Animals

Alligator – ancient; evil out of the past; danger, destruction; evil spirit; or slander & gossip (big mouth); aggression

Bat– witchcraft; unstable; flighty; fear

Bear – judgment; strength; opposition; an evil spirit that wants something you have; economic loss (as in “a bear market”); Russia

    Polar Bear – religious spirit

Beaver – industrious; busy; diligent; clever, ingenious

Bird – symbol of spirits, good or evil

Bull – persecution; spiritual warfare; opposition, accusation; slander, threat; economic increase (as in a “bull market”)

Camel – endurance; long journey; ungainly (not graceful)

Cat – self-willed; untrainable; predator; unclean spirit; bewitching charm; stealthy, sneaky, or deceptive; something precious in the context of a personal pet

Black Cat – witchcraft

Cheetah – swift or fast; predator, danger; play on word for “Cheater”

Chicken – fear, cowardliness; hen can be protection, gossip, motherhood; rooster can be boasting, bragging, proud; chick can be defenseless, innocent

Colt – bearing the burden of others; or stubbornness

Crab – not easy to approach

Crow (raven) – confusion; outspoken; operating in envy or strife; hateful; unclean; God’s minister of justice or provision

Cow – subsistence; prosperity

Deer – graceful, swift; sure-footed, agile; timid

Dog – unbelievers; religious hypocrites; loyalty, friendship, or faithfulness

Pit bull Dog – ferocious demonic spirit

Donkey – gentle strength, burden bearer; negative – stubborn

Dove – Holy Spirit

Dragon – Satan

Dinosaur – old stronghold, demonic, danger from the past (generational stronghold)

Eagle – prophetic; prophetic calling

Elephant – invincible or thick skinned; not easily offended; powerful; large; having great impact; storing memory; old memory; long pregnancy

Fish – souls of men

Fox – cunning, evil men; sly, sneaky; something that steals from you

Frog – spirit of lust; demon; curse; witchcraft

Goat – sinner; unbelief; stubborn; argumentative; no discernment; negative person; being blamed for something (as in “scapegoat”); positive – prosperity in some cultures

Hawk – predator; sorcerer; evil spirit; a person who is for war

Hare – fast, hasty, quick

Hen – one who gathers, protects

Horse – power, strength, conquest; spiritual warfare

White Horse – salvation; rescue; redeem; royalty

Black Horse – feminine; bad times; evil (Rev 6:5)

Red Horse – persecution; anger; danger; opposition (Rev 6:4)

Leopard – swiftness, sometimes associated with vengeance, predator, danger

Lion – Jesus “Lion of the tribe of Judah”; royalty, kingship, bravery; confidence; Satan seeking to destroy

Lobster – not easy to approach

Mice – something small that bring destruction; devourer, curse, plague, timid

Mole – spiritual blindness

Monkey – foolishness; clinging; mischief; dishonesty; addiction

Mountain Lion – Satan, enemy; predator seeking to destroy

Octopus – Jezebel Spirit because of the tentacles

Ox – slow change; subsistence

Black Panther – high level witchcraft; demonic activity, works in darkness

Pig – ignorance; hypocrisy; religious unbelievers, unclean people; selfish, gluttonous; vicious, vengeful

Raccoon – mischief; night raider; rascal; thief, bandit; deceitful

Ram – sacrifice

Rat – feeds on garbage or impurities; unclean spirit, invader

Raven – evil, Satan

Serpent – Satan & evil spirits

Sheep – the people of God; innocent, vulnerable; humility; submission; sacrifice

Skunk – “stinking up” a situation; unforgiveness, bitterness; bad attitude

Sloth – slow moving; easy prey, vulnerable

Snake – deception, lies; Satan; unforgiveness, bitterness

White Snake – spirit of religion; occult

Sparrow – small value but precious; watched by the Lord

Tiger – danger; powerful minister (both good & evil), soul power, demonic spirit

Tortoise – slow moving; slow change; steady; old; old way of doing something; wise

Turkey – foolish; clumsy; dumb; thanksgiving

Vulture – scavenger; unclean; impure; an evil person; greedy

Weasel – wicked; breaking promises (as in “weaseling out of a deal”); informant or tattletale; traitor

Whale – big impact in the things of the Spirit; going deep in the spirit

Wolf – Satan and evil; false ministries & false teachers; predator