With its insidious laugh, the hyena makes light ol mistakes in life, teaching you to give up self-torment. Hyenas in dreams can also point to destructive behaviors that are a disgrace to your integrity.
Symbolic of a person or demon that pursues and harasses people
One who is not in earnest but answers with laughter; see “animals” and “giggle”
The hyena is generally taken in dreams to signify impurity, instability and deviousness.
To dream of a hyena indicates two things. Firstly, it indicates a feeling of having too much responsibility. Secondly, it represents a funny person in your life.
Symbol: The hyena is a symbol of stinginess.
Vision: Seeing a hyena: a warning not to expect protection or support from a certain person—that would be a great mistake on your pan. Being threatened by a hyena: you will have to face a desperate situation—maybe even an attack.
Depth Psychology: See Animals, Wolf.
interpreted upon 3 sides: bad woman, magic, trick.
(Hog-like wolf) A hyena in a dream represents a fierce, an unjust and a perfidious enemy whose actions stem from the directives of an evil and an ugly old witch.
If one sees himself eating the meat of a hyena in a dream, it means that he is bewitched and does not know it, though subconsciously, he will desire and seek to be free from such an evil spell. Riding a hyena in a dream means marriage.
A lame hyena in a dream represents a witch, or the wife of an unknown person, a jobless person, a loafer, or a cheater. Riding a hyena in a dream also means gaining authority.
A hyena in a dream also may denote exposing one’s secrets, interfering in people’s business, effeminacy, a hermaphroditic person, a wretched wife, or an ugly, treacherous and a disloyal woman. Thus, when interpreted to means a woman, it means that one may marry such a woman. Shooting a hyena with an arrow in a dream means corresponding with such a woman. Throwing a stone or a walnut at a hyena in a dream means slandering a woman. Hitting a hyena with a sword in a dream means lashing at such a woman with bad words. Drinking hyena’s milk in a dream means suffering losses at the hand of such a woman through betrayal. Stabbing a hyena in a dream means doing business with such a woman, or managing her business, or getting married to someone in her family. Getting hold of the skin, bones, or hair of a hyena in a dream means taking advantage of such a woman and using her for her money. Ifit is a male hyena in the dream, then it represents a criminal and a despised person.
If a female, it represents an evil and ugly woman.
If a male, it represents a disgraceful, cursed and contemptuous enemy.
Reckless drives, urges, and aggression, pride of possession and unscrupulousness.
To see a hyena in your dream suggests that you are overwhelmed with responsibilities. You feel that someone is relying on you too much. Alternatively, a hyena may represent someone in your waking life with a sense of humor.
1. Too many responsibilities and obligations.
2. A good, raucous sense of humor.
3. A feeling that others are taking advantage, too dependent, a drain on the dreamer.
Dreams of a hyena reflect an ability to find humor in the midst of a painful situation or that your humor is masking your pain. Consider the feeling tone. See Animal.
If you see a hyena in your dreams, you will meet much disappointment and much ill luck in your undertakings, and your companions will be very uncongenial.
If lovers have this dream, they will often be involved in quarrels.
If one attacks you, your reputation will be set upon by busybodies.
Misunderstandings of a serious nature will follow this dream by lovers or husband and wife.
A dream of cruel sorrow (Gypsy). The symbol of ferocity.