Human bones an omen of death in the family (Artemidorus) ; a Christian symbol of death, mortality Related DreamsBones Symbolic of spiritual death and hopelessness, Ezek. 37:11. A broken bone can symbolize a wound inflicted by God, Ps. 51:8The Flesh, Skin and Bones of a Crocodile These symbolises wealth belonging to a person’s enemy. Acquiring any of these means he will acquire assets from his enemy.