Pearl Dream Explanation
and other jewels symbolize beauty, perfection, and sexual passion for women and boys. Raw, ill-shaped, or scattered pearls
are a reference to children and to good words; hidden pearls
refer to exceptionally beautiful girls, slaves, or servants in view of verses from the Holy Quran about Paradise: And (there are) those with wide, lovely eyes, like unto hidden pearls
Lo! We have created them a (new) creation and made them virgins, lovers, friends
(Al-Waqiah [The Event], verses 2223, 3637.) The pearl also alludes to a male child who wont live. Perfectly shaped or aligned pearls
represent the Holy Quran and good learning. Likewise, big pearls
are preferable to small ones, as they represent, for example, the longer chapters of the Holy Book or financial prosperity.
Piercing beautifully shaped and lined up pearls: Will interpret the Holy Quran in a correct manner.
Piercing a pearl with a wooden nail: Will make love to a prohibited relative. A man told Ibn Siren he dreamed that he was piercing a pearl. Do you know your mother? the interpreter asked. No, she was taken captive when I was a small child. Have you recently bought a slave? Yes. Do you sleep with her? Yes. Then fear God, for she is that mother.
Finding a big pearl: Plenty of money.
Finding a pearl: (1) If it is pierced: Will have a girl. (2) If it is not pierced: Will have a boy.
Selling big pearls: Good learning or simple welfare, depending on the nature of the individual.
Having sold or swallowed pearls: Will forget the Quran.
Swallowing a pearl: Will conceal a testimony.
, then returning them: Every time the dreamer memorizes something from the Quran, he forgets it.
Keeping a mouthful of pearls: You know the Quran but refuse to cite it.
Selling pearls: Will acquire learning and convey it to people.
into ones mouth: Religious devotion.
from ones mouth and people collecting them but not the dreamer himself: The latter is a preacher who does not apply his prediction to himself.
Chewing pearls: Will backbite.
Vomiting, chewing, then swallowing pearls: Will flout and slander people.
Seeing or finding a pearl: (1) A woman whom the dreamer will marry or a servant. (2) Will have a good-looking boy in view of the following verse from the Holy Quran describing some of the merits of Paradise: And will go round about them perpetual youths: If thou seest them, thou wouldst think them scattered pearls
. (Al-Dahr [Time], also named Al-Insan [The Human Being], verse 19.)
Getting plenty of pearls
from the sea
or riverbed: Honest money obtained from kings and their like.
A plethora of pearls: (1) Inheritance. (2) A province or a senior post to be granted to the dreamer. (3) More knowledge for the erudite. (4) Profit for the merchant.
Seeing heaps of pearls
and being under the impression that you have just picked them out of the sea: Will strike it rich, in an honest way, from the kings treasures.
Heaps of pearls
carried in tied-up sacks: Sorrow.
Counting pearls: Will go broke.
Peeling a pearl, keeping the nacre, and throwing away the core: The dreamer is a digger.
Walking on pearls: Blasphemy and desecration of the Holy Quran (as if, God forbid, you were stepping on it).
A man using a pearl as an earring: Desecration or slandering of the Quran.
in a river or a well: The dreamer is a benefactor.
in the fire: The dreamer is conveying knowledge and wisdom to an unworthy person.
Throwing a pearl under ones feet: The dreamer will marry his daughter to someone of a different kind, perhaps an alien.
A pearl breaking: The dreamer will break with or lose his son.
scattered in a garbage dump: The dreamer is scoffing at good learning.
as fuel: The dreamer is misleading someone or inciting him to do something wrong by using all his rhetoric.
A man whose wife is pregnant holding a pearl: She will have a girl.
Combine Dream Explanation
Combining or matching coordinates such as pearls
with gold, amber with gold, gems and pearls
in a dream means benefiting others with one's knowledge, counsel, good conduct or professional opinions.
Hazel Dream Explanation
Hazelnuts symbolize: (1) An alien and heavy but extremely generous person who reconciles people. (2) Money earned the hard way. (3) Like anything that has dry shells
, an allusion to wrath and sorrow.
Pearl Dream Explanation
(Beads; Jewel; Money; Tears; Women) Drilling wholes in pearls
to string them in a dream means fulfillment of one's goals, easing one's passage, or facilitating one's marriage. In a dream, a pearl also means a son. If one's wife is pregnant, and if she hands him a pearl in his dream, it means that she will deliver a beautiful son. If the pearl has no glitter, or if he takes it from his wife and locks it inside a box in a dream, then it represents a servant. A pearl in a woman's dream means good news. If she is unwed, it means that she will get married. If one sees himself bartering a pearl or a gem for fake jewelry, or for chips of glass in a dream, it means that he has sold the reward of the hereafter for the temporary pleasures of this world, or that he has exchanged something precious for something worthless, or it could mean that he may commit a sin, or become an apostate. Pearls
in a dream also represent the Quran, manner of proper talking, bezels of wisdom, children, servants, integrity, beauty, or money. If one sees himself piercing a pearl in a dream, it means that he will give valuable interpretations to Quranic verses. Swallowing pearls
in a dream means forgetting what one has learned from the Quran. Swallowing pearls
in a dream also could mean acquiring wisdom and knowledge. Selling pearls
in a dream means acquiring knowledge and growing to be famous and respected. Throwing pearls
at people in a dream and seeing people collecting them while one remains aloof, represents a judge who issues his verdict, or admonishes people who accept what he says and abide by it accordingly. Receiving a pearl in a dream means caring for the daughter of a relative. Finding a pearl in a dream also means finding a wife. Borrowing a pearl from someone in a dream means begetting a son and giving him for adoption, or that the boy will die shortly after his birth. Pearls
in a dream also mean becoming wealthy from an inheritance. As for a scholar, a pearl in a dream represents knowledge, and for a governor, it means expansion of his power. As for a merchant, it means a growing business, and for a craftsman in a dream, it means advancement in his craft. Pearls
in a dream also represent the final step in adorning something and the proper way to display beauty, or they could represent fantasies and attractions. Drilling a hole in a pearl in a dream also means having sexual intercourse with a blood relation. Swallowing a pearl in a dream means hiding a testimony. Chewing on pearls
in a dream means backbiting people. Vomiting pearls
in a dream means scheming against people and deceiving them. Throwing a pearl into a river in a dream means helping people. Extracting a pearl from its shell, then throwing the pearl and keeping the shell in a dream means that one is involved in body snatching and in desecrating the graves. Opening a closet with a key and pulling out stored pearls
from inside it in a dream means asking a question from a scholar. Counting pearls
in a dream means going through hardships. Seeing pearls
in a dream means becoming joyful and happy. Receiving a gift of pearls
in a dream denotes a political appointment. Pearls
in a dream also denote good words, money, or servants. A pearl necklace in a dream means marriage, or a bundle of money, or it could mean memorizing the Quran. Carrying loads of pearls
in a dream means carrying burdens. Throwing pearls
to a swine or over a trash pile in a dream means giving knowledge to people who are not worthy of it, or people who do not understand it and who will consequently mock him. Burning pearls
to cook with them rather than wood in a dream means putting a heavy burden on someone who cannot carry it and consequently having him explode. Large pearls
in a dream provide for better connotations than the small ones. Pierced pearls
in a dream mean easy and fast coming money. Pearls
in a dream also may represent tears. (Also see Counting pearls; Mother of pearl; Tears)
Swim Dream Explanation
According to Ibn Siren, it is better to wake up after swimming ones way to safety than to regain consciousness while still struggling in the water.
Swimming: Will challenge an opponent and defeat him.
A ruler dreaming that he wishes to swim in the sea
but the latter is agitated: He will fight another chief. If he crosses the sea
by swimming (in the dream), he will defeat his opponent.
A scholar swimming in the sea: Will acquire more learning.
Swimming on the shore: Will go to jail and remain there inasmuch as the swimming was easy or difficult or strong or weak.
Swimming in a valley till reaching the desired spot: Will serve and obey a tyrant and God will protect the dreamer.
Swimming well in the high seas or in the deep: Will embark on an ambitious mission and rise.
Being afraid while swimming: Will be jailed or get ill inasmuch as the dreamer covered a long distance. If he thinks (in the same dream) that he has escaped danger, he will die in such an ordeal. Courage means that he will really be safe.
Swimming on the back: Will cease to indulge in sins and repent.
Walking on water (of a sea
or a river): The dreamer is pious. Will receive confirmation regarding a doubtful matter. Will rely on God and embark on a dangerous journey.
Diving Dream Explanation
(Pearl fishery; Plunge) If one sees himself diving into the ocean for pearls
in a dream, it indicates his attachment to worldly treasures. If one sees himself diving into the waters and finds out that he could get nothing out of it except mud in his dream, it means distress caused by someone in authority. If one brings a pearl out of the water in a dream, it means marriage or acquiring knowledge or discovering a treasure. If one dives into a river and finds it difficult to come out of the waters in the dream, it means that he will suffer from burdens he cannot carry, or bear patience with adversities. Diving into the ocean to extract pearls
from oysters in a dream also means seeking knowledge or wealth. (Also see Pearl diver)
Earrings Dream Explanation
In a dream, woman's earrings or necklace if they are made of pearls
, they represent a gift from her husband. If they are made of silver in the dream, they mean a physical ailment, and if they are made from beads in the dream, they mean being let down by one's friends. Seeing one's wife wearing earrings in a dream means engaging in a profitable business. If a man sees himself wearing a pair of beautiful earrings which are mounted with pearls
in a dream, it means that he will enjoy wealth, prosperity and comfort in this life, or it could mean that he will memorize the Holy Quran. If a woman sees herself wearing a pair of silver earrings in a dream, it means that she will conceive a son who will grow to be a pious man. If they are made from pearls
, then her future son will sing with music. As for an unmarried woman, wearing a pair of earrings in a dream means marriage. If one sees a child wearing a pair of earrings in a dream, it represents beauty, though it is not praiseworthy if an adult or a man is seen in a dream wearing a pair of earrings or even a single earring. In their case, it means engaging in a loathsome and disgraceful action. Wearing a pair of earrings in a dream also means acquiring a knowledge that exalts the person and raises him in station. It also could mean having musical inclinations, or having a picnic. (Also see Gold; Ornaments)
Whale Dream Explanation
(Fish; Jonah; Sea
life) In a dream, a whale represents an oath, the temple of righteous people and the prayer mat of the devotees. Seeing a whale in a dream also means strains, depression, loss of rank, or a growing anger. Seeing the whale which swallowed Allah's prophet Jonah (uwbp) in a dream means dispelling one's fears, prosperity for a poor person and the coming relief for someone in distress. In a dream, a whale also represents the chief minister of sea
life, while the ocean represents the king or the ruler. (Also see Fish)
Water lily Dream Explanation
(Lily; Hyacinth; Nenuphar; Nubile; Nymph) In a dream, a water lily means life, hiding, concealment, travels by sea
. If a traveller by sea
sees a water lily in his dream, it means that his ship may drown. A water lily in a dream also represents a lawfully earned money from which one spends for his charities to please his Lord. A water lily in a dream also means sorrow, sadness, illness, a man with different faces, someone whose actions are tainted, or whose temper is changing constantly. Having a bouquet of water lily in a dream means changes, illness, sorrow or endurance.