Submissive humbleness, i.E. Swollen, painful knees have had to submit excessively Related DreamsKneel If you dreamed of kneeling for any reason besides prayer, you are in danger of being cheated. Curb your tendency to be overgenerous with people - some don’t deserve it! Also see “Praying.”Knees The knees are symbolic of prayer and supplication, and of emotional commitment.The Portions Between the Navel and Knees If any portion between the navel and knees is seen as exposed, it means a person’s secrets will be divulged to the people. How much will be divulged depends on how much of that portion is exposed.