plait

Plaited hair: girlhood. See hair under body. Plaiting rope, etc.: weaving together different influences in one’s life; uniting conflicting feelings or people; a triangle of people.

Very subtle influences come into play when we begin to develop spiritually. Hair plaited into the shape of a crown – or wound round the head – indicates spiritual attainment. Hair is often used as a representation of the individual in magical spells.

Psychological / emotional perspective: Plaited hair was formerly a means of creating order and cleanliness. Often in dreams to see a plait reminds us of the talisman – or favour belonging to his lady – that a knight of old would carry into battle. Nowadays it is more of a lucky charm.

To be plaiting string, rope, hair etc. Highlights our ability to weave the different influences of our, or someone else’s, life into a coherent whole.

Material aspects: In olden times, a plait using three strands indicated the interweaving of body, mind and spirit. It also represented the influences that were assimilated by a growing girl and taken into her understanding of herself as a woman.

Gives gender - specific: In dreams, a plait represents womanhood. In the present day, the more creative men will often wear their hair longer, and for this to happen in a dream suggests that they are in process of recognizing their emerging sensitivity.

(See Braiding)

1- In olden times, a plait using three strands indicated the interweaving of body, mind and spirit. It also represented the influences which were assimilated by a growing girl and taken into her understanding of herself as a woman. In dreams it therefore represents womanhood. In the present day, as men become more sensitive, the more creative will often plait longer hair.

2- Plaited hair was formerly a means of creating order and cleanliness. Often in dreams to see a plait reminds us of the talisman or favour belonging to his lady which a knight of old would carry into battle. Nowadays it is more of a lucky charm.

To be plaiting string, rope, hair etc. highlights our ability to weave the different influences of our, or someone else’s, life into a coherent whole.

3- Very subtle influences come into play when we begin to develop spiritually. Hair plaited into the shape of a crown - or wound round the head indicates spiritual attainment.



Plait | The Dream Meanings

Keywords of this dream: Plait

Islamic Dream Interpretation

(Hair; Intertwine; Plait) Braiding women’s hair in a dream is a sign of benefits and the same goes for men who usually braid their hair. As for the rest of people, braiding one’s hair in a dream represents complications in one’s life, unbearable debts, or confusion. (Also see Hair)... Islamic Dream Interpretation

A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences

Thoughts; self image; attitudes. Changing hairstyle: changing attitudes; a change of mind. Cutting hair right off: less thinking; denial of sensual and physical drives, as monk. Tight hairstyle: discipline; self restraint. Plaited or ponytail: girlhood, socialised thoughts and feelings. Long hair: freedom; permissiveness; girlhood with woman. Long matted hair: not caring about social image or self; dropout. Wig: false attitudes or thoughts. Fair hair: awareness, ‘light headed’. Dark hair: unconscious area of thoughts and attitudes; ‘dark’ thoughts or attitudes. Genital or armpit hair: sexuality.

Woman’s dreams—Armpit or leg hair: social expression of sexuality or physicality. Head hair: may be expression of fe­male sexuality, as Paul’s suggestion women should cover hair in church. Hair on chest of female, even child: the male side of the woman, might be parents’ desire for a boy generating male characteristics.

Man’s dreams—Beard: might represent uncenainty, so hid­ing behind the beard; male sexuality. White beard: wisdom or experience. Very long beard: sense of eternal. Baldness ageing, feeling obsolete. Chest hair: masculinity, virility.

Idioms: keep your hair on; hair raising; have us by the shon hairs; let one’s hair down; make your hair curl/stand on end; didn’t tum a hair, put hairs on your chest; tear one’s hair out; split hairs. See shampoo. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences

Islamic Dream Interpretation

(Plaited fabric; Seat; Woven straws) In a dream, a mat represents a servant, or the court of justice. Sitting on a mat in a dream means that one will commit an act which he will regret. (Also see Straw mat)... Islamic Dream Interpretation