1- To be on top of a hill - and therefore high up indicates we arc aware of our own expanded vision. We have made an efiort to achieve something and are able to survey the results of what we have done, to assess the effect on our environment and the people around us. We have achieved those things that we previously thought impossible, and are able to undertake further work in the light of knowledge we have attained.
To be climbing a hill in the company of others often indicates that we have a common goal, that a journey we possibly thought was ours alone, is actually connected with other people. We can use their knowledge and comradeship to take us to the heights of our being.
To dream that we are going downhill would indicate we are feeling as if circumstances are pushing us in a certain direction. We may be moving from a level of attainment and now feel that - with relaxation of cfi’ort we are not so much in control of our own abilities.
Effort is needed in order to achieve the clarity necessary for us to continue to progress spiritually.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
(Suit of mail) In a dream, a leather shield means the same as a coat of mail, though providing more protection. Buying a leather shield in a dream also means getting married. (Also see Armor; Coat of mail)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
(Armor; Coat of mail) Abroad piece carried by warriors for their protection during their fight. In a dream, a shield means a faithful but an arguing friend. It also represents a well-mannered and a true person, or a sincere person who protects his friends and helps them.
A valuable shield in a dream represents a beautiful and a wealthy wife, or any female acquaintance or relative.
If the shield is worthless in the dream, then it means the opposite. (Also see Armor)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
1- A shield is a symbol of preservation. It can appear in dreams as a warrior’s shield, or as a barrier between the dreamer and the rest of the world.
If we are shielding someone else, then we need to be sure our actions are appropriate and supportive.
If we arc being shielded, we need to be clear as to whether we are crccting the shield or whether it is being erected for us.
2- In myths and legends the Amazonian woman is shown carrying a shield. This symbolises the sheltering, protective aspect of the feminine.
3- In spiritual development the shield appears as a symbol of a particular stage of growth. It is at this point that the individual needs to appreciate that he has control over his own destiny. This symbol often first appears in dreams representing this stage of development.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Dreams of a shield symbolize protection, defensiveness, the ego, and that you are in the midst of conquering your deepest fears. Consider the image(s) depicted on the shield as well as its strength. See Vest and Goddess Athena.... Strangest Dream Explanations
In spiritual development the shield appears as a symbol of a particular stage of growth. It is at this point that we need to appreciate that we have control over our own destiny. This symbol often first appears in dreams representing this stage of development. Consult the entries for barrier and warrior as well as the information on amazon in archetypes in the introduction for further clarification.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: In myths and legends the amazonian woman is shown carrying a shield. This symbolizes woman’s ability to be both protective and assertive.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
To see a shield in your dream, symbolizes emotional and spiritual protection, as well as physical protection. You may be feeling vulnerable and in need of comfort or support.... My Dream Interpretation
General Meaning: A shield is a picture of protection. Positive: A shield is a perfect picture of the protection that we have in the Lord. It is also a picture of faith in the Scriptures.
The two are interlinked.
• When you trust the Lord and have faith in Him, then He can protect you and do mighty things on your behalf.
• Our shield of faith prevents us from coming under the attack of the enemy or under any curse. You do not overcome by sending your own arrows. Rather you just put up your shield of faith! • Ephesians 6:16 Above all, taking the shield of faith, with which you will be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked one.
• Psalms 3:3 But you, O LORD [Yahweh], [are] a shield for me; my glory, and the lifter up of my head.
The only time a shield would be negative is if you saw your shield being taken away. This means that your protection has been removed.
Arrow, Bow, Dart.... The Way of Dreams and Visions