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Dragon (zodiac)

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Template:Chinese zodiac The dragon (Template:Zh-stp), is one of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. According to Chinese folklore, each animal is associated with certain personality traits. Dragon people are considered most eccentric in the Chinese zodiac. Dragons are idealists, perfectionists, they are born thinking they are perfect and inflexible. Dragons are also aggressive and determined, going after what they want is second nature to them. There is also a five-element rotation of wood, fire, earth, metal, and water, each having other specific traits.

People under the sign of Dragon are born in the years (roughly): 1892 (water), 1904 (wood), 1916 (fire), 1928 (earth), 1940 (metal), 1952 (water), 1964 (wood), 1976 (fire), 1988 (earth), 2000 (metal), 2012 (water), 2024 (wood).

Elemental Qualities:

  • Metal - most strong-willed, impatient, critical of others, firm in beliefs
  • Water - open to suggestions, more diplomatic, sometimes unrealistic
  • Wood - most creative, logical and reasoning, less assertive
  • Fire - most outgoing, perfectionist, extremely critical of others, charismatic,
  • Earth - most social, patient and stable, balanced and fair, bad temper if aggitated


Best companions - Rat or Monkey Worst companions - Ox, Rabbit, Dog, Dragon


People who have this Chinese sign are:

See also: Chinese dragon

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