Traditional style triforce and rose tattoo on the hand

Triforce Tattoo: 34 Most Beautiful Ideas Of Triangle From ‘Legend Of Zelda’

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Triforce tattoo is a fictional divine artifact of good luck which came from the video-game series ‘The Legend of Zelda‘ by Nintendo. If you are thinking of getting this tattoo, keep reading to learn more about its meaning and to see the best examples of it!

Classic style minimal triforce tattoo on the wrist
Classic style minimal triforce tattoo on the wrist
Little black triforce on the arm
Little black triforce on the arm
Traditional style triforce and rose tattoo on the hand
Traditional style triforce and rose tattoo on the hand

The origin of Triforce tattoo

No one knows¬†precisely, who was the first to get Triforce as a tattoo and when did it happen. But we do know, that it has been quite popular lately and seem to be getting more and more attention. It is best-known around the gamers’ community, and often people who have this tattoo, don’t even know the meaning of it.

Tiny black triforce tattoo on the right inner wrist
Tiny black triforce tattoo on the right inner wrist
Another traditional style golden triforce tattoo on the leg
Another traditional style golden triforce tattoo on the leg
Abstract black linear triforce tattoo
Abstract black linear triforce tattoo

In the video-game ‘The Legen of Zelda’ it is a sacred symbol which consists of three connected golden triangles, and it has mystic powers. Three gold goddesses left these triangles: the goddess of wisdom Nayru, the goddess of courage Faroe and the goddess of power Din. Therefore, each triangle holds the essence of each goddess. So, it is a symbol of wisdom, courage, and power combined.

Triforce tattoo meaning

Although it came from a video-game, the Triforce tattoo is famous not only among the gamers. It is a beautiful design which also has a component of mythology in it. In the ‘Legend of Zelda,’ if you assemble all the triangles, the Triforce allows you to make a wish and grants it.

Another dotwork style black triforce
Another dot-work style black triforce
Another matching legend of zelda triforce tattoo
Matching legend of Zelda triforce tattoo for best friends
Another small triforce tattoo on the left inner wrist
Another small triforce tattoo on the left inner wrist

According to the Sheikah legends, the Triforce can determine if the person has the balance between the three forces. If he doesn’t have it, then the Triforce breaks into three separate parts until someone assembles it again. The piece of the Triforce that best personifies the person will remain in his hands. The other two parts will disappear.

Another matching triforce tattoos for best friends or sisters with each having one symbol
Another matching triforce tattoo for best friends or sisters with each having one symbol
Black abstract dot work style triforce tattoo
Abstract dot-work style triforce tattoo
Black and gold triforce
Black and gold triforce

So, we can see that Triforce as a tattoo is perfect for a person who likes fantasy world. It symbolizes the balance of the wisdom, courage, and power. If you want to achieve something, your heart must be pure, and you must be wise, brave and strong.

Triforce tattoo ideas

In the examples below, you will see that the size of this tattoo is universal. So, you can get it almost anywhere on your body. The most popular placements though are shoulder blade, arm, wrist, and neck.

Often, Triforce appears together with a sword in the background. In the game, it has the name of the ‘Master sword‘ or ‘Blade of Evil’s Bane,’ and it seals the darkness. So, it can be a great symbol of fighting evil within yourself or around you.

Zelda watercolor triforce tattoo
Zelda watercolor triforce tattoo
Triforce wrist tattoo
Triforce wrist tattoo
Stained glass triforce and master sword tattoo
Stained glass triforce and master sword tattoo
Triforce with symbols
Triforce with symbols
Small black triforce behind the ear tattoo
Small black triforce behind the ear tattoo
Triforce rose tattoo by jose carrasquillo
Beautiful Triforce rose tattoo by Jose Carrasquillo
Triforce tattoo with cosmic landscape
Triforce tattoo with cosmic landscape
Watercolor triforce with nautical star and arrow on the arm
Watercolor triforce with nautical star and arrow on the arm
Simple triforce tattoo on the ankle
Simple triforce tattoo on the ankle
Triforce peony and navi tattoo on the arm
Another traditional style triforce peony and Navi tattoo on the arm
Triforce on the right hand
Triforce on the right hand
Tiny triforce finger tattoo
Tiny triforce finger tattoo
Minimal black triforce on the left inner wrist
Minimal black triforce on the left inner wrist
Matching best friends triforce tattoos on the arms
Matching best friends triforce tattoos on the arms
Japanese style triforce tattoo on the chest
Japanese style triforce tattoo on the chest
Black mandala and triforce tattoo
Black mandala and triforce tattoo
Gorgeous golden triforce with flowers on the left upper thigh
Gorgeous golden triforce with flowers on the left upper thigh
Golden triforce and the goddess of the widsom nayru tattoo
Another golden triforce and the goddess of the wisdom Nayru tattoo
Floral triforce tattoo on the sternum
Floral triforce on the sternum
Fantastic dotwork style triforce tattoo on the left forearm
Fantastic dot-work style triforce tattoo on the left forearm
Floral triforce sternum tattoo
Another floral triforce sternum tattoo
Black triforce and watercolor strokes tattoo
Black triforce and watercolor strokes tattoo