Snake - Personality and Characteristics


Wise, Humorous, Brilliant

Snake is usually regarded as a dark, insidious, sly and ruthless being. Both in western countries and China, there are many legend stories about the animal. And most of the time, it is labeled with a dark image. Actually, the animal is also the symbol of wisdom. People born in the Year of the Snake according to Chinese zodiac are usually well-educated, decent, smart and humorous. They can be brilliant artists, political leaders, as well as great thinkers, such as Gandhi, Goethe, Kennedy, and Picasso.


Decent, Sophisticated, Eloquent

Most of time, Snake personality is nonchalant, but they are actually enthusiastic. They are romantic, decent and sophisticated, and also eloquent, which makes them humorous. People will feel comfortable and relaxed when talking with them. They seldom get angry, for they get used to thinking twice before leaping. They are gifted in thinking and creating, especially good at spiritual work. They always have clear goals and plans about their career, and they will schedule and finish them step by step. When coming across problems, they can remain calm and rational. Their innate sense and insight make them grasp every possible chance. They are good at making decisions and determined to fulfill plans.


Suspicious, Stingy, Lazy

People born in the Year of the Snake will not show their weak side to others, and people cannot see their inner side, so they don’t have many real friends. They are a bit stingy and suspicious, which makes people keep a distance from them. Sometimes, they are over curious about others' personal affairs and like to gossip behind, and even create rumors. Sloth is another of their weaknesses. Although they have a lot of ambitions, they cannot be persistent to realize them. They go to jealousy easily. They will go against people who are more excellent than them but not learn from others.


Responsible, Leadership, Creative

Those with Chinese zodiac sign of Snake are fond of thinking, and they can perform outstandingly in work related to history, art and creating. They are bold to face challenges, and will not give in easily. Having strong sense of responsibility, they are capable of dealing with kinds of difficulties. With talented memory, they can always remember their clients’ names and tastes, so there are nice people supporting their career now and then. Snake Chinese zodiac personality is acute and smart, so they can always seize the chance to get a promotion. Leadership and executive ability push them to the top of their career. However, they should be very prudent when making investments.

 Best Jobs for Snakes

They are born with creation and imagination, so office work is not suitable for them. They need find a job in which they can utilize their talents and intelligence. The jobs related in thinking and creation are suitable for them, such as fashion designer, gardener, educator, conductor, writer, composer, and journalist.

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


Affluent, Easy Money, Spending Problem

In general, their luck in money is nice, for their career or business develop smoothly under friends’ help. They are seldom bothered by money shortage, but lead a better-off life. They also get luck in easy money, such as in lottery or stocks. People with Chinese zodiac Snake sign have a habit of spending. They would rather spend money in luxuries than in daily necessities. Their extravagant lifestyle will change better after they get married. To keep a stable financial status, they need to reduce unnecessary expenditure and make some long-term investments. Besides, they are a bit stingy; if they can change that, they can make more friends.

Love and Relationships

Romantic, Enthusiastic, Loyal

Male Snakes seeks passionate and vigorous love, and there are a lot of girls gathering around them. They are romantic and trendy, and also good at read girls’ mind. Therefore, they can find lovers easily. At first people may think they are indifferent. When getting familiar, their zeal in relationship will show up. The problem is that they are usually strict to their partner. In love, female snake personality is frank and straightforward. They keep a loyal and faithful heart to their men. However, they are quite possessive, which makes others feel depressed. If they can leave more personal space for the other, their relationship will be better.

Best Matches: Dragon, Rooster
Bad Matches: Tiger, Rabbit, Snake, Sheep, Pig

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


Heart Disease, Palpitation, Regular Rest

Their Wu Xing (The Five Elements) sign is Fire, which indicates the heart of the physical body. They may get heart problems, such as palpitation, chest congestion, insomnia, amnesia, agitation and arrhythmia. They form a bad habit of sleeping late, which does much harm to the heart’s normal function. They should keep scientific bedtimes. In addition, a light diet is also good for prevent the heart diseases.

Further Reading on Chinese Zodiac Snake:

 Destiny by Birth Month

 Destiny by Birth Date

 Personality by Western Astrology Signs

 Personality by Blood Types

 Character and Fortune by Five Elements

 Fortune in 2019 & 2020

- Last modified on Oct. 31, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on Snake\s Personality and Characteristics
Asked by J Marie from PHILIPPINES | Nov. 21, 2019 16:29Reply
My Birthday is May 21, 1977 time of birth 10 AM.
is there any advice re love life the remaining months of this year and for 2020?
Answers (1)
Answered by Camilla from UKRAINE | Nov. 26, 2019 00:00

Yes, the late 2019 and early 2020 will be the lucky time for you. You can find several appropriate ways to improve personal charm. In this way, you can easily find true love. In addition, joining more outdoor activities with friends is also an efficient way to fall in love with someone. Good luck!
Asked by Ari from PHILIPPINES | Nov. 07, 2019 18:23Reply
Will i get marry?
Hi im curious im still single, will i have forever. Is marriage possible? Where will i find him and when. Im born june 23, 1989
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Answered by Christopher from DENMARK | Nov. 07, 2019 19:28

Hi, Ari, you should have more confidence about yourself. Of course you would find a soul mate and obtain harmonious marriage life. According to the prediction, April, June and September will be lucky months for you. You should catch the opportunities timely.
Asked by Uma from INDIA | Oct. 23, 2019 01:18Reply
My DOB : 27th July 1989, 2-26PM, Thursday. female..
i am really fed up with this marriage and will i get marriage?
also will i get a good job?

will i have good days in future?
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Answered by Jill from GERMANY | Oct. 31, 2019 19:58

Yes, you have welcomed personalities. Thus you deserve better marriage life. If you cannot fed up with the current marriage, you need to change. In addition, 2020 will be a good time for you to find a job. The prediction shows that February, April, June and September are auspicious months for you.
Asked by maricel pinuela from PHILIPPINES | Oct. 14, 2019 22:52Reply
I would like to move into another company. im planning to leave my current employer on November 2019
is it best to leave my current employer and join another company this year? or shall i wait for next year. my birthdate is 06.29.1977. snake
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Answered by Trish from UKRAINE | Oct. 15, 2019 22:54

The prediction indicates that it will be ok to leave the current company and join in another company this year or early 2020. The new work environment will bring you some changes. Thus don't worry. :)
Asked by Anne from PHILIPPINES | Sep. 17, 2019 22:52Reply
When is the best time to take my English exam on Nov or Dec 2019 or Next year 2020?
Birthday is on October 31, 1989.
Female. Earth Snake.
Answers (1)
Answered by Ella from CANADA | Sep. 23, 2019 02:04

Nov. 11, Nov. 14, Dec. 07, Dec. 09, Dec. 10, Dec. 13 and Dec. 15 are auspicious dates for you.
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