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What are younger self dreams about?

The DreamWell Dream Dictionary is based upon insights from 1,200 dream symbols in over 200,000 dreams. Let’s see what the data has to say about younger self dreams.

The word cloud above shows the words that are specifically associated with younger self dreams. These are the words that make younger self dreams unique compared to all other dream symbols. Just examining the graph and reading the words of younger self dreams can be illuminating about show younger selves affect our dreams. Be sure to check out the example younger self dreams at the bottom of the page.

The circular bar chart above shows how younger selves in a dream will affect dream content as compared to other dream symbols. Higher bars indicate that younger self is more related to the specific symbol in the graph. Lower bars indicate that younger self is less related to the specific symbol in the graph. Specifically, younger self dreams have more schools than 93.8% of dream symbols, more bad dreams than 92.4% of dream symbols, and more grief and sorrow than 92.1% of dream symbols. On the other hand, younger self dreams have less peers than 97.0% of dream symbols, less fun than 96.3% of dream symbols, and less eating and drinking than 95.3% of dream symbols. Notably, dreams of younger selves are full of grief and sorrow. Of course not every younger self dream is sorrowful, these type of dreams have more grief and sorrow than 90% of other dream symbols. It can be heart breaking to experience grief and sorrow during a dream. This can remind us of painful events in waking life. Alternatively, the grief and sorrow within a dream can feel so real. Finally, dreams of younger selves are usually described as bad dreams. This does not necessarily mean that all younger self dreams are bad. It is just that dreaming of younger selves might increase the chance that it is a bad dream. Every dream is unique. These are general patterns observed in an analysis of over 200,000 dreams. This analysis is a tool to help you make sense of your dreams. It is best to look at the differences. See how your dream of younger selves is different than dreams of younger selves in general.

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of dreams have younger selves

How common are younger self dreams?

0.1% of dreams have the younger selves symbol within the dream. That's about 1 out of every 900 dreams. Considering all the dream symbols, it is very rare.

Identification

How are younger self dreams identified?

This symbol is identified by words like young self, younger self, and younger me.

Most related

What is most related to dreams of younger selves?

Younger selves dreams are notable because they have substantially more selves, older selves, inner children, Luke Skywalker, future selves, past selves, Gollum, Gandalf, ponies, unemployment, New Zealand than 95% of other dream symbols.

Least related

What symbols least related to dreams of younger selves?

Younger selves do not especially suppress any other dream symbols.

Deep dive into younger self dreams

Get an overview of characters, emotions, places, events, dream events, and senses in younger self dreams.

Who is in dreams of younger selves?

Who is in dreams of younger selves?

Dreams of younger selves are more related to family than dreams in general. They are less related to animals, less related to insects, and much less related to unnamed people.

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What are the emotions in dreams of younger selves?

What are the emotions in dreams of younger selves?

Younger self dreams are more related to sadness and much more related to grief and sorrow than dreams in general. They are less related to confusion, less related to fear, and less related to pain.

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Where do dreams of younger selves take place?

Where do dreams of younger selves take place?

Dreams of younger selves are much more related to schools than dreams in general. They are less related to home, much less related to work, and less related to human-made places.

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What happens in dreams of younger selves?

What happens in dreams of younger selves?

Younger self dreams are much less related to aggressive acts, less related to sex, and much less related to disasters.

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How do dreams of younger selves related to the type of dream it is?

How do dreams of younger selves related to the type of dream it is?

Younger self dreams are much more related to bad dreams and more related to sad dreams than dreams in general. They are less related to lucid dreams, less related to recurring dreams, and less related to sleep paralysis.

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How do dreams of younger selves related the senses?

How do dreams of younger selves related the senses?

Younger self dreams are more related to vision than dreams in general. They are less related to hearing, much less related to smelling, and less related to taste.

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How can you make sense of younger selves in dreams?

Younger self dreams are very rare. Among other things younger self dreams are sorrowful and bad dreams. Do you think this is true for your dream of younger selves? How might your dream of younger selves be different?

All dreams have meaning

All dreams have meaning

You can gain insight from thinking about any dream, no matter how strange. Only you, as the dreamer, have final say on what your dream may or may not mean. Each dream is unique.

Look for the differences

Look for the differences

The DreamWell dictionary provides information on how each dream symbol appears in dreams in general. Finding how experience younger selves in dreams can be a key to understanding its meaning.

Return to the feelings

Return to the feelings

Our emotions in dreams can help us understand its meaning. Pay attention to how you felt in the dream. Pay attention to how you feel about younger selves in dreams. See how you feel about younger selves now, in your waking life.

Examples of dreams of younger selves

Reading dreams is one of the best ways to understand dream symbols. Even though the DreamWell Dream Dictionary is based upon data, it is grounded in the experience of reading thousands upon thousands of dreams. We invite you to read examples of younger self dreams for yourself. These dreams are actual dreams people have had. As result, they may contain racist, sexist, violent, or otherwise offense language and imagery. This can be true even for younger self dreams. Read at your own risk.

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