(Gives gender – specific) In a man’s dream nails may signify his own sense of self or his assertiveness, whereas in a woman’s dream the same things are likely to be much more representative of the masculine around her.
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- Dream Nail Islamic Interpretation of Dreams (Ibn-i Sirin):(Fastener) In a dream, a nail represents a commander or a governor.A nail in a dream also represents attainment of one’s goal. Fastening a nail to a piece ofwood in a dream means getting married. Nails in a dream also could represent an army, and…
- Dream Key (Gives gender - specific) In a woman’s dream a key can suggest that her own assertiveness needs to be sensitively used.A man may need to understand the ‘mechanism’ of his assertiveness and how to use it without force. Consult the entries for keyhole, lock and prison for further information.
- Dream Nail A dream of hammering nails predicts that if you work very hard, you will be able to achieve something you thought was beyond your reach.To see shiny or new nails in your dream forecasts unexpected news. Dreams about bent or rusty nails signify minor delays or slow progress.Also see “Fingernails”.
- Dream Nail Spiritually the nail represents necessity and fate. Nails also signify ultimate sacrifice and pain and may suggest instruments of torture, either spiritual or physical.
- Dream Fight (Gives gender - specific) Fighting tends to be a masculine response to a problem so in a man’s dream he may well be attempting to deal with his own reactions.In a woman’s dream she will be developing her own assertiveness and must decide whether her actions are appropriate. You might…
- Dream Nail (Material aspects)Dreaming of nails, as in woodworking, suggests our ability to bond things together.The holding power of the nail may also be significant. Fingernails and toenails usually suggest claws or the capability of holding on.
- Dream Intruder (Gives gender - specific) Particularly in women’s dreams, the intruder is often masculine, indicating a need to defend ourselves.In a man’s dream an intruder is more representative of his unruly side.
- Dream Nail Polish To dream of polishing your nails is a warning against impulsive behavior which could lead to a scandal.Also see “Nail Polish Remover”
- Dream Hammer (Gives gender - specific) In a woman’s dream the hammer may signify masculine authority, though in a man’s dream it will be more to do with his creativity.The labrys may appear when we are attempting to balance the various drives and motivations we have.
- Dream Hollow (Gives gender - specific) In a woman’s dream hollowness may simply be highlighting her ability to be pregnant.In a man’s dream hollowness may signify a sense of inadequacy.