35 Spectacular Mermaid Tattoos

Mermaid tattoos exist since prehistoric times when sailors were essentially drawn towards them and believed to have seen real mermaids. The beautiful mermaid is a mythological sea figure whose upper part is that of a human being while the lower part is that of a fish.

As per the Greeks the mermaids are an part of their culture. The sea is the source of life for many creatures and the mermaid stands for the process of rebirth that is associated with the sea with the help of mythological forces. The mermaid is as known to bring luck and it is quite popular with women for they happen to believe in fate and luck more than men do.

If you like this article, you might be interested in some of our other articles on Marine Tattoos, Turtle Tattoos, Hummingbird Tattoos and Anchor Tattoos.

Motherhood Mermaid

Mother mermaid caressing her new born child with utter-warmth.

Motherhood Mermaid

Motherhood Mermaid

Mermaid Hand

Silhouette of a mermaid’s back drawn in black sketch style on forearm.

Maermaid Hand

Maermaid Hand

Upper Left Arm Tattoo

Black mermaid playing with bows and surrounded by lovely flowers and vine pattern.

Upper Left Arm Tattoo

Upper Left Arm Tattoo

Black And White Mermaid

A mermaid tattoo on your long beautiful leg will spellbound many onlookers.

Black And White Mermaid

Black And White Mermaid

Back Mermaid

Black mermaid holding a skull, giving out an unusual Gothic message.

Back Mermaid

Back Mermaid

My Disney Sleeve Tattoo

Lovely mermaid in bright red and blue inspired from a Disney fantasy.

My Disney Sleeve Tattoo

My Disney Sleeve Tattoo

Cool Arm Mermaid

Pinup mermaid posing in sensuous moves, as you might also fancy in your dreams.

Cool Arm Mermaid

Cool Arm Mermaid

Mermaid And Anchor Cross

With flowing golden tresses, sultry mermaid holding a big sword.

Mermaid And Anchor Cross

Mermaid And Anchor Cross

Bettie Page Mermaid

Bettie Page mermaid in her bold and mystic look giving a killer look.

Bettie Page Mermaid

Bettie Page Mermaid

Awesome Mermaid

Swimming up towards the sea surface, it’s a dream-mermaid in fantastic colors.

Awesome Mermaid

Awesome Mermaid

Mother Mermaid

A rustic mother mermaid showing immense warmth for the child on her lap.

Mother Mermaid

Mother Mermaid

Book Mermaid

Fantasy mermaid dwelling deep into her favorite fantasy stories.

Book Mermaid

Book Mermaid

String of Pearls Mermaid

String of pearls mermaid with a grungy sword, and she herself wears a warrior attitude.

String of Pearls Mermaid

String of Pearls Mermaid

Little Mermaid

Very pretty mermaid damsel in her own starry world, looking adorable.

Little Mermaid

Little Mermaid

Mermaid Motherhood Tattoo

Beautiful expression of motherhood and her ocean-deep love for her baby.

Mermaid Motherhood Tattoo

Mermaid Motherhood Tattoo

Bleeding Self

Black Princess Mermaid on her ribs, inspired from unko Mizuno’s comic book.

Bleeding Self

Bleeding Self

Arm Mermaid

She looks ferocious, on fire and might blow away any one who encounters her.

Arm Mermaid

Arm Mermaid

Anchor Mermaid

Anchor mermaid with a toddler representing hope and support that one gets only from a mother.

Anchor Mermaid

Anchor Mermaid

Another Mermaid Tattoo

Blue mermaid with her long golden tresses brimming like flames.

Another Mermaid Tattoo

Another Mermaid Tattoo

Mokulua Mermaid

Black and grey mermaid on lower back. Her breasts and bending knees above water represent islands off Kailua.

Mokulua Mermaid

Mokulua Mermaid

Vallejo Mermaids

Horrifying mermaid scene with her ripped off and fallen upside down.

Vallejo Mermaids

Vallejo Mermaids

Forearm Mermaid

Sleek, curvy silhouette of a mermaid in black tattooed on forearm.

Forearm Mermaid

Forearm Mermaid

Mermaid Tattoo

Amazing portrait of a mermaid based on a painting by David Delamare.

Mermaid Tattoo

Mermaid Tattoo

Red Mermaid

If you were a sailor and happened to see a real mermaid, you too would have wanted to cherish it forever.

Red Mermaid

Red Mermaid

Shoulder Blade Mermaid

Dancing blue mermaid in lovely blue, tattooed on shoulder.

Shoulder Blade Mermaid

Shoulder Blade Mermaid

Old School Mermaid

Old school fantasy mermaid in vibrant colors and retro appeal.

Old School Mermaid

Old School Mermaid

Divine Mermaid

Amazing divine aura represented with Gemini style twin mermaids.

Divine Mermaid

Divine Mermaid

Right Leg Mermaid

A beautiful mermaid in red and green inked on leg to represent belief in divine beauty.

Right Leg Mermaid

Right Leg Mermaid

Lower Back Mermaid

Brown mermaid on lower back resting against a huge sea shell.

Lower Back Mermaid

Lower Back Mermaid

Inner Arm Mermaid

Upside down mermaid in dark color shaded on inner arm.

Inner Arm Mermaid

Inner Arm Mermaid

Thigh Mermaid

Great artwork and meticulous details put in this wonder mermaid piece on thigh.

Thigh Mermaid

Thigh Mermaid

Tv Head Mermaid

Little mermaid carrying the idiot box instead of her face.

Tv Head Mermaid

Tv Head Mermaid

My Mermaid

Most flashy mermaid piece with fabulous spectrum of colors poured on his shoulder.

My Mermaid

My Mermaid

Mermaid And Child

A large mermaid with swirling lower half, and she holds a child in her embrace.

Mermaid And Child

Mermaid And Child

Full Arm Mermaid

Full arm mermaid tattoo displaying intricate details and fantastic aura.

Full Arm Mermaid

Full Arm Mermaid

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  • http://www.clippingphoto.com Golam Rahaman

    What a Nice tattoo Collection! Really great.

  • http://www.geekandblogger.com Pavan Somu

    The mermaid tattoos are very inspirational but some of them are not family friendly. Not comfortable to wear them in family environment.