The Dragon - Compatible Star / Birth Signs

The Dragon (LONG)

Ruler of the hours 7am to 9am
Direction - East/Southeast
Season - Spring/April
Fixed element - Wood positive
Yin/Yang - Yang

The Dragon is highly compatible with:





The Dragon has a harmonious relationship with:


The Dragon has no conflict but needs to make an effort with:



The Dragon has a difficult relationship with:




The Dragon has a turbulent relationship with:



Personality Traits:
People born under the year of the Dragon appear to have magical traits, they are strong and full of energy and forever on the go.  Some of their more negative traits include: eccentricity, a tendency towards being arrogant and very trying.  However they do have many fans and expect the same level of excellence from others that they expect from themselves.  They are also full of pride. Other traits include: failing to practice what they preach, over confident, a tendency to intimidate others, feel themselves to be above the law, and can be illogical, domineering and obstinate.  In many cases they fail to identify their foes.  Although energetic they are liable to become obsessive.  On the plus side they seldom hold grudges and are generally quick to forgive.  Dragons are said to be able to accomplish great things and those born in this year are also said to represent the horns of destiny. Needing a cause for which to fight, Dragons will never merely stand back and accept their fate or what life brings.

The year of the Dragon: is one that brings happiness and good fortune.  It is one of the most positive and strongest of all of the twelve star signs.  During the year of the Dragon their will be violent acts of nature, with an electrifying ambience and things coming in waves.  For those considering marriage or starting a new venture or business it is an favourable year.


The Fire Dragon - challenging, compassionate, fair, motivated by aspiration and is virtuous.

The Fire Dragon Years
3 Feb 1916 to 22 Jan 1917
31 Jan 1976 to 17 Feb 1977

The Wood Dragon - arrogant, giving, logical, motivated by inspiration and frank.

The Wood Dragon Years
16 Feb 1904 to 3 Feb 1905
13 Feb 1964 to 1 Feb 1965

The Earth Dragon -  courageous, motivated by jurisdiction, is practical, steady and leisurely.

The Earth Dragon Years
23 Jan 1928 to 9 Feb 1929
17 Feb 1988 to 5 Feb 1989

The Metal Dragon - truthful, intense, motivated by contest, is resolute and inflexible.

The Metal Dragon Years
8 Feb 1940 to 26 Jan 1941
5 Feb 2000 to 23 Jan 2001

The Water Dragon - democratic, dedicated, unrestrained, motivated by negotiation and is also dependable.

The Water Dragon Years
27 Jan 1952 to 13 Feb 1953

Click here to find out your Chinese Star Sign in the full set of Chinese year tables from 1900 - 2011.

Source: Information from - Chinese Astrology - Collins Gem - HarperCollins Publishers, Westerhill Road, Bishopbriggs, Glasgow G64 2QT - ISBN: 0 00 472515 8

Information about star sign meanings from: The Elfin Magical Diary 1995, Astrological & Psychic Guide - An Elfin Production - PO Box 684, Longridge, Preston. PR3 2LX 


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