Arrow - Dream Dictionary

What Arrow means in your dream?

Uncover Hidden Dream Meanings



An arrow is a shaft which is sharpened at the front and has vanes on the back it can be used for both sports and as a weapon.

If you dream of an arrow in most cases, it has a positive interpretation because it is associated with success. It could be a sign that you are confident in your romantic emotions.  A dream of this nature is followed by happy times in waking life: festivals, entertainments, and pleasant journeys. Suffering will be a thing of the past for you. So enjoy whatever comes your way while it lasts because you never know what is around the corner. In our modern world, many people don't use arrows,  ancient drill dictionaries suggest that the arrow is considered a positive omen.  it can often be associated with positivity and success in a work context. If you are shooting an arrow towards an animal or a person it is associated with your emotions. To just see a bow and arrow in your dream indicates that you are going to have to make an important decision soon. The path of your decision will be rather clear but it is important to understand that whatever path you choose will be positive.


An arrow in your dream can denote your targets, which you have set for your goals. If the arrow happens to hit you in your dream, it foretells to exposure or release of some tension and pressure. Check out the body part where the arrow hit.

If in your dream you happen to see a broken or old arrow, it denotes disappointments and a relationship that has gone sour. You could have changed your mind about a particular decision. It can also suggest contemplating a new career.

An arrow with two heads in your dream implies that you are facing opposing viewpoints and ideas, but either way, you need to consider both sides. Romantically, an arrow represents the penis and its ability to penetrate thus it could be an indication that, you have a bliss in your sexual life and both you and your partner are getting maximum satisfaction.


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In this dream…

  • You see an arrow with fletchings and a nock.
  • You see a medieval arrow.
  • Someone is taking a shot with a bow and arrow.
  • You use a shaft straightener.
  • You practice by using a projectile point.
  • The arrow is blunt.
  • You point an arrow at a target.

Detailed dream interpretation

If you see an arrow with fletchings and a nock in your dream, indicates the energy which is directed towards your goal or the action you are taking towards accomplishing something. It implies that you will achieve something. You could be making an attempt to reach a target which you have set for yourself. It could be a specific goal you have set for yourself.

If you see a medieval arrow in your dream, it indicates the male sexual symbol of a penis and its ability to penetrate. It could be associated with male violence and aggression. Something that goes straight to the mark. It is a dream which shows how you should reach your targets, which you have set for yourself. It is a warning that you should concentrate on one particular goal before moving to the next. If the arrow shoots you, it could mean that you have a secret enemy whom you should struggle to know before he does any harm to you.


Someone taking a shot with a bow and arrow denotes taking action towards your goal or outcome. It could be that you are targeting or singling out something. To reach out for your goals, you will have this particular dream which is a motivation that, you need to soldier on without having to think too much of past mistakes. If you are hit by the arrow in the dream, it means that you are feeling vulnerable to the person who happens to have hit you by the arrow especially if you have the dream early in the morning hours or it keeps recurring.  to see a broken arrow in your dream is a suggestion that you may encounter some difficulties romantically. To shoot arrows or see a war zone where arrows are being shot in the sky suggests that you are going to encounter some difficulties in your social life.

If you use a shaft straightener in your dream is an indication of your upward or downward movement as far as your goals in life are concerned. If the shaft straightener is moving downward, then it means you are in the wrong direction, and you might be unable to achieve your goals in life. If the shaft straightener is moving upward, then that is a good sign that you are heading in the right direction to achieve your goals. It could be that you are doing the right thing at your place of work, making sure that you stick to the terms and condition of the contract.

If you practice your bow and arrow skills by aiming for a projectile point in the dream it foretells taking action towards an outcome or goal. You could be targeting or singling out something to reach out to your goals. You need to focus on one goal at a time, and this will bring out desired results. If the arrow hits you, it could denote that, you are a target of a malicious plan by those around you and this should serve as a warning so that you take precautions. If the arrow you are using to practice breaks, it could be an indication of the “fear of failure” which is making it impossible for you to reach your perceived goals. It is a dream which could denote that, you are going to have some failures in your romantic life.

Seeing a blunt arrow in your dream can denote that, you are confident in your emotions as far as romance is concerned. You are likely to trust the emotions and feelings of your partner.

If you point an arrow at a target in your dream, it implies that your issues and problems are pointing at you and it seems like you don’t have a solution for them. It could denote an insight into the direction you should take in life. It could also mean that you will have to intensify your social life; it is normally true especially if you have the dream in the early morning hours of the night. It is a dream that foretells that you are lonely in waking life.  If in the dream you happen to hit your target, it implies that you are going to have an interesting sexual adventure in life. If you happen to miss the target in your dream, it means that you are going to have a failure in your personal life.


Feelings Associated with the Dream

Satisfaction. Angry. Strong. Love. Targeted. Sexual pleasures. Lonely. Loved. Failure. Confident. Energetic

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