Grey Cats are lucky.
General Meanings of Dreaming about Cats
According to Eastern tradition, dreaming of a cat is usually a good thing. Cats often appear in our subconscious world. According to Duke of Zhou Interprets Dreams, cats in dreams often symbolize a certain characteristic of a person or a certain person, often a woman.
Cats are said to be strongly linked to curiosity, stealth, and independence, but also hidden knowledge, bad fortune, and deception of some kind. It’s why a dream about cats might mean you suspect someone is deceiving you, or you might be deceiving yourself about something.
A lot of people don’t realize that black cats have also considered good luck through the ages. Examples of vintage postcards from the early 1900’s make it readily apparent that black cats were well-loved and considered good luck in America.
A Maltese (Italian: [malˈteːze]) is any cat whose fur is either completely, or primarily, gray or blue and is of indeterminate breed.
As for symbolism, cats are symbolic of rebirth and resurrection, per their nine lives. Because they are nocturnal, they are also associated with darkness. Darkness often goes with fear, the unconscious, and things that are hidden.
The Bible doesn’t mention domestic cats. Other Felidae such as wildcats and lions are mentioned in various contexts, but not pet cats. That said, there are many Bible verses that may be of interest and relevance to cat-lovers.
Your spiritual connection with cats can help you change your ways and, thus, the final results. The cat message is of balance, knowing when to stop, reflect, and listen to your instincts. The cat’s spiritual meaning is of being aware of when to act and when to relax.
If a person dreams about a cat, one book advises, the number to play is 114. If the cat is black, the number is 244. And if a person buys a hat, the book recommends 815 or 816.
1- According to Ibn Sirin رحمة الله عليه the greatest dream interpreter of Islam, the cat in a dream is a corrupted thief. 2- Seeing a cat coming to your house means that a thief would come to your house. 3- Seeing a cat eating or taking something from your house or takes means that the thief would take away something.
Kitten Dream Meaning – General interpretation. Dreaming of kittens symbolizes pure living, along with sanctity and innocence. It means change, openness to learning, embracing new opportunities, and a fresh beginning in life. The dream also means simplicity, gentleness, curiosity.
A calico, known by some as a tricolor cat, is usually a predominantly white cat with orange and black patches on their fur.
Overall, orange cats and bi-colored cats were characterized as friendly, while black cats, white cats and tri-colored cats were regarded as more antisocial. White cats were considered to be more shy, lazy and calm, while tortoiseshell cats were more likely to be depicted as both more intolerant and more trainable.
Maneki-neko means “beckoning cat” in Japanese. The figurine is believed to bring good luck and fortune to its owner. It depicts a seated cat—traditionally a calico Japanese Bobtail—with one upright paw.
Grey Cats Are Not Rare
Grey, also called “blue,” is not a rare color among cats and in fact it’s a dilute version of black. In addition to solid grey cats, grey can be seen often with patterned cats such as tabbies, particolors, torties, calicos and more.
The albino cat is the rarest color pattern of all. To get an albino cat, you need parent cats with two recessive genes and the offspring must receive both.
The Genes Behind a Gray Tabby Cat
Male cats get their coloring from their mother’s genes while female cats get a gene from each of their parents. Unlike orange tabby cats, gray tabbies can be found in both sexes equally.
The same frequency has been shown to aid in the healing of broken bones, joint and tendon repair, and wound healing. Cats are well-known for their ability to heal quickly from their own broken bones, and the incidences of joint problems and bone cancer in cats are low.
Cats can detect a change in hormones in your body through their sense of smell — which is infinitely superior to that of humans. When a woman is pregnant, the body produces higher levels of estrogen, progesterone, and hCG. These changes have an effect on your natural scent.
Why are cats attracted to me? Since cats have a strong sense of smell you might be a cat magnet because of your scent. Some cats are also attracted to people with a relaxed and quiet personality, and a non-threatening posture, while others will flock to you for food and attention.
Although a cat may not care (as that word is generally used) about human morals, cats can and do distinguish between good and bad people, and are excellent judges of human character and emotion.
Cats’ ability to sense death actually has to do with their heightened sense of smell. A story in the New England Journal of Medicine detailed how a cat named Oscar accurately “predicted” when patients in a nursing home were going to die by going to sit by them just hours before they passed away.
In the Bible, felines are symbolic of the best and worst traits of humankind. They encompass the full gamut — jealousy, anger, fierceness, power, strength, majesty, and protector, all of which we see in them, and ourselves, today.
Cats are perfectly capable of protecting you while you sleep—and if you find them sleeping at the foot of your bed, that’s likely what they’re doing—but how protective a cat is depends on the cat’s nature.
As we’ve noted, their purr relieves your stress and can help you heal and live a healthier life. Your cat also helps with feelings of anxiety and depression. Moreover, they are warm, comfortable purring machines to have in bed with you! There are also, however, some reasons you may not want to let them sleep with you.