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Burglar Intruder Dream Meanings

What does Burglar Intruder mean in dream?

Burglar, Intruder | Dream Meanings


Burglary is a violation of your personal space. When you dream of this you need to explore whether you are looking after your most valuable possessions including yourself. • Do you feel someone has violated you or stolen from you in some way? Symbolically something you value has been taken away. It can refer to a recent loss of health or some other major life loss.

The Premier in Dream Dictionary by
A warning, i.E.

A sneaky, cunning person who may be disguised as moral, but they walk in spiritual darkness


Dream Dictionary Unlimited by
1. An inner aspect of self.

2. Feelings of invasion, lack of safety.

3. A feeling of troubles, even treachery, afoot.

4. A preoc­cupation with material things.


New American Dream Dictionary by
A sign of demonic activity surrounding your house and family intent on stealing your peace, Jn. 10:10

Christian Dream Symbols by
The need to get something on the sly. Greed (you are “breaking into” yourself). You can’t trust people around you. Somebody is violating the dreamer’s boundaries—emotionally or physically (another person is breaking in). Something new is coming, and there is fear of loss (as in Thrush) through changes. What has the burglar taken from you.7

Little Giant Encyclopedia by
also see Intruder

1- When we become aware of a burglar or intruder in our dreams we are experiencing sonic form of violation of our private space. This may be from external sources or from inner fears and difficult emotions.

2- A part of our psyche may have been ncglectcd, and intrude on our awareness, thus needing attention.

3- Penetration either physical or material is the symbolism here.

Either way, the dreamer should look at circumstances surrounding him


Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary by
If you dream of encountering a burglar, you should guard your actions carefully in connection with plans for buying property.

The Complete Dream Book by
Vision: In a woman’s dream, a burglar shows what she wants to “steal” from life—maybe a few romantic adventures? Maybe a few hours of relaxation? The dream is an indication vou want to get something on the sly, something you can’t get openly. Are you doing this often? Handing a burglar over to the police: you might win in court or get a reward for something. See Thief.

Depth Psychology: The burglar is a shadowy figure threatening your emotional health. Do vou have a bad conscience? Are you afraid (particularly if you are a woman) of sexual intercourse? Do you have secret desires for a sexual adventure?


Dreamers Dictionary by
To dream of seeing or being a burglar is an indication that you are losing your stamina. It can also mean that worries and angst are making it difficult for you to deny others.

Dream Symbols and Analysis by
Beware of treachery among those you trust.

Mystic Dream Book by
See Thief, Vampire and Criminal.

Strangest Dream Explanations by
Intrusion – either on a physical or material level – is intrinsic to the idea of a burglar. Spiritually, there is a violation of our sacred space.

Dream Meanings of Versatile by
Psychological / emotional perspective: A part of our psyche may have been neglected and left to fend for itself. It then intrudes on our awareness seeking attention.

Dream Meanings of Versatile by
Material aspects: When we become aware of a burglar or intruder in our dreams we are experiencing some form of unwelcome attention. This may be from external sources or from our own inner fears and difficult emotions.

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Gives gender - specific: Since traditionally a burglar is perceived to be masculine, in a woman’s dream he may represent the wayward antisocial aspect of the men around her. In a man’s dream, a burglar is more likely to represent his need to control his own sense of impropriety.

Dream Meanings of Versatile by
If you dream of your home, locker or possessions being burglarized, your reputation will be attacked, but if you stand up for yourself things will work out fine. Accidents may happen to the careless after this dream.

My Dream Interpretation by
If you dream of being burglarized, you will need courage to surmount many difficulties in daily life. These are dreams of fear.

To women it has a sexual meaning, that of forced intrusion, which is symbolized by the armed robber.


Psycho Dream Interpretation by
Fears or difficult emotions arising from the unconscious, neglected parts of oneself which if met could change one’s viewpoint to a more mature or inclusive one. Female dream: repressed desire for male panner or sex; or desire for a better sexual relationship. See second example in door under house and buildings.

A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences by
To have your property stolen or broken into during a dream is symbolic of a spiritual thief, Prov. 23:28

Christian Dream Symbols by
To dream that they are searching your person, you will have dangerous enemies to contend with, who will destroy you if extreme carefulness is not practised in your dealings with strangers.

If you dream of your home, or place of business, being burglarized, your good standing in business or society will be assailed, but courage in meeting these difficulties will defend you. Accidents may happen to the careless after this dream.


Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation by
Precarious money matters. Check into your investments and be sure they are sound.

Gypsy Dream Dictionary by
(See Robbery)

Islamic Dream Interpretation by
Vision: Dreaming that your house has been robbed always means that you are violating your body, which affects your vitality and health. Witnessing a robbery: expect an unpleasant surprise. It also suggests you let go of the old and follow a new course. In a woman’s dream, a robbery often suggests a love affair. See Robbery.

Dreamers Dictionary by
1. Fear of future.

2. Sexual interaction, especially with a stranger.

3. Sense of being violated or manipulated by others.

4. Inability to stop worrying about something.

5. A reflection of oneself.


New American Dream Dictionary by
In a dream, an intruder represents a stranger, a low spirited person who is much humiliated by others because of his cast or origin. In a dream, an intruder also may represent a messenger, a lively person, or a restless one.

Islamic Dream Interpretation by
Seeing an intruder breaking into your house or hurting you or someone else can be a very frightening dream. Depending on the level of fear this dream is, at times, a nightmare.

The intruder breaking the law or breaking into your house may be representation of an unconscious part of your psyche. Carl Jung called the negative forces the “shadow.” The intruder may be a symbol of your guilt and self-indulgent attitudes or behaviors. On the other hand, it may represent the more negative side of your nature.

If you had a fearful real-life experience with an intruder through this dream you may be reliving that experience and hopefully letting go of the fear.


The Bedside Dream Dictionary by
The intruder breaking into your house may be representative of your subconscious feelings.

The intruder may be a symbol of guilt and self-indulgent attitudes or behaviors.


Tryskelion Dream Interpretation by
See burglar, intruder.

A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences by
also see Burglar and People

1- As human beings, we arc very conscious of our own personal space. Dreaming of an intruder indicates that we are arc feeling threatened in some way. Often in dreams the intruder is masculine, and this generally indicates a need to defend ourselves.

2- I’o dream of an intruder has an obvious connection with sex and threats to one’s sexuality.

3- Spiritually it is possible to put ourselves in danger of being open to desecration. Our Self is a sacrcd space, but until we understand that it is inviolable, we can be open to challenge.

The intruder is that part of ourselves which does not handle our fears and doubts.


Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary by
Spiritually it is possible to put ourselves in danger of being open to desecration.

The self is a sacred space, but until we understand that it is inviolable, we can be open to challenge.

The appearance of an intruder in dreams can indicate this.


Dream Meanings of Versatile by
Psychological / emotional perspective: To dream of an intruder has an obvious connection with sex and threats to one’s sexuality.

The intruder is also that part of ourselves that does not handle our fears and doubts properly, but makes us feel insecure. In dreams, this figure needs to be challenged.


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Material aspects: As human beings, we are very conscious of our own personal space. Dreaming of an intruder or prowler indicates that we are feeling threatened in some way.

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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.

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The intruder in a woman’s dream is often a personification of her own animus. In a man’s dream it characterizes his shadow. In either case it suggests the need for a change in attitude in order for the dreamer to be able to have a full and meaningful relationship with himself. You may like to consult the entry for burglar as well as the individual entry.

Dream Meanings of Versatile by
To see an intruder in your dream, represents your feelings of guilt. Consider also what unfamiliar feelings or thoughts may be breaking into your peace of mind.

My Dream Interpretation by
Dreams of an intruder represent that you are processing and venting your fears of being hurt or having your boundaries violated.

The intruder can also represent your unintegrated shadow that will continue to threaten you until you face and embrace it.

If you dream of being the intruder, then your dream is giving you the message to only go where you are invited, and not to waist your time and energy attempting to put your energy where it is not desired or appreciated. See Integration Dreams and Burglar.


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