Angel Wing Tattoos These very perfect on men. Angel wing tattoos usually appear as you would expect. Two large angel wings on the back can make the person who has them appear like an angel. Some people want to portray the part of their personality which is not at all angel like in the traditional sense. Though the idea of an angel is instantly recognisable and carries a lot of meaning, the appearance of the angel can be altered to represent something which is personal to everyone. This could be the key to the popularity of angel tattoos.