ORPHAN. A minor or infant who has lost both of his or her parents. Sometimes
the term is applied to such a person who has lost only one of his or her
parents. 3 Mer. 48; 2 Sim. & Stu. 93; Lo & Man. Inst. B. 1, t. 2, c. 1. See
Hazzard's Register of Pennsylvania, vol. 14, pages 188, 1 89, for a
correspondence between the Hon. Joseph Hopkinson and ex-president J. Q.
Adams as to the meaning of the word Orphan, and Rob. 247.
To see an orphan in your dream
, signifies fears of abandonment and feelings of loneliness and rejection
.. To dream that you are condoling with orphans
, symbolizes that the unhappiness of others will touch your sympathies and cause you to sacrifice much personal enjoyment
, flotsam and jetsam
, leave behind
, waifs and strays