To see an armed guard in your dream represents rational thinking. You are being cautious and practical. The dream may also be on pun that you need to be "on guard" or alert about a situation.
To see a prison guard in your dream suggests that your belief and/or your way of thinking is restricting your own growth. Your fear of making mistakes is preventing you from experiencing life.
If one sees himself guarded in a dream, it means complications in his life, business, security or health. If one is experiencing difficulties at that time, then his dream means relief and reversal of his condition for the better. Being guarded in a dream also may mean status, rank or peace for the guarded and difficulties for his guard.
To see or dream that you are a security guard suggests that you are seeking security in some situation or relationship. The dream is compensating for the lack of security in your waking life. Alternatively, the dream means that there is something of value that you want to protect.
To dream of a guard dog represents feelings about other people being protective and alert. A guard dog may reflect a fear or risk of being told on. Someone is being protective of someone else's need to be respected. Feeling the potential for someone to become very angry, dangerous, or irrational if you don't respect them.
To dream of having guard dogs for yourself may represent friends, parents, or lookouts that are protecting you. Negatively, it may a heightened sense of insecurity about being embarrassed or disrespected. Scaring people away who try to get close to you.
To dream of a guard dog on a leash represents feelings about potential embarrassment for doing something you are not supposed to be doing. Feeling that you can safely tread around an issue as long as you don't do too far. Feeling that someone else's personal boundaries are being made clear.
Negatively, a guard dog on a leash may reflect false threats or overprotective swagger. A angry person who can't really be a serious as they make you feel they could. It may also reflect realistic limitations that prevent you from carrying out a serious threat to stay away.
To dream of the coast guard may represent feelings about situations in your life where there is a need to insure the safe or honest navigation of uncertain events. Feeling responsible for insuring that uncertain problems are confronted smoothly. Taking control of situations that have become too uncertain for other people to deal with. Watching out for others to make sure problems don't get worse.
Negatively, the coast guard in a dream may be a sign that you are too concerned with taking control over uncertain situations that other people need to deal with on their own. Feeling the need to manage people and keep them confronting their problems safely. Alternatively, it may reflect your attempts to cheat or ignore other people's boundaries to avoid uncomfortable situations or unpleasant confrontations. Feeling embarrassed that you can't avoid an uncertain or problematic situation by deceptive means.
Example: A woman dreamed of being on a coast guard boat. In waking life she was staying in the home of friends who were about to go on vacation, when those friends started to fight putting their much needed vacation in jeopardy. She felt the need to do whatever she could to safely manage the turbulent relationship situation so the couple would still go on vacation.
In a dream, a prison guard represents repercussions that could influence the veiling or unveiling of secrets.
A personal guard in a dream represents night vigil, prayers, constant remembrance of God Almighty and invoking His attributes. On the other hand, seeing one’s personal guard in a dream may mean evil or blatancy.
Standing as a night guard in a dream means obeying God’s commands and following the avenues of righteousness. If a sick person sees himself returning from his night guard shift in a dream, it means that he will recover from his illness.
Seeing a knife handle or a sword haft in a dream means that one still has a property or a minimum amount of property, including but not limited to livestock, gold, silver, or cash savings that is subject to the obligatory (Zakat) alms tax.
If a notable or a public figure sees his keepers of the gates, or his personal guards standing-up in a dream, it means that they are performing their duty correctly. If they are sitting in the dream, it means that they are failing their duties. The governor’s keeper of the gate in a dream represents glad tidings. Usually he represents a notable person, or a great person who is sought for advice, whereby both great and little people depend on him for access. The keeper of the gate in a dream also represents abeyance, or blocking one’s access.
In a dream, a rural warden represents a rich person. If he looks at walnut trees in the dream, it means that he will control business interests for foreign people. If a warden looks at glass in a dream, it means that he will guard women’s interests.