From an emotional perspective, in dreams the elderly can be accorded respect and may represent knowledge, power and understanding.
Elder / ElderlyThe elders in a tribal society traditionally had the wisdom of age and experience.Spiritually, therefore, they had the right to guide others.This gives a similar significance to them as authority figures today.It is in this sense that the wise old man represents an inner wisdom.
Elder / ElderlyThe elderly in dreams can symbolize old fashioned or outdated values and methods of operating, as well as those that are to be honoured.
Elder / ElderlyIn a woman’s dream the elders or the elderly may suggest a more matriarchal aspect.In a man’s dream this may be more paternalistic.It will, of course, depend on whether the gender of the dream figures is recognized.
Elderly personAn unknown elderly person in a dream represents one’s good luck, happiness and one’s assiduity and diligence.If the unknown elderly person looks strong in the dream, he represents one’s strength. Otherwise, if he looks feeble, then he represents one’s weakness. Whatever physical conditions an elderly person is seen with in…
Elderly1. Feeble. 2. Wise. 3. Seek out someone who’s experienced to get help with a problem.
ElderlyTo see an elderly person is symbolic of wisdom and understanding, Ps. 119:100