Dreaming of a guitar can have many associations in waking life. Understanding the meaning of a guitar as a dream symbol can give you insight into what may be going on in your daily life.
Dream symbol, meaning of a guitar
Guitars are often associated with music. Music is very powerful and there are many different types of music. By paying attention to the other objects, people, and events in a dream, you can gain a lot of insight into what this dream might mean to you.
Creativity and expression:
Which means it is used for expression and communication. Music can be a great way to express one’s feelings and ideas. Music is a language, and the sound of the guitar is a way of communicating what you might not otherwise be able to put into words. The guitar is a stringed musical instrument, where the strings are strummed to produce a sound.
For many people, this can be related to spiritual expression. The meaning of the guitar, because of these strings, is that it is an expression of frequency, vibration, and creation. Many people can also often associate this instrument used in religious ceremonies and celebrations, such as a traditional popular mass.
Peace and harmony:
The strings of a guitar often vibrate together in harmony. When a person plays a guitar, he often plays several different notes at once, which creates a chord where all the notes go well together. Listening to music or seeing someone play the instrument in a dream can mean that things are peaceful and that it is a time of harmony and happiness.
Power and feelings amplified
If the guitar you see in the dream is an electric guitar and it is connected to a guitar amplifier or sound speaker, it may be a sign of something being amplified in your life. It can also be a sign of wanting to make your message stronger and reach a specific audience.
Community and meetings
The guitar is often used in social situations, such as singing around a campfire with friends or playing during a community gathering for a concert. If there is a crowd or a group of people in your dream of a guitar, it could symbolize your desire to connect and unify with others.
Here are some common guitar dreams:
- Dreaming of someone playing the guitar can symbolize harmony and peace in your life.
- Dreaming of a broken guitar: it can symbolize your lack of creative inspiration, or disappointments in your life. You may have trouble communicating your true feelings with someone.
- Dreaming of a guitar case: A guitar case in a dream can mean that you are hiding your true feelings or perhaps you do not feel comfortable expressing and communicating something to others.
- Dreaming of playing the guitar shows that you express yourself creatively or want to find a creative way to say what you feel. An electric guitar is often a symbol related to power and passionate feelings.
- Dreaming of playing guitar in a group setting, such as a concert or small group, can mean joining and connecting with others.
- Dreaming about the neck of the guitar: If you dream of the neck of the guitar or the guitar has more necks, it can mean that you are taking risks or exploring something new in your life. Literally, the guitar neck in the dream can mean that you are “sticking your neck out there” to be seen or heard.
Sayings and phrases related to what it means to dream of guitars:
Air guitar: It is an expression used when someone pretends to be a rock star or pretends to make music, even if they are simply using their hands. In a dream, this could be a symbol to signify that you are using your imagination or inventing something new and creative. It could also mean that you need to find a way to make your dreams come true.
Along the chain: This can mean to follow or accompany someone in some way. Sometimes this can mean that someone is being deceived or lying. This phrase is most commonly used in unpleasant business relationships and meeting/dating a new romantic interest who may not be giving the full picture or the truth of their true feelings.
How to interpret your dream of a guitar
The best way to understand what a guitar means in your dream is to think about your personal associations and feelings with the instrument.
Is there anyone you know who plays the guitar?
For many people, a guitar can sometimes appear as a symbol of someone you currently know or once knew. Maybe you have a family member who plays the guitar or you play it yourself. Many times the guitar can appear in a dream as a symbol of this person.
What parts of the guitar are most noticeable in a dream?
Sometimes in a dream our attention is on a very specific feature or characteristic of an item. Some common guitar parts and their examples below:
- If you dream of guitar frets , it is possible that your dream is related to your current location and expression in life.
- Guitar strings can be related to vibration, harmony, or even the connection between you and others.
- The bridge of the guitar can relate to your location in life – do you cross any bridges in your life literally or metaphorically? This can sometimes mean that you are ready for change or something new.
- In tune or out of tune: Do you dream of a guitar that is in tune or out of tune? An out of tune guitar can suggest that you are seeking or need a better harmony in your life that better aligns with your personal purpose and truth.
How is the guitar? How does it make you feel?
In addition to various parts of the guitar having meaning, often the appearance and sound of the guitar can give you insight to help you understand what this symbol may mean to you on a personal level.
- Wood Type : Many guitars are made with ebony, rosewood, mahogany, and other exotic woods. Sometimes when a person experiences a guitar in a dream, the type or color of the wood is very prominent. This could mean that he is looking for a natural solution to a problem or challenge in life.
- Guitar color: Many electric guitars come in all sorts of colors and designs. A pink guitar can have a different meaning than a yellow one, for example. Understanding color symbolism can give you additional information if there was a certain prominent color present in the dream.
- Sound: Does the guitar make any sound? Is it a good sound or a bad sound?
What other things do you remember during sleep?
Often what you feel in the dream can help you understand how you feel about a situation in your current life. If you dream that you are stressed or sad in the dream, ask if there is anything currently going on in daily routines that might share similar feelings.