The Ogham. ( pronounced OH-am or OH-yam ) , is also know as the Druid's Alphabet. The letters correspond to their 20 sacred trees. The 25-letter alphabet was supposedly inspired by Ogma, god of eloquence. The letters are strung together along a central line, either vertically or horizontally, in which case the letters are rotated.
Rowan (Jan. 21 - Feb. 17) With the Rowan tree comes excellent taste. Your ogham is Luis, which represents strength in the areas of insight and discernment. The Celts linked the crane and the green dragon to the energy of the Rowan tree. Your color is gray and your gemstone is peridot.
Here is my tattoo now that my skin has chilled out. It's Ogham, the alphabet the celts used circa 400 A.D. It says Seanchaí (shan-a-kee) which is Gaelic for Storyteller. When the rest of civilization began writing down their history and myths, the Irish passed their's down orally. Seanchaí's were the keepers of the lore. They eventually became bards, and in the modern world, they are professional storytellers. It's big in Ireland. There's your long answer.
In the Ogham alphabet this spells out the Gaelic word mhaithimidne, which means forgive. Forgiveness is one of the most vital aspects of our humanity; it’s how we heal. I’ve had to learn that no matter how tired you are, no matter how terribly you’ve been wronged, no matter how angry you are at yourself, you have to find it in you to forgive. Sometimes, forgiveness even comes on its own with time. Forgive out of love; forgive out of compassion; forgive out of desperation; forg