Chinese Zodiac - Dragon

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    Years of the Dragon

    1916 1928 1940 1952 1964 1976 1988 2000 2012 2024

    As the symbol of Chinese nation, dragon represents authority and good fortune. It has the fifth position among the Chinese zodiac animals. People born in the year of the Dragon are powerful, kind-hearted, successful, innovative, brave, healthy courageous and enterprising. However, they tend to be conceited, scrutinizing, tactless, quick-tempered and over-confident.

    Chinese: 龙 (Lónɡ)
    Earthly Branches: Chen (辰)
    Energy: Yang
    Five Elements: Earth (Tu)

    Lucky Things

    Lucky Flowers: bleeding heart vine, larkspur
    Lucky Gemstone: Amethyst
    Lucky Numbers: 1, 6, 7
    Lucky Colors: golden, silver, hoary
    Lucky Directions: west, northwest, north
    Best Match: Rat, Monkey, Rooster

    Unlucky Things

    Unlucky Numbers: 3, 8, 9
    Unlucky Colors: Cyan, Green
    Unlucky Direction: Northwest
    Worst Match: Ox, Dog, Sheep, Rabbit, Dragon

    Dragon Horoscope

    Wealth
    Career
    Love
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    Overview
    Lucky Numbers: 5, 1, 9
    Lucky Colors: White, Gold

    Since Dragon and Dog conflict with each other, people under the Dragon sign will conflict with Tai Sui in 2018, year of the Dog. What's more, five inauspicious stars eye on you while the auspicious stars are very few, so your luck will be seriously tested and you will experience ups and downs in all aspects.


    Yearly Horoscope for Dragon Born in Different Years

    1964 Dragon 1976 Dragon 1988 Dragon


    2018 Horoscope for Dragon

    Best Months: May, July, August
    Worst Months: September, October

    Dragon 2018 monthly horoscope

    Monthly Horoscope for Dragon

    Wealth
    Career
    Love
    Health
    Overview

    Dragon's fortune is mainly good in 2019. The auspicious stars will help you turn calamities into blessings and make you have good assistants in work. You may show up prominently in your field in the year. However, you need to watch your finance and take good care of yourself.


    2019 Horoscope for Dragon

    View Dragon Horscope

    Among all the twelve Chinese zodiac signs, dragon is the only fictitious and deified animal that doesn't exist in the world. It is one of the four most revered animals of ancient China (they other three are phoenix, tortoise and kylin). The dragon images now we see are just from people's imagination. Because of this, the people born in the year of the dragon are usually dreamers fond of imagining. This gives others an unreal sense about them. To mention about their work, they can work hard at the beginning but usually give up once encounter difficulties. The permanent jobs with fixed salary are not fit for them. Those need more imagination like interior designers, architects, artists or cultural workers are suitable for them. The dragon women usually are typical modern occupation female paying much attention to their work while neglecting marriage. In general, the people under the dragon sign are mostly marry at a mature age as concentrating too much on their career. Please click for more about Dragon Personality Traits.

    Dragon People's Personality by Five Elements
    Click the following links to get personalities and horoscope for the five types of Dragon.
    Fire Dragon: 1976 (Jan. 31, 1976 - Feb. 17, 1977)
    Wood Dragon: 1964 (Feb. 13, 1964 - Feb. 01, 1965)
    Water Dragon: 1952 (Jan. 27, 1952 - Feb. 13, 1953) or 2012 (Jan. 23, 2012 - Feb. 09, 2013)
    Metal Dragon: 1940 (Feb. 09, 1940 - Jan. 26, 1941) or 2000 (Feb. 05, 2000 - Jan. 23, 2001)  
    Earth Dragon: 1928 (Jan. 23, 1928 - Feb. 09, 1929) or 1988 (Feb. 17, 1988 - Feb. 05, 1989)

    Dragon People's Personality by Blood Types
    → Dragon People with Blood Type O
    → Dragon People with Blood Type A
    → Dragon People with Blood Type B
    → Dragon People with Blood Type AB

    Years of the Dragon

    Start Date End Date Associated Element Heavenly Branch
    01/23/1928 02/09/1929 Yang Earth Wu Chen
    02/09/1940 01/26/1941 Yang Metal Geng Chen
    01/27/1952 02/13/1953 Yang Water Ren Chen
    02/13/1964 02/01/1965 Yang Wood Jia Chen
    01/31/1976 02/17/1977 Yang Fire Bing Chen
    02/17/1988 02/05/1989 Yang Earth Wu Chen
    02/05/2000 01/23/2001 Yang Metal Geng Chen
    01/23/2012 02/09/2013 Yang Water Ren Chen
    02/10/2024 01/25/2025 Yang Wood Jia Chen

    Compatibility with other Animals

    Each Chinese zodiac sign has compatible or incompatible signs according to their characteristics’ compatibility. If your find your signs are compatible, you could get along well in most cases. In opposite, you need to do more effort to be together harmoniously.

    Following are the compatibility chart of the Dragon with other signs. → more about Dragon Compatibility.


    Best Match

    Lively Pair

    Worst Match

    Best Birth Dates, Months and Times

    Dragon's Fate by Birth Time
    The birth time of people plays a very important role in terms of whether the destiny is auspicious or not. People under the Dragon sign born in different time periods will have different characters and fate. Those who were born and will be born between 11:00PM - 01:00AM and 07:00AM - 09:00AM are the most auspicious.

    Best Birth Dates
    The Dragon people born in the 1st, 3rd, 9th, 12th, 13th, 16th, 21st, 22nd, 24th, 25th, 28th or the 30th day in Chinese lunar calendar are usually blessed with good luck and fortune during the whole life.

    Best Birth Months
    The Dragon people born in February, March, April, July or August are usually lucky and fortunate.
    February: The Dragon people born in February could have a prosperous fortune and great success in career. Owning a great power and high position, they are well-respected by people.
    March: Blessed with great talent, the Dragons born in March are usually put in an important position in work. Also, they are strong-willed and perseverant. Most of them could achieve a high official position.
    April: Full of vigor, wise and highly regarded by others, the Dragon people with the birth month of April are winners both in fame and profit.
    July: Blessed with extraordinary talent and courage, the Dragons born in July could get success in every aspect. They could keep good health and are regarded venerable.
    August: The dragons with the birth month of August are always outstanding figures. They are also popular among friends and enjoy a free life by traveling around the world.

    Note: The months here refer to the Chinese lunar month. Please use the Gregorian-Chinese Calendar Converter tool on Chinese calendar page to find the Chinese lunar month.

    Careers for Dragon

    The Dragon people are not fit to those manual and mechanical jobs. They should choose those works from which they could display their creative and thinking talents well. Therefore, working as an office man is not fit to a Dragon. Suitable jobs for them include statesmen, conductors, artists, critics, sportsmen and explorers.
     
    ● Best Working Partners: Rat, Monkey, Rooster
    ● Best Age to Start a Business for Dragon:Age 25 – 45
    ● Best Career Field for Dragon: Architecture
    ● Best Business to Do: Bar, Hardware Store
    ● Best Direction for Career: North, West and Southwest
    When selecting a Chinese name for the people born in the year of Dragon, there are some dos and don’ts you need to know which are based on the characters of the Dragon, zodiac compatibility and Chinese five element theories. Let's take a look at what are good and auspicious names for the male and female Dragons.
    Auspicious Chinese Names for the Dragon Year People

    Lastest Questions and Answers

    Auspicious wedding dates, double Dragon. (1 Reply ) Asked by Alvin Teng | 6/17/2018 10:24:37 AM

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