Year of the Rooster

鸡 (Jī)

Roosters walk the chalk and restrain themselves. They are hot-tempered, talkative, insightful, clever, capable and good at reading faces. Featuring strong organizational skills, people born in the year of the Rooster are serious, conscientious, straightforward, decisive and outspoken. They disdain to accept the advice of others, love to argue, would show off their talent whenever they get the chance and never care about others' feelings. Most of them are conservative, sensitive with money, picky about dressing and like to be striking.

  • 鸡 (Jī)
  • You (酉)
  • Yin
  • Metal (Jin)
  • Acala, The Great Protector
  • Northeast
  • South
  • North

Things that will bring rooster luck:

  • 5, 7, 8
  • golden, brown, brownish yellow, yellow
  • west, southwest, northeast
  • gladiola, impatiens, cockscomb
  • Citrine

Things that rooster should avoid:

  • 1, 3, 9
  • White, Green
  • East

Rooster Years

Year When Stem-Branch Element Yin Yang
1933 Jan.26, 1933 – Feb.13, 1934 Ren You Water Yin
1945 Feb.13, 1945 – Feb.1, 1946 Yi You Wood Yin
1957 Jan.31, 1957 – Feb.17, 1958 Ding You Fire Yin
1969 Feb.17, 1969 – Feb.5, 1970 Ji You Earth Yin
1981 Feb.5, 1981 – Jan.24, 1982 Xin You Metal Yin
1993 Jan.23, 1993 – Feb.9, 1994 Gui You Water Yin
2005 Feb.9, 2005 – Jan.28, 2006 Yi You Wood Yin
2017 Jan.28, 2017 – Feb.15, 2018 Ding You Fire Yin
2029 Feb.13, 2029 – Feb.2, 2030 Ji You Earth Yin

Rooster Love Compatibility

Rooster is a bold and open sign with a positive attitude towards love. People under this sign love their partner's strengths and accept the latter's weaknesses. Keen on the unrestrained love, they can be family-oriented after getting married yet can not stand the tight restraint. Rooster people hope their partners can be filial to parents, good-natured and diligent.
  • Best with an Ox or Snake
  • Worst with a Rat, Rabbit, Horse, or Pig

Rooster in 2019

Career: Good Chances, Keep a Low Key

Officials born in the year of Rooster will get a chance to give full play to their abilities, be put in an important position or get promoted. They need to adjust the mindset, never be opinionated, offend others by words or speak ill of others behind; otherwise, they will cause the disaffection of superior and the marginalization of peers. In particular, Roosters born in 1981 and 1993 should work like a horse, keep a low key, offer help and seek nothing in return if they want to get unexpected gains at work this year. Most businessmen born in the year of Rooster will get good chances to expand the business; they need to watch their words and deeds, maintain the good interpersonal relationship and never offend their friends or partners with arrogance.

Wealth: Work & Make Money Steadily

In fact, Roosters are not so blessed in wealth this year. Rooster belongs to metal while Pig belongs to water and the two are inter-promoting in Five Elements but air leakage also happens. Because of this, Rooster people will reap as they sow and they are suggested not to make money deliberately but let nature take its course and come down to earth.

Marriage: Hidden Waves under the Calm Surface

Under the calm surface of marriage and love relationship are the hidden waves. In lack of trust, married Roosters will get suspicious and quarrel over groundless matters, and then have the harmony affected. Rooster people in love will also suffer a poor relationship and even break up or start a cold war for trifles. In this year, they are suggested to adjust the mental attitude and care more about each other since only a peaceful family will prosper and problems in love can affect the career. Roosters born in 1981 should pay special attention to the maintenance of love relationship.

Health: Nothing Serious

Due to the large consumption of physical strength, people of Rooster sign should maintain their lung, respiratory tract, muscles and bones properly. In particular, people born in 1957 under the Rooster sign should keep a close eye on their health conditions, seek medical advice as early as possible and take preventive measures.

Rooster in 2020

Overview: Threatening But Not Dangerous

The 2020 horoscope for Roosters will not be good enough. Generally, they should be principally conservative since many things they do can be thrilling and troubled by unforeseen circumstances, which will catch them unprepared. Though they will finally pull through, the process can be very tough. As a result, they are not suggested to try but live an ordinary life and wait for a better time to challenge themselves.

Career: Unstable & Full of Changes

In 2020, the career horoscope of Rooster people can be worrying, quite unstable and full of changes. They may make remarkable achievements in a certain period of time, and then hit the bottom. Such a huge gap is unacceptable to anyone. However, they have to go through it, during which they may draw a lesson and learn a lot of useful experiences to lay a solid foundation for the future.

Love: Figure out & Get Real

People born in the Rooster year will have limited luck in love. Perhaps they have been wrong about the relationship and thought that, the one they love was also in love with them yet never said it out. One day, however, they will suddenly figure it out that it is not true. Meanwhile, the one they love will say it directly how he/she feels. At this time, they can finally let it go and start a new life.

Health: Find Peace of Mind & Take Care of Self

The health horoscope can be good for people of Rooster sign. They can find peace of mind and face everyday with a positive attitude. Also, they can take better care of themselves, especially in diet and sleep. Basically, they will enjoy health and be free of serious problems as long as they nurse with great care.

Wealth: Miss Opportunities by a Myopic Attitude

Roosters tend to have bad luck for wealth, as they will be blinded by immediate interests and so eager to make a fortune that they give no consideration for the future. This year, they may invest with all their money and get handsome returns at the very beginning but then they will lose and get nothing in the end. Therefore, they are suggested to take a long-term view, wait for the most propitious moment, and then seize the chance firmly to get rich.