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Dream About Figs: 55 Plots And Their Meanings

Dream About Figs: 55 Plots And Their Meanings

Updated on Jan 11, 2023 | Published on Jul 18, 2022

Reviewed by Katina Tarver, MA (Mental Health and Wellness Counseling) , Life Coach

Dream About Figs 55 Plots And Their Meanings

It’s not common to dream about figs! But that is not to say they do not mean well. 

Figs have been interpreted in several different ways. While some pronounce it an exceptionally good sign, especially for lovers, others believe it implies jealousy and failing health. 

The following sections will help you understand your dream on a deeper level. 

What Does It Mean To Dream About Figs?

Figs symbolize growth, success, prosperity, and even fertility in the dream world. The fruit is also sometimes linked with health conditions, conflict, and jealousy. 

Generally, a dream about figs symbolizes success, especially in matters of the heart. That said you still need to delve deeper and analyze each of the elements as some scenarios are associated with negative messages such as underlying health conditions. 

Due to the shape, the fruit is also closely linked with eroticism, sexual desire, fertility, and even pregnancy. 

Nonetheless, there are other reasons why the fruit showed up in your dream, and some of those include –

  • A surprising news
  • Wish fulfillment
  • Denial of feelings
  • Jealousy
  • Potential conflict
  • Injustice, etc. 

In the following sections, we have included specific scenarios and their detailed meanings. You can go through them to understand your dream better. 

Remember to take note of the color and state of the fruit as they play a crucial role in determining the accurate meaning. 

Dream about Fig Dreams – 55 Scenarios & Their Interpretations

Experts have different things to say about a vision featuring a fig. Some of the most widely accepted interpretations are –

1. A dream about figs

Figs are a sign of success and achievement. The fruit is an exceptionally auspicious symbol especially for love birds as it stands for overcoming obstacles. 

On the other hand, the fruit is also associated with sexual desire and fertility as well. 

2. To dream of a basket of figs

Often considered a sensual symbol, a basketful of the fruit could stand for fertility. So, if you have been trying for a child, you can expect good news soon. 

3. Seeing figs out of season in a dream

Here, the fruit is symbolic of jealousy. 

4. A dream of eating figs

Dream of eating figs, one of the most common scenarios, is a harbinger of growth, success, abundance, and good times. 

In other instances, it shows you have more potential than you or your near ones acknowledge. 

5. Dreaming of others eating figs

You are in for a piece of surprising news related to a close one. This could be either positive or negative. Regardless, the dream says the news will leave you dumbfounded. 

6. Eating unwashed/ washed figs in a dream

The scenario hints at discontinuation in some areas of your life. Perhaps you will leave your present job to look for a better-paying one. 

On the contrary, if you eat the fruit after washing it means you will continue doing something that you are presently involved in for a long time – a job, a joint venture, etc. 

7. Eating ripe figs in a dream

According to the dream, you are literally shining. You are confident in your skills, and potential and feel at top of the world. 

8. To dream of eating unripe fig

Eating unripe fig shows you are going too fast. You need to be cautious and more patient else you may end up sabotaging the process you have built so far. 

9. Dreaming of eating dried figs

As per the plot, you deeply regret saying something to someone. 

10. Eating fig cookies in a dream

A close one will lose his or her job if you dream of eating fig cookies. 

11. A dream of eating fig jam

Someone’s mistakes will put you at a disadvantage hurting you immensely. 

Furthermore, disagreements and conflicts may arise between your family or close friends. And that will indirectly have a huge impact on you.

12. Eating fig dessert in a dream

Likely, a close one will travel to a distant land if you dream of the above. 

13. Eating rotten figs in a dream

The scenario is an ill omen symbolizing financial instability. You may soon need to rely on other people’s support for everyday needs too. 

14. Dreaming of refusing or disliking a fig

According to the plot, you do not give a ‘fig’ about someone or something in the waking world. 

15. To dream of feeding figs to someone

The dream symbolizes your worries over a loved one’s failing health. 

16. Someone feeding you figs

The scenario hints at the possibility of an illness developing within you. 

17. Dreaming about throwing away figs

Throwing figs away symbolizes your dissatisfaction and discontentment. Chances are, you aren’t even aware of the real reason for your disappointment. 

18. Seeing someone throw figs away in a dream

You will try to make a loved one feel better but in vain. 

19. Dreaming of fig saplings

Fig saplings are a sign of a bright and prosperous future, especially for singles. 

20. A dream of planting figs

Planting figs are associated with investing for a better future.

21. To dream of others planting figs

You will start thinking of your future goals after being motivated by a close one. 

22. Dreaming of a fig garden

While some relate the plot with profits, others believe it stands for hoarding goods. 

23. A dream of a fig tree

A fig tree stands for the expansion of your family either through marriage or childbirth. 

24. A dream about climbing a fig tree

The plot stands for your potential which you haven’t gotten a chance to exhibit yet.

Nevertheless, you should neither be impatient nor disheartened because the opportunity you have been waiting for will come when you least expect it. 

25. To dream of eating figs directly from a fig tree

The plot signifies success in terms of love and romance. 

26. Dreaming of falling from a fig tree

The dream implies potential problems at your workplace. However, don’t let them stress you because they will be resolved sooner than you expect. 

27. Dreaming of someone climbing a fig tree

You feel that your superior at work is being unjust by promoting your colleague who is a lot inferior to you in terms of knowledge and skills.

28. A dream about gathering figs

You will spend money on something that is tens or even hundreds of times worth the price. 

Picking or gathering figs also symbolizes blissful times in your waking life. 

29. Dreaming of picking figs to gift someone

The above scenario is your subconscious warning you to be cautious, especially with your finance.

Else you may push yourself into bankruptcy. 

30. Seeing others pick figs in a dream

Someone will likely take credit for your hard work. 

For instance, your boss may present your ideas as his or her own to the higher-ups. 

31. Dreaming about breaking a fig branch

Experts relate the dream with an unpleasant event that will leave you emotionally doomed. 

32. A dream about fig leaves

Fig leaves are a wish-fulfillment dream. You will soon be swept off your feet with delight as something you had wished for, for a long time come to fruition. 

According to the dream, it even got kind of lost amidst your day-to-day activities. So, your delight would be much greater. 

33. To dream of drying figs

You will most likely embarrass yourself in front of others. 

34. Dried figs in a dream

In the foreseeable future, you might be asked to collaborate and brainstorm with colleagues you have always disliked. 

35. Making fig cookies in a dream

Making fig cookies denotes a toxic environment, most likely associated with your professional life. 

36. Dreaming of making fig jam

The dream symbolizes possible conflicts on the domestic front. It would start off small but your dream warns you not to say anything that might offend your loved ones because there’s a possibility of a trivial argument blowing up into a massive fight in the near future.

37. Someone giving you a plate of fresh figs

A beautiful relationship will blossom between you and the person who gave you the figs. 

38. Someone gifting you figs in a dream

Someone has a huge crush on you but is afraid to come clean because he or she isn’t sure how you will take it. 

39. Dreaming of giving figs to someone

You are possibly denying your feelings for someone if you dream of the above. You may have your reason for doing so.

But your dream wants you to take a chance. Let that person know how you feel about him or her and let fate take on from there. 

40. A dream about stealing figs

Regardless of where you steal the fruit from, your dream warns you not to make any reckless actions as the consequences will be far greater than you can think of. 

41. Others stealing figs in a dream

You might get dragged into a conflict between two people you barely know. 

42. Dreaming of asking someone for a fig

Asking for a fig implies wish fulfillment. 

43. To dream of buying figs

The scenario stands for profit, growth, and abundance. Don’t be surprised if you win a lottery or get promoted. Anything of such nature is possible around this time of your life.

44. Buying dried figs in a dream

Watch out for your actions and behaviors if you want to keep your integrity intact. 

45. Selling figs in a dream

Just when you thought things are finally going your way, situations will blow up and get out of hand. However, your subconscious encourages you not to despair and lose hope. Instead, work on a strategy to get over those obstacles and keep pushing. 

46. Dreaming of losing figs 

Losing figs is a sign of troubles coming towards you. 

47. Black figs in a dream

Black figs signify guilt and remorse over your past actions. 

48. Green figs in a dream

The dream stands for debt. 

49. Dreaming of yellow figs

Yellow figs hint at underlying health problems. 

50. A female dreaming of eating figs

If you are a female, you must not give in to temptations around this time else you will spend the rest of your life lamenting your mistake. 

51. A young woman dreaming of seeing figs growing

For a young woman, the scenario is a good sign indicating her potential marriage to a prominent man. 

52. A woman dreaming of seeing figs on a fig tree

For a woman, especially one who has been wishing for a child, the above scenario is a good omen symbolizing pregnancy as well as a smooth delivery. 

53. A pregnant woman dreaming of eating figs

If you are pregnant and dream of eating the fruit, you may give birth to a baby boy.

54. A young man dreaming of blooming figs

Blooming figs, for a young man, stands for possible communication and development of a promising relationship with the person he has feelings for. 

55. Figs in the dreams of a patient

If a patient sees a fig, the fruit is a sign of a fast recovery. 

Psychological Dream Interpretation Of Figs

From a psychological perspective, figs are associated with success, abundance, libido, and fertility. 

Biblical Interpretation Of Fig Dreams

The fig is mentioned again and again in the Bible. Throughout the scriptures, it becomes a symbol of safety, patience, peace, prosperity, and well-being as well. 


That brings us to the close of our article on a dream about figs. Overall, the fruit is a positive symbol. Even if it has a negative message for you, fret not! Instead, figure out what the dream is trying to tell you.