If you have dreamt of a child, it may be a sign that you are about discover something new about yourself. It may also be a sign that a part of your needs to become mature, or that an aspect of your personality needs love and acceptance.
Dreaming of children may be representative of innocence or naivety, or of desires that you have kept hidden, or that you are trying to achieve.
You might dream of children at a time when you are quite immature. Your dreams may be a sign that you are exhibiting childish ideas or actions. It might mean that you are too dependent on others or that you are afraid of having to care for yourself.
Meaning of Dreaming of your own Child
Everything mentioned above may be also relevant when you dream about your own offspring, or it could be a sign that you are anxious about your child in real life. It may also be a representation of yourself at the same age. You may have experienced something during the day that resembles something that happened to you as a child, or you may need to learn a lesson from something that occurred in the past, so you don’t repeat the mistakes of your parents.
Meaning of Dreaming of Yourself as a Child
If you dream about yourself as a child, you are likely to be overwhelmed by the responsibilities of your everyday life, and you have a desire for another person to take care of you. It may be a sign that you are inexperienced or naïve about some part of your life. Otherwise, it could be a memory that has been awakened by something that happened to you during the day, or you may have been acting with immaturity.
The Death of a Child dream meaning
If you dream that a child has died, it might be a symbol of growing older and more mature; the childish part of you has died and isn’t required, or you may have adapted your thinking away from something you believed as a child.
If you carry or take care of a child
You might have seen childlike attributes in your significant other. As an adult, your partner may be exhibiting jealousy, anger, dependency or helplessness, and if you have left them, you may have seen them have irrational outbursts or other unwarranted behaviour that is rarely seen or accepted in adults. You may also be experiencing sex that has not matured past a childlike stage, where the two people involved are not sharing it equally.
Sometimes dreaming of a child is a sign of the marriage, or what has been made through a marriage. If you hit a child in your dream, it may be that you have attempted to suppress the desires that you were taught to keep at bay when you were a child.