Dragon - Personality and Characteristics


Mysterious, Imaginative, Ambitious

Among the twelve Chinese zodiac signs, only the Dragon is mythical. It is an imaginary creature that combines the features of some other animals. There are many legends about this animal, and it is also regarded as the most auspicious sign. Chinese people believe they are the descendants of the Dragon. People with Chinese zodiac Dragon has personality traits as mysterious, imaginative and noble.


Ambitious, Energetic, Leadership

People with Chinese zodiac Dragon are born with superb leadership. Because of their knowledge, power and capability, people are willing to take orders from them. They are also ambitious, and have a strong drive to realize their dreams. They are adventurous. Once goals are settled, they will try their best to fight for success. Their eloquence and passion make their speech authoritative. They seem to have endless energy, and seldom feel exhausted. They have another gift - their innate luck, which will help them achieve their goals. They are people of charm and glamour, so they can always win another's heart easily.


Arrogant, Relentless, Elusive

They often seem to be in a daze, and look elusive most of the time. Sometimes, the dragon personality of arrogant keeps people away from them. Because of their good luck, some of them may become less industrious, and that may result in failures. They are strict with subordinates. If people make mistakes in work, they criticize them relentlessly. Although they are eager to succeed, they can be frustrated by setbacks easily, and they are likely to give up half way. They cannot bear any suffering, and want expected outcome as soon as they get started.


Good Luck, Brilliant Leadership, Smooth Development

They can take advantage of their good luck to build their career successfully because of the dragon zodiac personality. With brilliant leadership, they can always play an important role in work. They are full of energy, and they can devote themselves to work and never feel exhausted. As the office work is not suitable for them, they are good at business affairs. During their former 35 years, their efforts in career will progress smoothly. After that, they will not be as lucky as before, but their persistence will help them to make a breakthrough.

 Best Jobs for Dragons

A stable occupation is not suitable for them, for they have more room to use their talent. They are also full of imagination, so they may prefer jobs related to thinking. Suitable jobs include: architect, politician, economist, doctor, café owner, athlete, writer, artist, actor, or fashion designer.

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Dragon's Best Jobs and Working Partners
Dragon's Best Business and Career Fields


Easy Money, Poor Financial Management

As they have an acute sense for chances to make a fortune, people born in the Year of the Dragon can make easy money. For them, money is just a means to realize their goals, and it will never be the most important part of their life. They also have a limited awareness of financial management. Before their thirties, they will make a fortune with little effort. If they keep creating new opportunities, they will become quite rich after their middle age. In general, they seldom suffer from money problem.

Love and Relationships

Idealistic, Passive, Generous

People in the Chinese zodiac Dragon sign are idealists, and they seek perfection in everything including relationships. They seem passive in love, but they are usually the ones who give more and gain less. They are generous and self-disciplined in character. There are many pursuers around them, which is also their trouble. They will be attracted by people who are elegant, intelligent, and understanding. People can win their heart with praise. Late marriage is quite common for them.

Best Matches: Rooster, Rat, Monkey
Bad Matches: Ox, Sheep, Dog

 See Love Compatibility of Dragon to know more about their compatible zodiac animals, what they are like in love, and how to get along with them.


Stomach disease, Travel Danger, Light Diet…


They can keep themselves in a dynamic and highly spirited condition, as if they will never feel exhausted. However, they still need to pay attention to stomach disease. Eating a light diet may be helpful for them stay fit. They are quick-tempered. They usually ignore the potential danger caused by anger or frustration. Meanwhile, they should be aware of travel incidents. As the troubles will be unexpected, caution is the only way to avoid them.

Further Reading on Chinese Zodiac Dragon:

 Destiny by Birth Month

 Destiny by Birth Date

 Personality by Western Astrology Signs

 Personality by Blood Types

 Character and Fortune by Five Elements

 Dragon Fortune in 2021

- Last modified on Jun. 16, 2021 -
Questions & Answers on Dragon\s Personality and Characteristics
Asked by Iarim | Oct. 27, 2021 10:47Reply
Earth Dragon luck
I'm an Earth Dragon (1988) facing a lot of problems in all areas of my life, particularly health, but also career and personal. The past two years have been extremely unlucky. My health is bad and people betray me. When can I expect things to improve and how do I improve my luck?
Asked by Alex from COLOMBIA | Apr. 24, 2021 23:07Reply
How can a Dragon conquer the heart of a Snake?
In my case, I'm a Dagon male interested in a Snake female. How should I start things? What characteristics Snakes find attractive in Dragons? And what should I keep in mind to gain her heart and make it last?
Answers (3)
Answered by Cole | Apr. 25, 2021 23:41

You should add date times. In addition, you need to know more about her interests and hobbies. In this way, you two will have more common topics.
Answered by Nam | Jun. 16, 2021 21:03

I wouldn't recommend you to have a relationship with a snake who was one of my ex wife. Waste of time
Answered by Zam | Jul. 12, 2021 16:48

Dragons are naturally attractive. So just go ahead & hit the bull on the head. She’s yours . Go guy. 💪
Asked by Rajput from INDIA | Mar. 12, 2021 00:31Reply
I'm a gold dragon( 2000)
Is moving abroad good for me? And which year will be best. What kind of career should I pursue?
Answers (1)
Answered by Christian | Mar. 14, 2021 22:50

Don't worry. It will be ok for you to move abroad this year. It's predicted that you should pursue the career that related to your familiar field. Good luck!
Asked by Cara from UNITED STATES | Feb. 12, 2021 07:23Reply
I'm a fire dragon husband's a dog
Is there any hope of success together
Answers (2)
Answered by Bubba | Feb. 12, 2021 09:23

Dragons and Dogs will always fight. They are not very compatible in long term relationships. Dragons and Roosters make a good match.
Answered by Alex | Jul. 27, 2021 10:53

It's a 50 50 stay hopeful
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