Chinese Zodiac Signs Dates, What Are The Chinese Zodiac Signs, Dates, Animals, And Their Meanings?

The Chinese zodiac signs are known as Sheng Xiao or Shu Xiang which contain 12 animals for each year and these Chinese Zodiac Signs dates can be seen from the ancient period and have a history of more than 2000 years. It plays an important role in Chinese culture. These 12 animals in the Zodiac cycle not only represents years in China, but also tells us the people’s personalities, compatibility, marriage and fortune. Read further to know more about Chinese Zodiac Signs Dates.

by Darryl Franklin P | Updated Oct 07, 2021

Chinese Zodiac Signs Dates, What Are The Chinese Zodiac Signs, Dates, Animals, And Their Meanings?
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Chinese Zodiac Signs

As we mentioned above the Chinese Zodiac Years are represented by 12 animals. Each year has a animal according to the Chinese Zodiac Cycle. But it will be little different from the Georgian year. The Chimese Zodiac Cycle starts from Chinese New Year. The Chinese Zodiac Years are given below in which you can find out the exact starting and ending dates of Chinese Zodiac Years.

Chinese Zodiac Signs Dates

Chinese people believe that the Horoscope, personality and compatibility are closely associated with the Chinese Zodiac which is determined by the person’s birth. The Chinese Lunar year varies every year, but will definitely fall on the dates of Jan or Feb. it is very easy to find out our Zodiac sign but people born in Jan and Frb have chances to make mistakes in finding their Zodiac. 

Chinese Zodiac Signs - Years

  • Rat - 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008, 2020

  • Ox - 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009, 2021

  • Tiger - 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010, 2022

  • Rabbit   - 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011, 2023

  • Dragon - 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012, 2024 

  • Snake - 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013, 2025 

  • Horse - 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014, 2026 

  • Goat - 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015, 2027 

  • Monkey - 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016, 2028 

  • Rooster - 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017, 2029 

  • Dog - 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, 2030 

  • Pig - 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019, 2031 

Personality of Chinese Zodiac

Chinese zodiac animals have astrological and cultural meanings. Chinese people usually associate each animal sign with particular characteristics. It is believed that people who are born in a certain year have the personality of that particular year's animal. Here is the list of personalities of each Zodiac Sign. 

  • Rat: quick-witted, resourceful, versatile, kind.

  • Ox: diligent, dependable, strong, determined.

  • Tiger: quick-witted, resourceful, versatile, kind.

  • Rabbit: quiet, elegant, kind, responsible.

  • Dragon: confident, intelligent, enthusiastic.

  • Snake: enigmatic, intelligent, wise.

  • Horse: animated, active, energetic.

  • Goat: calm, gentle, sympathetic.

  • Monkey: sharp, smart, curious.

  • Rooster: observant, hardworking, courageous.

  • Dog: lovely, honest, prudent.

  • Pig: compassionate, generous, diligent.

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Chinese Zodiac Signs Dates - FAQs

1. What are the 12 signs of the zodiac for Chinese?

Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Goat, Monkey, Rooster, Dog, and Pig are the 12 signs of the Zodiac for Chinese. 

2. What is the Chinese sign for 2021?

The Chinese year of 2021 is the Year of the Ox, starting from 12 February 2021 and lasting until 31 January 2022.

3. Which Chinese zodiac animal Cannot get along?

Rabbit & Rooster are the Zodiac signs which cannot get along.

4. Which zodiac is the luckiest?

Sagittarius is theluckiest sign in the zodiac.

5. Which Chinese zodiac is the luckiest?

It has been long believed that the Rabbit is the luckiest Chinese Zodiac sign. 

6. Which Chinese zodiac is aggressive?

The tenth Chinese zodiac is the rooster. People born in the year of the rooster are aggressive and picky. 

7. Which Chinese zodiac is stubborn?

People who have Ox zodiac Sign in Chinese Zodiacs are Stubborn.