To dream of a body represents that your own body is undergoing certain experiences, and you are striving towards a goal. When the dreams are more positive, bodies suggest gain.
In the Western tradition the dream interpretation of a body has several explanations. If you see the body of a man, this dream symbolizes courage and strength. A woman’s body means that discoveries about the past have powerful implications in the future. To dream of other peoples’ naked bodies represents wealth. In the Persian tradition, the dream of a human body is a sign of respect and appreciation from others.
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Dreams that feature any parts of your body generally have three main reasons:
1. The physical.
2. The symbolic.
3. Compensation for certain things in which we have failed, manifested as your appearance.
Dreaming of a naked body suggests risk of illness. If the naked body is of a man, this means that you are experiencing suspicions and jealousy in the waking world. If the naked body belongs to a woman, this indicates exaggerated sexuality. A naked body that you cannot see clearly foretells abandonment, sexual impotence, and shame. Seeing your own body naked is a sign of poverty. Dreaming of washing your naked body or somebody else’s body indicates that you are going to win something soon.
If in your dream you see a dead body, it symbolizes a long life and beautiful times ahead. This is a good omen telling that you will do well. Many bodies in your dream mean complications in your family in the waking world. Dreaming about the body of a beautiful woman means that you are going to win somebody’s admiration because of your positive attitude or looks. The body of a man suggests a promotion or success in the workplace or in personal business matters.
A sick human body in a dream signifies money loss. You may be struggling financially or fearing for future loss. If the body is covered in sores, this indicates your own fears about health. A sick body of a man tells you that the real-world character in your dream is a thief or sometimes raises suspicions. Ants on a human body are the sign of a serious incident and illness from your past that is on your mind. A body covered in leeches suggests that you do not trust your friends. If cockroaches are climbing the body, this is the sign of troubles in your love life. A swollen body represents power and acquisition of goods.
Seeing a fat body in your dream means power. A thin body means money loss. A walking body is a sign of disease. If you see a dirty body, this dream foretells economic and moral problems. If you see a body made of crystal, it means honesty and that you have a clear soul. Dreaming of somebody’s body is a sign that in your waking life you have to deal with a thief or a person concerned about sexual matters.
If you dream of your own body it means that there is a daunting task ahead of you. It may also show signs of laziness and a lack of initiative. It is probably a good idea to give yourself a break, since a dream with such significance probably foretells that you need rest.
1930's ancient dream dictionary...
Feelings that you may have encountered during a dream of a body or bodies…
Admiring. Happy. Grateful. Jolly. Surprised. Pleased. Disgusted. Impressed.