Dots tattooed on the fingers can have a variety of meanings. For some, the tattoos can be symbolic, serving as personal reminders for important life events or associations with certain people or places. In certain cultures, dots can also represent protection from evil spirits or can signify a bond of friendship. Additionally, they can represent good luck and, in some cases, tattoos of seven or nine dots can serve as a sign of devotion to a particular religion. In all contexts, however, the tattoos generally have some personal significance.