Whale Dream Definition
To have a dream about whales in general means that happiness is due to come your way.
This could be in the form of a new relationship or new opportunity, but it’s important you say ‘yes’ during this time. Be open-minded, and don’t reject things just because you assume that it won’t be for you.
Apply focus and you’ll find happiness.
Remember that different whales mean different things. For example, killer whales dreams can be more about the strength you’re gaining in your life. However, a full explanation can be found further down.
Most Frequent Examples of Dreams about Whales
Did You Dream About… Whales Swimming?
Did you dream of a whale swimming?
If you did, then this is linked to your progress. Is there a new project you’re working on for school or work? Well, the whale in your dream reminds you to keep swimming through the difficult moments.
Right now you need to be aware of any ‘whale attack’ or distraction that might deter you, instead, try and ignore it and focus on the task at hand.
Did You Dream About… a Whale Attacking?
A whale attacking you in the dream could signify that, in the recent past, you have encountered a somewhat stressful situation and now you are reflecting on this through your dreams. Maybe you are making crazy decisions and people don’t really understand. We all make crazy decisions at some point in our life. Sometimes these decisions are right, at other times they don’t turn out well.
Alternatively, the dream could mean that you have an argument with someone who is close to you. If you are feeling negative, then this often causes a dream of a whale attacking you.
Did You Dream About… Stranded Whales?
If you see a whale swimming alone or washed up on a beach stranded, then this could be linked to your fear of loneliness.
It might be that you don’t have many family members or aren’t close to them. But you being alone doesn’t reflect anything. You deserve love and will receive it one day.
So be a whale rises out of the water. Stay above these bad feelings and show them how powerful whales tusks are – figuratively speaking.
Did You Dream About… Swimming with Whales?
If in your dream, you see yourself swimming with a whale, then this could suggest you need to hang out with your friends.
Consider the help you can receive from these relationships – whether it’s to push you forward in your career or you’re in need of a space of offlet. Friendships are fundamental.
Don’t isolate yourself.
Did You Dream About… Killing a Whale?
Did you kill a whale?
Well, this dream, although hard watch, has many interesting suggestions. To kill a whale suggests there’s a part of yourself that you want to be killed.
Is there some in-depth part of yourself that you can’t stomach? Perhaps your mental health? A past trauma? Or your relationship with spirituality and the self? It’s time you learn to forgive.
It’s within you. And it won’t stop you from living the life you want. Just harness it, seek this dream as spiritual guidance, and embrace every faucet.
Did You Dream About… Whales Communicating with Each Other?
Did whales communicate with each other in a dream? Or did you hear whale sounds?
Then this could suggest that there’s something – a secret – that you need to reveal. It’s time to get it off of your chest and set yourself free.
It may be hard but this bravery that you teach yourself will give you the opportunity to step into the person you need to be.
Did You Dream About… a Dead Whale?
To dream of a dead whale could represent how you feel inside.
You might feel lonely, abandoned, or as though no one is there for you. But that’s not true.
If you don’t have people in your life, there’s no one reason why you can’t find the right people. Just remember you need to treat others the right way too. When you give back to others, you’ll find reward and benefit in this care.
You can be reborn. Dreams only highlight our inner manifestations, don’t let it dictate your future.
Did You Dream About… a Jumping Whale?
Did you see a jumping whale in your dream?
To see a whale jumping through the water is a beautiful sight because it suggests that you’ve overcome the difficult moments in your life. It might be that you were suffering from a drawback, but now it’s time for you to move forward.
Jump towards those goals. Be like the whale in your dream – don’t let anything stop you from taking the opportunities that come your way.
Did You Dream About… Chasing Whales?
Did you dream about a whale chasing you in a dream or are you chasing the whales?
Such a dream suggests that you’re trapped in a loop and you can’t get out of it. You might try to fix it, but it could feel neverending. You need to remember that you are not defined by this loop, don’t let it think that you can’t break free because you can. You are not stuck.
The Different Types of Whales You May Dream of…
Did you dream of a humpback whale?
Well, this humpback whale dream suggests that you’re going to find a new path in life. It could be a new relationship, new career, or new friends, but either way, it’s going to happen and it’ll happen quickly.
The humpback whale is usually associated with its quick movements, so you be sure that the same will apply to you and your life.
A beached whale isn’t the most positive of dreams as it suggests that you’re feeling stagnant in life.
Beached whales are quite rare whales in dreams and in real life, so if you see one then you may resonate with its unique qualities. Just remember, lean into the things that make you you and you’ll be able to find that innate motivation again.
Killer whales are interesting creatures.
Many people argue that if you see a killer whale close by then it might suggest that you’re gaining a lot of strength in life. However, if you see the killer whale turning away, then this might suggest that this strength is leaving you.
Focus on each intimate detail to get a true reading.
Reflect on this dream and this could be an opportunity to improve your life. Face your fears, a killer whale can’t hurt you.
Did you dream of a blue whale?
Dreaming about a blue whale swimming suggests that there is some drama coming into your life. It might be that you have a connection to these creatures, but be sure that you’re not relating to the negative parts and becoming a sea monster.
To see a grey whale suggests there is gossip coming into your life.
Be careful as this gossip may be about you. It isn’t designed to hurt you, but instead, will make you challenge the people you trust and where you’re at in life.
Did you have a dream about a black whale?
Well, dreaming of a black whale suggests that you’re a little cocky in life. You’re probably someone who plans on succeeding at their goals, or you have a lot of personal power to amp up.
But don’t be afraid of it. Step into your limelight, you’re going to be protected in life and will find a lot of luck.
Seeing this kind of whale suggests that life will speed up in some way.
It might be that a romantic will heat up or that work is going to be more intense, but strap in for intensity in life!
This cute dream about baby whales could be linked to your desire to look after a young child or pet.
There may be some connection between parenting and happiness, it might be that you’re looking to protect someone from something.
Consider the intricate moments of this particular dream. What evokes your maternal instinct? Are you defending a baby whale from something? Does this suggest there’s some stress for you?
You are capable. But ensure you protect yourself first.
To see more than one whale in a dream is fairly surreal and may be a sign that you need people in your life.
You may be someone who relies on others whether that’s your family or friends.
But consider the joy you get from these people and relish in that. Whales are gentle creatures and seeing a whale that close – and many whales that close – could suggest the need for love in your life. Spend some time with the people you love in life.
Dreams About Whales Could Make You Feel…
Excitement: If you dreamt of a whale in a dream and felt excited then this positive energy may suggest that you feel connected to this creature. It may be that this is a sign of emotional healing for you and that it’s time to embrace who you are and live your inner truth. Good things are coming to you.
Hope: A whale is a misunderstood creature, if a whale appears in your dream and you feel hopeful then the exact meaning is that you feel similar to the whale. You might be someone who feels their inner self can’t be let out – but it’s time. This is your moment to reveal your inner feelings and live your truth.
Inspiration: To dream of a whale and wake up feeling inspired might suggest that there’s something new coming into your life. It might be some good luck following you, a new project, or a sense of creativity, but use this time to embrace the things that scare you.
Fear: To dream about a whale and wake up scared or in fear may suggest you’re avoiding your own emotions. There’s something you’re avoiding in life. It could be a risk you don’t want to take, a family member you’re avoiding, or something much deeper. Explore the dreams about whales you have and examine whether there is another layer to your whale dream meaning.
Misunderstanding: A whale isn’t a creature everyone understands. To dream of a killer whale swimming or a general whale could suggest you feel a connection to these creatures. Whales tend to be soft creatures, even though they have the power to hurt people. It might feel that in your life, you’re seen as someone hard or dangerous. But open yourself and you’ll find people who can be accepting.
Judgement: Do you feel judged for having whales dreams? Well, don’t. To dream of this creature suggests that you’re misunderstood. You expect the worst in people and never trust fully, but this means people lose out on the opportunity to see your full power.
A Bit of Context Into… Dreams About Whales
The Spiritual Meaning
From a spiritual perspective, dreaming about a whale may be linked to freedom and positivity.
To dream of a whale and be spiritual is to see whales as a symbol of freedom and excitement, involve yourself in that.
The Religious Meaning
From a religious perspective, whales are seen to indicate people who work hard.
Such a dream may remind you to focus on your goals. Remember, you are only human, so although you should focus on your priorities, don’t beat yourself up for feeling things like lust, anger, or greed. These are human emotions that no God will punish you for.
Just remind yourself of your mission, and look after yourself in the best way you know how.« Back to Glossary Index