The diamond tattoos may have different purposes: some have symbolic meanings, while others simply serve as decoration.
Many of us have seen or owned a diamond at some point in their lives. When we think about diamonds, we often think about wealth, luxury and fashion – or even the highest qualities of a life. Some people wear diamonds on the ring finger, while others wear them on the skin, having a micro-dermic diamond implanted. Diamonds have decorated all types of ancient royal crowns and are called "best friends of the woman ".
History: The word "diamond" has a Greek origin (ἀδάμας-adámas or "unbreakable") and means "strength and invincibility". The diamonds are made of an almost indestructible mineral that forms in the depths of the earth because of the incredible pressure on the carbon deposition and which is then propelled to the earth's surface by volcanic eruptions. One of the earliest records of diamonds dates back to 400 BC and comes from India. Today, most of them come from Africa.
Beauty: You will see diamonds in fashion magazines and on any red carpet or stage. There are phrases that associate these gems with inner beauty (like "a rough diamond"), which is appropriate because the diamonds look rough at first, but once they are polished, their beauty is revealed. . For the person who wears the tattoo, the diamond can therefore represent the inner beauty and the expression "the beauty is inside".
Power: We often associate diamonds with the wealth and power that money can bring us. This stone is very expensive and a large number of diamonds can represent a real fortune. They are very coveted and some people would do anything to get their hands on them.
Diamond of blood: Many poor miners are killed in diamond mines, hence the term "blood diamond". If caught flying, these underpaid minor slaves are often killed. The film Blood Diamond unveiled this negative side of the industry. The term "blood diamond" also refers to diamonds mined in war zones and sold to finance the conflict. In many cases, the war is caused by diamonds.
Words about diamonds: As we have already said, some tattoos use famous quotes or personal words to emphasize or accentuate the meaning of the tattoo. These quotes can be written on ribbons or banners or printed on the inside or outside of the diamond drawing. Another popular trend is to write the first letter of his name or the name of a loved one in the diamond.
The diamond, stone of the month of April: people born in April have the diamond as a precious stone. A tattoo can be used to represent the birth month of a person. As diamonds are associated with the month of April, this gem can be used as a symbolic representation of a thing or person associated with that month.
Diamonds are a symbol of eternal love: as many people choose this stone for their engagement rings, it has become synonymous with love. De Beers advertising campaigns have done a great job: in 1939, only 10% of engagement rings were diamonds but in 1990, 80% of them were adorned with diamonds. The tattoo design depicting a diamond and a flower (often a rose) is extremely popular. This meaning varies from person to person, but pink and diamond can represent eternal love.