Islamic Interpretation of Dreams (Ibn-i Sirin):

In a dream, iron represents longevity.

If one sees himself holding a piece of iron in his dream, it means wealth and strength after poverty and weakness.

Ifone sees himselfeating a piece of iron in a dream, it means victory in his life.

If he eats it with bread in the dream, it means bearing difficulties in his livelihood. Discovering iron as a mineral in a dream means prosperity and strength in one’s livelihood.

Forging iron in a dream means becoming competent and qualified in one’s craft.

To own iron in a dream means wealth which is accumulated with great pain.

(Also see Bond’; Fetter)