Dream symbol Skull


poisonous, deadly, pirate flag, fear of failure, displacement, turn of life

This symbol seems to be quite clear. On the one hand, it reminds us of the symbol that is often depicted in connection with poisonous substances. A pirate ship reveals itself with the flag with a skull and crossbones on it. On the other hand, this image refers to the mortality of all beings. What can dream interpretation convey about this? All related details in the dream should also be included in the interpretation.

General dream interpretation

According to general dream analysis, the skull in the dream event augurs that times of success in business matters are ahead. However, there are still some secrets in the real world that need clarification beforehand.

However, a dream in which a skull appears can also indicate that a familiar person from the closer environment is hiding something from the dreamer. If one sees the dream image of the skull as a drawn representation, this represents a drastic situation or a decisive turn in life is about to happen to the dreamer.

A skull with crossed bones under it as a dream symbol usually augurs a soon to occur dangerous situation that will come before the dreamer's eyes in waking life. Or differently, the interpretation can also refer to the fact that a failure from the past still lies on the dreamer's liver.

If the dreamer finds himself digging in the dream, accidentally coming across a skull, this reflects an inheritance or other material income. If a mischievously grinning skull is seen in the dream plot, this dream image announces domestic quarrels and professional failure.

Psychological dream interpretation

According to psychological dream interpretation, the dream symbol "skull" often has to do with an aspect of the soul that is denied and repressed in the waking state of consciousness. It also represents jettisoned desires and goals or otherwise this can represent unkept promises.

If the skull can even speak in the dream, the psychological dream interpretation connects with it the symbol of death or the Grim Reaper, who becomes visible in this form and gives wise life advice to the person concerned. The dreamer is thus told that he should listen carefully to the messages, because they could be significant instructions or lessons that could be of great use to the dreamer when awake.

If, however, it occurs in the dream that the dreamer himself communicates with the bone skull, this symbolizes the melancholy of the dreamer because of a dearly loved person.

If the skull wants to eat the dreamer in the dream, the action symbolizes the dreamer's own fears of failure . It is also intended to make him aware that he is probably afraid of losing a higher position. If the dreamer can see that a person in the dream is wearing a skull instead of a head on his shoulders, this makes him realize that this person has already died for him to some extent.

If beautiful bodies with skulls appear in the sleep, this can indicate negative emotions which the person concerned has towards a person of the opposite sex.

Spiritual dream interpretation

According to spiritual dream interpretation level, the skull is interpreted as a symbol of all finiteness and mortality of earthly existence, which the dreamer should be aware of. Sometimes one feels invulnerable and vulnerable and unconsciously one assumes to live forever and to have eternal time. However, this could turn out to be an illusion. The course of life is often faster than one assumes.


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