A gypsy is a member of a people that arrived in Europe in migrations from northern India around the 14th century, now also living in North America and around the world. Many Gypsy groups have preserved elements of their traditional culture, including an itinerant existence and the traditional spoken language learned through generations. A Picture of a Female gypsy tattoo May mean many Things to the bearer, most often seen as a woman's head. Female faces are generally selected over a male because of their ornate decoration and natural beauty. A gypsy tattoo may also convey the idea of a nomadic way of life, or unconventional way of life. Moving from place to place seeking possibly temporary employment.