Below you can find a list of symbolic meanings for different things. When you see something around you or in your dreams it can be sometimes interpreted as symbolism. Things can have symbolic meaning that help sends you messages or help you on your journey. Symbolism can be helpful in challenging times, just for fun, or even helpful in understanding symbolism in different religions like in the bible, literature, songs, art, and Christianity. There are various types of symbolism such as metaphors, similes, allegories, archetypes, personifications, hyperboles, irony, and more. If you are new to symbolism, it is the practice of using art, an object, or a word to portray an idea. It can help describe a mood, feeling, or what you are thinking.