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Chinese Zodiac - Year of the Rabbit

China Zodiac Animal - Rabbit

Chinese: 兔 tù
Years of the Rabbit:1915, 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011, 2023
For Chinese people, the rabbit is a tame creature representing hope for a long time. It is tender and lovely. The moon goddess Chang'e in Chinese legend had a rabbit as her pet, which stimulated the thought that only this creature was amiable enough to match her noble beauty. People in Rabbit sign are not aggressive but approachable. They have a decent, noble and elegant manner.

Earthly Branch of Birth Year: Mao
Wu Xing (The Five Elements): Mu (Wood)
Yin Yang: Yin

 Years of the Rabbit
  • 02/14/1915-02/02/1916
  • 02/02/1927-01/22/1928
  • 02/19/1939-02/08/1940
  • 02/06/1951-01/26/1952
  • 01/25/1963-02/12/1964
  • 02/11/1975-01/30/1976
  • 01/29/1987-02/16/1988
  • 02/16/1999-02/04/2000
  • 02/03/2011-01/22/2012
  • 01/22/2023-02/09/2024

Lucky Signs for Rabbit:

Lucky Numbers: 3, 4, 9
Lucky Colors: red, blue, pink, purple
Lucky Flowers: snapdragon, plantain lily, nerve plant
Lucky Directions: east, southeast, south

Lucky Numbers and Colors of RabbitLucky Flowers and Directions of Rabbit
Things Should be Avoided:
  • Unlucky Numbers: 1, 7, 8
  • Unlucky Colors: dark brown, dark yellow, white
  • Unlucky Direction: northwest

People with Rabbit sign usually impress others with an image of tenderness, grace and sensitive. They are romantic in relationship, having a high demand in life quality. They avoid arguing with others, and have a capability of converting an enemy into a friend. They are homebody and hospitable, and like house fitting-up. They can work with speed and efficiency, do not insist and get angry easily. But they also like hesitating, which makes them lose many chances.
  • Strengths
    Gentle, sensitive, compassionate, amiable, modest, and merciful 
  • Weaknesses
    Amorous, hesitant, stubborn, timid, conservative 
  • Best Matches: Sheep, Monkey, Dog, Pig
    They are romantic in love and adventurous in life. They know how to make compromises to make their relationship lasting and fresh. Living together, they can become more tolerant and considerate, and life will be sweet and happy.
  • Bad Matches: Snake, Rooster
    Their relationship cannot be everlasting, for they will suffer from a series of disagreement and conflicts. They both feel suppressed in marriage life.
  • See more about Chinese Zodiac Sign Compatibility
Among 12 zodiac signs, the Rabbit’s luck is of much prosperity. They can always be helped out by friends when getting into trouble. Their career develops stably, with intelligence fully applied in work. Their luck in money is also favorable, and they can keep some savings in this year. Taking a modest and considerate attitude will help to get everything better. In 2016, their luck keeps pleasant like before. As long as they are confident enough to take challenges and seize chances, their ambitions will be realized easily. Concerning wealth, their stable income can surely support their life, but it may be hard to have savings. Comparing to last year, they may have huger expenditures. When meeting someone they love, they should adopt a more active attitude but not hesitating much.
Rabbit Luck in 2015
They have various personality traits based on twelve western astrological signs, like elegant Aries, imaginative Taurus, positive Gemini, sentimental Cancer, wise Leo, cautious Virgo, suspicious Libra, calm Scorpio, self-esteemed Sagittarius, prudent Capricorn, bookish Aquarius and creative Pisces.
  • Blood Type O: They are decisive, brave and warm-hearted. Helping others will make them feel happy.
  • Blood Type A: Tender and elegant, they are considerate listeners. They have sharp insight in others’ inner thought, so they can always find a good way to communicate with others.
  • Blood Type B: Their humor makes them associate with more friends. Acute instinct makes them grasp every possible chance to make a fortune.
  • Blood Type AB: They are emotional and sentimental, enjoying acting alone. They have a special taste and talent in art, which make them looks different.
 Celebrities Born in the Year of the Rabbit
Queen Victoria, Albert Einstein, Michael Jordan, David Beckham, Tiger Woods, Whitney Houston, Johnny Depp, Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Drew Barrymore, Hilary Duff, Orlando Bloom, Zac Efron, Evan Rachel Wood, Jesse McCartney, Tobey Maguire, Lisa Kudrow, Brian Littrell, Charlize Theron, Sara Gilbert, Tom Delonge, Benjamin Bratt, Mike Myers, Orson Welles, Lionel Andrés Messi, Maria Sharapova, Jet Li, Emperor Qianlong of China’s Qing Dynasty (1644 - 1911)