very generally, they represent good luck in Japan. in china different numbers of fish, including koi, represent different kinds of luck i.e. 9 koi or 9 fish, means good financial luck.Answer
In Japan, the symbolism of koi fish depends on their color.
it means peace
Koi (the fish name, meaning carp) sounds like the word for "fancy" or "love". In Japanese characters, Koi is "恋".
it is the koi fish
Koi fish can live in almost any country. Koi are thought to be originally from Japan. Many people have outdoor fish ponds in which Koi are the dominant fish.
Koi, i think, u no the fish? Koi, i think, u no the fish?
Japan has manhy kind of fish but they are very well know for their koi fish.
The black koi fish represents males, the sun, and evil. White koi fish represent females, the moon, and good.
Deer,(they let them roam free on city streets) Koi,(big fish), Cherry Blossoms
On Children's Day in Japan, koi fish flags are often flown to symbolize each member of the family. Black koi symbolizes the father; red and orange koi for the mother, blue and white koi for the son, red and pink koi stands for each daughter.
Koi , a type of fish .
The ones that swim
A Japanese Koi is said to represent a person being a non-conformist - like a fish swimming upstream against the current. It is also thought to represent strength in the time of adversity as the fish swims upstream over rocks and underwater obstacles.
I've heard the Koi fish
It represents you MAMA( Who are you?) R u from brent
I have an incomplete answer for this. I just got a tattoo of a koi fish that I designed (without the spot). I got it done in Japan and the tattoo artist decided to add it. He explained to me that it when a koi fish gets older...something something...and that it was very japanese. I has something to do with the aging or wisdom of a koi fish.
There are many different possible meanings that could be behind a tattoo of a Koi fish and dragon. These could represent power and agility for example.
koi fish are importent to Japan as we all know! But why? In Japanese Culture the Koi Fish or Carp Is Thought to Be One of the Most Vital Fishes. This Is Because It Is Always Going From One Place to the Next and Dosent Stop Swimming, Often Moving the Water. Some States Are Trying to Minimize the Koi Population
The koi carp.
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Koi are the most widely know fish from Japan. They are common in ponds all around the world now and are supposed to bring luck and wealth.
Koi carp are not a product of natural evolution. They were man developed by selective breeding in Japan. They are in no danger of ever becoming extinct.
The average life span of koi in Japan is 70 years and some have been known to live more then 100.
it represnts love A Red Koi represents the strength and masculinity. The Color red is always associated with bravery and energy. The Red Koi fish is considered to be the strongest and can swim opposite to the strongest currents of the river. check this site to see what each of the colors of Koi represent. http://www.japankoitattoos.com/koi-tattoos/color-guide-to-the-koi-tattoos