Dark Navy is associated with open spaces, freedom, intuition, imagination, expansiveness, inspiration, and sensitivity. Dark Navy also represents meanings of depth, trust, loyalty, sincerity, wisdom, confidence, stability, faith, heaven, and intelligence.
The color Dark Navy has positive affects on the mind and the body. As the color of the spirit, it invokes rest and can cause the body to produce chemicals that are calming and exude feelings of tranquility. Dark Navy helps to slow human metabolism, is cooling in nature, and helps with balance and self-expression. Dark Navy is also an appetite suppressant.
However not all Dark Navys are serene and sedate. Electric or brilliant Dark Navys become dynamic and dramatic, an engaging color that expresses exhilaration. Also, some shades of Dark Navy or the use of too much. Dark Navy may come across as cold or uncaring, and can dampen spirits. Dark Navy can be strong and steadfast or light and friendly. Dark Navy is used to symbolize piety and sincerity in heraldry.
The color Dark Navy in many cultures is significant in religious beliefs, brings peace, or is believed to keep the bad spirits away. In Iran, Dark Navy is the color of mourning while in the West the something Dark Navy bridal tradition represents love.