Among all kinds of dream themes dreaming about various feelings such as stress, worry, anger or happiness is one of the most common for all people of different ages with different personalities and characters. One of these feelings that everybody experience is fear so it is necessary to know its dream interpretation.
We can experience a wide range of feelings caused by different reasons during our dream just the same as waking life, for example, we may have dreams about fear and fright. Such dreams can be interpreted in various ways based on different factors and symbols. In this post, we have prepared all possible dream interpretations of fear in different religions and cultures.
Dream Interpretation of Fear in Islam
In Islam the dream of fear can have different interpretations, it can represent victory, security, happiness, peacefulness, repentance in wakefulness, evil, corruption or suffering from the consequences of wrongdoing one has committed. The person or object causing fear in the dream foretells harm and aversion. To feel scared in a dream means happiness in wakefulness. If you see yourself scared and running away from fear in a dream, it indicates that you will win the upper hand. If one sees himself afraid in a dream, and if a voice says to him; ” Do not be afraid, you will not die, nor will you be able to bear this life, “the dream meaning is that he may become blind. If one sees himself as an Allah-fearing person in a dream, it implies that his worldly fears will disappear and he will develop true devotion and constant remembrance of his Lord. If you see yourself running away to escape from an enemy you fears in a dream, it indicates that you will be safe in real life. If a man of knowledge or a scholar sees himself running away from an enemy in fear in a dream, it signifies that he will be asked to sit as a judge or to govern.
Waiting to battle with fear
Waiting to battle with fear in a dream denotes that the observer of the dream will join a war.
The person or object causing fear in the dream means harm and aversion. To feel scared in a dream means happiness in wakefulness. Fear in a dream also could mean evil, corruption or suffering from the consequences of wrongdoing one has committed.
Dying of fear
Dying of fear in a dream heralds that t5he dreamer does not pay people their rights and particularly if he is afraid of a human being or from his own evildoing.
In Islam, the dream interpretation of fright is sickness or stress. If a sick person or one who is suffering from stress is seized by fear in a dream, it denotes that the dreamer will recover from his illness or dispel his stress.
Fear of a robber or an animal
Such fears in a dream mean that the dreamer will be hurt by some of his/her relatives or friends.
Fear of an unknown person
If one sees himself fears of a person but does not know him/her in a dream indicates abhorrent issues caused by the unknown person.
Fear of fire
Fear of the sea
The dream meaning of fear of the sea is that the dreamer will befriend with the king and gain money and wealth.
Fear of darkness
Our ignorance and errors in waking life can be represented in the fear of darkness in a dream.
Dream Interpretation of Fear in Zhou-gong’s Dream Dictionary
Being frightened in a dream means that an unexpected situation may occur.
Someone else being frightened by something
the dream interpretation of someone else being frightened by something is that he/she may experience stress and anxiety from time to time.
- To dream that you feel fear from any cause implies that your future engagements will not prove so successful as was expected.
- For a young woman, this dream heralds disappointment and unfortunate love in waking life.
- To dream that you are affrighted denotes that you will sustain an injury through an accident.
- To dream that you are frightened at anything means temporary and fleeting worries.
Fear of a large mastiff
If you see a large mastiff and feel much fright in a dream means that you will experience inconvenience because of efforts to rise above mediocrity. Such an event in the dream of a woman indicates that she will marry a wise and humane man.
To see others affrighted in a dream brings you close to misery and distressing scenes. Dreams of this nature are frequently caused by nervous and feverish conditions in waking life, either from malaria or excitement. When such is the case, the dreamer is warned to take immediate steps to remove the cause. Such dreams or reveries only occur when sleep is disturbed.
- Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted (Gustavus Hindman Miller)