The Goat/Sheep - Compatible Star / Birth Signs

The Sheep/Goat (YANG)
Ruler of the hours 1pm to 3pm
Direction - South/Southwest
Season - Summer/July
Fixed element - Fire negative
Yin/Yang - Yin

The Goat is highly compatable with:




The Goat has a harmonious relationship with:




The Goat has no conflict but needs to make an effort with:



The Goat has a difficult relationship with:





The Goat has a turbulent relationship with no other signs.

Personality Traits:
People born under the year of the Goat/Sheep tend to take on the role of the "good Samaritan".  The Sheep is the most feminine sign of all of the Chinese animals.  Usually they are very good-natured, genuine, timid and bashful, which can sometimes lead to them being taken 'for a ride' by others.  Some of their other traits include: being overwhelmed by their emotions, a tendency to become somewhat negative, gloomy and introvert. They are natural born worriers who will always predict and expect the worst.  They especially loathe criticism and regulation and sometimes find it difficult to maintain an objective view on things.  However they are kindhearted, mild, understanding and very forgiving.  They would rather be in a huff than come to blows.  On the whole people tend to "care deeply" for them and they will always have the things that they require in life.  They have an enduring personality that prefers not to disclose troubles unless really forced to.  Sheep people deny themselves nothing and are "hopeless romantics".

The year of the Sheep: is one that will be a time for caring, bringing out creative talent, imagination and emotion, whilst remaining, calm, smooth and slow.  "Harmony with moderation" are the key words with a warning about the danger of negativity. 


The Fire Goat/Sheep
- aggressive, dramatic, lively, motivated by deed and can be malicious.

The Fire Goat/Sheep Years
13 Feb 1907 to 1 Feb 1908
9 Feb 1967 to 29 Jan 1968

The Wood Goat/ Sheep - loyal, bighearted, motivated by "trust", "sentimental" and considerate.

The Wood Goat/ Sheep Years
24 Jan 1955 to 11 Feb 1956

The Earth Goat/ Sheep -  traditional, autonomous, motivated by diligence, anxious and hopeful.

The Earth Goat/ Sheep Years
1 Feb 1919 to 19 Feb 1920
28 Jan 1979 to 15 Feb 1980

The Metal Goat/ Sheep - motivated by accord, jealous, defensive, "vulnerable" and unbalanced.

The Metal Goat/ Sheep Years
17 Feb 1931 to 5 Feb 1932
15 Feb 1991 to 3 Feb 1992

The Water Goat/ Sheep - attractive, mild, suggestible, motivated by others and is opportunistic.

The Water Goat/ Sheep Years
5 Feb 1943 to 24 Jan 1944
1 Feb 2003 to 21 Jan 2004

Click here to find out your Chinese Star Sign in the full set of Chinese year tables from 1900 - 2011.

Sources: Information from - Chinese Astrology - Collins Gem - HarperCollins Publishers, Westerhill Road, Bishopbriggs, Glasgow G64 2QT - ISBN: 0 00 472515 8
Information about star sign meanings from: The Elfin Magical Diary 1995, Astrological & Psychic Guide - An Elfin Production - PO Box 684, Longridge, Preston. PR3 2LX



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