Rat | Ox | Tiger | Rabbit/Cat | Dragon | Snake | Horse | Sheep/Goat | Monkey | Rooster | Dog | Pig

Roosters are usually forthright people who have no desire to hide their likes or dislikes. They often like flashy clothes, cars and company. Roosters are often the types that are jack-of-all-trades but masters of none. They can be domineering and very difficult to live with but are almost always a devoted partner and good parent.

ROOSTERS ARE: Frank, Vivacious, Courageous, Resourceful, Attractive, Talented, Generous, Sincere, Enthusiastic, Conservative, Industrious, Stylish, Amusing, Contemplative, Popular, Adventurous, Self-Assured

BUT THEY CAN ALSO BE: Nit-Pickers, Braggarts, Quixotic, Mistrustful, Acerb, Short-Sighted, Didactic, Pompous, Pedantic, Spendthrift, Brazen


The Rooster is the military strategist and appearance conscious soul of the zodiac. Finely dressed with a taste for pageantry, the Rooster enjoys a lively, outgoing manner, and is most candid in speech. These efficient and methodical souls, work hard today, applying themselves, planning ahead for rewards tomorrow. Confident, resilient, and industrious, those souls born into Rooster years apply themselves to practical projects. Enthusiastic about details others may have overlooked, Roosters refuse to be bossed and are best suited to work which they have control over. Swanky Roosters may tend to boast a bit, but this 10th sign of the zodiac is a reliable and excellent friend. Roosters love to socialize and adore adornment and finery. The assertive Rooster needs a strong and self-assured partner whom they can respect. Rejuvenating time of day for Roosters is during their own sunset hours of 5:00pm – 7:00pm.

The female rooster sets high standards for herself and others. Truthful by nature, she finds it hard to lie. Lovers of nice clothes, diamonds and jewelry. While social, the female rooster can be just as happy around her own, very organized home.

The male rooster is proud, cheerful and confident in what he does. Courageous with a good sense of humor, the male rooster isnt the type to run away during bad times. Protective or his mate and children, the male rooster often sees things as right or wrong with no middle ground.

Best matches: Ox, Snake, Horse

Beware of: Rooster, Rabbit, Rat, Dog, Monkey


Metal:  Self-opinionated, inflexible, highly principled, relaxing will lead to success.

Wood:  Kind-hearted, enthusiastic, lacks in confidence, over consideration for consequences, difficulties in taking up challenges.

Water:  Ambitious, frank, self-confident, adventurous, caring, without consideration for other consequences when achieving their own target.

Fire:  Welcomes praise from others, enjoys a luxurious life, hard-worker, seldom stays at home, not many close friends.

Earth:  Conservative, moody, lacks in ambition.


Earthly Branch of Birth Year: you

Wu Xing (The Five Elements): jin (metal)

Yin Yang: yin

Auspicious Directions: west, southwest, northeast

Lucky Colors: golden, brown, brownish yellow, yellow; Avoid white green

Lucky Numbers: 7, 5, 8; Avoid: 3, 9, 1

Lucky Flowers: gladiola, impatiens, cockscomb


People born in the Year of the Rooster will do well as politician, publicist, restaurant owner, artist, actor, musician, dancer, financial adviser, bank manager, accountant, dentist, hairdresser, journalist, writer, soldier, or world traveler. Highly motivated and hard-working, Roosters are likely to have successful careers.


The Best Love Match: Ox and Snake

Rooster and Ox: It is a match made in heaven. Both are hardworking and ambitious. They appeal to each other with passion and excitement.

Rooster and Snake: This is an excellent union. Both are ambitious, methodical, and attentive to details. They may not appear to be romantic couple, but work great in accumulating wealth in life, and they will achieve happiness in marriage.

Words of Caution: The Rooster and the Rabbit are highly incompatible. There is no common ground between the two for a relationship. Compared to the Rooster, the Rabbit is a pure dreamer and does not pursue hard to his or her dreams. The Rooster will practically drive the Rabbit into hiding.

Love Affairs

People born under the Sign of Rooster are likely to have many romantic excitements in their life. They seek romance as a way to pursue their sincere dreams. They have impressive appearance and outstanding mind. They like to be seen in the dominant position over their partners, but it is strictly for show and fun, not for a real conviction. Roosters have a tendency to misjudge the other party in a relationship and feel hurt when they are disappointed in their romance. They may lack firm personal commitment when they come to serious relationships, but when they settle down with the right partner, Roosters are loyal and devoted to their love ones. It is important for Roosters to find a partner who is a good listener and able to realize that beneath the big egos there are caring hearts overflowing with love.

NOTE!! If you are born in January or February, pay close attention to the dates below because you may not be born in the animal year stated above!

26 January 1933 – 13 February 1934: Water Rooster

13 February 1945 – 1 February 1946: Wood Rooster

31 January 1957 – 17 February 1958: Fire Rooster

17 February 1969 – 5 February 1970: Earth Rooster

5 February 1981 – 24 January 1982: Metal Rooster

23 January 1993 – 9 February 1994: Water Rooster

9 February 2005 – 28 January 2006: Wood Rooster

28 January 2017 – 15 February 2018: Fire Rooster

13 February 2029 – 2 February 2030: Earth Rooster

1 February 2041 – 21 January 2042: Metal Rooster

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The year of the Pig seems to be a period of status quo for Rooster personalities. Keep working on what you where doing for the last one year period. Not much of a change can be expected in the life of Rooster folks for most of the year. However a bit of socializing can be pursued which can give you happiness and a sense of fulfilment in life. An abundant array of opportunities are on the anvil, it is up to you to stick to that which might match your gut instincts these days.


During the year of the Pig, Rooster folks would be quite busy with their career pursuits. You ought to keep up with the pace, else you would be left out in the rat race. Troubles and rifts of sorts are on the cards for some natives. Hence make sure that you strike good chords with colleagues and authorities in the work place. Be organized and focus on the ambitions and ideals of your professional life for now. Better planning would go a long way in forging a steady path for your career future. Speak out and communicate properly in order to earn the goodwill and repute of those in your workplace.


The general finances of Rooster individuals would be good all through this year of the pig. In fact your financial status stands to improve a lot through the course of the year. Though unexpected expenditure is on the cards, your savings would be intact for the period. However keep a tab of your spending for the season and stay away from making high-value purchases for now.


Major changes are likely in the love front for Rooster folks during this year of the Pig. And those changes would be quite positive for you. A quiet and peaceful love life or marital life is promised for most Rooster guys this year. There would be not much of rifts with partner or spouse and things would go on smoothly.

But then make sure that your partner reciprocates you. As the year progresses, there would be major developments in the love front. Family and friends would be a great source of support for you in your marriage or love. The single ones would be able to find their ideal partner as the year ends and life continues as it is for those already hooked up.


Health would be a mixed bag for Rooster individuals during the year of the Pig. Health needs constant monitoring and do not let stress weight you down. Keep a tab of what you are doing and what goes inside. Both mental and physical health needs to be handled with utmost caution during the year 2019 as far as Rooster folks are concerned.