The lance is a phallic image initially of solar, and later of spiritual, power. Related DreamsLancelot, Lance Attentive, helpfulLance 1. A phallic symbol. 2. To be resolute in opinions and beliefs, taking a stand. 3. Relief comes in a pressure situation (as in “to lance a boil”).Lance A dream of trouble and tragedy (Raphael) ; an erotic dream (Jung) ; Christian symbol of martyrdom; Greek symbol of the god Mars.