1. Strength and virility. 2. Construction and building. 3. Fertility and growth. 4. A need or desire to be listened to or understood.
1. Ready to break down or break up obstacles one faces. 2. A powerful weapon at one’s command.
Symbol of authoritatively asserting opinions
(Goldsmith; Leather craftsman; or any craft using a hammer and a chisel.) An engraver in a dream represents knowledge and pursuit of the prophetic traditions. In a dream, an engraver also means deception, trickery and imposing credulity upon others through dishonesty. A stone carver in a dream represents someone who deals with people of ignorance. […]
In a woman’s dream the hammer may signify masculine authority, though in a man’s dream it will be more to do with his creativity. The labrys may appear when we are attempting to balance the various drives and motivations we have.
(Claw hammer; Mallet; Sledge; Stone hammer) A hammer in a dream represents the one who has the upper hand, advantage, or influence. Holding a hammer in a dream means receiving honor and great benefits. A hammer in a dream also represents one’s helper and it could mean money for one who uses it to earn […]
In dreams the hammer will signify the judicial application of force rather than out-and-out aggression. Haephestos, a greek forge god, crafted beautiful artefacts for his fellow gods with the use of the hammer.
Dreaming of hammers or blunt instruments highlights the more aggressive and masculine side of our nature. There may be the feeling that there is an aspect of our personality that needs crafting or shaping if we are to function effectively.