Dreaming of Breastfeeding

Did you know that in the world of fantasy, milk from a mother was regarded as a miraculous fluid that could heal people and provide wisdom. The Greek mythological figure Sophia who was the embodiment of wisdom, would suck philosophers in her breasts for them to take in wisdom and moral virtue.

However bizarre this may seem, your dream could be that far from the story. Dreams and the symbols that are in them usually communicate with us through the form of metaphors and not as it appears to be on the surface.

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Breastfeeding Dream Meaning

Dreams of breastfeeding is considered to be as one among the symbolic representations that a woman can see when she dreams. Babies are often able to connect the dreamer with their own inner self, thus feeding the body with vital nutrition.

What makes these dreams important is the fact that pregnant and non-pregnant women all dream of the same picture. Because of its complexity “breastfeeding” can be interpreted differently depending on the gender of the baby, or whether it is a part of you. Another possibility is that one that is actually expecting is focusing their attention on the hidden emotions that are manifested in dreams.

Breastfeeding Dream Symbolism

  • Nourishment
  • Abundance and power
  • Freedom
  • Worship
  • Rebirth
  • Connecting to your soul

Fun Facts:

The time of Ancient Egypt nursing was considered to be the top priority for mothers up until the time they reached the age of six months. Then, cow’s milk was distributed to infants. Breastfeeding can reduce the chance of contracting many viruses and urinary tract infections. gastroenteritis, inflammatory bowel disease, and infections.

Breastfeeding Dreams While Pregnant

It is not unusual for women who are expecting to imagine breastfeeding a baby. Involuntary feelings or emotions could be triggered by the thought of breastfeeding, which are surfacing in your fantasies.

The fear of excitement or fears or a lack of preparation could be the reason you’re having this kind of desire. This could mean the maternal urges of yours kickin’ into high gear and you’re prepared to be a mother.

It is also possible to explore your the feelings you have regarding your feelings about breastfeeding. It could be that it suggests the decision to breastfeed for a shorter or longer time or even not at all.

Fun Fact:


Do you know why babies’ cheeks look so prickly? The round cheeks create an air-tight seal in their mouths to allow them to swallow more easily.

Breastfeeding Dream Meaning

If breastfeeding is a signifying some kind of food, what exactly do you think it is referring to? We have already mentioned that because of the mysterious nature of the symbol, it has inconspicuous elements that you may not even be aware of.

It is possible to do a quick analysis and suggest a desire to breastfeed, or perhaps not-fulfilled dreams of what could be. It will depend on the age of you and the feelings that are expressed within the dreams. The dream could also have psychic roots indicating how future events are likely to unfold in the near future.

As this is a symbol of life eternal and fertility it is important to focus our focus on the inside – feeding the soulor perhaps the inside child. The baby may be a part of you that require your attention and love to grow into a complete or complete person.

The baby is in essence mirroring seeing or is in the early stages of a transformation within. This powerful symbolism will encourage you to investigate the mythological mother goddess or, as Carl Gustav Jung claimed was that she was component in the collective unconscious of all human beings.


Milk Symbolism Dreams

  • Motherly love
  • Unselfishness
  • Soul, body and mind
  • Nourishment and Protectiveness

Breastfeeding A Baby Boy

A woman who is breastfeeding males could be a sign of feeding the masculine energy. Because the psyche is androgynous, it has female and male counterparts, the boy is a part of you which is currently growing.

Like the yin and Yang the positive dream symbol suggests the stability or balance you seek within your daily life. These characteristics could be subconscious but are now becoming conscious.

  • Strength
  • Courage
  • Independence
  • Assertiveness
  • Leadership

Breastfeeding A Baby Girl

The act of breastfeeding a baby girl can bring you closer to the ” inner child” which is the child who is hidden or locked in every adult. Children or babies appear in our dreams to allow us to look at our past, due to traumatic events from the past.

The child is hidden in your subconscious, begging to be saved. Your dream may indicate that you are feeding the wounded girl in the past by offering yourself love attention, nourishment and care.

The baby girl could represent the rebirth of your life or personal change within your own life. Birth could be a metaphor for the rebirth of your own inner self which was a process that began within you and is now blossoming outwardly. Positive dreams are a sign of hope the future of development as well as mental security.

Breastfeeding Someone Else Baby

A common dream motif that is usually centered around feeding and assisting others. The people and places close to you could give you a clue about what you’re eating.

What was the baby’s name? The traits they have and the connection you share with them can change the meaning of the dream. It can be interpreted as an positive and negative symbol.

It could be that you’re looking to make connections and give your self physically and emotionally to the person you love. Perhaps you have the baby in your life, or people who emulate or exhibit characteristics of a baby. It could be that this is a reflection of your caring nature, which you naturally have. your time and energy to help others develop.

Biblical Dream Meaning

The Bible Luke 11:27-28, breastfeeding is described as metaphorically similar to the way our dreams portray the image. If you follow the commandments, you will become more knowledgeable about Jesus instructions.

“As Jesus was saying these things one person in the crowd yelled out, “Blessed is the mother who gave birth to you and cared for you.”

“He responded, “Blessed rather are those who listen to the words of God and follow it .”

Article last updated on October 7, 2022

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Mia Harper
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Through SoulPulse I’ve connected with many many like-minded travelers, and I’m eternally grateful for all the symbols and synchronicities my guardian angel and related entities have shown me. If it wasn’t for them, I wouldn’t be where I am now.

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Love & Light,
Mia