A bird is a messenger, and a robin is a new beginning Other Explanations for RobinContinue ExploringRobin 1. Feelings of great joy, vitality. 2. Great fortune. 3. Domestic bliss (a nest of robins).Robin Being obedient to God’s commands, Jer. 8:7Robin A dream of happiness and joy (Gypsy). The symbolism of the robin as a Christmas bird is obvious.