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What lunar new year animal are you?

Asked by KRD (3664points) 6 days ago

It is now the year of the rabbit! which lead me to wonder what lunar new year where you born?

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Hawaii_Jake's avatar

RABBIT! It’s my year!

KRD's avatar

I was born in the year of the ox. I found out that 2020 was the year of the rat. I find that funny.

chyna's avatar

Dog of course!

LostInParadise's avatar

@KRD , What’s so funny about year of the rat? That’s my year.
I read somewhere that the Chinese have a preference for having their children born in the year of the dragon, which they regard as special.

@ragingloli , There is no year of the cat, but there is a year of the tiger.

Hawaii_Jake's avatar

@LostInParadise and @ragingloli The cat is the same year as the rabbit. Some Chinese astrologers use the term cat, and others use rabbit.

ragingloli's avatar

I just feel like a cat. Wanting to laze around all day.
Anyway, telling you my actual chinese zodiac would be a personal identifier, and I am not giving anyone that.

zenvelo's avatar

I was born in the year of the goat.

Vietnam celebrates the Year of the Cat this year.

Entropy's avatar

Evidently I’m a Year of the Ox. Does that mean something? Is it like western astrology where a symbol supposedly implies vague and nonspecific character traits that everyone actually has but makes a person think “Oh, that’s me to a T!”?

I don’t really follow this stuff.

Acrylic's avatar

Monkey. No idea what that means.

KNOWITALL's avatar

@Entropy @KRD We born on the year of the Ox are said to be hardworking and honest. Low key and humble, logical thinkers and great leaders.
We can be arrogant and hold others to the high expectations we hold ourselves to. We are most compatible with Rat, Snake and Rooster.
Colors are blue, yellow, green.
Numbers 1 and 4.
Health concerns are stroke, from being workaholics.

ragingloli's avatar

1889, year of the Ox.
Birth year of Adolf Hitler.

chyna's avatar

@ragingloli So I guess asking for your mother’s maiden name is out of the question?

KNOWITALL's avatar

@ragingloli Also Barack Obama, Sadamm Hussein, Lady Diana, Pol Pot, Hirohito and Margaret Thatcher. XXX Tentacion and swimmer, Michael Phelps.

KNOWITALL's avatar

@Acryllic Ohh Elizabeth Taylor, Bob Marley, Diana Ross, John Paul II.

Characteristics are intelligence, arrogant, jealous and competitive. But love to learn, calm and logical thinkers.

Colors are white and gold.
Numbers 1, 7, 8.
Tend to depression and accidents.

JLeslie's avatar

Monkey. My dad used to call me a monkey when I was little so it made sense to me when I first learned I was a Monkey according to the Chinese zodiac. When I was young some of the Chinese restaurants had the different birth years and animals on the paper placemats.

If I remember correctly Monkey is an earth sign, I am an earth sign according to my horoscope also. Monkeys are clever and adaptable, and I think their lucky number is nine, which coincidentally is my husband’s lucky number.

RayaHope's avatar

2005 February 9, 2005 – January 28, 2006 Wood Rooster
People born in a year of the Rooster are very observant. Hardworking, resourceful, courageous, and talented, Roosters are very confident in themselves.
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. yep that’s me :)

filmfann's avatar

Monkey. Which explains my penchant for throwing poo.

flutherother's avatar

Year of the ox.

LadyMarissa's avatar

I was born in the year of the Tiger; however due to the fact that I was born early in the year, I’m considered an Earth OX. I think I remember that I missed being a Tiger by 1 week.

JLeslie's avatar

^^Oh wait. I was born the first week of January.

tinyfaery's avatar


It fits even less than whatever astrology is used in America.

Mimishu1995's avatar

I’m a pig. A typical lazy fat pig that like rolling in the mud ~

cookieman's avatar

@Mimishu1995: I am also a pig. ‘oink’

Mimishu1995's avatar

@cookieman that explains why you loves cookies ~

RedDeerGuy1's avatar

Metal snake. Also a Leo.

smudges's avatar

Monkey – love me some bananas! oooh oooh oooh!

Strauss's avatar

Rat. It’s interesting the cultural differences between the European and Oriental views of the rat!

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