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Which Signs Go Together According To Chinese Zodiac Compatibility?

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A peaceful and fantastic year! © Astrofame A peaceful and fantastic year! Chinese astrology corresponds to a twelve-year cycle and each year is represented by an animal and an element. In China, it is believed that there is a connection between man and the 12 zodiac animals, meaning people born in the year of such each animal take on their characteristics, traits and fortune. This art reveals who you are a good match with and even offers you some extra relationship insights. So, let’s look at which pairs make the best matches and attract great prosperity.

Astrology is a fascinating tool that can be used to reveal lots of information on who our perfect love matches are as well as who we should avoid in relationships. One of the main functions of the twelve animals is to determine whether two people are compatible in as friends and lovers. Let’s use our knowledge to figure out which animal signs go together. 

  • What's my Chinese sign?
  • Which signs make the best couples?
  • Take our love match test
  • Who should I avoid in love?

What is my Chinese zodiac sign?

Your sign derives from your birth year, according to the Chinese lunar calendar. Find your sign below by searching for your birth year, for example people born in 1978 are Horses.

  • Rat: 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008, 2020
  • Ox: 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009, 2021
  • Tiger: 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010, 2022
  • Rabbit: 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011, 2023
  • Dragon: 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012, 2024
  • Snake: 1929, 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013, 2025
  • Horse: 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014, 2026
  • Goat: 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015, 2027
  • Monkey: 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016, 2028
  • Rooster: 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017, 2029
  • Dog: 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, 2030
  • Pig: 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019, 2031

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What Chinese zodiac signs are compatible?

Legend states that the animals that are spaced four years apart from each other get on best. However, the signs that are six years apart are completely incompatible and don't stand a chance. Our compatibility chart reveals who each each sign has the potential to live happily ever after with

Chinese sign 
Most compatible with: 
Least compatible with:
Dragon, Rabbit, Ox
Goat, Horse, Rooster
Rat, Snake, Rooster
Dragon, Horse, Goat, Dog
Horse or Dog
Snake or Monkey
Goat, Dog, Rat, Pig
Ox, Dragon, Rooster, Horse
Goat, Dog, Rat, Pig
Ox, Dragon, Rooster, Horse
Ox or Rooster
Tiger or Pig
Tiger, Goat or Dog
Rat, Ox, Rabbit or Horse
Rabbit, Horse, Pig
Rat, Ox, Dog
Rat or Dragon
Tiger, Snake or Pig
Ox, Dragon, Snake
Rabbit or Dog
Tiger or Rabbit
Ox, Dragon, Goat or Rooster
Goat or Rabbit
Snake or Monkey

Astrologist Susan Taylor's insights:

'In ancient times, people relied on the compatibility matches of the Chinese zodiac and often used it as a reference before starting a romantic relationship. Even today, some people still consider this reference before starting anything serious.'

Chinese love compatibility test

No matter how attracted you are to someone, if your energies don't blend well and the stars aren't aligned, it'll be a recipe for disaster. Take our Chinese zodiac compatibility test and use our calculator to discover your matches!

a close up of food: Chinese zodiac compatibility test © Provided by Astrofame Chinese zodiac compatibility test The 4 best matched groups

The twelve signs can be divided into four groups of three signs. The groups are based on the observation that the signs share similar ways of thinking, the same temperaments and ideas.

Members: Personality traits:
OneRat, Dragon, MonkeyThese animals are very intelligent and understanding.
TwoOx, Snake, RoosterThese Chinese zodiacs are deep thinkers and share similar interests
ThreeTiger, Horse, DogThese animals are all freedom lovers yet can be selfish.
FourRabbit, Goat, PigThis is the most peaceful and kindest group.

Who is my dream partner according to Chinese astrology?

To calculate who you are compatible with, start counting from your own sign as number one and you’ll notice that you are most compatible with the fifth signs either counted clockwise or anti-clockwise from your sign. If your sign is Ox for example, you are most compatible with Rooster.

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Incompatible Chinese zodiac signs

To work out whom you are incompatible with, start counting from your sign as number one and the fourth signs either clockwise or anti-clockwise are the signs you are zodiac incompatible with. For example, if your sign is Rat, you are incompatible with Rabbit and Rooster.

>>> Are you one of the luckiest Chinese zodiac signs? The Year of the Rat is here, which means it's time to read up on your Chinese horoscope 2021. Also, take a look at which celebrity you are compatible with.

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