A faithful servant and a great assistance or internal peace. See one being very fat, means good times, felicity near at hand. Very lean ox, means scarcity of grain/famine in the land. To see white oxen at pasture, indicates honor, profit, dignity. To see a red one running wild means imminent danger. A black one signifies madness, peril of life. See oxen at labor, inestimable advantages. See them without horns means disarmed enemies. Oxen that are fighting, commencement of intestine quarrels. See oxen going to water is interpreted as a very bad omen.