To dream that you are expecting a delivery or have a delivery signifies disappointments. Alternatively, the dream is telling you to be grateful and appreciative with what you have. Alternatively, the dream may be a metaphor for delivery of a baby.
To deliver something in your dream indicates that you need to give more in some relationship or situation. Consider the significance of what you are delivering for meaning as to what you need to give more of.
To dream of expecting a delivery represents your expectations that an experience or solution to a problem will soon be yours. Waiting for acknowledge or results from some area of your life.
Negatively, expecting a delivery may reflect too much trust in others doing things for you. Naive hopes or expectations. Letting an opportunity pass you by while you wait for something that may not happen.
To dream of carrying out a delivery for someone else represents answers, goals, or experiences you are carrying others to. Making something easy for someone else or making sure that someone has something all to themselves.
Negatively, carrying out a delivery may be a sign that you are going out of your way to make sure someone gets the karma you feel they deserve. It may also indicate that you are too subordinate or attentive to others needs.
To dream of a mail delivered package represents acknowledgment from some area of your life that you've been waiting for. Seeing expected results or expectations actualizing as planned. A person or situation is doing what you thought they would. Feelings about acknowledging acquiring something. Feelings about having to begin handling a new situation you expected once it becomes a reality.
Negatively, mail delivered packages in a dream may reflect unpleasant feelings or unexpected conflicts associated with events you were expecting to happen. Fights or legal problems after getting money or property you were waiting for. Feeling that other people don't think you deserve an inheritance or gift. Unpleasant feelings about having to handle something new in your life. Feeling that getting what you expected is more difficult or unpleasant than you first thought it would be.
To dream of delivering a package may represent carrying through on your promises or doing what was expected of you.
Example: A woman dreamed of a package being delivered. In waking life her mother had died and she finally finalized paperwork that enabled her to inherit certain things from her mother. The package in this case may have reflected her feelings about expecting and and finally taking ownership of the inheritance after the mother's death. Family conflict began after this property transfer.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of getting a package and being happy about it. In waking life her husband got an expected job offer in a new US state and they were planning to move. The package in this case may have reflected her feelings about having to handle the reality of moving after first waiting for her husband's job offer to be secured.
To dream of giving birth or see someone else giving birth suggests that you are giving birth to a new idea or project. It also represents a new attitude, fresh beginnings or a major event. Alternatively, the dream may be calling attention to your inner child and the potential for you to grow. If you dream that you are giving birth to twins, then it represents conflicting ideas. If you give birth to quadruplets in your dream, then it implies that you are undergoing a positive transformation which is making you feel whole again. A more direct interpretation of this dream may represent your desires/ anxieties of giving birth or the anticipation for such an event to occur.
Dreaming that you are giving birth to an unusually heavy baby signifies dependency issues. You are afraid of having others rely on you and are apprehensive about satisfying other's needs. To dream that someone else is giving birth to a very heavy baby represents some burden that this person is creating for you or others.
To dream that you are giving birth prematurely implies that you have revealed or turned in a project that was incomplete. You feel unready or unprepared about a new endeavor.
To dream that you are giving birth to a non-human creature signifies your overwhelming (and unfounded) fear in the health of your baby. You are overly concerned that your baby may have birth defects. This type of dream is common in expectant mothers in their second trimester. If you are not expecting, then it refers to your fear in the outcome of some decision or project. You are trying to overcome difficulties in your life and achieve inner development.
In particular, if you dream that you are giving birth to a monster, then it implies that your inner creative energy has yet to blossom and grow into expression. You may have some hesitation in releasing this "monster" for fear that others will judge you or that they will not accept your ideals.
To dream that the mother dies during birth represents transformation. The dream represents the ending of one thing (death) and the new beginning of another thing (birth). You may be making life changes or getting rid of your old habits and ways.
To dream that the child dies during childbirth suggests that you are having difficulties getting pregnant. It may also reflect your anxiousness about caring for a child.
To dream of giving birth represents the beginning of a new situation, relationship, or phase of your life. It may also reflect new ideas or projects. A change has occurred in the dreamer's life. People who are graduating, starting a new career, starting or ending a relationship or moving often dream of giving birth. Ask yourself what is new in your life?
Alternatively, dreaming about a birth may reflect an awakening or new era of your life. Graduating to a new level of responsibility.
Negatively, giving birth may reflect the beginning of a new problem or fear. A negative situation is coming to life. Feeling powerless to stop yourself from making a situation worse. Growing pains.
Example: A woman dreamed of having an unpleasant birth. In waking life she started to chastise her teenage son for his growing disrespectful behavior and it began to blow up in her face. The unpleasant birth reflected her feelings about herself graduating to a higher level of motherly responsibility as her son grew into an unpredictable teenager requiring more tough love.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of giving birth to baby. In waking life she fell in love with a new man after years of being divorced.
If one sees his mother giving birth to him in a dream, and should he be ill, it means the approach of his death.
For unmarried women to dream of giving of birth to children, is indicative of inevitable unchastity. For married women it indicates happy confinement.
For a married woman dreaming of giving birth to a child, great joy and a handsome legacy is foretold. For a single woman, loss of virtue and abandonment by her lover.