If you are looking for a tattoo design, you can think of, using a Japanese tattoo symbol. If you are thinking about a Japanese tattoo, you can choose from traditional tattoo design that is more like a screenshot, or you could choose a tattoo symbol that stands for a particular name or Word that has special meaning to you.Japanese tattoos temporary celebrity are called “Irezumi” in Japanese. There is a long history of tattoo art in Japan. Traditional types of tattoo designs can be very extensive and cover your arms, shoulders and back, or even the whole body. The designs tend to be thoughtful and include snakes, dragons, koi fish, or even flowers. As designs can cover a large part of your body, it will often take a lot of sessions to finish the art and to pay a large sum of money. Such designs can be attributed to the Japanese Yakuza (Japanese mafia) and so they are favored by most people.As an alternative to the traditional Japanese tattoo design is a symbol used in Japanese writing. The first thing to know is if you are considering a tattoo of the symbol is that there are three writing systems hiragana, katakana, Japanese and kanji. Hiragana are used for parts of speech, word endings, and words that can’t be represented in kanji. Katakana is used for foreign words and foreign names. Kanji are Chinese characters originally adapted and is the most difficult of all writing systems.If you are thinking of using your Japanese symbol tattoo design, you can use one of the writing systems represent a name, or you can choose one of the kanji characters. Some of the most popular kanji characters used are those that represent the meanings of love, family, happiness, luck, Samurai, wisdom and even Zen.