See castle above in this entry.
Symbolic of the protection afforded to believers through faith in Christ, Ps. 31:3.
A fortress can also symbolize a strong enemy presence in your life
See buildings, castle and tower
(Castle; Citadel; Stronghold) A fortress in a dream means obliterating something from its roots or eliminating one’s trouble.
A fortress in a dream also represents a positive power that eliminates negative forces, or it could represent good verses evil. Entering a fortress in a dream also could mean growing in piety or developing ascetic detachment. Seeing a distant fortress in a dream means travelling from one place to another and gaining fame. Taking refuge in a fortress in a dream means victory.
A fortress in a dream also means repenting from one’s sins, or it could represent a great person.
To conquer and capture a fortress in a dream means deflowering a virgin girl. (Also see Castle; Citadel)
1. Emotional protection.
2. Emotional withdrawal.
3. The body.
4. Illness (if under siege).
5. Strong sexual desire (if attacking a fortress).
see Individual Entry for Castle and in Buildings
To dream that you are confined in a fortress, denotes that enemies will succeed in placing you in an undesirable situation.
To put others in a fortress, denotes your ability to rule in business or over women.