Chinese Zodiac Rat
Year of Rat
1900, 1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008, 2020, 2032, 2044, 2056, 2068
It is a common mistake to use Chinese Lunar New Year as the cutoff date for Chinese Zodiac. The cutoff date is in early February. see Zodiac Year Cutoff.
Affectionate, charismatic, eloquent, shrewd, systematic, disciplined, meticulous, sociable, and hardworking with a high aim. Can be intolerant, selfish, vindictive, manipulative, scheming, critical of others, or gossipy.
Compatibility for Relationship or Business Partnership
Most Compatible With
Dragon will enrich and empower Rat mutually.
Monkey Rat will be passionately in love with Monkey.
Ox will increase Ratís confidence and sense of security.
Most Incompatible With
Horse cannot tolerate Ratís opportunist nature.
Rabbit: Rat will seem too irritable or critical to Rabbit.
Rooster will have constant conflicts with Rat.
Sheep: Ratís ambitious nature does not mix well with Sheepís passive nature.