Symbolic of a Christian, Isa. 64:8, or the human body, Job 4:19
Unstable, troubled beginning, carnal
To dream of seeing or working with clay implies that you are a very imaginative and inventive person. It can also indicate your ability to influence or sway the opinions of others in your favor. This dream may mean that you haven’t given yourself adequate objectives to strive for. It is time to organize your life and target your priorities. In another view, clay can represent excrement or waste.
To see a clay pot in your dream is an indication of innocence, loyalty, and integrity.
Vision: Looking at clay: progress in your personal affairs is possible only through sheer willpower and patience. You are stuck in a difficult situation. You need strength and energy to overcome the obstacles in your way. Working with clay: your position at work is secure. Building a house with clay: you are either establishing a household or enlarging the one you already have. Sculpting with clay: you have artistic talent or need to realize a creative project. You are “sculpting” your own destiny. See Earth, Mud.
Depth Psychology: Is your life built on a shaky foundation? Are you stuck in a difficult situation right now and don’t know how to get out of it? Take heart: clay is pliable and can be shaped and made into many things! Clay may symbolize your body and vour material needs.
(Argillite; Argillateous; Mortar; Mud; Plaster) In a dream, clay means sickness, disgrace or ignominy, except for one who works with clay or builds structures with it, then in his case, seeing clay in his dream means benefits, religious awareness and developing faith and certitude. Dry clay in a dream represents a cut in one’s earnings or living on a budget.
If one sees himself plastering the walls of his house with wet clay in a dream, it means that he is a righteous person.
If one sees himself eating clay in a dream, it means that he swindles money. Construction clay in a dream means benefits and money. Seeingclay in a dream also could mean death. Ifone sees himselfwaking in mud or wet clay, and ifhe works with it in a dream, it means falling sick or suffering from disgrace. Dry clay in a dream means money, while wet clay means righteousness. Eating baked clay in a dream means backbiting others, untruth or slander.
If a sick person sees clay in his dream, it means his death. (Also see Bricks)
Being grounded, healing.
To see or work with clay in your dream, represents creativity and the ability to learn and manipulate things to your advantage. Sometimes, this dream can suggest that the dreamer has some growing up to do and needs to plan for the future.
Dreams of clay represent creativity, suggestibility and a vulnerability to outside influence. Consider if you are being molded or are the one doing the shaping.
To dream of clay, denotes isolation of interest and probable insolvency.
To dig in a clay bank, foretells you will submit to extraordinary demands of enemies.
If you dig in an ash bank and find clay, unfortunate surprises will combat progressive enterprises or new work. Your efforts are likely to be misdirected after this dream. Women will find this dream unfavorable in love, social and business states, and misrepresentations will overwhelm them.
The loam of creation from which characteristics can be formed and molded. In Genesis, Adam was formed from clay in God’s image (see Earth). Similarly, the Mesopotamian Armaiti and Sumerian Nammu created humankind from clay.
Too much emphasis on trying to change yourself just for the sake of appearances and fitting in.
The ability to temporarily remold yourself to fit into different situations and settings.