|Related Symbols:||心 (kokoro: mind), 体 (karada: body)|
|Compound Words:||闘魂 (tokon: fighting spirit)|
Japanese symbol for spirit. It’s the core part of Japanese traditional mentality, which inspires you to complete your mission. If you agree with the mentality, get it for tattoo. It tells a lot about you and makes you look cool.
The left part “云” means cloud, and the right part “鬼” means what people believe exists after death, something like ghost. Putting altogether, the symbol indicates spirit as what people believe exists after death was once considered as something like cloud.
This symbol is often used especially when people talk about athletes’ mentality in professional sports. For some reason, sports commentators in Japan tend to refer to mentality when they see athletes struggling in competitions. Anyway, the symbol is in common use.
Who to get this symbol for tattoo
If you wanna show your mentality, get it for tattoo. It means a lot, and it looks cool. What else would you want for tattoo?