General Meaning: A picture of the Holy Spirit and His ability to protect us and do warfare on our behalf. • Dreams Positive: There are so many positive connotations for the eagle, that you might have many of your own in addition to this book. • My favorite is a personal revelation the Holy Spirit gave me concerning hiding in the shadow of His wings. • I saw myself standing alone, facing the many attacks and pressures that I am used to facing daily. Then I saw a huge eagle come and stand behind me and extend its wings. As it stood behind me, I was covered by its shadow. • When I stood alone, I looked very small when others looked at me. But when that eagle was behind me, the size of His very shadow made them stop dead in their tracks! • Alone I was helpless, but as I stood in His shadow, they saw His magnificence, and so I was protected! • Psalms 63:7 Because you have been my help, therefore in the shadow of your wings I will rejoice. • Here is another passage that describes the Lord as an eagle: • Deuteronomy 32:11 As an eagle stirs up her nest, flutters over her young, spreads abroad her wings, takes them, bears them on her wings: • Negative: In a negative light, an eagle can also speak of destruction. The eagle is a bird of prey, and it tears that prey apart with its powerful beak and claws. • Here is a passage that indicates that an eagle in a vision or external dream, can indicate destruction and an attack from the enemy: • Habakkuk 1:8 …and their horsemen shall come from far; they shall fly as the eagle [that] has to eat. • See also: Birds, Dove.