50 Best Tribal Tattoos for Men – Ideas & Designs (2018)

There are thousands of ideas for tribal tattoos for men but I always recommend those designs that are not only meaningful but also looks great. The tribal art is in existence for several hundred years and still, people love it madly.

Here we have handpicked the best 50 best tribal tattoos for men –

Ideas for Men Tribal tattoos

1. While most guys prefer tribal tattoos on their full sleeve, I find tribal forearm tattoos extremely attractive. See for yourself this Filipino tribal tattoo.(Octopus tattoos on chest)
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2. If you have ever been to hawai then I am sure you have loved their culture. Hawaiian tribal tattoos not only show the freedom of ocean waves but also the rich floral life.
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3. Polynesian people considered tattoos as symbol of pride. Here is a Polynesian tribal tattoo on the back of this man that has sun as centrepiece.
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4. You can opt for a simple tribal tattoo design like this which do not cover a whole sleeve but only some part of it.
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5. Most people think that tribal tattoos need to be big but there are plenty of small tribal tattoo designs like this which can be tried on any part of body (from neck to fingers).
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6. My favourite designs are of course the tribal take on animal tattoos. Check this tribal wolf tattoo. Would it be as amazing if it was not in tribal style?
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7. Instead of going for full tribal arm tattoos you can go for ¾ tribal designs like this.
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8. Tribal armband tattoos are considered lucky and believed to keep evil spirits away from a person.
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9. If you wish to have a tribal bird tattoo then choose phoenix as not only the design will be awesome but also meaningful. Phoenix are related to rebirth.
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10. Here is a tribal band tattoo that is worn as charm bracelet. It is said to bring good luck.
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Men Tribal Tattoos Designs

11. If you consider yourself as a beast with immense power and strength then represent it with a tribal bear tattoo like this.(Dragonfly tattoos with meaning)
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12. The pointed blades make or break the tribal designs. For example this tribal chest tattoo looks brilliant due to the shades in pointed arcs.
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13. You will find tribal style of any tattoo designs in this world and you might find it much better. Don’t you think this tribal cross tattoo is a great example of what I said?
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14. You can mix up tribal style with abstract art and get a unique design like this. It is a tribal deer tattoo.
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15. The most commonly tried design is the tribal dragon tattoo. They are immensely popular because of their deep meaning of magic and eternal life.
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16. Eagles have sharp eyes. If you are a person who believe in long term planning and can far see then a tribal eagle tattoo is best choice for you.
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17. Elephant are protective to their friends and families. If you have a similar nature then try tribal elephant tattoo design.
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18. Feather tattoo has meaning associated with courage and adventure. If you are adventurous person who travels a lot then try feather tribal tattoo..
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19. If you are a music loving person then go for a tribal guitar tattoo which will define your endless love for music.
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20. Fox are clever and if you are also a sharp minded person then opt for tribal fox tattoo.
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Small Tribal Tattoos For Men

21. Horses are fast and agile. Tribal horse tattoos will suit people who believe strength and calmness.(Best arm tattoos for men)
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22. You don’t have to go for tribal sleeve tattoo on arms. You can get tribal leg tattoos which are also better option.
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23. Lion is associated with courage and bravery. If you are bigger than you fears than try lion tribal tattoos.
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24. You can get a matching couple tattoo with your partner in tribal style. Sun and moon couple tattoo would be my pick.
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25. This tribal owl tattoo is not in proper style but you can mix tribal art with proper tattooing style to get such designs.
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26. If you opt for a tribal phoenix tattoo then you can make it better by showing the wings like a fire flame.
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27. Tribal outline tattoo do not stay longer but rose outline tattoo like this will still stay meaningful for a long time.
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28. Scorpion is often associated with fearless nature. You can try a scorpion tribal tattoo if you think yourself as a fearless person.
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29. Shark and whale are one of the oldest living beings of our planet. How about a dangerous tribal shark tattoo design like this across the chest?
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30. You can wear a tribal armour on your shoulder and believe me it will be one of the best design you ever had.
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Meaningful Tribal tattoos For Men

31. Tribal skull tattoo have their own charm but if you add a spooky tribal style along with it then the tattoo would be way more attractive.(Quotes tattoos designs)
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32. If you opt for such majestic tribal sleeve tattoo on your arm then please have it on both sleeves or otherwise it would be meaningless.
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33. Snakes have puzzled us throughout the history. A Snake tattoo is often associated with gods of underworld. If you are attracted to the mystic dark side then a tribal snake tattoo would suit you.
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34. One heart touching idea would be to have tribal star tattoos on your chest like this. The number of stars would equal to the number of siblings you have.
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35. A Tribal sun tattoo design will suit those who are helpful people. You not only give hope to your loved ones but also spread a message of positivity to society.
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36. The tribal sleeves need not to cover around whole arm or calf. You can have a one side facing tribal sleeves like this.
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37. If you opt for a sleeve tribal tattoo designs like this then please SHAVE YOUR WHOLE ARM. It is a must.
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38. Personally I admire tribal designs on visible body parts like arm, sleeves, neck or wrist but you can try them on parts like stomach or rib cage too.
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39. Here is a lower stomach tattoo design for men who thinks that only women wear lower stomach tattoos.
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40. The tribal tattoo on the shoulder and arm of this guy is as amazing as his physique.
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Simple Tribal Tattoos for Men

41. If you wish to try a meaningful tribal tattoo then try the tribal style of your zodiac sign.(Stomach tattoos for ladies)
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42. The eye of tiger is always on its prey. If you are also as committed to your target as a tiger then try a tribal tiger tattoo like this.
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43. Here is a beautiful tribal turtle tattoo design for those who live near sea and love to travel on both land and water.
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44. This is a bit complicated tribal wing tattoo but a little variation in this design can make it way more impressive.
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45. Wolf hunt in packs. If you are family person then a tribal wolf tattoo would suit you perfectly.
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46. This tattoo reminds of Toto’s song AFRICA. I love that song so much.
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47. Celtic tribal tattoos use both the black and the grey shades of the ink. This is the reason they turn out to be such captivating designs.
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48. Here is a complex yet cool tribal tattoo design for men that seems to be inspired from native American art.
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49. You can try a simple tribal wrist band tattoo design like this and it would be way better than many large size tattoos.
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50. Here is a Viking tribal tattoo but try it only if you know about the Vikings culture.
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So which tribal tattoos for men you liked the most from the above photo gallery?