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

Meat Dream Meaning: From 28 Different Sources


Physical or worldly satisfaction or needs.

A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences | Tony Crisp


See food.

A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences | Tony Crisp


Cutting into a piece of meat in a dream may comment that you are cutting into the meat of the matter or the situation at hand. Thus, meat signifies content that is rich in meaning and has substance.

Ariadne's Book of Dream | Ariadne Green


Symbolic of great spiritual truths, 1 Cor. 3:2

Christian Dream Symbols | Tyler Wolfe


Meat is a staple of most protein-based diets. Its symbolic meaning connects to sustenance at a fundamental level.

If you have a dream that features meat in it, there is something that needs to be fed in order to be strengthened; this could be an idea, a project, or a new direction in your life.

The state of the meat in your dream has significance. Raw meat indicates that there is still some work to be done in order to strengthen your objectives. Meat that is rotten means an opportunity may have passed you by.

If you have a waking-life relationship with meat that generates strong feelings against the eating of it, this personal association must be considered as an interpretation.

Complete Dictionary of Dreams | Dr. Mıchael Lennox


1. Food, good/evil;

2. Solid Bible teaching; John 6:27

Dream Dictionary The Biblical Model | Vincent Wienand


See food, fruit trees Metaphors.

Dream Dictionary The Biblical Model | Vincent Wienand


Food of knowledge and wisdom; see “food”

Dream Dictionary Unlimited | Margaret Hamilton


Physical or worldly satisfaction or needs are shown often in dreams as meat. At one time raw meat supposedly signified impending misfortune, although today it is more likely to represent the need to make sure we are fully prepared for impending activities.

Dream Meanings of Versatile | Versatile - Anonymous


To dream of raw meat implies that you will face numerous hardships while pursuing your objectives. It may also represent your basic feelings and wild behavior.

To see cooked meat in you dream indicates that someone else will attain the goal or achievement that you have been pursuing.

To dream that you are eating meat suggests that you are tackling an issue directly.

To see rotten meat in your dream implies humiliation and shame. It may indicate an upcoming illness.

Dream Symbols and Analysis | DreamForth


Eating meat sometimes indicates that one is getting to the heart of the matter or finally getting down to the “meat of an issue.” Meat can also represent a bold and hearty grasp of the dreamer’s needs.

Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia | James R. Lewis and Evelyn Dorothy Oliver


Vision: Seeing or eating meat points to erotic cravings and material gluttony. Eating the flesh of another person: you are shunned by society. Rotten meat means bad luck. Throwing meat to a dog: somebody dislikes you.

Depth Psychology: Meat often points to your likes and dislikes. It also deals with your material, physical (including sexual) needs.

Dreamers Dictionary | Garuda


Eating meat shows a need for nourishment; this could be in a physical sense, or on an emotional or spiritual level. Also associated with money, it can indicate a cash windfall or that you need to get your finances in order.

Dreams Interpretations Hidden Meanings Symbols | Alison Davies


See Eating / Drinking.

Gypsy Dream Dictionary | Raymond Buckland


(Flesh; Knowledge; Money; Substance; Wealth) Cooked meat in a dream means money. Eating raw meat in a dream means illness and pain. Eating raw meat in a dream also may mean benefits. Seeing raw meat and not eating from it in a dream could have adverse meaning. Eating cooked meat in a dream means increase in one’s wealth. Eating a meat dish with an old man in a dream means becoming renowned, or entering the inner circle of a governor. Buying meat from the butcher in a dream means adversities. Tender meat in a dream mean death or backbiting. Eating the flesh of a human being in a dream means backbiting him. Eating one’s own flesh in a dream means earning money from one’s own sweat.

If a woman eats the flesh of another woman in a dream, it means that they are lesbians. Ifa woman eats her own flesh in a dream, it means that she will commit adultery.

The meat of a yellow cow in a dream means illness.

The cooked meat of a snake in a dream means receivingmoney from one’s enemy.

The uncooked flesh of a snake in a dream means slanderi-ig one’s enemy.

The meat of a lion in a dream means receiving money from a ruler and the same goes for the flesh of all predatory animals or birds. Hog or swine’s meat in a dream means unlawful money. Eating sausages or dried meat in a dream means speaking ill of deceased people. Camel’s meat in a dream means earning money from a rich and a powerful enemy unless if the one seeing it does not touch it in his dream. However, touching camel’s meat in a dream means suffering from such a strong person. Eating it cooked in a dream means defrauding someone, then falling sick and recovering from one’s illness.

It is also said that eating camel’s meat in a dream means earning money from a ruler. Beef in a dream means hardships, toiling and lack of work. Holding a mutton inside one’s house in a dream means meeting with a new person, accepting an invitation, or inviting a person one has never met or known to share a meal. Seeing a whole skinned but uncut mutton inside one’s house in a dream means a sudden adversity, loss, calamity, or death.

If the mutton is fat, it means that one may receive an inheritance from a will which is left by a deceased relative.

If it is skinny, it means that one will inherit nothing from him. Eating broiled beef in a dream means standing before a judge or a ruler. Eating a chicken in a dream means receiving benefits from a woman. Meat in a dream also means forbearance and patience for someone who is hot tempered, or who gets angry easily. Eating meat in a dream also could mean recovering from an illness, an end to one’s distress, trouble and adversities. Eating the meat of an unlawful animal in a dream means receiving unlawful money. Eating a suspicious meat in a dream means earning suspicious money, or having an illegitimate marriage. Eating fowls’ meat in a dream means profits for a traveller. Eating a fish in a dream means easy, lawful and enjoyable earnings. Cooked or broiled fowl meat in a dream means profits and money earned from a woman through deception and dishonesty.

If it is uncooked in the dream, then it means backbiting or slandering a woman. Eating the meat of an unlawful bird in a dream means deceiving, defrauding, or stealing money from unjust people. Eating swan’s meat in a dream means benefits drawn from pious and religious people. Eating fired or broiled chicks in a dream means hard earned money. Unknown meat in a dream represents the hidden treasures of past nations, or buried treasures.

(Also see Butcher; Flesh; Mutton; Pot)

Islamic Dream Interpretation | Ibn Seerin


See Sausage, Physical, usually sexual, energies.

A frequent image when you force yourself to follow a vegetarian eating style before you’re ready for it.

Raw meat points to raw physical power, passion, and creative power. Cooked meat points to addiction to pleasure. Rejecting meat indicates chastity.

According to the Indian tradition Jaddeva, lust for power, or the desire to have many offspring.

Little Giant Encyclopedia | Klaus Vollmar


To see raw meat in your dream symbolizes that there will be many obstacles in achieving your goals.

If you dream of cooked meat, this symbolizes that you will see others obtain the object that you have been striving for.

My Dream Interpretation | myjellybean


It is not considered fortunate to eat Meat in your dream; though it is all right if you cook it for other people.

Mystic Dream Book | Internet Archive - Anonymous


Dreams of meat, if you are not a vegetarian signify your desire and ability to nurture and provide for your well-being in this material world.

If you are a vegetarian, then dreaming of eating meat signifies a desire to fulfill a neglected longing, or you could be venting out guilt or shame. Also meat denotes substance and a desire to get to the meat of the situation. See Food and Protein.

Strangest Dream Explanations | Dream Explanations - Anonymous


For a woman to dream of raw meat, denotes that she will meet with much discouragement in accomplishing her aims.

If she sees cooked meat, it denotes that others will obtain the object for which she will strive. See Beef.

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation | Gustavus Hindman Miller


It is a symbol of passion and force that has different meanings depending on the culture or religion to which you belong. The condition of the meat and the action of eating or rejecting it will be crucial for the correct interpretation of the dream. It can be both positive and negative.

The Big Dictionary of Dreams | Martha Clarke


To dream you see the meat you nave already eaten, signifies loss and damage to the dreamer.

The Complete Dream Book | Gillian Holloway


A dream of eating meat that is well cooked and of good flavor is a good omen, but if the meat is raw or tainted, it predicts illness of a serious nature».

The Complete Dream Book | Gillian Holloway


To dream of meat as such, is a fortunate omen for business affairs; a dream of buying meat suggests an auspicious time for a risk or even a gamble; cutting meat in a dream indicates a coming increase in material wealth, possibly a legacy or inheritance.

Cooking meat predicts a change of circumstances; throwing meat away is a warning against extrava gance, unless it was spoiled, in which case it indicates a lucky escape from a potential danger or obstacle.

See also under Beef, Veal, Fork, Bacon, Sausage(s), Lamb, Barbecue, etc.

The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams | Stearn Robinson - Tom Corbett


Getting to the root of a problem or you may need to eat meat to stay grounded depending on the dream.

The Dream Books Symbols | Betty Bethards


To see raw meat in your dream refers to solid basics and highly nourishing elements. To see cooked meat in your dream may suggest that you will see others obtain the object for which you have been striving. To dream that you are eating meat signifies that you are getting to the heart of the matter. Consider also whether you have been chewing over a meaty or substantial piece of information in your waking life.

If beef figured in your dream, are you in a stew, or troubled by something? Alternatively, if you carved the meat, even though you may be a vegetarian, could you be yearning to savor the sins of the flesh?

And if you relished the taste of a dream curry, do you long to spice up your life?

Meat and potatoes in your dream suggest a preference for the basics or bare essentials of an issue. Meatballs indicate irrationality or the times when you lose your reason. A meat loaf represents the combining of basic ideas or elements. A meat packing house illustrates the quality of the fundamental concepts or basic ideas that you have digested. Recall the condition of the factory; was it clean, or were there rodents and bugs? Consider also the type of meat you eat.

If you are eating dream beef this may warn you against the ready acceptance of new (raw) ideas. Chicken points to a lack of faith or confidence in oneself.

If you are eating lamb, do you long for spiritual sustenance? To dream that you are eating ham signifies over-emotionalism, dramatics and theatrics.

The Element Encyclopedia | Theresa Cheung


(see Cow, Eating)

Needing more hearty mental and spiritual sustenance in your life, instead of living on milky concepts alone.

An omen of improved finances, or an abundance of personal energy, especially if the meat is being consumed.

The Language of Dreams | Patrica Telesco


lucky numbers: 17-21-24-26-36-48

bones taken from: wil be busy with projects for a long time; give what’s left to others.

breaking bones of: wil have al kinds of losses beyond what you have to lose.

butchering raw: a friend would like to become a lover.

buying: wil gain money in gambling on a wise stock.

carving cooked: must join forces with a rival on your ambitious quest and share success.

cooking, for yourself: minor difference of opinion over unrequited love.

but not being allowed to eat: your “daily bread” is always provided.

others: a bold and hearty grasp of your needs in love affairs.

eating beef: wil have an easy life like the carnivorous mammal you are.

boiled: melancholy from disagreements leads you to overanalyze your problems.

broiled: are getting to the heart of the matter, one side at a time.

fried: wil be paid wel to kil someone’s spirit; others wil be the spoils.

raw: wil receive discouraging news of the death of a friend.

roasted: wil receive God’s blessings and affection from a friend.

rotten: your luck has turned on you and left you at risk.

sausage: are in a combative mood toward your career.

veal: wil cheat someone, when they unexpectedly change plans on you.

frozen: falsehood and deception frozen out of your consciousness.

throwing, to a dog: danger is very close to you; who has it in for you?

Zolar’s Book of Dreams Numbers and Lucky Days |

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

Eating Roasted Meat

Eating roasted meat means that the observer of the dram will be given meager livelihood and will face much hardships an anxiety for, roasting is called shayyun in Arabic meaning a wound. And a wound causes harm and grief.... eating roasted meat dream meaning


To eat meatballs in a dream is to feel comforted and close to home.

To make meatballs in a dream is to collect your thoughts. You may be forming a new idea. Alternatively, to eat a meatball which you made in your dream symbolizes saving the idea for later.... meatballs dream meaning

Auditory Meatus

(See Earwax)... auditory meatus dream meaning

Broiling Meat

(See Roasting meat)... broiling meat dream meaning

Buying Meat From The Butcher

If a person dreams that he has purchased meat from the butcher who delivers it to his house it means he will experience ailment in that portion of his body which is linked to the meat.

If he pays for the meat it means he will be compensated for his difficulties.

If not, he will not be compensated and will experience shock.... buying meat from the butcher dream meaning

Camel Meat

It represents the belongings of the one who sees the dream.... camel meat dream meaning

Eating Camel Meat

it means illness for the one who eats it.... eating camel meat dream meaning

Eating Dog Meat

Eating dog meat means he will over power his enemy as well as acquire assets form him.... eating dog meat dream meaning

Eating Elephant Meat

The One who eats the meat will receive assets from some authority.

The extent of such assets will depend on how much meat he eats.

The same interpretation is given if a person sees himself taking possession of the skin, bone or any other portion of the elephant.... eating elephant meat dream meaning

Eating Half-cooked Meat Of A Goat

He will become prosperous.... eating half-cooked meat of a goat dream meaning

Eating Lion Meat

The one who eats the meat will receive riches from some authority or a powerful person.... eating lion meat dream meaning

Eating The Meat Of A Lamb

His child will become a means of prosperity for him.... eating the meat of a lamb dream meaning

Eating The Raw Meat Of A Goat

Eating raw meat of goat or striking someone with such meat means he will slander someone or speak ill behind his back.... eating the raw meat of a goat dream meaning

Eating Turtle Meat

He will acquire Islamic Knowledge.... eating turtle meat dream meaning

Roasting Meat

If a person sees himself roasting meat on fire, it implies that he will safeguard himself against backbiting.... roasting meat dream meaning

Slaughtering A Lamb Not For Its Meat

A child or member of his family will die.... slaughtering a lamb not for its meat dream meaning

Slaughtering An Ewe For Its Meat

If a person sees himself as slaughtering an ewe for its meat, it is a glad tiding that he will receive some benefit from a woman.... slaughtering an ewe for its meat dream meaning

Slaughtering An Ewe Not For Its Meat

It means he will marry a woman.... slaughtering an ewe not for its meat dream meaning

Slaughtering An Ox And Distributing Its Meat

If a person sees himself slaughtering a working-ox (meant for ploughing), and distributing its meat it means he will dies soon. But if it is not a working-ox he will die in the same place and his estates will be distributed.... slaughtering an ox and distributing its meat dream meaning

Roasted Meat

(Grilled meat; Restaurant) To buy roasted or grilled meat from a restaurant in a dream means enrolling one’s children in a school and entrusting them to a good teacher to educate them and properly train them.

The owner of such a restaurant represents an educator, a trainer or a shaikh. Buying from him in a dream also means hiring a worker who is trained at the hands of an experienced master.

If one sees himself roasting or grilling meat in a dream, it means that he may become a tax collector, a physician, a jailer, a torturer, a thief, or a murderer. Seeing someone roasting meat on fire in a dream may denote a wedding, a picnic, or celebrating the birth of a new child.

If the meat is well-cooked in a dream, it means good news. Otherwise, if the meat is still uncooked in the dream, it means a headache and stress caused by one’s son. Roasting a whole sheep in a dream means money. Eating the meat of a roasted sheep in a dream means money earned through one’s son. Roasting a calf in a dream means appeasement of one’s fears, or news about one’s wife giving birth to a son, or it could mean standing in court before ajudge. Eating anything that is touched by fire in a dream means profits.

If one sees a roasted leg of sheep talking to him in a dream, it means that he will escape from an accident, a danger, or gain a strong foothold, or become well established in this world.

A broiled rib in a dream represents a woman, for Eve was created from Adam’s rib.

The chest represents plants and servants.

The belly represents the children.

A roasted leg in a dream represents woman’s earnings that her husband regularly swindles from her. Ifit is uncooked, then it means slander or backbiting. Eating roasted or boiled meat in a dream also could mean hard earned money, fears, sorrows, pain and sufferings, an illness, or persecution. Broiling a female sheep, or a ewe in a dream represents an illness that may befall one’s mother, wife or a relative. Broiling meat in a dream also means strength, marriage, health, wealth, the arrival of a traveller, love, unity, spying, telling on others, losing all benefits, squandering money, severing one’s relationship with his family, cutting one’s blood ties, or it cold denote a fever.

(Also see Stakes)... roasted meat dream meaning

Swan’s Meat

Eating swan’s meat in a dream means benefits drawn from pious and religious people.

(Also see Dusk; Meat)... swan’s meat dream meaning

The Meat, Skin And Limbs Of A Tiger

These are riches a person will acquire from some powerful enemy.... the meat, skin and limbs of a tiger dream meaning

Meat Hook

Symbolic of being dragged off against your will, Amos 4:2 ... meat hook dream meaning

Raw Meat

Symbolic of the need for diligence and preparation. Someone eating raw meat is symbolic of laziness, Prov. 12:27... raw meat dream meaning

Boiled Meat

See Eating / Drinking.... boiled meat dream meaning

Roast Meat

Affectionate greetings.... roast meat dream meaning

Ham / Cured Meat

Our need for preservation of the status quo is represented by cured meats.... ham / cured meat dream meaning