(see Adoption, Baby, Desertion)

For adoptees, likely a memory surfacing that may or may not need further examination.

If you have unresolved issues pertaining to your adoption, look at this dream more closely.

A type of desertion dream.

Estrangement or separation from familv or a close circle of friends that you did not choose.

A portion of yourself that you’ve left behind, especially the trusting inner child.

Awkwardness in your present situation (e.g., feeling out of place like a stranger in totally unfamiliar surroundings).



Orphaned | The Dream Meanings

Keywords of this dream: Orphaned

The Language of Dreams

(see Baby, Orphaned)

If you see yourself being adopted by a group or family, this means acceptance among the people pictured, or self-acceptance with regard to your perceived roles and responsibilities to that group.

Seeing yourself alone waiting for adoption is an alternative type of desertion dream. Alternatively, this reveals insecurity about not being accepted or loved, or feeling totally out of place in your surroundings.

What exactly is being adopted? This symbol can represent an aspect of yourself— an idea or a characteristic with which you’re becoming more accepting and comfortable, thereby adopting it into your being.... The Language of Dreams

The Language of Dreams

(see Abortion, Adoption, Birth, Embryo, Miscarriage, Orphaned, Toys)

A very common dream for pregnant women. In this case, it needs no further interpretation.

Figuratively, new endeavors, ideals, or the opportunity to develop specific positive characteristics.

Our own inner child, who frequently gets neglected in the hectic adult world. This type of dream often comes to workaholics and overachievers who need to play more and nurture themselves.

A return to innocence. Pure trust and love without expectation.

Immature attitudes, emotions, or spiritual outlooks.... The Language of Dreams

Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary

1- To dream of an orphan indicates that we may be feeling vulnerable and possibly abandoned and unloved.

If we are looking after an orphan we are attempting to heal that part of us that feels unloved.

If we experience ourselves as having been orphaned it may indicate that we need to be more independent and self-sufficient.

2- We have to come to terms with our ability to grow up and to move away from our parents. When our lives force us into losing them, either by death or other circumstances such as moving away, we may experience the feeling of being orphaned.

3- Spiritual desertion.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Psychological / emotional perspective: We have to come to terms with our ability to grow up and to move away from our parents. When our lives force us into losing them at any age, either through death or other circumstances such as moving away, we may experience the feeling of being orphaned.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Material aspects: To dream of an orphan indicates that we may be feeling vulnerable and possibly abandoned and unloved.

If we are looking after an orphan we are attempting to heal that part of us that feels unloved.

If we experience ourselves as having been orphaned it may indicate that we need to be more independent and self-sufficient.... Dream Meanings of Versatile