Dreams Meanings

Fish Dream Meaning

To decipher your fish dream meaning, you will need to remember as much as you can about the dream. The more you recall of your dream, the more accurate the interpretation is going to be. You need to remember the context, scenario, progression of events, the place, characters, conversations, environment and your relevant experiences to fish prior your dream.

You are going to learn the true meaning of your fish dream based psychological dream analysis in light of these variables, in addition to your exposure to relevant stimulus before the night you had your dream and symbolism.

Fish Dream Meaning

Fish dream meaning based on psychological dream analysis

Fish dream meaning based on the place

Do you remember where you have seen the fish? If your answer is yes, then it can be a key to decode the true meaning of your dream.

Fish in a seaIt means that you are trying to reach a goal in a sea of opportunities, you want to reach out to something, get in touch with someone, interested in having a vacation or making love
Fish in a lakeIt means that you are trying to achieve a goal in a limited space of opportunities, you are thinking about catching something and you believe that it is within your reach
Fish in a riverIt means that you believe that you are in track to reach a certain goal, you are choosing a target if you have not already or you are looking for reaching out to something or someone in either a friendly or hostile environment (it depends on the scenario)
Fish TankIt means that you have complete control over a range of opportunities or that is what you are looking to achieve
Fish in a jarIt means that you believe that you are in a transitional period, concerned about saving someone, transporting or protecting an object or someone
Fish in a bottleIt means that you believe that you have a catch or you are doubting the purity of a someone, food or the water itself
Fish in a cupIt means that you are expecting something unusual to happen, you do not have much resources, an opportunity at stake or doubting an offer
Fish in a plastic bagIt means that you are concerned about keeping an opportunity, receiving a new gift or storing something
Fish in the sewersIt means that you are concerned about getting rid of something, something you have gotten rid of, losing something, someone in a nasty trouble or you were just thinking about re your sewers
Raining FishIt means either you believe that you are going to be swarmed with many opportunities or you are going to be bombarded with problems
Fish in a vehicleIt means that you were concerned about decorating your vehicle, cleaning it, having someone that you do not like or making love in a vehicle
Fish on a floorIt means that you are concerned about losing an opportunity or have already lost it. It can also mean that you are worried about losing someone or something.
Fish in a tubIt means that you have a limited time in achieving a certain goal or you are at risk of losing it
Fish in a swimming poolYou are concerned about other competitors
Holding fish in your handIt means that everything is up to you regarding a certain problem or someone
Fish in a fridgeIt means that you were concerned about an opportunity or someone you have long ignored. It can also mean that you are concerned about storing something or something you have stored
Fish in a plateIt means that your goal is ready to be achieved or you have already achieved your goal
Fish in a potYou are concerned about some certain preparations and your plan is in action at the moment
Fish in an ovenYou are concerned about your plans and you are about to reach your goals

Fish dream meaning based on the characters

Every character can play a critical role in interpreting your fish dream meaning.

1 – The Fish

  • The fish can represent a threat
  • You could be concerned about becoming at risk as bigger fish eat smaller fish
  • You could be concerned about competition
  • You could be worried about being chased and the fish represents who are chasing you
  • You could be concerned about solving a certain problem or dealing with an adversary
  • You could be concerned about protecting someone from a threat that manifested itself in your dream as fish
  • It could mean that you are trying to catch someone as if you were catching fish
  • It could mean that you are seeking an opportunity and the fish represents that opportunity
  • It could mean that you are seeking freedom like fish
  • You could be looking for a message or a sign in your life

2 – Friends

  • You are concerned about being threatened along with your friends and the fish represents the source of threat
  • You are getting threatened and your friends are the source of threat (the fish)
  • You are being threatened and your friends are helping you
  • Your friends are threatened (by the fish) and you are trying to help them
  • You are being chased like a fish and your friends are helping you escape
  • You are chasing someone in your life as if you are fishing
  • Your friends are helping you in achieving a goal and this goal is represented as a fish in your dream
  • Your are concerned about helping your friends in achieving a goal
  • You are concerned about achieving a goal with your friends
  • You are concerned about competing with your friends
  • You are concerned about competing with someone along with your friends
  • You are looking for your friends support while competing with someone
  • You are concerned about protecting your friends
  • You are expecting your friends to protect you
  • You have been thinking about achieving a goal (the fish) and you are expecting your friends to help you
  • Your have been concerned about achieving a goal (the fish) and you are not expecting help from your friends
  • Your friends want to achieve a goal which was represented as a fish in your dream and you either want to help them or not
  • You want to share some news with your friends

3 – Family

  • You are concerned about being threatened with your family and the fish represents the source of that threat
  • You are being threatened and a family member manifested as a fish is the source of threat
  • You are being threatened and your family are supporting you
  • Your family are threatened and you are concerned about helping them (the threat is represented as a fish)
  • You are being chased like a fish and your family are trying to help you
  • You are chasing someone in your family like if you are fishing
  • Your family are helping you in achieving a certain goal and that goal is manifested as a fish in your dream
  • You are concerned about helping your family in achieving a goal and that goal was represented as a fish
  • You are concerned about achieving a goal (the fish) with your family
  • You are concerned about competing against your family. Your family or the goal could have been represented as a fish in your dream
  • You are concerned about competing against someone that was represented as a fish with your family
  • You are looking for your family’s support while competing with someone (the fish)
  • You are expecting your family to protect you and the fishes could be either your family or a threat
  • You have been thinking about achieving a goal (represented as catching a fish) with your family’s help
  • You have been concerned about achieving a goal (as in catching a fish) without your family’s support
  • Your family want to achieve a goal (as in catching fish) and you are considering helping them
  • You want to share some news with your family (represented as other fish in your dream)

4 – Strangers

  • You are concerned about being threatened by a stranger and the stranger was manifested in your dream as a fish
  • You have been thinking about saving strangers from threats and these strangers were present in your dream as fish
  • You believe that strangers (the fish) would support you in achieving your goals
  • You have faith in strangers (other fish)
  • You are concerned about competing with strangers which were represented as other fish
  • You have been looking for sharing news with everyone (the fish)
  • You want to impress strangers (other fish)
Fish dream analysis

A fish swimming against the current

Fish dream meaning based on the fish species

Fish SpeciesDream Meaning
Peruvian fish
  • It could mean that you are looking for achieving many goals that are related to each other in your life.
  • It can mean that you are interested about going to Peru.
  • You are concerned about doing a certain task that has something to do with peru.
  • You could be seeking a goal as common as Peruvian fish.
  • You could be desiring a dish of Peruvian fish.
Grass carp fish
  • It could mean that you are looking for achieving a common goal.
  • It could mean that opportunities are available everywhere around you as grass carp fish is the most popular fish species in the market.
  • You might be seeking an easy goal.
  • You could be desiring a dish of Grass carp fish.
Silver carp fish
  • You could be looking for a achieving a long term goal that you think that it is under your control as silver carp fish is mainly cultivated in aquaculture.
  • You could have been thinking about purchasing silver or something that looks like silver.
  • You could be concerned about an enemy that is as invasive as silver carp fish.
  • You could be desiring a dish of Silver carp fish.
Common carp fish
  • You could be looking for a goal that does not require competition
  • You believe that you are in the right path
  • You could be desiring a dish of common carp fish.
Coral reef fish
  • You have been thinking about a wide range of opportunities that are available at the time being.
  • You are concerned about achieving certain goals in a hostile environment
  • You are searching for great opportunities.
  • You are looking for reaching out to someone.
  • You have a desire for diving.
  • You are looking for beauty in life.

Fish dream meaning based on the fish colour

White FishIt means that you are seeking a pure goal. It could also mean that you are looking for a fresh start.
Black FishIt means that you are not optimistic and you do not expect to achieve your goal. It could also mean that you are worried about loss and experiencing sadness.
Red FishIt means that you are passionate about achieving a certain goal. It could also indicate a hard goal.
Green FishIt means that you are interested in having a vacation. It also means that you are having hope.
Blue FishIt means that you have faith in achieving your objectives. It also means that you are in control and you want to get over any restrictions.
Yellow FishIt means that you are aiming to achieve your goals with great dedication, accuracy and precision.
Coloured FishIt means that you are open minded, your goals are attractive, difficult or may change over time.

Fish dream meaning based on size

Small FishA big chance, opportunity, goal or problems.
Medium FishNormal chances, opportunities, goals or problems.
Big FishSmall chances, goals, opportunities or problems.

Fish dream meaning based on different scenarios

  • If the fish was attacking you, then it means that you are threatened and the level of the threat depends on the size of the fish
  • If you were attacking a fish, it means that you have been thinking about facing someone
  • If you were grabbing a fish, it means that you are trying to reach a goal
  • If you were trying to catch a fish, then it means that you are hunting for an opportunity or trying to achieve a goal
  • If you were hiding from a fish, then it means that you are concerned about escaping from a threat
  • If you were talking with the fish, then it means that you are waiting for a message or an answer
  • If you were admiring fish, it means that you have some attractive opportunities to choose from or you could be interested in growing a fish
  • If you were swimming with other fish, it could mean that you are concerned about competition, support or co operation with others
  • If a fish was following you, it means that you believe that either someone or a problem is following you in your life
  • If you were the fish and swimming against the current, then it means that you are facing trouble in your life and you are doing quite an effort to get through it
  • If you were the fish and you were enjoying swimming, then it means that you want to swim or dive into your problems
  • If the fish was dead, then it means you are concerned about failure, loss, disease or death
Fish dream analysis

Fish swimming against the current – dream meaning

Fish dream meaning based on symbolism

FertilityIt means that you are looking for having a child and you are concerned about pregnancy (it is one of the most accurate interpretations for pregnant women, recently married couple and women who are interested in having children)
Sexual DesireIt means that you have a great desire for making love (it is the fish dream meaning in most cases)
ConspiracyIt means that you believe that someone is talking about you behind your back
LossIt means that you are concerned about losing someone
A decisionIt means that you are concerned about making a decision
WisdomIt means that you are looking for wisdom
WealthIt means that you are concerned about your business, work or wealth
FaithIt means that you have faith and you were concerned about religious matters recently as it is one of the most common symbols in ancient religions
HopeIt means that you have hope that everything is going to be sorted out

Fish dream meaning based on your experiences

Your fish dream meaning can be explained according to your relevant personal experiences. The more recent your experiences are, the more likely it would be the reason behind your dream.

Your experiences can include:

  • Thinking about fish for any reason
  • Recalling a memory about fish
  • You have seen fish recently
  • Someone you know had fish lately
  • You have been thinking about fertility and making love recently
  • You were fishing or thinking about making a fishing trip

Fish dream meaning based on exposure

There are two main types of exposure that can have quite an effect on your dream analysis and these types are direct exposure and indirect exposure to relevant stimulus to fish.

Direct exposure to fish can include:

  • Reading about fish in a book
  • Reading about fish in a magazine or an article
  • Reading about fish in the news
  • Watching fish on TV
  • Watching fish in a movie or a documentary
  • Talking about fish or fishing
  • You have seen a fish recently

Indirect exposure to fish can include:

  • Watching a short seen about fish without noticing it
  • You have seen fish in an advertisement for a few seconds and it was stored in your subconscious then manifested in your dream
  • Your had a desire for making love while you were asleep
  • You have seen an object, symbol or a shape that looks like fish or represents fish indirectly
  • You have heard about fish indirectly
  • You have heard a similar word to (fish) that made you concerned about fish subconsciously
  • You were subject to a relevant stimulus while you were asleep, such as water, sweat and smell
  • You have heard a sound that reminded you of fish while you were asleep