctic fox tattoo on the right arm and brown fox tattoo on the left
Dotwork black fox tattoo on the right shoulder
Dotwork black fox tattoo on the right shoulder
Black fox tattoo with an apple on the left shoulder blade
Black fox tattoo with an apple on the left shoulder blade
Fox in the woods tattoo on the left inner arm
Fox in the woods tattoo on the left inner arm
Black fox tattoo with woods inside
Black fox tattoo with woods inside
Fox tattoo with a flower on the right shoulder blade by sasha unisex
Fox tattoo with a flower on the right shoulder blade by Sasha Unisex
Black tattoo of a sleeping fox mountains and waves
Black sleeping fox mountains and waves tattoo
Circular tattoo of forest and fox
Circular forest and fox tattoo on the left inner arm
Colorful fox tattoo on the left rib cage
Colorful fox tattoo on the left rib cage
Curled up fox tattoo on the left inner arm by mariya summer
Curled up fox tattoo on the left inner arm by Mariya Summer
Curled up fox tattoo on the right inner arm
Another curled up fox tattoo by Sasha Unisex
Cute baby fox tattoo on the upper part of the right arm
Cute baby fox tattoo on the upper part of the right tricep
Dotwork black fox tattoo on the left outer ankle
Dotwork black fox tattoo on the left outer ankle
Jumping fox with forest landscape tattoo on the right inner arm
Jumping fox with forest landscape tattoo on the right inner arm
Firefox tattoo by adrian bascur
Firefox tattoo by Adrian Bascur
Fox and the flowers tattoo on the left ankle
Fox and the flowers tattoo on the left ankle
Watercolor geometric fox tattoo by sasha unisex
Another masterpiece by Sasha Unisex – a watercolor geometric fox tattoo
Realistic fox head tattoo on the right thigh
Realistic fox head tattoo on the right thigh
Fox in a nature landscape tattoo on the left inner arm
Fox in a natural landscape tattoo on the left inner arm
Fox tattoo in a triangle on the left thigh
Fox tattoo in a triangle on the right leg
Lovely sleeping fox tattoo
Lovely sleeping fox tattoo
Fox with a hummingbird tattoo on the left shoulder blade
Fox with a hummingbird tattoo on the left shoulder blade
Fox with a rabbit in mouth tattoo on the left arm
Fox with a rabbit in mouth tattoo on the left arm
Line sketch fox tattoo by darwin toucourt
Line sketch fox tattoo by Darwin Toucourt
Geometric black fox tattoo on the belly
Geometric black fox tattoo on the belly
Grey and black running fox tattoo
Grey and black running fox tattoo
Half real half geometric fox tattoo on the left rib cage
Half real half geometric fox tattoo on the left rib cage
Little sleeping fox tattoo on the right shoulder blade
Little sleeping fox tattoo on the right shoulder blade
Fox Tattoos
Lovely brown fox tattoo on the right upper arm by Sasha Unisex
Realistic fox tattoo behind the ear
Realistic fox tattoo behind the ear
Red fox tattoo in circle by tattooist eva krbdk
Red fox tattoo in a circle by tattooist Eva Krbdk
Abstract fox tattoo on the right rib cage
Abstract fox tattoo on the right rib cage
Fox tattoos: 41 Mesmerizing Tattoo Ideas for Nature Lovers
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