Axes have a complex range of meanings. Their meaning must be determined from the larger context of any particular dream. Axes are symbols of execution (beheading), and can therefore represent anxieties about being punished or killed. We also speak about being “axed” from our position of employment (job anxiety). In ancient times, axes were made from meteorites, and they were associated with the divinities of the sky and the power expressed by rain (fertility), thunder (power), and lightning (illumination). In the hands of the dreamer, axes are thus symbols of personal power; how they are utilized shows how the individual is using or misusing his or her power.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
Dreams of a hatchet represent that you are chopping down debris that stands in the way of you accessing to your true path; you are cutting through the jungle of your mind to find certainty and clarity. See Knife and Kill.... Strangest Dream Explanations
You can expect a period of disturbing predica- ments, domestic and /or busi- ness, if your dream involved using a hatchet to chop any thing, unless is was used to split kindling wood, in which case it forecasts a reconciliation. To sharpen a hatchet signifies an increased income. See also Ax.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
To dream that you thatch a roof with any quickly, perishable material, denotes that sorrow and discomfort will surround you.
If you find that a roof which you have thatched with straw is leaking, there will be threatenings of danger, but by your rightly directed energy they may be averted.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation