What does it mean to see an carnation in a dream?

Carnation Dream Meaning: From 14 Different Sources


A carnation may represent reincarnation or bachelorhood.

Ariadne's Book of Dream | Ariadne Green


A flower representing a joyful and sentimental occasion

Dream Dictionary Unlimited | Margaret Hamilton



Dream Meanings of Versatile | Versatile - Anonymous


To dream of carnations indicates that you have a very laid-back and relaxed personality. You exude pleasure and elation. It can also imply your enjoyment of being single.

Dream Symbols and Analysis | DreamForth


Symbol: The carnation represents passion and is seen in many pictures of Madonnas.

Vision: Dreaming about carnations: your love life is in excellent shape and your opportunities at work are good. In a man’s dream, the image of the carnation—and flowers in general— often refer to women who can be bought. Maybe he is hoping for such an adventure—a desire he can only admit to himself through flowers. Picking a carnation: thoughtless actions on your part will create a crisis with a friend. Looking at a wilted carnation: a close relationship will come to an end.

Depth Psychology: The carnation is usually a symbol for the connection you have to other people.

The color of the carnation is important. See the chapter “Color in Dreams.”

Dreamers Dictionary | Garuda


(bot. See Gillyflouier; Musk)

Islamic Dream Interpretation | Ibn Seerin


An attempt to voice a desire that can only be expressed through flowers.

Folklore: A girl who can be “bought.”

Little Giant Encyclopedia | Klaus Vollmar


To see carnations in your dream symbolizes light-heartedness, vitality and joy.

My Dream Interpretation | myjellybean


1. One wants to stay a bachelor.

2. Lighthearted.

3. Con­densed milk.

New American Dream Dictionary | Joan Seaman - Tom Philbin


Dreams of a carnation vary in symbolism based upon the color. Red-Compassion, Pink-I’ll never forget you, Purple-Capriciousness, caution, Striped-Sorry I can’t be with you, “Dear John”, White-Innocence, Yellow-Playfulness.

Strangest Dream Explanations | Dream Explanations - Anonymous


This flower symbolizes love and passion.

If it is red such love will be fiery; if it is white it will be a faithful and disinterested relationship; if it is yellow it indicates jealousy.

The Big Dictionary of Dreams | Martha Clarke


Good thoughts or good will.

A vague expression of feelings.

Consider also how you feel about carnations.

For example, if they remind you of a fond memory, they might represent that period in your past or a sentimental feeling about it.

If you think of them as cheap, they might represent an empty or meaningless gesture.

See also: Flower; Plant

The Curious Dreamer’s Dream Dictionary | Nancy Wagaman


In dreams, the carnation may refer to passion but is more likely to refer to the part of yourself that is socially correct and overly concerned about appearances.

The Element Encyclopedia | Theresa Cheung


(see Flowers, Gardens) In the Victorian language of flowers, this represents pride and beauty.

Elizabethan: Preventing an untimely death on a scaffold.

If you’ve stuck your neck out lately, you may want to reconsider this course of action.

Happy celebrations and / or some type of promotion or public recognition. Carnation gets its name from “coronation,” because it was used so often in ancient times as a festival flower.

The Language of Dreams | Patrica Telesco

1 dream interpretations related to the symbols you see in your dreams.


The significance varies according to the color and the action.

If you were just aware of the flowers you will have an unusual social success.

If your dream involved gathering the blooms you may expect a pleasant sur prise, probably in the form of a valuable gift White carnations predict a gratifying increase in status; bright red ones forecast an exciting love affair; pink ones indicate a happy domestic situation, and dark red or odd colored ones are an omen of prosperity through the help of good friends.

See also Flowers.... carnations dream meaning