These figures represent those parts of ourselves, or others, who exist by right; that is, those aspects that have been brought into conscious awareness and authority. As the hero has taken responsibility for his own journey, so the prince and princess take responsibility for the lives they live. Also consult the entry for camelot.
See archetypes in the introduction, hero / heroine and people
Vision: A prince is a promise of happiness. Speaking to a prince: a wish will come true. Seeing or speaking with a princess: a woman is very fond of you and could be helpful. See Emperor, King.
Depth Psychology: A prince stands for masculinity, knowledge, and intellect: you are either looking for such a man, or you could nurture these qualities in yourself. Dreaming about a princess: you might be repressing, maybe unconsciously, your feminine side, your compassion, and your feelings in general.
If you are a man, are you looking for a female partner who is “better” than so-called ordinary women—maybe in appearance, heritage, upbringing, education?
Always you yourself. Often refers to your own magical spiritual dignity—either negative or positive—new emotional independence, and ability to express yourself.
If your dream features a prince or princess, especially if it is you, you will master personal and social obstacles.
A dream of royally is frequently a wish to aspire to a better way of living.
The prince and princess are symbolic of young people who may or may not be related to the dreamer. See King.