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.

 See more about
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 2019

- Last modified on Apr. 30, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on Dragon\s Personality and Characteristics
Asked by Walakira samuel from UGANDQ | May. 20, 2019 09:48Reply
I'm in the dragon Chinese year,how can I be helped.
According to what is described about the dragon year Borns,i believe but luck and love relationships aren't and never been good on myself can you help me out please.im aging out and I carry true love with me.
Asked by Selina from ENGLAND | May. 19, 2019 06:18Reply
I am a female born 30/10/76 and my partner is 16/08/79, are we a good match?
when will we start a family? We had 2 pregnancy loss already.
Asked by Sumesh Sharma from INDIA | Apr. 26, 2019 21:06Reply
I am born in October 1976, fire dragon, want to know about my career ahead.
Currently have a stable job, but due to my aggressive behavior I have been notify by superiors couple of times, don't know if I can continue in job for the time of retirement , or can do some business as well ??
Answers (1)
Answered by Constance from UKRAINE | Apr. 28, 2019 23:22

Oh, based on the Dragon prediction, you can try to open your own business this year. And them you should follow your heart. If you want to start your own business, you can start. However, the suggestion is that you should learn how to accept other people's suggestions and opinions. These will help you avoid unnecessary mistakes.
Asked by Wella from PHILIPPINES | Apr. 07, 2019 02:32Reply
My husband (oct.7,1988) & i (dec. 3,1988) are both dragon. Hubby dont have a stable job. Predictions
Husband dont have a stable job. Always contractual. Earning money has been hard for us even if we work our ass off. Any predictions for this year for the both of us?
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Answered by Ben from BELGIUM | Apr. 08, 2019 01:01

According to the prediction, your husband is likely to get a stable job and your fortune in wealth aspects are not bad. Don't give yourself too much pressure and good luck to you!
Asked by Nirmala from INDIA | Mar. 17, 2019 23:30Reply
My DOB is 03/may/1988. Will my career or job change from current one?
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Answered by Alice from AUSTRALIA | Mar. 18, 2019 19:25

Hi, this is a cheerful and crucial year for you in your career aspect, there will be some good chances at work and you need to capture every opportunity and strive for it. Good luck!
Answered by Patty from NEW ZEALAND | Apr. 23, 2019 23:31

I am dragon female born nov 8, 1988. What are my career prospects this year?
Answered by Alice | Apr. 24, 2019 18:28

It's not bad. You may get attention from your superiors and challenges and opportunities are both existing. However, you need to be more careful about the relationship with colleagues.
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