Symbolic of covering and protection, Ps. 91:4. A person or creature with feathers within a dream may be an evil spirit Also, click to see other meanings of this dream.Feathers A reminder of messages already given to you. Feathers White feathers foretell success; dark feathers, the reverse (Artemidorus). A symbol of power, and in Egypt the emblem of truth, goodness and knowledge.Acquiring the Feathers or Eggs of a Ring-dove If he acquires its feathers or eggs by trapping it, it means he will coin some deceptive methods of trapping a woman.