Dream Interpretation Otter | Dream Meanings
Native American: The feminine power of water. Also gracefulness and playfulness.
Forgetfulness or lacking closure. Otters are known to take one or two bites from their food, then leave the rest behind when distracted by something else.
(see Bird, Feathers, Flying, Wings)
The ability to traverse the figurative darkness in your life.
As a companion and messenger to the Greek goddess Athena, an owl may presage new artistic abilities or the development of a warrior’s spirit.
A type of death dream. In Greece» dreaming of an owl foretold of death, the Vedic god of the dead sometimes sent owls as messengers, and the Celts associated owls with the god of the underworld.
Native Americans call owls the “night eagle,’” and consider them a symbol of silent observation with potentially deceitful motivations.
In Hopi tradition, the gift of an owl feather bestows truthfulness on the receiver. By accepting such a token in a dream, you accept yourself.
The ability to see what others are trying to hide from you, as the owl’s golden yellow eyes pierce the night.
Moving silently, or remaining silent in a situation. Owls are considered silent fliers.
Snow owls in particular are able hunters, representing the instinct to know where your sustenance lies, and how to effectively reach it.
Disagreeable and dangerous acquaintances (Gypsy).
Ancient cultures saw the otter as a pure, holy creature and to see an otter in a dream suggests an ability to adapt to circumstances without ‘drowning’ and to clearly see what is really going on under the surface of everyday life.
Playful, joyful part of emotional self; learn to swim with ease and playfulness through the emotional seas of life rather than fearing and dreading your experiences.
Whether in or out of the water, this animal in your dream is telling you to conserve your resources now because you’ve got some rainy days ahead.
Both maids and matrons may be confident of the most tender attentions from their sweethearts or husbands if they dream oi seeing an otter swimming.
To see otters diving and sporting in limpid streams is certain to bring the dreamer waking happiness and good fortune. You will find ideal enjoyment in an early marriage, if you are single; wives may expect unusual tenderness from their spouses after this dream.
Dreams of an otter symbolize joy, playfulness, and buoyancy. Because the otter lives in and near water this symbolizes creativity and that you are in touch with your feminine essence.
Seeking an unconventional job.
False friends will hurt your feelings, but not your fortunes.
Whether in or out of the water, dreaming of an otter means you need to conserve your resources now because you’ve got some rainy days ahead.
To dream of otters represents joy and wealth. You will experience bliss or unusual gentleness with your loved one.
The otter is uniquely equipped to exist within its chosen element of water and to be able to gain subsistence from its surroundings, all things we may need to develop.
One who likes to play more than to work
The otter as a symbol is all about joy and playfulness. As a creature that lives in water, the otter connects to the feminine principle and being grounded in the earth. Otters play in the waters of emotion and unconscious expression, and when they appear in a dream, they remind us that the aspects of life that are emotional in nature are to be approached with lightheartedness and reveled in.