wise, unique, intelligent, crafty, determined, inventive, and intense
acquisitiveness, ruthlessness, and nervousness
Dragon, Ox, or Monkey
Horse or Rooster
YIN or YANG:
1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008, 2020
Ranking the first in the Chinese zodiac, rat represents wisdom. The quick-witted rat asked the diligent ox to take him on a ride to cross the river and jumped down before the ox crossed the finish line, so the rat won the race and became the first of the zodiac animals.
Personality traits for the people born in the year of the Rat are intelligent, charming, quick-witted, practical, ambitious, and good at economizing as well as social activities. The weaknesses are that the Rats are likely to be timid, stubborn, wordy, greedy, devious, too eager for power and love to gossip.
Rat is one of the top four zodiac signs blessed in love relationship. People born in the year of the Rat are usually good-looking, elegant and quite popular among the opposite sex.
Compatibility with other Animals