Uncover Hidden Dream Meanings

Seeing garlic in a dream has a multitude of meanings. Mainly, the garlic symbolizes fertility, while its strong smell suggests protective qualities.

Spiritually speaking, the garlic is the omen of magic. In general, the garlic is also the sign of good health, protecting the heart and the entire human body, and therefore helping you overcome fear. However, the old dream dictionaries warn that a dream in which you feel yourself smelling strongly of garlic is a warning dream about quarrels and unpleasant moments ahead.

In your dream you may have

  • You eat garlic.
  • You smell of garlic.
  • Garlic smell.
  • Other people eating garlic.
  • You buy garlic.
  • You cook with garlic.
  • A garlic field.
  • White garlic.
  • You see someone peeling garlic.
  • You pound garlic.

Positive changes are afoot if

  • Watch your business for bad deals.
  • Do something for your health.

Detailed dream interpretation

If you dream of eating garlic, this could be the sign of misfortune, but also that your qualities will bring you luck sometimes in the future.

In the Arab dream tradition, the smell of garlic could omen unpleasant moments and experiences ahead. If you buy garlic in your dream, this means you should watch your business, and be more careful with deals you are about to close, as you could make a very bad deal. Eating garlic in a dream indicates that in your near future you will be confronted with an infamous situation. If you cook with garlic, this dream is connected to your health, and it suggests caring for yourself more, and doing something for your health.

The Persian tradition indicates that the garlic in your dream is a good omen at many levels, such as your health, social position, and business. The garlic is the sign of confidence needed in your daily activities. It foretells that good times ahead, together with loyalty and enjoyment.

In the Western tradition, the garlic omens bad luck and possible losses in business. You could become the victim of your own actions. If however the dream is connected to eating garlic, this is a good omen, and it refers to a good health and a great future. If you are sick and have this dream, it means that your illness will come to an end.

Dreaming that you are in a garlic field indicates that you will encounter changes in your wealth and social standing. Eating garlic in your dream means you are very consciously proceeding with your life, without going after chimeras. If in your dream of garlic you also see a young woman, this refers to her getting married soon, but for financial matters and not for love.

The Eastern tradition of dream suggests that the garlic displayed in dreams is the omen of bad habits, rumors, gossip, and quarrels. Buying garlic in your dream means you will fight with other people in your business deals.

If in your dream you see garlic, it means you will get married to a beautiful woman. Dreaming of white garlic suggests that you will find something valuable, maybe something you have lost long time ago. Eating garlic in your dream suggest a quarrel in your family. If you feel the smell of garlic, it indicates that you might do something unusual for you sometimes soon. Pounding garlic portends troubles. If you see someone peeling garlic in your dream it means that you might act strangely for a while, and you could have some worries ahead.

If you dream about using garlic to cook means you will receive a letter that will make you think. To dream of garlic, but not eating it indicates that you will win in front of some people, and you will be proud of your accomplishments. If you dream garlic, you will probably repel or reject something. If you smell the garlic, you will have trouble, and unpleasant moments ahead. Garlic-eating dreams could omen that you might do something you have never done before.

Some old dream interpretation traditions suggest that if you dream of garlic, you will obtain some money through dishonestly. The garlic has also unpleasant meanings, such as if you smell of garlic in a dream, you will encounter trouble in the real life, while your dream of eating garlic tells that you will make a blunder.

Dreaming of garlic and onion together is a good omen. The dream suggests that you will be very lucky. However, for those who hate the smell of onions or garlic, this dream portends failures.

Feelings that you may have encountered during a dream of garlic

Hungry. Greedy, Grasping. Disgusted. Having fun. Surprised. Content. Amazed. Curious. Enjoying.

By Flo Saul
Oct 12, 2012