The Meaning and Interpretation of Dreams About Earrings

Written By Jamie Young

In dreams, it is believed that earrings symbolize the feminine characteristics of a woman. The dream may be a message that a woman is ready to release some of the feminine aspects of herself. Earrings in a dream can also represent actual jewelry or clothing that a person is wearing. They may be a symbol for someone who is feeling irritated or annoyed at the moment.

What Does It Mean to Dream About an Earring

A dream of an earring is a message from your subconscious mind to pay attention to what you are feeling about an issue in your life. It is sometimes a literal warning that the problem is a part of you and you need to contemplate just how deeply you have allowed it to penetrate and if it is time to confront it.


Dream About Losing an Earring

Dreaming about losing an earring represents your fear of not being able to enjoy things in life because of some shortcoming or failure that you have. It can also foreshadow a problem with finances and money, or even a disappointment in love. Some women dream about losing their earrings as a sign that their marriage is loveless, difficult and unsatisfying which can lead to the end of their relationship.

Receiving Earrings in a Dream

When you dream about receiving an earring, it can mean that you are worried about something. It is time to put those worries aside and cherish being yourself. In fact, dream analysts say when people feel they have to do something they love doing, they experience a deeper sense of satisfaction from what they do.

Dream of Gold Earrings

In most dreams, dreaming about gold earrings symbolizes wealth, prestige and success. It suggests that you desire to be rich and successful in your life. The symbolism of gold earrings is the same — it means you are feeling fulfilled and that you have plenty of resources to look forward to. Some believe this means you have a very good relationship with your lady love.

Dream of Pearl Earrings

Pearl earrings in your dreams can mean a lot of things, but they often symbolize innocence, purity, or the feminine side of yourself. If a man is wearing pearl earrings in your dream, he may be representing an aunt, godmother, sister or younger female relative.  These symbols of femininity and femininity are not only beautiful but very important to us and our psyche.

Receiving Gold Earrings in a Dream

The most common meaning of receiving gold earrings in your dreams is that you are timid about asking for a favor. You feel that no one would be willing to help you, or you think that asking would be beneath your dignity. You probably don’t feel confident enough to ask for what you need or want, and so you feel disappointed with yourself.


A dream of earrings is a sign that you need to listen to your inner voice. It may be telling you that the problem is part of you and it’s time to confront it.