Monkey’s Personality by Western Astrology Signs

Aries  (March 21 - April 19)

Personality: Monkey people with western astrological Aries sign are humorous because of their brilliant communication skills. They always have interesting topics and know how to understand others. Their clever minds and creative ideas leave a deep impression in other people’s eyes. Their excellent working abilities will be noticed. Meanwhile, modesty enhances their charms. In daily life, they are full of sympathy. They always provide necessary help to surrounding people. In addition, they are independent and diligent. Great goals will be achieved by them step by step.

Love & Relationship: They keep a loyal faith towards love relationship and marriage life. Most of them are kind-hearted and friendly. Patience and respect always form equal relationships. They pay much attention on their lovers’ habits. Attentive characteristic usually makes everlasting love lives.

Compatible Matches Dragon people with Leo, Gemini, Sagittarius, or Aquarius signs;
Rat people with Leo, Gemini, or Aquarius signs.
Unsuitable Matches Tiger and Pig people with Capricorn or Cancer signs.

Best Jobs: merchant, psychologist, teacher, nurse, or fashion editor
Related Celebrities: Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Omar Sharif

Taurus  (April 20 - May 20)

Personality: Maturity and prudence are two important personal traits for people born in the Year of the Monkey with western astrological Taurus sign. They are good at drawing up future plans. Daydream is not their life style. They prefer to seek reality. They believe that taking action is the only way to gain achievements. However, they won’t do anything bad on the way to success. Their born confidence often brings positive influences to surrounding people.

Love & Relationship: They always play the active roles in the love relationship. Loyal, kind and gentle characteristics make them become perfect lovers. They believe that respect and freedom are guarantees of love. Sometimes, they will behave like a child, which attracts people so much. They don’t like to be restricted by their soul mates. Giving more space to them is a good way to have a sweet and tighter relationship.

Compatible Matches Dragon people with Scorpio, Virgo, Capricorn, or Pisces signs;
Rat people with Cancer, Virgo, or Capricorn signs;
Rabbit people with Pisces sign.
Unsuitable Matches Tiger and Snake people with Scorpio sign;
Dragon people with Aquarius sign;
Tiger and Horse people with Leo sign

Best Jobs: salesman, journalist, doctor, or secretary
Related Celebrities: Leonardo Di Ser Piero Da Vinci, Harry S.Truman, Jill Clayburgh


Gemini  (May 21 - June 21)

Personality: They enjoy having performances in front of public. This action is often regarded as showing off. Talented skills and innovative proposals provide a lot of help for them to complete the working tasks with high efficiency. Most of them are responsible for their life, especially for career and work. Open version and sharp insight promote great successes in their early and middle age.

Love & Relationship: In the whole life, people with Chinese zodiac Monkey sign and Gemini sign always have many requests to find the right person. They usually pay more attention to quality rather than quantity. So most of them do not have many love experiences. Once they fall in love with someone, their lovers need to focus on the current relationship totally. However, they are not good at dealing with quarrels which appear from love. Their soul mates are advised to have more patience.

Compatible Matches Rat people with Libra or Leo signs;
Dragon people with Libra, Aries, or Aquarius signs;
Monkey people with Aries sign.
Unsuitable Matches Tiger and Snake people with Virgo sign;
Ox, Snake and Dog people with Sagittarius sign.

Best Jobs: expert, director, artist, or cook
Related Celebrities: Paul Gauguin, Duchess Edward VIII


Cancer  (June 22 - July 22)

Personality: Ordinary life and work always provoke their imaginations. They have unique perspectives and good tastes about fashion. These talented skills leave a deep impression in other people’s eyes. When getting into troubles, they are used to behaving calm first and then playing the role of a problem-solver. Several useful solutions are often provided by them. Besides, they have brilliant abilities in investment and management. Cautious plans and mature ideas will bring them abundant wealth.

Love & Relationship: In a stable love life, they can be romantic fantasts. Lots of romantic gifts and activities make their lovers have a feeling of heartbeat. Their lovers will be addicted to the candlelight dinners, sweet dances and cute DIY things arranged by them. They are gentle, honest and humorous. The love relationship is always relaxing and happy. Especially, they will show enough understanding and patience if there is any divergence.

Compatible Matches Dragon and Rat people with Taurus, Virgo, Scorpio, or Pisces signs.
Unsuitable Matches Ox people with Libra sign;
Dog people with Aries, Libra, or Capricorn signs;
Horse people with Aries or Capricorn signs;
Pig people with Aries sign.

Best Jobs: musician, poet, dancer, lawyer, or advertising manager
Related Celebrities: Caesar, George Gordon Byron, Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller, Yul Brynner


Leo  (July 23 - August 22)

Personality: Fanatical exploration spirit is the most distinctive feature of them. No matter in work or study, they always have positive attitudes towards difficulties. They are courageous but not crude. When making decisions, they are always willing to accept other people’s opinions. In this way, most of them have steady and smooth lives. In their eyes, friendship is an essential part of life. If needed, they will try the best to help friends get out of troubles.

Love & Relationship: They enjoy having a sweet and peaceful love relationship. Independent opposite sex will attract them a lot. Sometimes, they could be very jealous and possessive in love. Simple and honest relationship is a perfect pattern for them.

Compatible Matches Rat people with Gemini, Libra, Sagittarius, or Capricorn signs;
Dragon people with Aries, Gemini, Sagittarius, or Capricorn signs.
Unsuitable Matches Snake people with Scorpio or Aquarius signs;
Horse people with Taurus or Aquarius signs;
Pig people with Taurus sign.

Best Jobs: athlete, coach, guide, or diplomatist


Virgo  (August 23 - September 22)

Personality: People with Chinese zodiac Monkey sign and western astrological Virgo sign are always kind spirited, good-hearted, generous towards luck and misfortune. They are ready to help others at their expenses. Generosity makes them get a high reputation among surrounding people. They often give compliments to others, and at the same time desire to receive others’ praise. At ordinary times, they pay much attention to every detail of plans. Trying to attend to every aspect of the matter is their way of doing things.

Love & Relationship: They treat every love relationship seriously. Their possessive instinct asks them to find a pure and allegiant partner. Romantic surprises given by them always make the relationship closer. When they fall in love, they would like to show sincere consideration for almost every aspect of their lovers’ life.

Compatible Matches Rabbit and Dragon people with Taurus, Cancer, Scorpio, or Capricorn signs.
Unsuitable Matches Tiger people with Gemini, Sagittarius, or Pisces signs.
Pig people with Gemini or Sagittarius signs;
Snake people with Pisces sign;
Ox people with Sagittarius sign.

Best Jobs: philanthropist, entrepreneur, or executive staff
Related Celebrity: William Saroyan

Libra  (September 23 - October 23)

Personality: They are born with many enviable talents, such as fluent eloquence, smooth expression and brilliant writing skill. These abilities always influence their personalities a lot. In daily life, they like discussing topics with different people. After that, they will get several opinions about the same thing. Gradually, their consideration becomes comprehensively and logically. This provides much help in their career and fortune.

Love & Relationship: Balance, loyalty and trust are cardinal virtues to them. They need someone to share their joys and sorrows. When falling into a black depression, encouragements from their soul mates are best medicines. In love relationship, they aren’t very possessive towards their lovers. Instead of that, they prefer to give enough space and freedom. In their eyes, this is an implicative way to express love.

Compatible Matches Dragon people with Gemini, Leo, Sagittarius, or Aquarius signs;
Rabbit people with Leo, Sagittarius, or Aquarius signs.
Unsuitable Matches Horse people with Aries or Cancer signs;
Pig people with Capricorn or Cancer signs;
Ox people with Capricorn sign.

Best Jobs: actor, professor, salesperson, elocutionist, or journalist
Related Celebrities: Buster Keaton, Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald


Scorpio  (October 24 - November 22)

Personality: In their early age, they have already appeared as resourceful and astute strategists in career. So they can always catch almost every golden chance. The spirit of adventure makes them have enough confidence to explore the unknown world. In this way, they can accumulate a lot of wealth. Meanwhile, they also pay attention to saving money. Economical life style is also the embodiment of their rigorous attitude. About facing divergences, they are willing to welcome and accept all criticisms.

Love & Relationship: Their born enthusiasm overwhelms their lovers. They are good listeners who can deliver positive energy to others. At the same time, they are eager to receive compliments, especially from people they loved. In the confirmed love relationship, they can’t stand with partners’ betrayal or cheat.

Compatible Matches Rat people with Cancer, Virgo, Capricorn, or Pisces signs;
Dragon people with Cancer, Capricorn, or Pisces signs.
Unsuitable Matches Tiger people with Taurus or Leo signs;
Horse and Pig people with Leo sign;

Best Jobs: cameraman, horticulturist, choreographer, sound engineer, or historian
Related Celebrity: Louis Malle


Sagittarius  (November 23 - December 21)

Personality: Pursuing freedom is Sagittarius’s nature. They can easily get along with surrounding people because of their kind, outgoing, frank, altruistic and reassuring characteristics. They always show strong working abilities in team work. As being a leader role, they can assign tasks to other members systematically in order to get double results with half the effort. Although the career is sometimes difficult, they still have full of passion to go forward. 

Love & Relationship: Generally speaking, they belong to passive sides in love life. Most of them are shy about expressing love feelings. However, it doesn’t mean that they are not easy to be impressed. Simple love and gentle concern will open their hearts finally. After establishing a clear love relationship, they will behave totally different. They are willing to give all the things to the people they love.

Compatible Matches  Rabbit people with Aries, Libra, or Aquarius signs;
Dragon people with Leo, Libra, or Aquarius signs.
Unsuitable Matches  Pig people with Virgo, Gemini, or Pisces signs;
Rabbit and Tiger people with Virgo sign;
Snake people with Pisces sign.

Best Jobs: writer, ambassador, negotiator, or economist
Related Celebrities: John Milton, Richard Strauss


Capricorn  (December 22 - January 19)

Personality: People of this western astrology sign win high popularity among friends. Forthright and straightforward characteristics always make interpersonal relations simple and clear. They won’t hide their true feelings because of other people’s opposition. Their eloquent expression can demonstrate themselves strongly. Even if having conflicts with others, they can keep virtue all the time.

Love & Relationship: When they are attracted by someone, they won’t want to establish stable relationship and develop the relationship quickly. They need to spend a long time to confirm whether they are a suitable match or not. Falling in love at first sight is not their love view. Steady and permanent relationship is their pursuit.

Compatible Matches Rat people with Leo, Virgo, Scorpio, or Pisces signs;
Dragon people with Virgo, Taurus, or Pisces signs;
Sheep people with Taurus sign;
Tiger people with Scorpio sign.
Unsuitable Matches Tiger people with Aries sign;
Horse people with Cancer sign;
Snake and Pig people with Libra sign.

Best Jobs: singer, actor, writer, cameraman, or psychologist
Related Celebrities: Federico Fellini, Roderick David Stewart, Simone de Beauvoir


Aquarius  (January 20 - February 18)

Personality: The general impression of Aquarius Monkey people is assiduous, hardworking and insistent. They are always on the way of getting successes. Meanwhile, the cleverest thing is that they are not anxious to accomplish their final goal. The step-by-step method and staged achievements make them more energetic. They are also endowed with enthusiasm and sympathy, so they always help others in trouble. In addition, they are suitable for almost every working area because of their high adaptability to environment and various talented skills.

Love & Relationship: They won’t become dizzy with sweet love relationship. Even if the relationship is stable, they still have clear mind to make some decisions. They prefer to be the sides that accept more attention and focus. Outward appearance is not the only standard for them to find lovers. Obedient and lovely opposite sex will catch their eyes.

Compatible Matches Rat people with Gemini, Libra, or Sagittarius signs;
Dragon people with Aries, Libra, Scorpio, or Sagittarius signs.
Unsuitable Matches Pig people with Taurus, Leo, or Scorpio signs;
Tiger people with Taurus or Leo signs;
Snake people with Scorpio sign.

Best Jobs: writer, film maker, actor, lawyer, or judge
Related Celebrities: Charles Dickens, Anton Chekhov, François Truffaut, Alice Walker


Pisces  (February 19 - March 20)

Personality: In usual times, they are good at observing others’ speeches and behaviors. This ability increases their mystery. About something bad and ugly in the world, they still believe that all these will change into a better situation. Although they don’t have enough experience in their early age, they still know well about the ways of the world. It seems like that they can see people’s heart, but they will never obtrude others to accept their opinions. Sometimes, they become sensitive and dejected because of others’ misunderstanding.

Love & Relationship: Most of them like imagining the future marriage life. No matter whether they have soul mates or not, they love to draw up a perfect relationship. Love is regarded as the most important thing in their whole life. If they give their hearts to someone, they will try the best to maintain and improve the relationship. Their respect and understanding make the relationship closer. Besides, the family and office atmospheres could be harmonious and pleasant because of their kind-hearted and generous deeds.

Compatible Matches Dragon people with Taurus, Cancer, Scorpio, or Capricorn signs;
Rat people with Taurus, Cancer, or Capricorn signs;
Monkey people with Taurus sign.
Unsuitable Matches Tiger people with Virgo or Sagittarius signs;
Snake people with Gemini or Sagittarius signs;
Horse and Pig people with Virgo sign.

Best Jobs: politician, salesman, performer or artist
Related Celebrities: Elizabeth Taylor, John Updike, Edward Kennedy

Further Reading on Chinese Zodiac Monkey:

 Personality of the Monkey

 Destiny by Birth Month

 Destiny by Birth Date

 Personality by Blood Types

 Character and Fortune by Five Element

- Last updated on Jul. 09, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on Monkey Personality by Western Astrology Signs
Asked by Reema from UNITED KINGDOM | Apr. 19, 2019 04:43Reply
Can Monkey cancer get along with his sister the libra ox?
My brother is born in 19/07/16 the monkey cancer and I'm born in 20/10/97 the ox libra will our sibling relationship become controversial in the future?
Answers (1)
Answered by Mark from USA | Apr. 21, 2019 19:47

Hi, don't worry, your will have a harmonious relationship with your brother and there is no large problems with him. Best wishes for you.
Asked by Tracy from NIGERIA | Mar. 19, 2018 11:41Reply
Is there a chance for the relationship? I'm a female rat and he's a male monkey.
I'm meeting with my ex tomorrow 19th March, whom I'm suppose to marry 6 years ago.
Answers (1)
Answered by Dylan from USA | Mar. 19, 2018 21:23

According to the Chinese zodiac love compatibility, you two can become a perfect match. And there will be several chances for you to get married. In marriage life, you can discover potentials of each other; harmonious cooperation makes both of you harvest a lot both in money and happiness. Good luck!
Asked by Katy from INDIA | Mar. 15, 2018 04:49Reply
We are an understanding couple but our financial situation and career are not improving?
My DOB 14 Aug 1992 (monkey) and my husband's DOB 23 Oct 1985 (ox).
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Answered by Brayden from DENMARK | Mar. 15, 2018 21:28

Katy, you two need to face the difficulties together. Both of you can always keep the positive attitude. Maybe you can find a better job in order to improve the financial situation. In daily life, record costs and income in order to save some money. Generally speaking, the situations will change into a better stage in 2018.
Answered by Katy from INDIA | Mar. 16, 2018 01:16

Thank you
Asked by clarenz from PHILIPPINES | Feb. 23, 2018 21:02Reply
march 7 we want to travel with my gf we are both year of the monkey.that day is lucky for us?
march 7 we want to travel to japan together with my gf,that day is lucky for us?we can go there?we are both year of the monkey,im metal monkey and she is water monkey.hope you can help us thank you
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Answered by Lucy from AUSTRALIA | Feb. 25, 2018 20:35

Yes, Mar.07 will be a good day. Besides this, you can also choose Mar. 03, Mar. 05, Mar. 10, Mar. 12, Mar. 17, Mar. 19, Mar. 20, Mar. 22 and Mar. 31. Hope helpful!
Answered by clarenz from PHILIPPINES | Feb. 25, 2018 21:30

thank you
Asked by Rose from CANADA | Jan. 11, 2018 05:45Reply
Will I be losing my job or will I get a new job? Will my finances improve?
My name is Rose I live in Hamilton, Ontario in Canada. I was born on October 19, 1968.
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Answered by Clara from NEW ZEALAND | Jan. 12, 2018 01:28

Based on the prediction, 2018 could be lucky and there will be chances for potential promotion. It is possible for you to start own business, and you are advised to cooperate with relatives and friends to do this. You could make great achievements on real estate and mineral resources exploration.:)
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