We may be trying to ‘catch’ something, such as a job or a partner. Other Explanations for FishermanContinue ExploringFisherman To dream of a fisherman, denotes you are nearing times of greater prosperity than you have yet known.Fisherman Because of its christian connection a fisherman can symbolize a priest or holy man in dreams. Equally, he is one…Fisherman Whenever one of our dream figures is carrying out a specific action we need to look at what is represented…Fisherman 1. Good news and fortune; prosperity. 2. A powerful religious, spiritual symbol, emphasizing teachings of peace.