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  • Sackcloth

    a symbol of mourning, fasting, and prayer, Ps. 35:13...

  • Safe

    (lock box) symbolic of having something secured or out of danger...

  • Sails

    symbolic of the empowering of the Holy Spirit or prophecy, 2 Peter 1:21...

  • Salesman

    symbolic of persuasion ...

  • Salt

    a symbol of Christian character, a person who applies the word of God to their life, Matt. 5:13...

  • Salt-flats

    symbolic of desolation and abandonment, Ps. 107:34...

  • Salt-pit

    symbolic of desolation and destruction, Zeph. 2:9...

  • Sand

    immeasurability, Ps. 139:18. Sand is also symbolic of long life, Job 29:18. Sand can also symbolize God's loving thougths about his children, Ps. 139:17-19...

  • Sandals

    sandals are symbolic of the gospel, Eph. 6:11. Sandals are also symbolic of God's love for his wayward children, Lk. 15:21-24 ...

  • Sandstorm

    symbolic of troubles or trials in life, Ps. 83:13-15...

  • Sap

    emblematic of being full of life, Ps. 92:14...

  • Sapphire

    symbolic of something of high value, Job 28:16...

  • Sasquatch

    symbolic of a large problem in your life like de­pression or anger...

  • Satan

    to dream of Satan is symbolic of demonic activity over an area of your life or someone else’s life, Acts 26:18, 1 Cor. 5:5...

  • Saw

    symbolic of cutting or tearing down by the power of God, Isa. 10:34...

  • Scabs

    symbolic of affliction, Isa. 3:17...

  • Scaffolding

    symbolic of a work in progress...

  • Scale

    (reptilian) symbolic of great pride, Job 41:15...

  • Scales

    (measuring) to dream of a measuring scale or the scales of justice is symbolic of weighing or inspecting the worth and value of a person or object, Ps. 62:9...

  • Scar

    symbolic of past hurts, emotional wounds, or the need for faith in Christ, Jn. 20:27...

  • Scarecrow

    symbolic of putting your trust in something that cannot help you, Jer. 10:5...

  • Scepter

    a symbol of authority, sovereignty, and rule, Ps. 45:6...

  • School

    symbolic of a time of learning in life, Acts 19:9. A school is a common dream setting for past or present important events in a person’s life...

  • Scientist

    symbolic of analyzing, testing, and examining...

  • Scissors

    symbolic of the need to cut things out of your life ...

  • Scorpion

    a scorpion is the equivalent of a snake or a spider. In a dream scorpions represent demons, Lk. 10:19...

  • Screws

    symbolic of the need to get something in order or tighten up an area of your life...

  • Scroll

    this is symbolic of a specific word from God that car­ries with it instructions for an earthly commission, Ezek. 3:1...

  • Sea

    the sea can be symbolic of many nations and people groups, Ps. 65:5-7. The sea can also symbolize current situation in life...

  • Sea monster

    symbolic of a demonic entity or attack on your life, Ps. 74:13...

  • Séance

    if you are participating in a séance during a dream it is a warning that you have become involved with the Occult. If you see other people conducting a séance during a dream it symbolizes people wit...

  • Seat

    symbolic of a person’s social rank or a person’s right to occupy a place within a group, 1 Sam. 2:8  ...

  • Secretary

    symbolic of assisting in God’s work, Rom. 16:22. Secretaries can symbolize a position as gatekeeper to information and people of authority ...

  • Security guard

    symbolic of authority, 1 Chron. 9:27...

  • Sediment

    the liquid remnants considered worthless. Sym­bolic of being undisturbed, Jer. 48:11...

  • Seeds

    children, the word of God, or an investment, Ps. 89:4...

  • Seizure

    an epileptic seizure may symbolize demonic oppression in someone's life, Matt. 17:15-18...

  • Self-portrait

    to dream of your own picture is symbolic of self-examination...

  • Selling

    if a person is selling grain it symbolizes a blessing from God. A person refusing to sell you something you need is symbolic of a hated person, Prov. 11:26...

  • Sepulcher

    symbolic of death and resurrection, Matt. 27:52...

  • Serial Killer

    symbolic of a demon tasked with trying to take your life, Jn. 10:10  ...

  • Serpent

    to see a serpent in a dream is symbolic of Satan or demons, Rev 12:9...

  • Sewer

    symbolic of a bad environment...

  • Sex

    to dream of sexual intercourse may be the result of having contact with a person influenced by a spirit of perversion. Sexual content in a dream may also result from being in a relationship with someo...

  • Shack

    a flimsy life, not trusting in God, Job 27:18...

  • Shackles

    affliction, bondage, oppression, Nah. 1:13...

  • Shade

    symbolic of protection, Ps. 121:5...

  • Shadow

    symbolic of being in the presence of God, Ps. 36:7. A shadow can symbolize a demonic presence or death de­pending on the emotion associated with the dream, Ps. 44:19, Ps. 23:4...

  • Shaking

    symbolic of fear, Isa. 7:2...

  • Shaking hands

    symbolic of agreement ...

  • Shark

    a shark is a symbol of a demonic force or a person with the ability to cause you tremendous harm...

  • Shattered cups

    (jars and dishware) these can symbolize ruin and destruction, Jer. 48:12...

  • Shaving

    to dream of shaving your legs or face may symbol­ize a desire to keep your appearance neat and clean at all times. Cutting yourself while shaving may symbolize anxiety associated with trying to groom...

  • Shawl

    symbolic of being covered by God or someone in authority, Song. 5:7...

  • Sheep

    symbolic of people who belong to Christ, Jn. 10:15...

  • Sheets

    clean, fragrant bed sheets are symbolic of virtuous living, Prov. 7:17. Dirty bed linens are symbolic of sinful activities, Ezek. 23:17...

  • Shelter

    a place of refuge provided by God from spiritual en­emies and people who spread strife, Ps. 31:20...

  • Shelves

    symbolic of things you need to put away for a sea­son...

  • Shepherd

    this is a reference to Christ or a pastor, Ps. 23:1...

  • Shield

    symbolizes faith in Christ and God's faithfulness to His servants, Eph. 6:16, Ps. 28:7. A small shield is symbolic of God’s arsenal of weapons against His enemies, Ps. 35:2...

  • Shining face

    a symbol of God’s blessing, Ps. 67:1...

  • Ship

    symbolic of a person’s life, James 3:4...

  • Shipwreck

    symbolic of a disaster in life, 1 Tim. 1:19...

  • Shoes

    symbolic of a servant, Ps. 108:9. Shoes can also sym­bolize a journey or a person prepared to witness the gospel of Christ, Eph. 6:15...

  • Shopping

    symbolic of choices...

  • Short

    to be small in stature in a dream is symbolic of feeling unimportant, 1Sam. 15:17. To see others as short is symbolic of feeling superior to others...

  • Shot

    being shot or shooting someone is symbolic of hurtful words (curses, lies, mischief, slander, and insults) Ps. 10:7 ...

  • Shoulders

    strength, Eccl. 12:3, or government, Isa. 9:6. A dislocated shoulder is symbolic of calamity, Job 31:22-23...

  • Shove

    to push someone in a dream is symbolic of aggression and anger, Ps. 118:13...

  • Shovel

    symbolic of doing hard work...

  • Shower

    being in the shower or seeing someone shower in a dream is a symbol of exposure, or intimacy...

  • Shrine

    symbolic of idol worship, Ezek. 16:24...

  • Sick

    to dream of being sick may symbolize a sinful lifestyle or an environment that is bad for you, Rev. 2:22  ...

  • Sickle

    harvesting, Joel 3:13...

  • Siege works

    weapons used to besiege a wall or city are sym­bolic of being involved in a spiritual battle, Deut. 20:20...

  • Signaling

    winking, pointing, and signaling others with your feet can symbolize an underhanded person, Prov. 6:13...

  • Signet ring

    symbolic of God’s approval and authority, Jer. 22:24...

  • Signs

    symbolic of looking for directions or needing direc­tion in life, Jer. 31:21...

  • Silence

    symbolic of a wise person, Prov. 10:19...

  • Silver

    symbolic of pure words and the truth of God, Ps. 12:6. Silver can also mean a high quality ministry, 1Cor. 3:12...

  • Silver cord

    symbolic of a person’s spinal column, Eccl. 12:6...

  • Simulator

    a flight simulator is symbolic of being trained to do a highly skilled activity ...

  • Singing

    this symbolizes thankfulness to God, Ps. 28:7...

  • Sinking

    the sensation of sinking is symbolic of dying, disas­ter, or trouble in life, Jer. 51:64...

  • Sinking ship

    to dream of being on a sinking ship symbol­izes trouble, failing, or impending disaster in your life, 1 Tim. 1:19...

  • Sirens

    symbolic of a warning, Num. 10:9  ...

  • Sister

    symbolic of wisdom, Prov. 7:4...

  • Skating

    symbolic of enjoying life...

  • Skeleton

    symbolic of death. If you are kissing a skeleton in a dream it means you hate wisdom and love death, Prov. 8:36...

  • Skipping

    symbolic of childlike behavior, Job 21:11...

  • Skirt

    to see someone’s skirt lifted up in a dream is symbolic of public humiliation and having weaknesses exposed, Nah. 3:5...

  • Skull

    symbolic of death, Prov. 8:36  ...

  • Sky

    symbolic of separation, Gen 1:6. A dark sky means trouble. A clear sky means peace. A red sky means judgment or war. A purple sky can symbolize the second coming of Christ. The sky can also symbolize ...

  • Skydiving

    symbolic of free-fall in life. If you have a para­chute it symbolizes a safe landing. If your chute will not open it symbolizes putting your hopes in something that will not help you...

  • Slam dunk

    symbolic of performing well in life...

  • Slap

    contempt, Job 16:10...

  • Slaughter house

    symbolic of being butchered mentally or physically by someone...

  • Slavery

    a symbol of oppression, bondage, and sin, Deut. 6:12...

  • Sleeping

    sleeping during a dream may be symbolic of peace or rest from troubles in your life, Prov.19:23. Sleeping while others are working is symbolic of shame, poverty, and un­wise behavior, Prov. 10:5...

  • Sleeping bag

    symbolic of travel or not having a permanent home, Jer. 10:17...

  • Slingshot

    symbolic of fighting spiritual enemies, 1 Sam. 17:50...

  • Slippery path

    symbolic of judgment upon the wicked, Ps. 73:18, or the way of the wicked, Ps.35:6, Ps. 73:18. Also symbolic of calamity and punishment for wicked behavior, Jer. 23:12...

  • Slipping

    symbolic of being envious of arrogant and wicked people, Ps. 73:2-3...

  • Slithering

    to dream of someone slithering is symbolic of demonic influences in that person’s life...

  • Smelter

    symbolic of being tested, Prov. 17:3...

  • Smiling

    symbolic of a joyous heart, Prov. 15:13...

  • Smoke

    symbolic of an irritating, lazy servant, Prov. 10:26. Smoke is also symbolic of how quickly the wicked vanish from their prosperous position, Ps. 37. 16-20...

  • Smooth tongue

    adultery, Prov. 6:24...

  • Snail

    a symbol of a wicked person, Ps. 58:8. Snails can also symbolize slowness...

  • Snake charmer

    to dream of a snake charmer is indicative of needing to be skillful, cautious, and wise, Eccl. 10:11...

  • Snakes

    symbolic of lying spirits and spirits of confusion, Isa. 59:4-5. Adders are symbolic of spiritual or physical en­emies, Jer. 8:17. In Ps. 140:1-3 it says viper poison comes from a person’s mouth. ...

  • Snow

    a symbol of peace, calm, serenity, purity, and clean­ness, Ps. 51:7. A blizzard is symbolic of blindness in a situa­tion or resistance in life...

  • Soap

    cleansing, Mal. 3:2...

  • Soccer

    the game of life or a contest of wills against another group of people...

  • Soft drink

    refreshing...

  • Soil

    symbolic of the condition of a person’s heart, Matt. 13:23. Stones in the soil are symbolic of things that need to be removed from a person's life. ...

  • Soldiers

    symbolic of being in Christian service, 2 Tim. 2:3. Soldiers may also symbolize spiritual enemies, Eph. 6:12...

  • Soot

    desolation, curse, depravation, Lam. 4:8...

  • Sorcerer

    symbolic of demonic influences, Ex. 7:11...

  • Sore

    a symbol of unconfessed sin in a person’s life, Ps. 38:5, Jer. 30:13. Sores can be emotional injuries or pain caused by another person that hasn’t healed...

  • Sour

    a sour fruit or taste is symbolic of sin or doing wrong things, Jer. 31:30...

  • South

    symbolic of approching storms, Job 37:9...

  • Sowing clothes

    symbolic of a good wife or an industrious person, Prov. 31:22...

  • Sowing machine

    symbolic of good deeds towards others, Acts 9:39...

  • Sowing seeds

    to dream of sowing fruit and vegetable seeds can symbolize God’s blessing, Ps. 107:37-38...

  • Space

    symbolic of separation, Gen. 1:6 NLT...

  • Spaceship

    a metaphor for a speedy departure, leaving a job or living situation for another very quickly...

  • Spanking

    symbolic of discipline, Prov.13:24...

  • Sparkplug

    symbolic of igniting spiritual desires...

  • Sparrow

    symbolic of God’s provision, Matt. 10:29...

  • Spear

    a symbol of God’s weaponry against His enemies, Ps. 35:3. A spear tip can also be symbolic of the point of attack...

  • Sphere

    symbolic of a person’s area of influence. 2. Cor. 10:13. The color of the sphere may give you added insight into the meaning of the dream Spider-spiders are demonic spirits; symbols of lies and con...

  • Spider web

    a web can symbolize a trap made of lies and con­fusing information, Isa. 59:4-5   ...

  • Spiral

    a spiral staircase or spiral mountain path is symbolic of progressively moving up or down in life from one area to another...

  • Spirit guide

    a demonic spirit posing as a guide to the super­natural. A spirit guide manifests itself in a dream as a talking animal or a person. Sometimes demons pose as a dead rela­tive...

  • Spit

    contempt, Job 17:6...

  • Splinter

    symbolic of being angry at others over minor things, Matt. 7:5...

  • Sports

    to dream about playing sports can be symbolic of the game of life...

  • Spring

    (season) symbolic of new life, Zech. 10:1...

  • Spring rain

    symbolic of the presence of God, Hosea 6:3  ...

  • Springs of water

    a symbol of a person’s heart, Prov. 4:23. If the water is clear it symbolizes purity of speech. If the water is dirty it symbolizes deceit. Springs may also symbolize the blessing of the Lord, Deut....

  • Spy

    a spy can be symbolic of an enemy of the righteous, Ps. 37:32. Spies are also symbolic of people who influence the opinions of other Christians over issues of church direction and ministry, Num. 13:32...

  • Squatters

    symbolic of evil spirits in possession of something without authority to be there...

  • Staff

    symbolic of power or old age, Zech. 8:1...

  • Staggering

    symbolic of being led away from the truth by a spirit of distortion, Isa. 19:14. Staggering may also symbolize being a drunk, Isa. 28:7  ...

  • Stagnant water

    symbolic of spiritual apathy, Zeph. 1:12...

  • Stairs

    symbolic of a step by step progression towards a goal in life...

  • Standard

    to see a banner or military standard in a dream is a sign and can be good or bad depending on what is written on the standard, Ps. 74:4...

  • Stars

    angels or fallen angels, Judg. 5:20, Rev. 1:20, Rev. 12:4...

  • Statue

    an idol, something you worship, Deut. 27:15...

  • Statue of Liberty

    symbolic of the United States. Also symbolic of the freedom we have in Christ to live under the law of lib­erty, James 1:25...

  • Steering wheel

    symbolic of control over a person’s life. If the wheel is in the back seat it symbolizes someone who wants control over an­other person’s life...

  • Steps

    to dream of steps is symbolic of moving in either the right or wrong direction. If the steps lead upward it can sym­bolize a hard journey. If the steps move downward it can symbolize the path to deat...

  • Sting

    symbolic of the mental torment of demonic oppres­sors, Num. 21:6  ...

  • Stirring

    symbolic of being the cause of strife, mischief, or trouble, Prov. 10:12...

  • Stock market

    trusting in money or a gamble in life...

  • Stomach

    symbolic of the flesh, 1 Cor. 6:13...

  • Stone

    symbolic of Christ, Zech. 3:9. Also symbolic of hardness of heart, Ezek. 11:19...

  • Stone face

    symbolic of being hardened and unrepentant from sin, Jer. 5:3...

  • Stone-wall

    symbolic of an obstacle. If the wall is broken down it can symbolize the need to rebuild something, Prov. 24:31...

  • Stopwatch

    symbolic of being under a time constraint...

  • Store

    a symbol of variety and choices in life...

  • Storehouse

    symbolic of things that are stored but accessible only through God, Job 38:22...

  • Stork

    symbolic of following God’s commands, doing what one is supposed to do, Jer. 8:7...

  • Storm

    representative of distresses in life, Ps. 107:28-29...

  • Straight path

    symbolic of ease in life, being led by God, Jer. 31:9...

  • Strain

    to filter something in a dream is symbolic of worrying about minor details rather than what is important, Matt. 23:24...

  • Straining

    being under duress, Mark 6:48...

  • Straitjacket

    symbolic of spiritual and psychological impris­onment...

  • Strangulation

    strangling yourself can be symbolic of an unsuccessful attempt to take control or move into a position of power, 2 Sam. 17:23. If you are strangling someone else it can symbolize a hatred for that per...

  • Straw

    worthless words or valueless work, Jer. 23:28...

  • Strawberries

    symbolic of a delicacy...

  • Stream

    a stream is symbolic of life with Christ. A stream that is deep when stepped into is symbolic of life flowing from God, Ps. 65:9, Ezek. 47:5...

  • Street

    symbolic of a public area in life. A street can symbolize hypocrisy, Matt. 6:5, or evangelism, Lk.14:23...

  • Street sign

    a sign is a dream symbol designed to point you in a direction or give you a warning or a command...

  • Stretcher

    symbolic of injury or sickness, Lk.5:24  ...

  • Strongman

    this can be a demonic oppressor, Matt 12:29...

  • Student

    if you are a student in a dream it symbolizes a time of learning and submission in your life. If you are dreaming of being around students it can symbolize a position of au­thority over others, Acts ...

  • Studying

    symbolic of a wearisome activity, Eccl. 12:12...

  • Stumbling block

    symbolic of causing someone to sin, Matt. 16:23...

  • Stump

    (tree) symbolic of being cutoff, Job 14:8. A stump can also symbolize a godly remnant, Isa. 6:13 ...

  • Stylus

    symbolic of entrenched habits, Jer. 17:1...

  • Suffocate

    to dream of being suffocated may be indicative of a sleeping disorder or activity from demonic oppressors...

  • Sugar

    symbolic of telling people what they want to hear as opposed to what they need to hear, 2 Tim. 4:3...

  • Suicide

    to dream of killing yourself is symbolic of self-destructive behavior (drinking, drugging, and promiscuity)...

  • Suing

    symbolic of unrighteous behavior, Matt. 5:40...

  • Suit

    symbolic of being serious and highly conscientious about what you do...

  • Sulfur

    God’s judgment against the wicked, Ps. 11:6...

  • Summer

    symbolic of preparation, Prov. 6:8...

  • Summer fruits

    gladness and joy, Isa. 16:9...

  • Sun

    the sun is a reference to someone’s father or Jesus. A bright shining sun is symbolic of God’s goodness and full­ness of life. A dark red, raging, or darkened sun is emblem­atic of the apocalyps...

  • Sun, moon, and stars

    symbolic of order, Jer. 31:35, or your father, mother, and siblings, Gen. 37:9-10...

  • Sunburn

    symbolic of a hard worker, Song. 1:6...

  • Sunflowers

    flowers in bloom are symbolic of an awakening love, Song. 2:7-12   ...

  • Sunglasses

    symbolic of someone who is trying to mask their true feelings, thoughts, and intentions...

  • Sunset

    peace, tranquility, praising God, Ps. 113:3...

  • Superhero

    (Batman, Superman) to dream of being a superhero can symbolize your role in fighting injustice or forces of spiritual wickedness, 2 Cor. 10:4-5 ...

  • Surgery

    symbolic of stripping your life of unwanted things...

  • Surrounded

    if you dream of being surrounded it can sym­bolize being hated and slandered by other people, Ps. 109:3...

  • Swallow

    (bird) symbolic of blessing, peace, or finding the right place to live, Ps. 84:3...