A yellow bird symbolizes joy and a positive outlook on life. Depending on the type of bird, be it a canary, finch or any other yellow bird, the meaning differs slightly. However, the overall meaning of joy remains the same.
Yellow birds are often used in movies and books to symbolize joy and happiness. Some yellow birds do have slightly different meanings depending on their context. For example, the finch often symbolizes peaceful days on the horizon. A canary is often linked to the start of a new relationship or growing closer to a significant other.
Birds in general have always symbolized hopes, aspirations and goals not only in people's waking hours but also in dreams. For example, dream interpreters say that dreaming of birds flying or chirping represents love, harmony, joy and ecstasy. Some even believe that birds help to express spiritual freedom or psychological liberation. In this case, a bird symbolizes that a weight has been lifted off the shoulders of the dreamer.
Birds do not always symbolize hopes and goals in dreams. For example, dreaming of a dead bird often symbolizes disappointment. It stands to reason that if a bird flying represents a person's goals and ambitions, the death of a bird symbolizes an unwanted outcome or the failure to meet a goal.