As a bird of prey, Hawk comes as a messenger from above to communicate something important. It may soar as a sign that the spiritual dimensions are operating in your life if you pay attention. It may point to the need for some rapid communication in business. (See Birds.)
This can be symbolic of a demonic influence in someone’s life if the bird is black or grey
One who preys on others for incriminating information to use against them
In Native American mythology, the hawk is the messenger. Therefore, if the hawk seems to be friendly, an important and probably positive message will come your way. Other symbols in the dream can reveal what that message concerns. Hawk can also indicate an important opportunity coming your way.
If the hawk seems forbidding, however, this is a warning to take care of your emotional baggage before seizing whatever new opportunity comes your way.
See falcon in birds
A hawk is known for its unique skill in hunting prey. It is often observed to be roaming in the sky as if preparing for a strategic attack.
To dream of a hawk points to suspicions directed at you. Be more careful in your dealings.
(Also see Hunter; Kite’; Sparrow)
Fear of future loss, or taking something that you are not entitled to.
A symbol of aggression, like Falcon.
If you dreamed of a hawk that was flying, happy times are ahead. But if the hawk was not flying, you must be prepared to sit out a period of boredom.
Birds of prey are omens of coming losses. Be careful over your business ventures and speculations.
1. Motives are questioned related to activities.
2. Caution needed in business deals.
3. Clear insight and ability to rise above it all with a noble attitude.
Dreams of a hawk represent that someone or something is trying to send you a message. Your dream is telling to connect with your higher view, become aware of the magic of life that is coming to you, and develop the strength and resources necessary to carry you through your current challenge. Your hawk eye view is your key to accessing your intuition.
To dream of a hawk, foretells you will be cheated in some way by intriguing persons.
To shoot one, foretells you will surmount obstacles after many struggles.
For a young woman to frighten hawks away from her chickens, signifies she will obtain her most extravagant desires through diligent attention to her affairs. It also denotes that enemies are near you, and they are ready to take advantage of your slightest mistakes.
If you succeed in scaring it away before your fowls are injured, you will be lucky in your business.
To see a dead hawk, signifies that your enemies will be vanquished.
To dream of shooting at a hawk, you will have a contest with enemies, and will probably win.
If you kill or capture this bird of prey, the dream is a favorable one.
You are in danger of being cheated by someone you know well if you dream of this bird of prey.
To kill a hawk is a warning to avoid giving cause for criticism in your business dealings.
(see Birds, Feathers, Wings)
Having keen eyesight, or the ability to quickly recognize, and react to, opportunity (e.g., being “hawk-eyed”).
Hawks are very able hunters, so the question is, what do you seek?
Maneuverability; rising above problems. Hawks are also very powerful fliers.
The red-tailed hawk specifically represents healing in Native American traditions, and the spirit of life-giving water. Should one appear in your dreams, it signals the end of weariness or sickness, and renewed hope.