Dreams can be extremely vivid and real, making them all the more cryptic. If you have ever had recurring dreams or those of a clear ‘meaning’ here are meanings you may have heard before with explanations and questions that may help you to interpret your own dreams.
As the famous saying goes, we dream about those whom we have feelings for the most. This is indeed true in case of both romantic and platonic feelings. If you are deeply and madly in love with someone, chances are you will dream about them as well.
However, there is no hard and fast rule that applies to everyone. Some dreams have symbolic meanings. For instance, dreaming of a person can stand for a hidden feeling or desire of yours.
Dreams about someone you know can vary in their significance. According to DreamZoo, the type of dream (see what I mean?) you could be dreaming could signal a new opportunity or reveal something troubling within your recent past or present.
Dreaming about someone you haven’t seen in a while usually means that you are thinking of them and have a desire to reconnect with them.
What it really means when you dream about someone?
A Dream About Someone is a figure of speech that refers to our mind’s tendency to conjure up imaginary images about specific people.
A dream about someone can be generated by any number of factors, including the person’s presence in our day-to-day lives or from remembering them from some previous encounter.
It is also possible to dream about someone even if you are not familiar with them, which is the case when we unconsciously project upon others parts of our own personalities and characteristics.
What does it mean when you have a dream about someone you like?
The meaning of dreams about someone can sometimes be very obvious. It’s often the case that our dreams attempt to communicate to us through people who have been mentioned only infrequently in our waking life, or we haven’t seen for years.
When this is the case, it is usually these people who hold a powerful message for us. They may represent qualities that we need to embrace or overcome within ourselves, alternate personalities and philosophies, repressed emotions and memories, or an aspect of ourselves that was separated from us at an earlier time .
Often when we are attracted to someone in our dreams, it may have more to do with the qualities that person embodies than with the physical attraction itself.
Does dreaming about someone mean they miss you?
Dreams of being with someone special could be wishful thinking, a message indicating a change in your life, or a flag for jealousy. There are different meanings behind dreams of a lost love, family member, friend or co-worker.
Dreaming of a person can indicate the presence of this particular person in your life. It can mean you have had contact with the person, or have someone on your mind.
One who appears in your dreams often reflects significant people in your life. Dreams about someone you know can be meaningful. Who it is shapes the meaning behind that dream.