1972 Chinese Zodiac - Water Rat

Which type of Rat are people born in 1972 Chinese Zodiac year?

According to Chinese zodiac, 1972 is the year of the Rat, and it belongs to Water on the basis of Chinese Five Elements. So people born in 1972 is the Water Rat.

Chinese calendar follows lunar calendar, so the date of each year is a little different from western calendar. People born from February 15, 1972 to February 2, 1973 are the Water Rat, those who born from January 1 to February 14 in 1972 are Metal Pig. 

Lucky Signs for 1972 Water Rat

 Lucky Numbers: 2, 3

 Lucky Colors: blue, golden yellow, green

2020 Horoscope for Water Rat Born in 1972 Chinese Zodiac Year

Rats born in 1972 will have a bad fortune in career and love, and their health and relationship may also not as good as they hope.

The fortune in career is just so so in 2020 for people born in 1972. In middle age, they may fall behind the newcomers in workplace. Keeping learning new skills can be a good solution. They are supposed to explore new fields to gain more.

For their wealth fortune, they may work hard for the whole year in order to gain much money. But they should pay attention not to be swindled and keep their money safe, so as to possess enough money and live a comfortably off life.

As they are getting older and older, physical condition is also declining. They may become ill easily. So they are advised to keep a health living habit and spend more time exercising. For example, stay away from alcohols and cigarettes, and eat meals on time.

In relationship, they may fight with their husband or wife since the disappointment in work may have bad influence on the mood. Thinking for the other more to calm themselves down, which is what they need.

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Personality Traits of the 1972 Chinese Zodiac Water Rat

The Water Rat are intelligent, active and kind. They like socializing and treat people very gently and carefully, so it is easy for them to get along well with other people and make friends. And they have strong adaptability in all aspects. 

However, people with Chinese zodiac Rat born in 1972 usually have no good life goals and may not well plan their own lives. They are not straightforward enough and have no enough courage. They are emotionally sentimental and sometimes too confident, which make others cannot understand them. They are quick temper and are likely to hurt others unconsciously.

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The Water Rat have the talent in doing business, and it is easy for them to achieve success. But they are impatient and fickle, which may lead them to make some wrong choices. Someone may help them when they are in troubles, so they can as a whole achieve some achievements in their careers.

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They have a relatively good fortune luck in their lives. They can earn a lot of money, because of their good luck in career. Their lovers can also help them make a fortune successfully. Not only do they have the ability to make money, but also have the ability to save money. Even if they are in trouble, their friends can help them generously. Therefore, they can accumulate a lot of wealth in their life. 

Love and Relationships

Their fortune in love are also pretty good. They may meet their better half who will help them in every aspect and change their whole lives. They will help you to get out of the miserable lives earlier and live a stable and comfortable life as soon as possible. But remember once meet the right person, tell them at first and do not hesitate.

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The Water Rat have no strong body or very healthy physical condition. They get sick and tired easily. They often catch colds, and they are easy suffering from gastrointestinal diseases. Therefore, they should better avoid heavy manual work. Pay attention to diet, especially avoid the cold, greasy, spicy, food. And outdoor activities and exercises are essential.

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- Last modified on Feb. 03, 2020 -
Questions & Answers on 1972 Chinese Zodiac - Water Rat
Asked by E. Lisa from UNITED STATES | Jan. 25, 2020 14:12Reply
I was born April 20, 1972... The Year of the water rat! Will I ever meet my True believe?
As my days reach too more and more wrinkle years I don't think he will be interested in me anymore! (LOL) I can see myself in some the compatibles especially in being loyal and honest and also STRONG WILLED that I am! But a deserving strong- willed, happy lady! Lol Will my future see True Friendship in Love someday?
Answers (1)
Answered by Brandon from FRANCE | Feb. 03, 2020 19:19

Yes, the prediction shows that the result is positive. You would find the true friendship in love.
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