Islamic Interpretation of Dreams (Ibn-i Sirin):
For a man, a beard in a dream signifies wealth, honor and dignity.
If it is moderately long or well trimmed in the dream, it means earning respect, rising in rank, prosperity, beauty and sovereignty.
If only the sides of oneâs beard are long and not the middle section in the dream, it means that one will work to save money for someone else.
If oneâs beard is too long and lacks proper trimming in a dream, it means indebtedness, distress and suffering from depression.
If it becomes long to the extent of reaching the floor in the dream, it means death.
If oneâs beard grows long and thick in a dream, it means longevity or increase in oneâs wealth.
If it reaches his belly in the dream, it means that he does not obey Godâs commands.
If it grows longer than oneâs grip in the dream, it means that one lives from the interest he earns from usury.
If the hair of oneâs beard is black in the dream, it means prosperity and satisfaction in oneâs life.
Ifits color is greenish-black in the dream, it means extended wealth, power and rulership, unless if one is a tyrant, for the color of Pharaohâs beard was greenish-black.
If the color of oneâs beard yields to yellow in the dream, it means poverty and illness.
If its color is blondish in the dream, it means a scare.
If one grabs his own beard in the dream and ifits hair falls into his hand, and ifhe keeps holding to the hair, it means incurring financial losses then recovering them, unless one discards the hair in the dream. Pulling someoneâs from his beard in the dream means inheriting him.
If one sees a young boy who has not reached the age of puberty having a beard in a dream, it means the childâs death.
Ifthe childâs beard is just starting to grow in the dream, it means that he will grow to lead and command people.
If oneâs beard is shallow and if it makes him look fatuous in a dream, it means payment of oneâs debts or easing of his trouble or dispelling of his distress.
If oneâs beard looks childish or completely immature in the dream, it means losing peopleâs respect.
Ifthe color of oneâs beard is gold in the dream, it means that he will lose some respect and perhaps half of his wealth.
Seeing one-halfof oneâs beard shaved in a dream means poverty.
Ifan unknown young person shaves oneâs beard in a dream, it means loss of dignity and injury caused by oneâs enemy or competitor or someone who carries the same name.
If an old man shaves his beard in a dream, it means that he will lose his good reputation at the hand of a profiteer and an overpowering enemy.
Ifoneâs beard is cut off in a dream, it means financial losses valued at how far it is trimmed. Clipping what is longer than manâs grip of oneâs beard in a dream means paying the due alms tax. Cutting off someoneâs beard in a dream means swindling his inheritance.
A white beard in a dream means honor, dignity and good fame.
If oneâs beard turns gray, leaving few black hairs in the dream, it means earning respect.
If all its hair becomes gray in the dream, it means poverty and loss of integrity.
Seeing oneâs wife having a beard in a dream means increase in oneâs wealth or growth ofthe sonâs business, or sickness of oneâs wife, or it could mean that she will no longer be able to conceive children, though if she had a son, it means that he will control the entire family.
If a woman sees herself having a beard in a dream, it means losing her husband and if she is a widow, it means that she will marry a hard-working man who is compatible with her.
If a pregnant woman sees that in a dream, it means that she will beget a son, and ifshe has a quarrel with someone, it means that she will win the battle and stand for herself with dignity and courage. Plucking oneâs facial hair or beard in a dream means wasting money.
If oneâs beard and head is shaved in a dream, it means recovering from an illness, satisfying oneâs debts or dispelling sorrow and distress. Having an extraordinarily long beard that one can spin and weave as a cloth, then sells it in his dream means that he will forge a testimony. Clipping oneâs beard in a dream also means losing money. Oneâs beard in a dream also represents his job, business, clothing, gains and losses. Cutting off the hair of oneâs beard with oneâs own teeth in a dream means sufferings, distress and trouble.
Swearingby the honor of oneâs beard in a dream may denote either oneâs truthfulness or lies, his stinginess or generosity. Oneâs beard in a dream also could represent his wife.
If a farmer finds the hair ofhis beard black in a dream, it means that he should start harvesting his crop.
A white beard could denote illness or frailty.
Ifoneâs beard in wakefulness is gray and he sees its color black in a dream, it means strength, determination, firmness, certainty, having great energy and exuberance.
Ifoneâs beard in his dream seems longer than the usual, it means being a spendthrift, wasting money, engaging in gambling and sportinggames, or suffering from depression, or beingtroubled by circumstances.
If a subversive and a sinful person sees himself having a beard in a dream, it means that he will repent of his sins.
If a misguided person sees himself having a beard in his dream, it means that he will receive guidance.
If a woman grows a beard in her dream, it means that she is trying to be a man, or it could mean insolence or engaging in wrongdoing.
If a child sees himself having a beard in a dream, it means longevity. Loving a beard and kissing it in a dream means lacking determination or will, regardless ifit is his own beard or ifit is someone elseâs beard.
If a straw or anything sticks to oneâs beard in a dream, it means hearing bad words.
Shaving half of oneâs beard in a dream means losing oneâs source of income or loss of oneâs dignity. Holding the beard of oneâs uncle in a dream means unjustly inheriting him.
If a woman sees herself having a beard like a man in a dream, it means that she will never beget children, unless if she has a reddish beard as the natural color ofher hair. However, for a man, to have a reddish beard in a dream means trials and temptation and particularly if some gray hair is also mixed with it.
(Also see Face; Scissors; Shaving; Twisting a rope)