2022 is the Year of the Tiger according to Chinese zodiac. This is a Year of Water Tiger, starting from the 2022 Chinese New Year on Feb. 1 and lasting to 2023 Lunar New Year’s Eve on Jan. 21.
People born in a year of the Tiger are predicted to be brave, competitive, unpredictable, confident and display great levels of willpower.
The Water Tiger is confident, curious, with a high learning potential and often with high self-esteem.
Tiger Years: 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010, 2022, 2034
Best Matches: Dragon, Horse, Pig; Bad Matches: Ox, Tiger, Snake, Monkey
Tigers, considered to be brave, cruel, forceful, and terrifying, are the symbol of power and lordliness in Chinese culture. In ancient times, people usually compared emperors or kings with the tigers. Tigers are also considered as a patron deity for children and parents will prepare the shoes and hats with tiger designs for their babies.
The Chinese zodiac Tiger sign entitles people born in the Years of the Tiger to be natural leaders. They are adventurous, ambitious and have a strong sense of justice, but maybe also a little arrogant and impetuous.
With the uncommon courage and confidence, people born in the Year of the Tiger are natural leaders and they can always bravely put brilliant ideas into practice. They are also generous, passionate and holding a strong sense of justice. When meeting the weak or see anything unfair, the Tigers stand up and offer help.
Tigers are such persons who dare to love and hate. If a friend does something wrong, they may point it out directly. The daring also makes them rebellious, stubborn and arbitrary in life, and thus it is not easy for them to take others’ advice.
Strengths: Brave, passionate, optimistic, love challenges and adventures
Weaknesses: Rebellious, overconfident, stubborn, emotional
Remember, the Chinese zodiac is just a reference for possible traits and characteristics. As with all things in life, your world is what you make it. Regardless of your sign, you can adopt the best traits of any zodiac sign to your maximum potential.