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Chinese Zodiac Rooster

The Year of the Rooster — Fortune, Career, Health, and Love Prospects in 2017

2017 is a year of the Rooster. Every 12 years there is a Rooster year, beginning at Chinese New Year.

Rooster's years: … 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017, and 2029. …

Rooster chinese zodiac sign

Lucky Things for Roosters

Lucky Things



and numbers containing them (like 87 and 57)


  • Yellow
  • Gold
  • Brown


  • Gladiola
  • Cockscomb


  • South
  • South-East

The Rooster's Personality: Observant, Hardworking...

People born in a year of the Rooster are very observant. Hardworking, resourceful, courageous, and talented, Roosters are very confident in themselves. Roosters are always active, amusing, and popular within a crowd. Roosters are talkative, outspoken, frank, open, honest, and loyal individuals. They like to be the center of attention and always appear attractive and beautiful.

Good Health for Roosters

People born in a year of the Rooster are typically healthy people. They are active and enjoy sports, such as hiking and swimming. Roosters don't get sick very often because they tend to fight illness well. Even when they do become ill, they feel better quickly. Roosters are a little sensitive, and they feel stressed and moody at times.

How to Build Relationships with Roosters

Roosters are loyal and they make devoted friends. They always keep their promises and are always true to their word. Sensitive individuals may find it hard to get along well with Roosters, because they always brag about themselves and their accomplishments, which may make others uncomfortable.

Are Rooster Compatible with You?

Each animal sign has its unique characteristics. The love compatibility of Chinese zodiac animals takes into account the characteristics of each animal. Only those whose characteristics match well can be good partners. See below the compatibility of the Rooster with other animals.

See below the compatibility of the Rooster with other animals, and find out if the Rooster is compatible with your sign or not.

Best with: an Ox or Snake

Worst with: a Rat, Rabbit, Horse, or Pig

Find Your Sign

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