In a dream, the inquisitional court represents the heart of all problems, or the nerve center of worldly adversities. (Also see Hearing board)
If you are the court judging another person: you feel injured by someone, but not yet ready to confront that person openly.
If you are the spectator in a courtroom: unconscious memories have surfaced; you have a bad conscience because of a past mistake or action.
If you are ordered to appear as a witness: a friend or acquaintance is in desperate need of help. Being served with a subpoena: a warning that others are trying to blame you for something. Being convicted: you are wasting your time waiting to be thanked for something you did.
Depth Psychology: The court is symbolic of many things: trying to make up your mind about somebody; trying to find a possible connection between things, or coming clean with yourself. Sometimes a dream about a court implies that you need to defend yourself against other people and their prejudice, slander, or hostility. See Lawyer.... Dreamers Dictionary
If you dream of being hauled up in court on charges this indicates that the dreamer may have circumstances in his/her life that may cause a certain amount of worry about the law, and it is telling the dreamer to change these things; like an early warning system. It is also a prediction of financial reverses that can be staved off if you do not waste time, and keep your nose to the grindstone. Dreaming of courting, or being courted, is very bad luck, especially for a woman, as the lover she has her heart set on will never propose. See also, divorce court.... Encyclopedia of Dreams
A court such as a tennis or squash court suggests an acceptable way of acting out our competitive instincts.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
The courtroom may also represent the act of courting another’s wishes or, literally, dating.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
A situation in your waking life is giving you much worry. You may feel that you are being judged in some way. Other dreams about courtrooms (for example, attending a trial or being the lawyer) predicts short-term financial troubles. However, the long-term outlook is optimistic if you avoid wasting time thinking about the past. Look forward!... My Dream Interpretation
For a man to dream of courting, implies that he is not worthy of a companion. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
To dream of being courted by a handsome youth is usually a sign pointing to spinster- hood.
To dream of courting a pretty girl predicts happiness for a bachelor; but a married man who has this dream should be on his guard against designing women.... The Complete Dream Book
A square courtyard would focus on physical or material concerns for instance – perhaps the manifestation of spiritual energy in a difficult situation (see shapes / patterns).... Dream Meanings of Versatile
A single life of frustration is that of a woman who dreams of a divorce because of cheating lovers.... Encyclopedia of Dreams