The Rooster zodiac personality & meaning

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rooster2029, 2017, 2005, 1993, 1981, 1969, 1957, and 1945

The Rooster Zodiac Sign

Rooster motto is
'I know better'

Basic Astrology Elements

  • Character & Symbol: 鸡/雞, jī (酉)
  • The Five Elements: Metal
  • Yin Yang: Yin
  • Lunar Month: Eighth
  • Lucky Numbers: 5, 7, 8; Avoid: 1, 3, 9
  • Lucky Flowers: gladiola, impatiens, cockscomb
  • Lucky Colors: gold, brown, yellow; Avoid: white, green
  • Season: Autumn
  • Closest Western Zodiac: Virgo

Years And The Five Elements People born within these date ranges can be said to have been born in the "Year of the Rooster", while also bearing the following elemental sign: The following is also a chart of the dates of the Gregorian calendar, of those born in the year of the Rooster.

Start dateEnd dateElement
26 January 193313 February 1934Water Rooster
13 February 19451 February 1946Wood Rooster
31 January 195717 February 1958Fire Rooster
17 February 19695 February 1970Earth Rooster
5 February 198124 January 1982Metal Rooster
23 January 19939 February 1994Water Rooster
9 February 200528 January 2006Wood Rooster
28 January 201715 February 2018Fire Rooster
13 February 20292 February 2030Earth Rooster
1 February 204121 January 2042Metal Rooster

Personality of the Rooster


Chinese Astrology: The Rooster

Being born under the Chinese year of the Rooster would mean the person was a very quick thinker. Learn more about this personality.

In Chinese Astrology, being born during a certain year classifies you as an animal. The Rooster begins with the year 1909, 1921, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017, 2029 and ending with 2041.

Being born under the year of the Rooster would mean the person was a very quick thinker. In both traumatic situations and emergency situations the Rooster is cool headed and can think of a solution on the spot. Along with thinking quickly, they are very practical. So in a crisis situation they would think of a down to earth solution.

The Rooster is a very observant person. So observant to a point people sometimes believe they may have psychic abilities. It has not been a proven fact, but their keen sense of always be right and on top of things leads people to this belief.

Roosters are perfectionists. They have to have everything from a desk to a car to a home very organized. Things can not change once they have been straightened or cleaned. In work research papers must be spelled correctly and retyped several times. Along with this trait, they also like to be in control. Losing control of a situation could cause them to be less than perfect. Vanity is of must importance to them. Spending a lot of time getting ready to go to a party or even going to work, they must look their best. Being noticed is something a Rooster looks forward to in being in public. They also tend to enjoy being out all the time. Always needing to go someplace or be somewhere.

The Rooster is known to be a very trustworthy person. Your secret would be safe with a Rooster. They are loyal to friends and family and will not jeopardize the trust pack. Being honest and straightforward is apart of why people enjoy the Rooster's company. It can also get them into trouble however when the truth is not what we want to hear. The perfect mate for a Rooster would be an Ox or a Snake.


Chinese Zodiac Rooster Compatibility

Sign: Rooster
Best Match: Rooster, Snake, Ox
Average Match: Dragon, Monkey, Rat, Dog, Tiger, Horse, Pig, Goat
No Match: Rabbit


When Comfortable
In a comfortable barnyard setting where all the animals know who is boss, the cocky Rooster will usually be forthright, brave, enthusiastic, loyal, hardworking, tenacious, resilient, adventurous, meticulous, prompt, astute, well-dressed, proficient, down-to-earth, gregarious, communicative, sensible, generous, charming, ebullient and terminally witty.

Bad Days
But on bad days, when everyone ignores his presence, nobody cares a whit for his genius or seeks his favor, the Rooster grows cranky, fussy, vain, self-involved, blindly egotistical, over-zealous, pretentious, materialistic, grabby, high-handed, cynical, mercurial, self-absorbed and persnickety.


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