The lion tattoo is one of strength, power, and royalty. The lion has always been symbolized as “king of the jungle” because of their powerful nature. The lion is the most respected and feared animal in the jungle. If you are considering an animal tattoo the lion is a great choice if you are looking for encouragement of strength.
A lion tattoo can also be a symbol for the Leo, the sign for the zodiac. Most people who choose this get it in a way that represents the sign as well. Lion tattoos are deep in meaning and symbolism and if you are looking for more courage a lion tattoo might work well for you.