Death dream meanings

  • Death - Association: The end of a cycle; The end. Question: What is it that already over? General Meanings: The dream has a lot to do with the death ,when it wants to frighten the dreamer. The main thing is that people know about the death, that it exists, but does not realize it and when they dream of the death, it overwhelms them. They experience how short life actually is, and it can be over any time, any second. Usually the death in dreams symbolizes the big changes and/or the end of something in dreamer’s life. However, the changes and... (read more)
  • Teeth (tooth) - ...that symbol stand for the loss of virginity or inhibition in interpersonal relationships. Teeth that are falling in the dream may also indicate feelings of guilt in love. Menopause period According to the latest American scientists research, teeth also have something to do with menopause in women and men, especially when they have seen teeth in several dreams in a row, of a person who is going through menopause period. Bad luck and death We also add the modern understanding how ancient Egyptian dream researchers explain. The falling teeth announces misfortune or the death of a relative. Traditional Meanings: European... (read more)
  • Cemetery (graveyard) - Association: Death,Transformation Question: What is above me? What is over in myself? General Meanings: Buried past and painful feelings Each of us have a grave for loved one in the cemetery. However we all have cemetery inside ourselves, many graves of lost hopes, desires, farewell. This can indicate buried thing or thoughts in your life. The meaning of the dreams of the cemetery is clear: we talk about the place of the dead. Trying to solve the problems with the help of the death people Who goes to a grave through the cemetery, he seeks to visit a world... (read more)
  • Swan - ...To dream of the swan, the meaning of such dream can be explained depending on the color of the swan. White swan symbolizes the ability to feel deep feelings and emotions. The white color also shows the purity and innocence, also shows good relationships between the dreamer and the environment he is in. The white color also denotes to idealism and desire for perfection. Black swan have the meaning of death and misfortune. Sometimes it might indicate the mask people wear to protect themselves. Because in these days people have less and less privacy, sometimes they wish to be unknown... (read more)
  • Dead father - ...this dream begins with fundamental associations of dead father: a) 1. Security; 2. Power; 3. Authority; – that stand as the symbolism of father; b) 1. Spirituality; 2. Purification; 3. Intelligence; – that is for the death. The general meaning of dead father dream has significance of authoritative powerful security and perfectly pure intelligent spirituality. That is from both sides exceptional good symbolism and portends outstanding happiness in various areas of the dreamer’s life. So, for physical aspects it means that you are protected and being in calm, safe, careful and peaceful environment. You have fair success in your career,... (read more)
  • Death of a father while he is alive - Dreaming about the death of the father of the grandfather while he is alive It is strong dream. The dream about the death of a relative is the realization of deep hidden expectation that the death is not avoidable and the acceptance of it before it happens is the solution to the inevitable changes of life. Generally, the creation of such experience while we are dreaming is based on amazing ability of our subconscious mind to prepare us so that we become more stronger and capable to bear anything who might seem first unbearable. In other words, the dream about... (read more)
  • Afraid - ...something. Other interpretation of monster in dream clearly tells that the dreamer can have some kind of phobia or energy eating fear in himself or meaningless stress in his environment. Afraid of Events Shocking life events If tornado, storm, lightning, blizzard, earthquake – Dreaming about being afraid of earthly disasters indicates socking life events in the dreamer ‘s waking life. But in other hand such dreams can be induced by external stimulus and show that, while you was asleep, real storm, rain or lightning was outside. Thanatophobia, intoxication, traumas If scared of own death – Dreaming of being afraid of death or... (read more)
  • Corpse (Dead body,Cadaver) - General Meanings: Thoughts about death The dream about the death is not so terrible such as a corpse. The corpse is more than dead, it doesn’t have the life any more. Probably you have been thinking about your death and your mortality, that is why the corpse can appear in your dreams. Unique abilities Although the dream about a corpse or dead body may mean that you have hidden and buried abilities and talents, which you are afraid to show, because you want to be accepted in the society. Psychological Meanings: Hazard symbol The dreams of funeral and death... (read more)
  • Coffin - Association: Includes the end Question: What am I ready to bury? General Meanings: The importance of death When the coffin appears in the dream, then the dreamer remembers his mortality. Such a dream symbol is used to recognize the importance of death and the rites related with this. Perhaps the dreamer successfully came up with “the death” of relationship, now he can pure or overcome a sense of loss. Luck and Worries Coffin also urges to bury the past, so that you can make life more carefree. If you lie in the coffin, this announces you luck, but you... (read more)
  • Grave - General Meanings: You have to handle with the problems do not run away The dream of a grave is an indication that the dreamer must consider his feelings which are connected with the death. Grave represents that you edged out the unpleasant feelings such as fear and insecurity deeper into unconscious. But the dream prompts you to handle with these conflicts. Partly fear of own death or of another people is expressed in it. Psychological Meanings: Fear The grave as a dream symbol stands for existential fear and resignation, this is the last place of refuge, where he looks... (read more)
  • Animals - ...the animal: Monkey – this animal shows the playful, childish, curious and mischievous side of dreamers personality. Sometimes monkeys are seen as aggressive animals, but in reality it just the consequence of curiosity, therefore the dream may show the nosy aspects of his personality. Bear – this animal represents independence, death, rebirth and power. Polar bear symbolizes the rebirth of your personality. Consider that the bears have very strong instinct of motherhood. It shows how devoted and loving they are when it comes to dealing with the family. The dream could show the important role of motherhood in your life... (read more)
  • Crow - General Meanings: In General crow mostly symbolizes strife, failure or death. Screaming crows in a dream are considered as signs of loss or major changes in the intimate relationships that might affect the dreamer. Alternatively lots of crows may indicate happiness and announce huge development. Psychological Meanings: A crow is a symbol of a ( perceived as aggressive ) woman. Usually the confrontation the dreamer has is related to the woman and the dreamer is always a man. Traditional Meanings: European (Judeo-Christian) The crow in the dreams usually denotes to death, sad news and negative aspects of your personality.... (read more)
  • Transformation - ...dreamer. However, it means the death of him, when he sees a superhuman size of the thing; if you dream a child, that he was  small and had grown, became an adult. This is not good the death is near, somebody is going to die. When the old man dreams that he became a child, it is a bad sign. It means his death. A good sign, however it is for a man – to be a youth, and for the youth to become a boy. Changes for both ages are youthful. It brings happiness when the boy transforms into... (read more)
  • Bed - ...emotional range of pathogens. Depending on the circumstances behind it but also have the following meanings, which are partly based on ancient Indian sources: – important is the size of the bed. It fills the whole space, for example, this means that the dreamer of sexuality in his life too much importance attaches. – Is the bed too narrow or too small, the opposite is the case. – Your own empty bed says something about the emotional loneliness of the dreamer. – A strange empty bed to indicate an impending death or other misfortune in the family or another calamity... (read more)
  • Water - ...in prices or gains of war. Water helps for everything to come to life. Water in dreams represents a semen, a birth, a life. Water can symbolize a marriage, a fertility and a delivery of one or more children. Water can be lifegiver and sustainer or it can be a deadly foe and lifetaker. Water is the same in dreams as it is on the earth. On one side, water is symbol of purity, peace and justice, but on the other – symbol of worries, pain, sorrow or destruction and death. Association: Live-giving and vitalizing; Releasing and cleaning; Flexibility and... (read more)
  • Deceased father - ...associations of dead father: a) 1. Security; 2. Power; 3. Authority; – that stand as the symbolism of father; b) 1. Spirituality; 2. Purification; 3. Intelligence; – that is for the death. The general meaning of dead father dream has significance of authoritative powerful security and perfectly pure intelligent spirituality. That is from both sides exceptional good symbolism and portends outstanding happiness in various areas of the dreamer’s life. So, for physical aspects it means that you are protected and being in calm, safe, careful and peaceful environment. You have fair success in your career, business or any professional activity.... (read more)
  • Bleed to death (Exsanguination) - Traditional Meanings: European (Judeo-Christian) Warning if bleeding – In your dream you are bleeding then this goes as a sign to be attentive with your health or property because you may have worries about that. Hindu (Hinduism) Danger if you are bleeding – You are bleeding in your dream then you will come to danger you have to be very careful in order to avoid disaster; Watch your property if dream of bleeding – The dream about bleeding denotes that you will suffer from big losses be aware of your money and property. Arabian (Islamic) Difficult period if... (read more)
  • Islamic Ring - ...The king’s ring in a dream represents his kingdom and power. Cutting off a tight ring with a pair of pliers in a dream means the end to one’s authority. Any incrustations on one’s ring in a dream represent his goals. If the gemstone of one’s ring falls in a dream, it may mean the death of his child, or the loss of his business. A broken ring in a dream means divorce. Wearing a ring made of iron in a dream means that one will receive benefits though with great strain on him. Wearing a golden ring carrying a... (read more)
  • Burial (interment) - General Meanings: The mourning time The dream of a burial is an indication that the dreamer has come with feelings about death. It is not necessarily about your own death, it may be of another man. The dream may be a sign for the fact that there is a need to mourn because of an event or a person in the past. This time of mourning will give you an ability to forge plans for the future and to bury the pain and the past. Wish to forget sad things The dream of a burial or an interment can... (read more)
  • Eagle - ...in the sky – This means that he will get the positions of honor; Marriage if a woman sees flying and circling in the air – For woman this dream announces that she has chance to marry a respectable person; Freedom if see a high-flying eagle – The high fly symbolizes that through courage and perseverance you can achieve more freedom; Joy if eagles circling at high altitude – This dream announces a big pleasant surprise; Death if eagle is standing – The standing eagle in the dream, announces about death of a great lord; Defeated if see an eagle... (read more)
  • Arm - ...a broken arm – This dream will bring you loss, danger, threat; Losses if have stiff arms – This dream announces loss of money due to poor health; Illness if lose an arm – In the dream you lose an arm, this signifies a death or serious illness in the family; Warning if amputated arm – This means separation and divorce, have to be aware of deception and fraud; Fortune if hairy and strong arms – This dream shows fortune in lottery prize and assets, also prospect at work; Opportunity if someone spreads his arms to you – You have... (read more)
  • Brother - ...the dream you lose your brother then this means that you will go through a stormy future without any help; Bad situation if see death of brother – To dream of death of brother, then this dream will bring you deterioration of the situation; Annoyance if quarreling with a brother – You are quarreling with brother in your dream, this means that in near future you will have irritation with your family members; Loss of friend if see dying brother or sister – This dream will bring you death of a true friend. Hindu (Hinduism) True friends if have brother... (read more)
  • Organs/Viscus - ...of another man, will cheat or mislead the person, who had his organs removed; Will face the death if see organs of the child – to dream that you see the organs of the small kid, symbolizes death of someone you know. Hindu (Hinduism) The close family will have to move out if the organs went through anus – the dream in which all of the organs went out because of someone kicking him, will suffer the loss of his relative. However, they will come back and everything will get sorted out; Will get rich by the cost of other... (read more)
  • Ring (jewellery) - ...the end. Traditional Meanings: European (Judeo-Christian) - Dreaming of ring in general: be careful and thorough consideration in bonds, for which there is not much desire; - To see ring in dream: announcing a binding to a different person; - Dreaming of gold ring: promises a speedy marriage or christening; - See two beautiful rings: announces an early commitment or even marriage; - If ring is broken or you brake one in dream: announces a death, represents a betrayal; Also dreaming of broken ring: dispute in the marriage or separation for married people; - To lose a ring: causes temporary... (read more)
  • Urn, Urns - General Meanings: Member of the community For many people, a ballot box is the symbol for their life as a member of the society. The dream of it, indicates the ability of the dreamer to adapt himself in a community and to act for the common well-being. Psychological Meanings: Desperate and sad mood which is connected with death presentiment Like all vessels, the urn also stands for the feminine principle. A covered urn is associated with the death, when in the dream the urn emerges in connection with a crematorium. Therefore, a dream of an urn can also rouse... (read more)
  • Yew (tree) - ...European (Judeo-Christian) Illness if see Yew – Forerunners of disease and disappointment;Also this dream indicates the death of very old people; Wealth if see Yew forest – These trees announce you that a relative or a supervisor, who has left you an inheritance that relieves you from the deficiency; Disease if sit – Your life will not last long or you will have a very serious disease if you do not take care of your health; Long life if look at the tree – The dream brings you a long life; Reconciliation with fears/Retreat from family if woman sits under –... (read more)
  • Horse - ...a symbol of the dreams had a negative meaning. Then the horse signified as having dark and bad meaning. One of the most popular explanations of the horse embodied death – the end of life. However, such dreams had not only the omen of the upcoming death, but as a signal of being careful. Spiritual Meanings: Horse in the dream on the spiritual plane is presented as a character of other kingdoms. It shows the spiritual creativity of the dreamer. Traditional Meanings: European (Judeo-Christian) The horse usually is explained as a symbol of sexual-erotic life, where you express all of the... (read more)
  • Ache, Aches - ...of the dreamer’s children. Dirty money if spleen pain – Spleen ache in a dream represents spoiling the dreamer’s money because he added unlawful earnings to it. Loss if spleen pain – Severe spleen pain that could lead to the dreamer’s death in the dream indicates loss of religious commitment. The end if chest pain – In the dream to have lung and/or chest pain can be interpreted as the nearing of one’s death. Illness if back pain – Back pain in a dream symbolizes the death or serious disease of the dreamer’s brother, supporter, or a close friend. Harm if pain in... (read more)
  • Letter - ...symbolize self-knowledge, insight and perception. Traditionally they are interpreted as unfavorable or unpleasant, just a letter that informs about someone’s death can stand for good news. Problems connected with the sender The dreamer received a letter in his dream, he has to realize that he has problems, which are associated with the sender. Maybe he has died and there are still unresolved problems or unexplained situations that have to do with this person. Hidden important information If the dreamer himself sends a letter, he is holding an information that might be important for the recipient. A letter in the dream which content... (read more)
  • Driving into water - ...everything started from the water it is the rudiment of the life. Hindus also thought that only the water can maintain the life; In Baptism the water has three main meanings: life, death and rebirth. It is believed by baptist people that when someone goes under the water, somebody else instead of him will born. Remember that when the women is in labor, the first thing that happens is that her waters breaks, which announces about the new life coming in to the world; Since ancient times the water is associated with femininity and fertility of the women. When the... (read more)
  • Plums - ...This dream indicates that you are tired and bored about your life; Frustration if gathering or picking rotten plums – This dream about rotten plums indicates that some of your plans or desires are not achievable. Arabian (Islamic) Disease if see or eat plum in dream – This dream symbolize illness or even death if you do not take of your health ; Be with family if picking unripe plums – This dream shows that you are not worry about your family members, you think that there are lots of other important things that your family; Worries if see immature plums... (read more)