If you are planning to get pregnant or are actually pregnant, your pregnancy dreams are usually about the anxieties and expectations of being pregnant. However, if you are not pregnant yourself, it usually symbolize an aspect of your personal life. It can mean a birth of a new direction, idea, and goal.
In this section, we will go through a dictionary that include main ideas that revolve around being pregnant and what they may symbolize for your own personal life experience. Please note that the interpretations here assume that you are not actually being pregnant, if you are, you should take a more literal interpretation of the pregnancy dreams.
Depending on your current life situation, you can have recurring pregnancy dreams or even realistic pregnancy dreams that foretell your anxiety about upcoming events.
Dream About Pregnancy Test
To dream that you are taking a pregnancy test indicates that you are entering a new phase in your life. The new phase can be a new job, relationship, or life style choice. The symbols involved rely heavily on whether the pregnancy is desired or unwanted.
If the pregnancy test is positive in your dreams, remember about how you feel about actually getting pregnant. Was it fear or joy? It can reflect how you feel about the new phase of your life. You feel that you are being put the test as how you feel about this new phase of life.
If the dream has a negative pregnancy test result, the contextual feeling that went along within your dream is also important. If you felt good about it, it means that you have avoided worrisome life changes. However, if you are sad about the pregnancy test’s negative result, it means that you have not fully achieved your goals yet.
Dream About Pregnancy Labor and Birth
Dreaming about labor and giving birth of a new baby can mean different things depending on the context. It typically means that you are anxious about the new phase in life.
For more dream interpretation surrounding labor and birth, please continue to Labor and Birth Dream Interpretation.
Dream About Pregnancy Miscarriage and Abortion
Pregnancy miscarriage dreams are symbolic of loss of opportunity, loss of important person (in context of relationship), loss of trust, precious projects or achievements.
If you are dreaming about miscarriage because of the abortion by choice, it symbolizes that you are not ready for the life changes yet and you are giving up the new direction in life.
For more dream meanings surrounding Miscarriage and Abortion, please continue to Miscarriage dream interpretation.
To dream about having period or menstruation blood on your clothing while being pregnant can represent or signify the fear of miscarrying.
Dream About False Pregnancy
To dream that you have a false pregnancy (you think you are pregnant, but find out there is no baby), you may be having trouble achieving a new personal goal or project. And you worry that your new found venture may fail.
Dream About Pregnancy Ultrasound Scan
Being able to see your growing baby inside a pregnancy dream symbolize that the result of your projects is within grasp. You can see and visualize your achievement.
Dream About Pregnancy of Another Person
To dream someone else is pregnant can symbolize that a change is happening. Or it can symbolize jealousy if you feel jealous in your dream or if you want to become pregnant yourself if you have been unable to.
If you are dreaming about friend being pregnant and you are feeling jealous, you may be feeling inner jealousy of your friend’s achievements.
Dream About Pregnancy and Water Breaking
Do you see your water breaking in your dream? Who is with you? How are you feeling? The context is important, if you remember in your dream and based on how far along with your dream pregnancy. Water breaking can either mean the onset of labor, or it could also mean potential failure due to miscarriage.
Dream About Announcing Pregnancy News
Announcing the big news about being pregnant means that you are ready to tell everyone about your ambitions and dreams. If you are thinking about becoming pregnant, the announcing dreams can be telling that you will become pregnant really soon.
If you are hiding the news about being pregnant inside the dream and keeping it as a secret, you are not ready to let the world know about your ambitions yet. Or if it’s unwanted pregnancy such as teenage pregnancy, it can mean that you are taking more that you can handle and are hiding from your current situation.
Dream About Pregnancy with Ex’s Baby
Having a dream about pregnancy with an EX boyfriend or ex husband can mean that you may still have emotions or feelings for your EX.
If the dream involves infidelity where you have a relationship with the Ex aka cheating, it may mean that the old relationship may come back if you still have contact with the EX. Or that you are not happy with your current life surrounding and you want to relive your past.
Dream About Pregnancy Baby Girl or Boy
If your dream involves the new born baby and their genders, if you are pregnant, it can simply mean that you really either want a boy or girl. If you are not pregnant, below is a quick meaning of baby boy and baby girl dreams.
If you can tell the gender of your newborn baby, it means that you know exactly what you want.
Twins, Triplets, or More: When the pregnancy dream involves more than one baby. This indicates that the new thing coming will be of greater magnitude: double, triple or even quadruple.
Dream About Virgin Pregnancy
Dreaming about Virgin Pregnancies can be biblical in nature if you are a Christian. However, dreaming about pregnant while married or unmarried do not mean much other than you may have new things coming into your life.
Dream About Male Pregnancy
If you dream about your own male pregnancy, it means that you should tone down your sexual exploits.
However, if you dream about another male pregnancy, it may mean disbelief for the accomplishments of another.
Dream About Surrogate Pregnancy
The surrogate pregnancy dream interpretation depends on whether you are the surrogate or you need someone to be your newborn baby’s surrogate mom.
If you are the surrogate, you agree to a destiny that is not yours, because in this dream, that’s what a baby represents. This is a destiny handed to you by your family and your extended family, and you are expected to live it out.
If you request someone else to be the surrogate, it means that you are not able to handle the tasks given to achieve your goals. And you should request the help from your family, extended family, and friends.