3. Literal friend;
4. Someone with whom you are familiar; Prov. 18:24; Matt. 11:19.
To dream of your friends being happy and in good health suggests that your friends will wish you well or visit. In addition, your friends’ relatives may bring you some good news.
To dream that your friends are troubled and upset indicates that they may suffer from illness or stress.
To dream about your childhood friend indicates that you will stumble back into behaviors from an early and more carefree time. You could be feeling too much pressure and wishing to go back to a time when things were easier. Think about how you got along with this friend, the dynamics of the friendship, and what you learned through that friendship. This dream may also be indicating that you are acting immaturely.
To dream that your friends are dark-colored suggests that either you or they may have some difficulty or illness.
If your friends take the form of animals, it represents that someone will get between you and your closest friends.
If they exhibit staunch friendship for you in your dream then all your current activities will be successes.
If you see them as sad or unhappy you will receive news of an illness.
Usually unknown aspects of your own personality. Wanting more support.
2. Happy news, welcome news.
3. Regression or childishness (childhood friend).
4. Difﬁculty let ting go of the past (childhood friend).
A friend that you know or even someone you dream of being friendly symbolizes supportive and harmonious aspects of yourself.
Firstly we need to look at our relationship with that particular person, and secondly we need to decide what that friend represents for us (for instance security, support and love).
Often friends highlight a particular part of our own personality that we need to look at, and perhaps understand or come to terms with, in a different way.
We can continue on our spiritual search in the knowledge that we are being supported.
To see your friend troubled and haggard, sickness or distress is upon them.
To see your friends dark-colored, denotes unusual sickness or trouble to you or to them.
To see them take the form of animals, signifies that enemies will separate you from your closest relations.
To see your friend who dresses in somber colors in flaming red, foretells that unpleasant things will transpire, causing you anxiety if not loss, and that friends will be implicated.
To dream you see a friend standing like a statue on a hill, denotes you will advance beyond present pursuits, but will retain former impressions of justice and knowledge, seeking these through every change.
If the figure below be low, you will ignore your friends of former days in your future advancement.
If it is on a plane or level with you, you will fail in your ambition to reach other spheres.
If you seem to be going from it, you will force yourself to seek a change in spite of friendly ties or self-admonition.
To dream you see a friend with a white cloth tied over his face, denotes that you will be injured by some person who will endeavor to keep up friendly relations with you.
To dream that you are shaking hands with a person who has wronged you, and he is taking his departure and looks sad, foretells you will have differences with a close friend and alienation will perhaps follow. You are most assuredly nearing loss of some character.
Dreaming of a true friend portends good news.
If our friend is in trouble, that news will be disadvantageous.
The same person in your real life.
The role the friend plays in your life (such as supporting, inspiring, etc.).
The characteristic that stood out about the friend in the dream (a good listener, enthusiastic, etc.).
Someone else in real life (for example, a celebrity who’s your friend in a dream could represent a real-life friend who reminds you of that celebrity).
See also: Person You Know; Person Unknown; Liking; Friendly
If they communicate with you in a familiar way, your dream may simply be reflecting the important part your friend plays in your life. If, however, your friend acts out of character or oddly, your unconscious may be warning you about an aspect of their character that makes you feel uneasy. On the other hand, your dream may be warning you that it is you rather than your friend that the dream is depicting, as the dreaming mind tends to project aspects of yourself onto people you are close to in waking life in order to make you aware of aspects of your personality that are being neglected or suppressed.
If you have a dream in which a friend suddenly turns on you or even tries to kill you, this image may have been sent to tell you that this particular friend is not all that they seem to be in real life.