Tiger (zodiac)

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"Tiger" in regular Chinese characters
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Zodiac tiger, showing the (虎) character for tiger

The Tiger ( ) is the third of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. The Year of the Tiger is associated with the Earthly Branch symbol 寅.

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Years and the Five Elements

People born within these date ranges can be said to have been born in the "Year of the Tiger", while bearing the following elemental sign: [1] [2]

Start dateEnd dateHeavenly branch
8 February 190228 January 1903 Water Tiger
26 January 191410 February 1915 Wood Tiger
13 February 19261 February 1927 Fire Tiger
31 January 193818 February 1939 Earth Tiger
17 February 19505 February 1951 Metal Tiger
5 February 196224 January 1963 Water Tiger
23 January 197410 February 1975 Wood Tiger
9 February 198628 January 1987 Fire Tiger
28 January 199815 February 1999 Earth Tiger
14 February 20102 February 2011 Metal Tiger
1 February 202221 January 2023 Water Tiger
19 February 20347 February 2035 Wood Tiger
6 February 204625 January 2047 Fire Tiger
24 January 205811 February 2059 Earth Tiger
11 February 207030 January 2071 Metal Tiger
29 January 208216 February 2083 Water Tiger
15 February 209404 February 2095 Wood Tiger

Basic astrology elements

Earthly Branches:yang
The Five Elements: Wood
Yin Yang:Yang
Lunar Month:First
Lucky Numbers:0, 1, 3, 4, 5; Avoid: 6, 7, 8
Lucky Flowers: cineraria [ citation needed ]
Lucky Colors:grey, white, blue, purple, orange, black; Avoid: gold, silver, brown pink
Season:winter

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References

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  2. "Chinese Zodiac – Tiger". Your Chinese Astrology. Retrieved 13 March 2018.