See Palace, Fort. On one hand, and as far back as the Middle Ages, the city has been a well-known symbol for Mother, since cities provide protection and resources and are usually surrounded by a wall (uterus). On the other hand, it may also stand for Father and “father state.” It is a symbol of progress on the road to self-development, as well as a symbol of the emotional environment of the dreamer.
A large city represents a source of contact, a hectic lifestyle, and stress. According to Freud, a symbol of woman.