The foundation that gives spiritual nourishment, i.E. Jesus christ is the root of a christian; see “foundation” Related DreamsRoot A symbol of a righteous person, Prov. 12:3. A root can also be the cause of something. If the root has fruit it symbolizes a good person. If the root is dry it symbolizes evil, Hosea 9:16, A root is also symbolic of being firmly planted, Jer. 12:2Root To dream of eating them denotes mental disorder (Gypsy). See tradition of Nebuchadnezzar.