HOROSCOPE: THE 12 JAPANESE ZODIAC SIGNS AND THEIR MEANINGS
1. THE RAT
Years: 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008, 2020
People born in the year of the rat are considered particularly creative by the Japanese. You act particularly impulsively, which can sometimes be difficult for someone else to deal with. These people should also be more careful with criticism.
2. THE OX
Years: 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009, 2021
In Japan, the ox is the equivalent of the lion in astrology. The ox appears very self-confident and thus pulls its fellow men under its spell, which makes it predestined for any management position. Caution: self-confidence is personable, arrogance is more of a deterrent.
3. THE TIGER
Years: 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010, 2022
This sign of the zodiac is particularly determined by emotions. You do nothing in life without passion and fiery devotion. You also have a lot of empathy and sensitivity for your fellow human beings. Sometimes let your common sense decide!
4. THE RABBIT
Years: 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011, 2023
Characteristics: The rabbit is a very amiable and very friendly fellow who is a pleasure to be around. Even so, he can sometimes be a little too anxious. Do not hesitate to venture into unknown territory, it can broaden your horizons.
5. THE DRAGON
Years: 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012, 2024
Qualities: Dragons are great thinkers and are usually characterized by a high level of intelligence. But with your extreme tendency towards perfectionism you can often stand in your own way.
6. THE SNAKE
Years: 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013, 2025
Snakes are incredibly quick to grasp, which gives them a natural cleverness. Plus, these people are true romantics. What do you need to work on? Laughing at yourself more often – that has a liberating effect.
7. THE HORSE
Years: 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014, 2026
The horse is characterized by its particular busyness and always reaches its goal with tireless perseverance and diligence. However, people born in this zodiac should be careful not to get too stuck. Put yourself in the shoes of others or in situations that are strange to you. This will help you in dealing with your fellow human beings.
8. THE GOAT
Years: 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015, 2027
The goat likes to indulge in the beautiful things in life, with which it also inspires others again and again. But she can also quickly spoil everyone’s mood with her pessimistic and prejudiced manner.
9. THE MONKEY
Years: 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016, 2028
Monkeys are straight out. With you you know exactly where you are. Attention! There is a subtle distinction between refreshing honesty and hurtful arrogance.
Years: 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017, 2029
How should it be different? People born in this sign of the zodiac are real early risers and are bursting with energy. If others rub the sleep out of their eyes, you have come back from jogging. A little tip: don’t always peddle it right away. Nobody likes show-offs.
11. THE DOG
Years: 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, 2030
Even people who were born in the year of the dog have many parallels to the characteristics of the lovable four-legged friend. They are characterized by a special loyalty. You can rely on these people. But you can be a little braver – fear has never gotten anyone very far.
12. THE PIG
Years: 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019, 2031
The pig always gets to its goal with a healthy ambition. Healthy because it never extends its elbows, but always remains fair and honest. People who are born in this sign of the zodiac also expect this from their counterpart. Unfortunately, that’s a bit too idealistic. Feel free to question others.