Dream meaning of lamb

To dream of lambs frolicing in green pastures, betokens chaste friendships and joys. Bounteous and profitable crops to the farmers, and increase of possessions for others.

To see a dead lamb, signifies sadness and desolation. Blood showing on the white fleece of a lamb, denotes that innocent ones will suffer from betrayal through the wrong doing of others.

A lost lamb, denotes that wayward people will be under your influence, and you should be careful of your conduct.

To see lamb skins, denotes comfort and pleasure usurped from others.

To slaughter a lamb for domestic uses, prosperity will be gained through the sacrifice of pleasure and contentment.

To eat lamb chops, denotes illness, and much anxiety over the welfare of children. To see lambs taking nourishment from their mothers, denotes happiness through pleasant and intelligent home companions, and many lovable and beautiful children.

To dream that dogs, or wolves devour lambs, innocent people will suffer at the hands of insinuating and designing villains.

To hear the bleating of lambs, your generosity will be appealed to.

To see them in a winter storm, or rain, denotes disappointment in expected enjoyment and betterment of fortune. To own lambs in your dreams, signifies that your environments will be pleasant and profitable.

If you carry lambs in your arms, you will be encumbered with happy cares upon which you will lavish a wealth of devotion, and no expense will be regretted in responding to appeals from the objects of your affection. To shear lambs, shows that you will be cold and mercenary. You will be honest, but inhumane.

For a woman to dream that she is peeling the skin from a lamb, and while doing so, she discovers that it is her child, denotes that she will cause others sorrow which will also rebound to her grief and loss.

For a woman to dream of seeing any one lame, foretells that her pleasures and hopes will be unfruitful and disappointing.

The Hidden Meanings of Your Dreams:

Physical Physical
You’re focusing on innocence, purity, and gentleness. You’re ready to have children or good, trustworthy friends.
Emotional Emotional
You feel you’ve had to sacrifice a precious part of yourself, or you give too much of yourself to others. You need to be more assertive. You’re opening your heart to romance.
Spiritual Spiritual
You’re working with humility, sweetness, and letting go of stubborn resistance to make progress spiritually.
The origins of the symbolism of the lamb are to be found in the Book of Enoch. It signifies purity, innocence, meekness (as well as unwarranted sacrifice). In allegories, it lies at the root of representations of either pure thought, or a just man, or the Lamb of God. Pinedo, however, points to the interesting relationship between the lamb and the lion, by inversion of their respective symbolic meanings.
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4 Definitions
  1. “As gentle as a lamb” is a common metaphor brought to mind by this symbol. In a dream this symbol can indicate the Lamb of God (Christ), or being sacrificed like a “lamb to the slaughter.”
    The dreamer’s relationship with this symbol determines its meaning.

  2. The Big Dictionary of Dreams » Martha Clarke April 6, 2022 at 7:45 pm

    The lamb expresses purity, innocence, and gentleness: your true self. All these attributes are positive but the lamb may also represent ignorance and blindness.
    The sacrifice of the Lamb of God takes away the sin of the world. In psychological terms, it represents the desire for forgiveness.

  3. The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams » Stearn Robinson & Tom Corbett April 10, 2022 at 1:44 pm

    If you dreamed of carrying a lamb, you can expect a period of solid satisfaction; baby lambs predict an uplifting experience; to see lambs gamboling in a field signifies happy domestic occasions; a dream of eating, serving, or cooking lamb indicates an increase in material wealth; to find a lost lamb forecasts the renewal of a valued friendship; to hear lambs bleating indicates new, but pleasant, responsibilities.

  4. Complete Dictionary of Dreams » Dr. Michael Lennox April 14, 2022 at 3:14 am

    As a baby sheep, the lamb adds the quality of innocence to the symbolic meaning.

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