To dream of swimming fish often signifies pregnancy for the dreamer or for someone the dreamer has a close relationship with. A common belief is that newly pregnant women dream of fish at the same time the womb begins to gather amniotic fluid. Fish dreams can also appear prior to conception.Continue Reading
Fish dreams are not exclusive to pregnancy, as they are a common theme in both men and women. To dream of fish eggs often signifies a subconscious idea coming to fruition. Dreaming of eating fish signifies energy and health. Eating fish in a dream is also considered a sign of good fortune.
A fisherman appearing in a dream signifies that the dreamer is having difficulty catching on to something in his daily life. If the dreamer is fishing in the dream, this signifies deep subconscious issues that are slowly rising to the surface. Fishnets in dreams represent a fear of being caught in the act of deceit. Flying fish represent a release of inhibitions and happiness for the dreamer, while dead fish signify a loss of personal power or finances.
Starfish and goldfish represent happiness and wealth. Puffer fish represent unexpressed anger and emotions. Koi fish in dreams represent large egos and the need to set deeply ingrained beliefs aside in order to be part of a team or group.Learn more about Symbolism
Symbols of hope from ancient times include turtle doves, palms, butterflies and fish. Many early symbols of hope originated in the Bible and have evolved into universal symbols for individuals of all religions and beliefs. White doves are the most well-known symbol of hope, as they represent the soul's journey after death.Full Answer >
Koi fish can have many symbolic meanings, with two of the most popular being good fortune and overcoming adversity. The symbolism of the Koi fish comes from the legend that a Koi fish that is able to swim upstream and all the way up the Yellow River falls will be rewarded by being turned into a dragon. The Koi fish is a popular tattoo design.Full Answer >
Some common Christian symbols include the cross, a lamb, a fish and a dove. Although many of the symbols represent general identification as Christian, some symbols are specialized to represent different aspects of religious belief or different branches of Christianity.Full Answer >
Dreams possess the capacity to incorporate memories from your daily life, such as a person you've met recently or someone you've known your whole life, but the meaning and use of this phenomenon is unknown. Most dreams just piece together bits of memories.Full Answer >