The neck signifies power, honor, happiness, wealth, and excellent inheritances.
To dream that the neck is becoming larger and thicker than is ordinary, without being deformed, should the dreamer be a person of influence or station, or of rank in society, it denotes joy and pleasure in good company, good news from wished for quarters, and success in business enterprises.
To a person in mean condition such a dream forewarns an approach of wealth, a change in social position and future rejoicing.
To dream of the neck being withered or contracted, denotes precisely the reverse of all these significations.
Should anyone dream of having the neck or throat bound or pressed by the hands of another, it is a sign of very bad omen, and announces that the dreamer will fall into the power, or beneath the machination of the individual compressing with the hands.
To dream of the neck awry, in such a manner that the head leans more on one side than the other, is a sign of misfortune, of shame, and of damage.
To dream of having the neck inflamed, swollen by a tumor, or afflicted by an abscess, signifies certain sickness.
To dream of having three heads on one neck, prognosticates a rise to power, moral dominion and state honors.
Should anyone dream of having the neck broken or severed by thieves or assassins, it forewarns loss of children, of relatives, or heirs, or of worldly wealth, and should the dreamer be a woman, it announces loss of jewelry or other household valuables.
Should a person dream that he is strangled or decapitated by a judgment of a court, or other decree of law, it is a sign that he will be delivered from sorrow, sadness, or misery, or otherwise extricated from some unpleasant difficulty. This dream, however, bears a reverse interpretation in the case of financiers, speculators, money lenders, tradesmen, and contractors.
To dream of having the throat cut without experiencing death, signifies hope and good success in undertakings.
To dream of cutting off a man's head signifies safety in business ventures, or vengeance upon enemies.
To cut the head off a chicken or bird, announces joy, festivities, recreations, and great amusement.
To dream of seeing the head of a lion, or of a wolf, or any other wild animal, is a good omen to the dreamer, as he will most gloriously terminate his contemplated designs, be victorious over his enemies, and be feared and respected by his relatives.
To dream of having one's head in his hands, signifies loss of children or relatives. If the dreamer be not married, it is an omen of more favorable import, yet still bad.
To dream of dressing, decorating, or ornamenting the head, as a general thing, announces success in business.