Adam (the first man) dream meanings

General Meanings:

Postponement for a short period of time and then success It is considered as a good omen if you dream of meeting one of our first parents, Adam and Eve. If you talk with them or they talk with you, then this indicates some delays in the realization of your dreams, so be patient. In the dream you see Eve and Adam together, then this is a lucky dream.

Psychological Meanings:

Relationship with dreamer’s father The first man Adam, as the progenitor of mankind, often occurs as a symbol of physicality and sensuality, which is not channeled enough of consciousness, then it must be understood as a call to rein in the more sensual and the spiritual realm. Also Adam partly stands for the dreamer’s father, in this case it is an indication of good or negative influence on personal development and conflicts that strain the relationship with him. The exact analysis is possible only individually and will lead to deeper self-knowledge.

Traditional Meanings:

European (Judeo-Christian)

  • Happiness if Adam and Eve in Paradise – In the dream you see Adam an Eve in paradise, then this announces you happiness and incomes;
  • Deepen your faith if dream Adam and Eve with a fig leaf, with the snake around the hips and abdomen – This dream shows that your malice and false beliefs influence your fate and will not help you to move forward. You have to find again and deepen your faith;
  • Harm if see that Eve is listening or talking with the snake – The dream denotes that the women will cause harm to your wealth and reputation;
  • Pass failure but with unhappiness if woman embodies Eve – If young woman has dream that she embodies Eve, means that she is tempted by evil in the form of an attractive young man and she pays the price with nonexistence of failure. She will not be happy with him. But if she wants to achieve something in her life, she has to take a risk and she doesn’t have to be afraid of failures, only then she will reach her goals.

Arabian (Islamic)

  • Love if see Adam and Eve – To dream about Adam and Eva, announces that the dreamer has (or will have very soon) big luck in the love.

Persian (Islamic)

  • Good sign if dream Eve and Adam – It is good omen to dream Adam and Eve, a very positive dream symbol. To see the first man of the Humanity in the dream points out to the fact that a desirable image will come true if the dreamer puts a little bit more efforts in his works. This dream is an indication that the dreamer believes in big ideals and he is trying to reach them. This symbol suggests that  the dreamer should be more active and act with bigger power while he keeps the creation of his own life in his hands.

M. Ibn Sirin dreambook:

Islamic dream meanings and interpretations about an Adam by Muhammad Ibn Sirin

Adam Source: Strong
Adam is the father of humanity, upon whom be peace.

  • In the dream Adam indicates the elements of sin and repentance.
  • Dream of Adam also can be a symbol of the dreamer’s father or the governor of the land.
  • When you are dreaming of Adam in a noble surroundings, then such dream indicates attainment and honor.
  • If Adam addresses the question for a person, it means that the latter person will acquire knowledge.
  • If the dreamer becomes Adam or a companion of Adam, then such dream indicates promotion.
  • Adam also symbolizes the element of temporal existence. Adam also represents reunion with family, concerns, forgetfulness and worries.

Adam Source: Weak
In general Adam in dreams has many meanings and can be interpreted like this:

  • The dreamer has performed an act with a negative connotation, maybe a sin, and he should repent.
  • A reference to the dreamer’s father or to knowledge or to the ruler.
  • The dreamer will get promotion or become a ruler or governor if he is eligible for such honor.
  • The dreamer will be deceived and captured by enemies, then released after some time.
  • A reference to the interpreter of dreams, because Adam was the first ever to have dreams (about Eve) and understood what dreams mean.
  • A sign of the pilgrimage to Mecca (Arabic: مكة المكرمة‎ Makkah al-Mukarramah ).
  • An indication to come together with the beloved ones.
  • Adam in dream suggest that the dreamer will have many children and more boys than girls.
  • Adam also can be interpreted as indication of forgetfulness and absentmindedness or of trickery and ruses.
  • Adam can occur in dream when the dreamer is mixing with the demon spokesmen: snake charmers, poison makers, spiritualists and mediums.
  • Adam can be a reference to rough garments, weeping, or a malaise due to unhealthy food.
  • Adam can announce travel or any long journey, maybe even to there where Adam first descended on Earth.
  • Adam can be an allusion to servants and to prostration before kings.

Dreaming of Adam with specific conditions should be interpreted like this:

  • Adam is talking with the dreamer: the dreamer will acquire knowledge.
  • To dream Adam in a different color and shape than usually: travel, journey, the dreamer will move from one place to another, then return to the first place.
  • To be Adam or acquire one of his qualities or characteristics:
    • The dreamer will succeed in ruling, if eligible for such a privilege.
    • People will get benefits from the dreamer’s knowledge if he is a learned man, or the dreamer will get new knowledge.
  • Adam in good shape: indication of superb well-being – good health, happiness, and good fortune as well.
  • Adam in a deteriorating condition: indication about possibility that the dreamer’s master will be impoverished or his power will become smaller, or the dreamer’s fortune will decrease and his business or profession will no longer be in demand.
  • Dreaming that Adam is killed or to kill Adam by yourself in dream: there are chances that in waking life, he will occur betrayal of master or abandonment of parents or teachers.

Contexts’ Meanings:

When you are dreaming about Adam and/or Eve – God’s creatures – it symbolizes that you are avoiding your feminine part of yourself if you are a man, and if you are a women you are avoiding the manly part of you. This dream wants to show you that you will suffer from being out of luck, which will lead you to disappointment and frustration. Do not panic, you will be in despair only for a while, everything will pass away. After that period, you will be rewarded with new knowledge or even you might be gifted also with new honor, stronger health, better income – a magnificent welfare.

* Please, see meaning of Eve.

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