skull

Skull, Dream Interpretation


Symbolic of death, Prov. 8:36

Total desolation; spiritual death

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To dream of a skull indicates that you may be facing a perilous situation, an immoral issue, or unfortunate demise of someone you know. It can also symbolize emotional mysteries. Perhaps you are concealing something from others.

Symbol: The skull is a symbol of the impermanence of life, and also of the uppermost part of the human body.

Vision: Seeing a skull: a reminder to be honest and to look at reality with a sober mind.

If you can do that, you are going to succeed. Digging somewhere and finding a skull: you will receive a monetary gift.

Depth Psychology: See Head, Skeleton.

Ingrained thoughts; stubbornness.

You will make a big discovery that could greatly benefit you.

A reminder of Death and the meaning of life. This symbol often points to a feeling of spiritual emptiness. On the other hand, it also addresses the shape, structure, and essence of spirituality and, in that sense, of life itself. (See the skull of Yorick in Hamlet.)

To dream of a skull predicts that you will accidentally uncover a secret that you would rather not know. Be extremely careful how you use or react to it, as your handling of the situation could affect your future. Also see “Skeleton.”

An engagement is in the near future for you.

1. Great danger.

2. One should work harder in developing one’s mind.

3. In seeking a solution to a problem, seek the help of others.

If you dream of leering skulls avoid family arguments lest they end in serious quarrels.

Dreams of a skull signify mindlessness and that you are venting out your fear of losing your mind by opening up to another person’s point of view. You might also be opening to your ability to read other people’s minds. See Skeleton and Pirate.

To dream of skulls grinning at you, is a sign of domestic quarrels and jars. Business will feel a shrinkage if you handle them.

To see a friend’s skull, denotes that you will receive injury from a friend because of your being preferred to him.

To see your own skull, denotes that you will be the servant of remorse.

Some stupid but well-meaning person is liable to make trouble for you if you dream of finding a real skull of a man or woman.

Skulls manufactured for Hallowe’en or other decorative purposes denotes a gay party in the near future.

A dream denoting penance (Gypsy). Symbolism obviously Christian. Spider to spin its web before your face augurs a fortune (Raphael). The spider is the symbol of shrewdness, perseverance and foresight (Pavitt). Schemer holds that to dream of seeing the upper part of a room covered with spiders is a symptom of headache.



Skull | Dream Interpretation

Keywords of this dream: Skull

Dream Meanings of Versatile

A skeleton in dreams alerts us to our attitude to the macabre. We are aware that the physical must ‘die’ or change, but that there is still a framework left.

The skull in dreams can sometimes represent major changes such as death and all the adjustments necessary. Also consult the entry for death and the information on the head in the body entry as well as the information on tramp in archetypes and spirits in spiritual imagery in the introduction.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Psychological / emotional perspective: Psychologically, we sometimes need to be aware of our feelings about death.

The obvious image of the skeleton appearing in our dreams forces us to be aware of this. It can also suggest feelings or talents that we have forgotten and that, therefore, seem to have died.

To be conscious of our own skull in dreams is to appreciate the intellectual structure that we have given our lives.

To perceive a skull where there should be a head suggests that we are not using our intellectual abilities as well we might. When a skull is talking to us, a part of us that we have rejected or denied is beginning to ‘come back to life’.

To be talking to a skull is recognizing the need to communicate with those who are lost to us in any way; if we believe in life after death, we may feel that spirit is talking through the skull.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Material aspects: A skeleton in a dream suggests the ‘bare bones’ of something, perhaps an idea or concept.

A skeleton in a cupboard represents a past action or shame, both in dreams and waking life, we wish to hide.

A dancing skeleton is an awareness of the life we have lived or are living.

To dig up a skeleton is to resurrect something – perhaps a talent – we have buried or hidden away.

The skull and crossbones in dreams could represent either a somewhat romantic appreciation of a pirate or freedom-lover, or perhaps is a symbol of danger. Since the skull is a representation of the head it can also symbolize intellectual ability, or rather lack of it.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Ariadne's Book of Dream

A symbol of poison, a skull and cross- bones may come to reflect the poisoned ideals or negative influences that present a clear danger in your life. It may also indicate that you have been poisoned by the influence of another.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
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