1. The animal or “beastly” side of self. 2. Annoyances or difﬁculties that just do not seem to go away. 3. A particularly frightening event or situation (as in a “hairy situation” or a “close shave”). 4. Intrigue and manipulation.
Priests used to shave their heads to show they had nothing to hide. Before it became simply fashionable in today’s world to be bald, baldness in a dream signified the attainment of spirituality with its attendant humility, and signified honesty.
Figurative of one’s words; see “beard” and “goat”
Holding one’s uncle’s beard in a dream means inheriting him through unlawful means.
Normally oiling of the hair, beard or body suggests beauty and elegance. But if excessive oil is seen flowing on the face or clothes, it suggests grief and sorrow.
Spiritually there is a degree of ambivalence in the symbol of the beard and the meaning will depend on the dreamer’s own culture. It may mean wisdom and dignity, or alternatively it may mean deceit and deviousness. The bearded wise old man of the archetypes signifies inner wisdom.
(Splice; Entwine; Twine) To splice a rope or a thread, or to twist a rope around oneself, or to whorl it around a spindle, or to make a bobbin in a dream means undertaking a journey. If it comes out thin in the dream, then the outcome of one’s journey is meager. If the rope […]
Conventionally pictured in long flowing robes with a long beard, he tends to be seen as somewhat otherworldly. In dreams he appears when we are struggling with the idea of being able to use natural power in a magical way. He usually epitomizes the alchemical idea of transmutation – turning the crass into the beautiful.
Beards are usually associated with masculinity, wisdom, strength; and the men who have them typically command respect. Moses, Jesus, Charles Darwin and Abraham Lincoln all had beards. Old dream interpretation books say that dreaming of bearded men is a good omen, and good luck will follow. On the other hand, dreaming about woman with beards […]
Shaving, clipping or adjusting one’s moustache in a dream means lessening one’s burdens. A moustache in a dream also means money. A bad cut in one’s moustache in a dream means a mishap or losing money. Having an unusually long moustache in a dream means going against the currents, or it could mean an illness […]