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Nails – To see yourself hammering nails in your dream, signifies your tenacity and ability to drive a hard bargain. Another popular phrase “hitting the nail on the head” suggests that you have fully resolved a situation. To see nails in your dream, symbolizes long and hard work for little compensation and pay.
Naked - To dream that you are naked, denotes the fear of being found out and exposed about your activities and misjudgement. To dream that you suddenly discover your nudity and are trying to cover up, signifies your vulnerability to a situation.
Name – To dream that you forget your name or someone elses name, suggests that you be feeling overwhelmed and burdened. It may also indicate that you have forgotten your true self or your family roots. To hear your name being called, indicates that you are in touch and in tune with your spirituality.
Napkin – To see a napkin in your dream, signifies neatness and cleanliness. You may be preparing yourself to hear some goodness. To see soiled napkins being placed on the dining table, symbolizes a major marital or relationship problem.
Narrow - To dream about narrow spaces, suggests that great struggles await you on your journey. You may feel restricted and confined.
Nature - To dream of nature, denotes freedom, tranquility, restoration, and renewal. It may represent that your internal instincts are experienced and expressed.
Nausea – To dream that you have nausea, signifies that you are suffering from a sickening situation or condition in which you are trying to rid yourself of.
Navel – To see your navel in your dream, denotes your being and self.
Navy - To dream that you are in the Navy, symbolizes your need for organization, discipline and structure in your life. To dream that you are rescued by a Navy person, foretells of assistance from an authoritative source.
Nazi - To see a Nazi in your dream, represents a form of evil and merciless force that cannot be reasoned with. You may feel that others are putting you down.
Nearsighted – To dream that you are nearsighted, signifies that your efforts and energies are too focused on short term goals and not on preparing for the long term of the future.
Neck - To see your neck in your dream, signifies the relationship between the mind/mental and the body/physical. It represents willpower, self-restriction and your need to control your feelings and keep them in check. Consider the familiar phrase, “don’t stick your neck out” which serves as a warning against a situation. To dream that your neck is injured, indicates a separation between your heart and mind.
Necklace - To dream that you lost a necklace, forewarns that you will soon be grieving for a loved one. To dream that you lover puts a necklace around your neck,
Needle - To use a needle in your dream, indicates that you need to mend some relationship or situation. It may also indicate your creativity. To look for a needle in your dream, symbolizes useless worries over small, trivial matters. To dream that you are threading a needle, signifies that you will be burdened with the care of others.
Negligee - To see or wear a negligee in your dream, indicates your suggestiveness. Perhaps you feel that people can see right through to who you are and your intents. The symbol may also be a pun on your negligence of some situation.
Neighbour – To dream of having a good neighbour, signifies enjoyment and tranquility at home. To dream of having an angry neighbour, signifies quarrels, dissensions and possibly relocation from your home.
Neighbourhood - To dream about your neighbourhood, represents a sense of community and the need to be more active. You are expressing a need to develop new friends and new ties.
Nephew – To dream of your nephew in a pleasing disposition, foretells that you will soon find yourself in a pleasant and congenial surrounding.
Neptune - To see Neptune in your dream, represents inspiration, imagination, and devotion. You may need to show some more compassion and understanding.
Nervous Breakdown - To dream that you or someone has a nervous breakdown, suggests that you have lost a frame of reference in a relationship or situation. You are seeking more clarity and insight. The dream also indicates that you are having difficulties trusting your own judgment and decisions.
Nest - To see a bird’s nest in your dream, signifies a prosperous endeavour, new opportunities, and fortune. To see an empty nest in your dream, signifies sorrow through the absence of a friend. To see a nest filled with broken or bad eggs, symbolizes disappointments and failure.
Net – To see a net in your dream, signifies that you find yourself caught in a complicated life situation.
Nettles - To dream that you walk among nettles without being stung, signifies prosperity for you. To dream that you walk among nettles and get sting, signifies discontentment and unhappiness for you and others around you.
New - To see a new house in your dream, indicates that you are taking on a new identify and developing new strengths. You are trying to be more emotionally mature about things. To see new shoes in your dream, suggests that you are overconfident in your success. Alternatively you may be on a life path that is unfamiliar to you. To dream that you are at a new school, signifies that you are feeling out of place in some situation.
Newspaper – To see newspapers in your dream, signifies that new light and insight will be shed on a problem that has been on your mind. You are seeking knowledge and answers to a problem. Alternatively, to see newspapers in your dream, implies that you need to be more vocal and express yourself.
Night - To dream of night, signifies some major setbacks and obstacles in achieving your goals. You may find that some issues you are facing are not all that clear and you need to put them to rest for awhile before a decision is made.
Nightclub – To dream that you are in a fun-filled nightclub, signifies a happening social life is in your future. To dream that you are in a depressing and dimly-lit nightclub, signifies an a financial crisis or and end to a lover affair.
Nightgown - To dream that you are in your nightgown, foretells that you will be afflicted with a slight illness. To see others in their in their nightgown in your dream, signifies that you will hear unpleasant news from absent friends.
Nightmare – To dream that you are having a nightmare, denotes failure in business, disappointments, or decline in health. You may have been indulgent in things and need to cut back on such activities. Allow the mind and body to rest and heal.
Nightingale - To see silent nightingales in your dream, signifies minor misunderstandings among your friends. To hear the songs of the nightingale, denotes a pleasant and healthy surrounding.
Ninepins – To dream that you play ninepins, signifies that you are foolishly wasting your energy and letting opportunities slip away. It may also forewarn to select your companions carefully.
Noise – To hear a strange noise in your dream, signifies the unexpected and the unknown. You may be expressing some fear or confusion concerning a particular situation in your waking life. The noise in your dream may serve as a way to attract your attention to that issue. Alternatively, noise may represent a breakthrough in your personal struggles.
North – To dream of the direction north, symbolizes reality. It also indicates that you are making progress and moving forward in life.
Northern Lights – To see the northern lights in your dream, represents renewed energy, vitality, and youth. A situation or relationship is finally made clear to you.
Nose - To see your own nose in your dream, signifies a conscious effort to achieve whatever endeavour you chose to undertake. The nose represents energy, intuition, and wisdom. Alternatively, the nose symbolizes curiosity.
November - To dream of the month of November, signifies of an indifferent success in all affairs.
Nuclear Bomb – To dream of a nuclear bomb, suggests feelings of helplessness, being threatened and loss of control. You may be experiencing great hostility and rage to the point of being destructive. Alternatively, you may be expressing a desire to wipe out some aspect of yourself.
Numbness – To dream that you feel numbness, signifies illness and unfavourable conditions in your health.
Numbers – To see numbers in your dream, signifies unsettled conditions in business resulting in uneasiness and dissatisfaction. For a specific number, please see numerology meaning for Numbers.
Nuns – To see nuns in your dream, signifies purity, chastity and obedience. It also indicates that you need to live up to the vows and promises you have made. It also foretells that material fortune and gain will interfere with your spirituality. Consider also the pun of being “none” or “nothing”. For a woman to dream that she is a nun, signifies her unhappiness of her current situation and environment.
Nurse – To dream that you are a nurse, signifies that you will gain the high regards of others. To see a nurse in your dream, denotes that you need to be taken care of and a time of healing, either mentally, physically or spiritually.
Nursing - For a woman to dream that she is nursing her baby, symbolizes pleasantness and joy. For a man to dream that he sees his wife nursing their baby, denotes harmony in his pursuits.
Nuts – To see nuts in your dream, signifies craziness or confusion. It may also refer to someone who is “nuts” or someone who is driving you crazy. You may be approaching a waking situation all wrong and need to look at it from a different perspective.
Nymph - To see nymphs in your dream, denotes that passionate desires will be joyously realized.