The eagle on the other hand would project strong-willed convictions and of masculine representations. It may be about ones purity of soul or a soaring dove depicts the journey in the spirit world. Also, others perceive it to denote aspects on the after-life.
It may signify peace, freedom, happiness, and even love. An image of a bird, take for instance a dove, would connote different interpretations. Tattoo designs portray various meanings.