Grandmother (Grandma) – Meaning and Symbolism of a Dream

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Dreams about grandmas usually don’t mean anything, especially if you have recently had an encounter with yours or someone else’s grandma, or if your grandma died. However, if none of those events happened recently, dreams of grandmas can be very powerful, representing circumstances and conditions that we can’t see but we usually feel them, at least subconsciously. A grandma is a frequent motif in dreams. Most of the time, it represents security, wisdom, consciousness or problem avoidance, so it usually stands for something positive.

To see your grandma
Dreaming of your own grandma symbolizes family happiness. It is possible that you will hear pleasant news regarding one of your family members. You will soon be invited to a wedding, baptism or some other celebration hosted by your relative. Also, there is a possibility that someone from your family who you haven’t seen for a long time will come and visit you. You will remember beautiful childhood memories together and you will try to stay in contact after their visit.

To talk to a grandma
Dreaming of talking to your grandma means that you will realize your mistake, so you will be able to avoid a great problem.

To see your grandma crying
If you see your grandma crying in a dream, it means that someone close to you is worried for you, but they don’t want you to know it. Try to figure out who that person is and help them get over that insecurity they have regarding you.

To be a grandma
This dream means that your family needs you and your help. Your family members see you as a stable problem solver and fixer. If a man has this dream, it means that he doubts his masculinity unnecessarily.

To see a happy and cheerful grandma
Dreaming of a smiling and happy grandma means that you have made good decisions, which will pay off in the near future.

To dream of someone else’s grandma
Dreaming of someone else’s grandma symbolizes resentment and anger. You and your family member will be in a heated argument which will cause you to rebel. You will not be able to react the way you want to and that will make you even more dissatisfied. It is possible that your frustration will affect your partner negatively, so they will not be ready to tolerate your sudden mood changes.

To talk to someone else’s grandma
Talking to someone else’s grandma in a dream symbolizes financial loss because someone will outsmart you.

To see someone else’s grandma crying
This dream symbolizes poverty and indigence. It usually has a bad meaning. It can also mean that you will make someone sad without apparent reason.

To see a late grandma alive and well
Dreaming of your late grandma being alive and healthy means that you will receive help from someone unexpectedly. You will be pleasantly surprised when a friend you haven’t seen for a long time helps you after you find yourself in trouble. After that, you will continue your friendship, which will be closer and stronger than ever.

To dream of your grandma dying
This dream symbolizes good health and a long and happy life.

To look for your grandma
Looking for your grandma in a dream means that you long for attention.

To see a grandma knitting
Dreaming of yours or someone else’s grandma knitting means that you should built your future life patiently, while investing more in your knowledge.

To see a grandma’s grave
Dreaming of visiting yours or someone else’s grandma’s grave symbolizes health problems in the following period. You will experience health complications which will make you go and visit a doctor.

To have an argument with a grandma
Dreaming of having an argument with your own grandma means that some event from the past is constantly stopping you from moving on. Something you have survived is not letting you live your life peacefully. That problem is often causing you to fail regarding your business or private life. You can’t shake the feeling that you could have changed something back then, while you are constantly neglecting everything you can do now. Unless you talk to someone about it and try to leave past problems in the past, dreams with similar meaning will become even more frequent.

To have an argument with someone else’s grandma
Dreaming of having an argument with someone else’s grandma means that you will be in a situation where you will have to explain your actions to a more experienced colleague at work. They will not understand your actions and it is possible that they will accuse you of being irresponsible and childish. It will take a lot of time and effort to prove them that they are wrong about you.

To have a fight with your grandma
Having a fight with your grandma in a dream symbolizes guilty consciousness because you’ve wronged someone. You have judged someone wrongly, but after some time you’ve realized that you have made a mistake. You don’t know how to fix it, but you only know that you should. Your ego is not letting you apologize, no matter how hard you want to.

To have a fight with someone else’s grandma
Dreaming of having a fight with someone else’s grandma means that you will embarrass yourself in front of many people. The lack of knowledge about some topic will lead you on a wrong path, so you will say something which will cause laughter among other people.

To hide from your grandma
Dreaming of hiding from your grandma means that you have been hiding something from your loved ones for a long time. It is possible that you’ve done something you are ashamed of, so you don’t want them to ever hear of it, or you have heard something that you want to tell them, but you don’t want to hurt them. If you continue doing this, the only person you will hurt is yourself.

To hide from someone else’s grandma
Dreaming of hiding from someone else’s grandma means that someone is smothering you with their affection. They can be your close friend, family member or even your partner. Even though you know that their intentions are good, you can’t shake the feeling that you are not allowed to think with your own head and that you are expected to do chores that you can’t always fulfill. It is possible that you have suppressed your feelings deeply, but soon, people around you will start noticing them as well.

To kill your grandma
Dreaming of killing your own grandma symbolizes a problem with a loved one. Your partner, family member or a friend is constantly pushing their opinions and attitudes onto you and they are expecting you to accept them without question. Deep down, you know that person has been manipulating your thoughts and actions for the majority of your life, but you can’t get rid of them.

To kill someone else’s grandma
Dreaming of killing someone else’s grandma symbolizes a feeling of guilt. It is possible that you have lost or spent all your money, but you are hiding it from your family, because they count on it. The best thing you can do is to tell the truth, because getting deeper into the lie can make people lose trust in you.

To see a grandma on scaffolding
Seeing a grandma standing on scaffolding means that you have forgotten about certain promises. Your consciousness is restless because you haven’t kept a promise that you have made to an elderly person. It is possible that you can no longer correct that mistake, so you are lamenting an opportunity that you’ve discarded easily.

To dream that your grandmother is hugging you
If you dream of your grandmother hugging you, it means you need comfort. You are probably in a difficult stage of your life and believe no one can understand you. However, you haven’t asked anyone for help or advice, so why would you think you have no one to count on in such moments?

To dream of hugging your grandmother
Hugging your grandmother in a dream suggests that someone will soon ask you for help or advice regarding a problem that bothers them. Considering that we are talking about a delicate situation, you will need time to think about what to say. You need not be afraid because the person in question has to make the final decision on their own.

To dream that your grandmother is comforting you
If you dream that your grandmother is comforting you, it implies that you are spoiled and expect too much from other people. You are used to having your parents, partner, or friends solve your problems. There is nothing wrong with helping each other, but you can’t sit still while others do everything for you.

To dream about comforting your grandmother
Comforting your grandmother in a dream means you have to devote more time to yourself. You are used to being at your family members’ and friends’ service all the time, which is why you neglect your obligations and problems. You have to learn to say I can’t, I don’t want to, and I will not so that you don’t wake up as an unhappy and dissatisfied person one day.

To dream of your grandma scorning you
A dream wherein your grandma is scorning you suggests you are afraid of your secret seeing the light of day. We are talking about a past sin that could jeopardize your relationship with specific people. You have to know that they will be even more hurt if they hear the truth from someone else instead of you.

To dream of scorning your grandmother
Scorning your grandmother in a dream means you feel your loved one is hiding something from you. You have noticed they have been acting strange lately and have started to be suspicious of that person. You need not accuse them of anything if you don’t have proof of it. Instead, you have to show compassion and readiness to make compromises so that you solve the problem that bothers them together.

To dream about stealing from your grandmother
Stealing from your grandmother in a dream suggests that you are prone to vices. You have a hard time giving up what is bad for you, which could lead to a tragic outcome in the future. Your willpower will be put to the test, so make sure to pass it.

To dream that your grandma robbed you
Such a dream usually suggests that you are naïve. You let other people persuade you into anything. You believe in promises even when you know the other side will not keep them. You will have to change for your own good.

To dream that your grandmother is sick
If you dream that your grandma is sick, it implies that the job you are currently doing will not bring results. You are investing much effort and energy into it, but the results are not good. It would be better to give up on that and devote your time to more constructive things in life.

To dream that your grandmother recovered
If you dream that your grandmother recovered from an illness, it is only a projection of your desire for something like that to happen.

Definition of a grandma

Grandma is a title given to a mother of someone’s father or mother.