TATTOO DESIGNS & SYMBOLS - FLEUR-DE-LIS TATTOOS

Tattoo designs - F >> Fleur-de-lis Tattoos. Fleur-de-lis Tattoo Meanings - The fleur-de-lis (or fleur-de-lys, plural: fleurs-de-lis. Translated from French as "lily flower") is a stylized design of either an iris or a lily that is now used purely decoratively as well as symbolically, or it may be "at one and the same time political, dynastic, artistic, emblematic and symbolic", especially in ...…

Fleur-de-lis - Wikipedia

The fleur-de-lis, also spelled fleur-de-lys (plural: fleurs-de-lis, or fleurs-de-lys) is an Iris versicolor or "Harlequin Blue Flag" endemic to the wet lands of the eastern coast of the United States and Canada. Some historians believe that Jacques Cartier brought it back from his first voyage to the "Nouvelle-France", and it strongly resembled the flowers growing on the shores of the Lys ...…