Year of the Pig: Personality, Horoscope for 2023
The Year of the PigYear of the Pig's Chinese horoscope and meaning: exact birth dates and elements, characteristics and personality traits, love compatibility and zodiac lucky stones
In brief: The native of the Year of the Pig is stylish, perfectionist and hardworking Chinese zodiac sign. The Pig is a tolerant being, praised by his friends for his kindness and generosity. The Pig has a strong taste for fashion, just as he likes and needs to feel loved.
A true hedonist, the Pig has a voracious appetite for the pleasures of life, especially for carnal pleasures. Although this may make him appear superficial, he is always ready to spend a fortune, only to satisfy his need to please and enjoy life to the fullest.
📅 2023 Chinese zodiac predictions for the Year of the Pig:
Year of the Pig: Personality horoscope
Courageous, energetic, proud and jealous, the Pig is often consulted in professional life for his ingenuity and manual skill. Although they can be found regularly in family gatherings or in society, the natives of the Year of the Pig like to be alone and take care of themselves, enjoying small pleasures that would appear insignificant to the other zodiac signs of Chinese astrology.
The Pig enjoys the countryside. When he seeks his inner peace, the call of nature and fresh air becomes a vital necessity for his personal balance. Often dreamy, the apparent robustness of the Pig actually hides an anxious nature.
It is easy to get favors from the Pig. Not knowing how to say no, he becomes fatalistic when he is denied something in return, especially in love. Remarkably polite, he forgives easily. This intelligent and lucky being also appreciates money, not for the power it provides, but because it makes possible the realization of his much needed material comfort.
In work, some people tend to say that the Pig is relatively slow. On the contrary, when he has an idea in mind, the Pig knows very well how to optimize his organization to achieve his project successfully.
His relative honesty makes him instinctively allergic to wrongdoing. When the Pig feels cornered, he turns suspicious, stubborn and hermetic, revealing nothing about his true feeling nor his private life anymore.
Also read the Pig's combined personality horoscope with Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn, Aquarius and Pisces.
Year of the Pig's birth dates
🐷 Pig calendar years
Years and elements of birth for the Chinese zodiac sign of the Pig (Boar) according to the Chinese lunisolar calendar:
|Birth Year||Date range||Chinese Year|
|1923||16/02/1923 - 04/02/1924||Yin Water Pig Year|
|1935||04/02/1935 - 23/01/1936||Yin Wood Pig Year|
|1947||22/01/1947 - 09/02/1948||Yin Fire Pig Year|
|1959||08/02/1959 - 27/01/1960||Yin Earth Pig Year|
|1971||27/01/1971 - 14/02/1972||Yin Metal Pig Year|
|1983||13/02/1983 - 01/02/1984||Yin Water Pig Year|
|1995||31/01/1995 - 18/02/1996||Yin Wood Pig Year|
|2007||18/02/2007 - 06/02/2008||Yin Fire Pig Year|
|2019||05/02/2019 - 24/01/2020||Yin Earth Pig Year|
|2031||23/01/2031 - 10/02/2032||Yin Metal Pig Year|
Chinese zodiac Pig's best jobs and careers
Broker, beautician, antiquarian, explorer, lawyer, pastry chef, spy, school teacher, artist, film director, actor, comedian, musician, fashion designer, trend setter, courtier
Year of the Pig: Fortune
Lucky Colors of the Pig
Lucky Numbers of the Pig
4, 8, 12
Pig (zodiac) eminent personalities
Celebrities born in the Year of the Pig
Jules Verne, Elon Musk, Hillary Clinton, Edvard Munch, Jackson Pollock, Diego Velázquez, King Henry VIII of England, Oliver Cromwell, Thomas Jefferson, Henry Kissinger, Dilma Roussef, Edward Snowden, Ernst Hemingway, Stephen King, Yaşar Kemal, Elif Şafak, Woody Allen, Alain Delon, Mélanie Laurent, Michel Berger, Snoop Dog, Christopher Boykin, Logan Paul, Ross Lynch, Kendall Jenner, Troye Sivan, Niki Demartino, Kim Taehyung, Brittany Raymond, Park Jimin, William Brent, Meredith Foster, Swae Lee (Rae Sremmurd), Timothée Chalamet, Lucas Hernández, V and Jimin (BTS members)
Year of the Pig: Love compatibility
The Pig's Chinese zodiac compatibility triangle
The Pig (Boar), the Rabbit (Hare, Cat) and the Goat (Sheep) are part of the fourth compatibility triangle of Chinese astrology. Indeed, the Pig, twelfth sign-animal of the zodiac in the Chinese calendar, gets along naturally with the Rabbit and the Goat.
All 12 zodiac signs of the Chinese horoscope also have a secret friend: the Tiger is the secret friend of the Pig. However, also note that the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Pig is incompatible with the Snake.
Today's Chinese Horoscope for the Pig
KarmaWeather's Free Daily Pig Horoscope offers unique and accurate predictions for the 12th Chinese zodiac sign. To better understand his Chinese daily horoscope, regardless of the specific interpretation of the consulted period of the current Chinese year, the Pig must monitor the days and months governed by the energetic influence of the Snake (in particular, avoid any trip, operation or signature of contract). On the other hand, the days of the Pig, the Rabbit, the Goat and the Tiger are lucky days for the Pig.
Year of the Pig: Birthstones
Pig Chinese zodiac lucky stones: Alexandrite, amazonite, amethyst, aquamarine, azurite, black noble opal, black tourmaline, blue calcite, blue chalcedony, Ceylon sapphire, hawk's eye, purple fluorite, labradorite, lapis lazuli, rainbow obsidian, peridot, rainbow fluorite, serpentine, turquoise, tsavorite garnet
Pig's 2023 Chinese horoscope
Chinese horoscope of the Pig during the Year of the Rabbit 2023, in love, work, career, health, luck, studies and travels
The Chinese horoscope 2023 promises a Chinese New Year heralding prosperity, structuring and enriching interactions for the epicurean Pig aspiring to a life as comfortable as it is sensational. At work, his overflowing creativity is at the heart of an exciting professional development. Indeed, the beneficial growth generated by the fruitful encounter of the Water and Wood elements offers the Pig the chance to be the Chinese zodiac sign most in harmony with the Year of the Rabbit 2023. Reinvigorated by a serene atmosphere, it is a year of reward and validation for the Pig, during which he is able to reap the bountiful fruits of his labor.
According to the career and work horoscope 2023, the Pig who has faced financial obstacles during the previous year has the opportunity to find on his way the support essential to the manifestation of his material comfort. But before enjoying it, the Pig must first fight against his inclination to unbridled generosity for himself as much as for those he loves. Sobriety, self-discipline and lucidity stripped of all excessive emotion are necessary to maintain this annual conjuncture so promising for him. If he succeeds, the Pig will thus avoid destabilizing the foundations of all the things that have meaning for him. Added to this, the pragmatic spirit with which the Pig must operate and direct his forces in order to give himself the means to achieve the results he expects is fundamental.
Concerning the 2023 love horoscope of the Pig, the Year of the Rabbit encourages the establishment of a healthy and comfortable base before any sentimental adventure. Any vague, uncertain or even resurrected connection from the past should be avoided as much as possible, because the Year of the Rabbit calls the Pig, so often reckless in love, to persistent caution. On the other hand, a second chance can be considered for sentimental stories that occurred during the year 2023 but which could not initially germinate due to a flagrant lack of support (from family or friends) or a technical problem (geographical distance, cultural proximity, etc.). At the same time, the Chinese New Year offers great opportunities for the single Pig in terms of quality relationship opportunities, while the Pig already in a relationship can hope to consolidate territories already acquired.
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Talismans and lucky charms 2023 of the Pig
|Rating of the year||★★★★★★★★★☆|
|Resolution of the year||Dealing with euphoria|
|Luckiest months||March 2023 (Month of the Rabbit), July 2023 (Month of the Goat), November 2023 (Month of the Pig), December 2023 (Month of the Rat)|
|Least lucky period||May 2023 (Month of the Snake)|
|Color 2023||Persian Blue, Lunar White|
|Protective Stone 2023||Azurite|
|Correction element 2023||Water|
|Chakra 2023||Third Eye Chakra|
|Tarot card 2023||The Star|
|Rune 2023||Fehu (prosperity)|
|Foods 2023||Cucumber, Coconut|
|Flowers and Oils 2023||Avocado Oil, Dandelion, Lemon|
Pig Monthly Horoscope 2023
Pig January 2023Gregorian dates of the 12th lunar month (Month of the Water Ox): from December 23, 2022 to January 21, 2023
According to the January 2023 horoscope, the Pig takes advantage of the Month of the Ox to solve his problems at work. A decision linked to an old professional friendship helps him to pass a perilous course. On a financial level, the Pig should not rush into all the opportunities that seem promising at first sight. In love, the temptation to take a risk is not worth the candle. Family to watch.
Pig February 2023Gregorian dates of the 1st lunar month (Month of the Wood Tiger): from January 22 to February 19, 2023
The February 2023 horoscope announces to the Pig the return of beneficial periods. His problems with the administration are almost settled. At work, his talents are valued by a promotion or privileges. This follows in particular the effective conclusion of an important mission. However, be careful not to give too much information about your private life on social networks. The jealous always lurk nearby. For the Pig in a relationship, the redefinition of certain common values leads to a reinforcement or, on the contrary, a temporary estrangement. The celibate Pig has something to enjoy for a while. Limit the risks.
Pig March 2023Gregorian dates of the 2nd lunar month (Double Month of the Wood Rabbit): from February 20 to April 19, 2023
According to the horoscope for March 2023, the Pig would be wrong not to take advantage of the wonderful energy door that opens to him. At work, his active and creative participation in the cultural worldliness of his city can breathe new life into projects that have stagnated until now. An effort to consolidate what has been learned or even a professional reunion will contribute to the current dynamic, with the prospect of new perspectives. This is not the time to focus on past failures or hang out with manichean personalities. Apart from that, a favorable financial rebalancing is taking place. For singles, small pleasures here and there come to brighten up everyday life. Mirrors only partially reflect reality.
Pig April 2023Gregorian dates of the 3rd lunar month (Month of the Fire Dragon): from April 20 to May 18, 2023
According to the horoscope for April 2023, the Pig can expect recognition and support in all aspects of his life. Thus, a better atmosphere at work results from the dismissal of a malicious colleague or a promotion in another department. Something harmful is moving away and that's good! Beware of the blindness resulting from an excess of zeal, especially in the financial field. The Pig will eventually win through perseverance and intellectual flexibility. In love, communication is more fluid. Everything is fine.
Pig May 2023Gregorian dates of the 4th lunar month (Month of the Serpent of Fire): from May 19 to June 17, 2023
According to the May 2023 horoscope, the Pig is having a relatively mixed month. He risks suffering some temporary setbacks at work, because his detractors are getting organized. But business is still going strong. Short breaks (siesta) during periods of calm can be regenerating. Financially, worries dissipate. In love, it's never worth insisting on a story that doesn't work. Better to rely on your own strength without ever getting carried away by resentment. The storm will eventually give way to a beautiful radiant sky.
Pig June 2023Gregorian dates of the 5th lunar month (Month of the Earth Horse): from June 18 to July 17, 2023
According to the horoscope for June 2023, the Pig is going through a somewhat thankless month, he who longed for more tranquility. No need to let someone repeat advice if you want to stay deaf regardless. To keep his serenity intact, the Pig must drop the masks of those around him. His ability to impose his will makes more than one shiver. Financially, this is not the ideal time to invest. The Pig has every interest in staying away from disputes that do not concern him. In love, a weakness can become an asset. No need to wait! Put a stop to any attempt at abuse.
Pig July 2023Gregorian dates of the 6th lunar month (Month of the Earth Goat): from July 18 to August 15, 2023
According to the horoscope for July 2023, the Pig is going through a short period of transition during which good prospects are announced. If he is with his family during the holidays, he should not hesitate to allow himself moments of relaxation entirely dedicated to his well-being. Regarding his money, the feeling hovers that all the efforts made in recent months are about to pay off. In love, the Pig is very successful. It may be time to get down to business.
Pig August 2023Gregorian dates of the 7th lunar month (Month of the Metal Monkey): August 16 to September 14, 2023
According to the horoscope for August 2023, the Pig sees his comfort of life increase thanks to a stable and balanced month. At work, the strategies that some of his collaborators put in place benefit him, provided that he deigns to share bits of his power. Otherwise, a conflict is in sight. In any case, the Pig can get help in case of problems. His experience will protect the Pig's interests from unscrupulous people. Financially; the Pig must not give in to pressure, especially if it is of emotional origin. In love, nothing moves for the moment. Tranquility assured in all circumstances. No room for gloom.
Pig September 2023Gregorian dates of the 8th lunar month (Month of the Metal Rooster): September 15 to October 14, 2023
According to the September 2023 horoscope, the Pig finds that the Month of the Rooster is not a long calm river. At work, it is better not to expect anything from anyone, at the risk of being disappointed. Everyone has their own job and the cows will be well looked after. As far as finances are concerned, the Pig must take the time to think before signing any contract. In love, a joyful reunion is looming. Moderate your expenses when traveling, or share the costs.
Pig October 2023Gregorian dates of the 9th lunar month (Month of the Water Dog): from October 15 to November 12, 2023
According to the horoscope for October 2023, the Pig flourishes thanks to a beautiful, serene month, provided that he does not allow himself to be possessed by passion. In the professional field, trust is earned through time and action. Beneficial associations can take place. However, the real roles will be defined later. In love, it is essential to confide only in close friends. Ban any form of infidelity, even if the action itself may seem justified. Avoid harsh words. One needs to assert one's positions more flexibly.
Pig November 2023Gregorian dates of the 10th lunar month (Month of the Water Pig): from November 13 to December 12, 2023
According to the horoscope for November 2023, the Pig must control his cravings. Consumed for no reason, delicacies are harmful. Whatever the field, the Pig would do well to learn to enjoy life and its many pleasures with more moderation. His credulity being his main weakness, the Pig must at all costs beware of vultures disguised as lambs. In love as in his work, as long as he remains alert and cautious, the Pig can expect to spend a delightful period as the holiday season approaches.
Pig December 2023Gregorian dates of the 11th lunar month (Month of the Wood Rat): from December 13, 2023 to January 10, 2024
According to the horoscope for December 2023, the Pig should not expect a period of complete rest. He will have to be mobile to maintain the course of professional life he has set for himself. Travel must be organized with pragmatism to avoid being absent from his company when important decisions are made. For finances, some problems from the past may resurface, despite the precautions taken. Things should settle down very soon. The important thing is to maintain the rhythm without changing anything in depth in daily life. In love, the single Pig has the possibility of forming interesting relationships. He finally feels understood.
Pig January 2024Gregorian dates of the 12th lunar month (Month of the Wood Ox): from January 11 to February 9, 2024
According to the January 2024 horoscope, the Pig is having a much better month than the previous one, marked by better stability. At work, some might be tempted to question his hard-won position. It's time to review priorities and maybe even sort out friendships, especially if those friendships have developed in the professional environment. Now is not the time to invest in fancy projects. In love, some good news should brighten up the life of the single Pig, disappointed with the behavior of his previous relationships. Great moments of happiness are within his reach. Just reach out to the right person.
Chinese Horoscope for Fire, Earth, Metal and Water Pigs
Below, in accordance with the Chinese horoscope, you will find a detailed description of the personality and specificities of the 5 existing types of Pig, which associate the terrestrial branch of the Pig with the 5 Yin celestial trunks of WuXing and Feng Shui (Yin Wood, Yin Fire, Yin Earth, Yin Metal, Yin Water). Indeed, the Pig being a Chinese astrological sign with Yin polarity, the elements of Nature to which he can be connected are always in their Yin form. Likewise, for each Pig associated with his celestial trunk (Wood Pig, Fire Pig, Earth Pig, Metal Pig, Water Pig), discover the pillar of destiny he is associated with and its meaning, in relation to its imaged destiny.
🌳 Wood Pig
Characteristics: You’re a Wood Pig-Boar if you’re born in 1935 or 1995. In 2023, you’re 88 or 28 years old. Your lucky number is 12.
Personality: The native of the Year of the Wood Pig stands out for his remarkable openness and sociability. Appreciated by his circle of friends, he's generous and optimistic, sometimes even a little naive. The Wood Pig knows how to forgive his enemies, which can sometimes lead malicious people to try to abuse his kindness. The gluttony of the Wood Pig is equaled only by his magnanimous nature.
Wood Pig's Pillar of Destiny
Imaged destiny: "Fire at the top of the mountain" (Yin)
Meaning of the Wood Pig's birth pillar: Courage and clairvoyance, lucidity and instinctive mistrust, great creativity and predisposition to artistic and intellectual trades, taste for life, ability to appreciate pleasures as to overcome sorrows.
🔥 Fire Pig
Characteristics: You’re a Fire Pig-Boar if you’re born in 1947 or in 2007. In 2023, you’re 76 or 16 years old. Your lucky number is 24.
Personality: The person born in the Year of the Fire Pig is curious, determined and playful. He is an epicurean, whose intense and constant search for pleasure can sometimes lead him to lose his footing with reality. If the Fire Pig has a tendency to accumulate objects and riches around him to reassure himself, he's none the less generous and attached to the well-being of those he loves.
Fire Pig's Pillar of Destiny
Imaged destiny: "Earth on the roof" (Yin)
Meaning of the Fire Pig's birth pillar: Lucidity and clairvoyance, worried and agitated nature, importance of the moments spent at home, practical and intellectual efforts necessary to reach existential balance.
🗿 Earth Pig
Characteristics: You’re an Earth Pig-Boar if you’re born in 1959. In 2023, you’re 64 years old. Your lucky number is 36.
Personality: More reasonable and more robust than his fellows, the native of the Year of the Earth Pig manages to achieve his projects thanks to his strategic vision and his skill in business. Joyful and responsible, greatly attached to his family, the Earth Pig doesn't count his time or energy when it comes to feeding and protecting his loved ones.
Earth Pig's Pillar of Destiny
Imaged destiny: "The wood of the plains" (Yin)
Meaning of the Earth Pig's birth pillar: Creative temper, ability to invent and develop new projects, talents for communication, risk of weariness and frustration from wanting to do everything at once.
🛠 Metal Pig
Characteristics: You’re a Metal Pig-Boar if you’re born in 1971 or 2031 (on Chinese New Year 2031, the next generation of Metal Pigs will be born). In 2023, you’re 52 years old. Your lucky number is 49.
Personality: The person born in the Year of the Metal Pig is the most expansive of his fellows. Open to the world, his direct speech, devoid of any artifice, can sometimes attract to him unexpected enemies. Gifted with a lively and voluntary character, a true workaholic, the Metal Pig must temper his emotions. Indeed, the excesses of anger manifested by the Metal Pig are flaws that he must learn to control, especially if he wishes to avoid people using his own defects against him.
Metal Pig's Pillar of Destiny
Imaged destiny: "Gold ornaments and hairpins" (Yin)
Meaning of the Metal Pig's birth pillar: Irresistible charisma and elegance, flexibility of mind and lucidity, ability to understand the world in its aesthetic dimension and to give a market value to artistic objects, risk of superficiality and emotional imbalance.
💧 Water Pig
Characteristics: You’re a Water Pig-Boar if you’re born in 1923 or 1983. In 2023, you’re 100 or 40 years old. Your lucky number is 60.
Personality: The native of the Year of the Water Pig is the most diplomatic, the most skillful, but also the most narcissistic of the Pigs. No expense is too expensive in his eyes, as long as he decides that it's necessary to improve his dressing-room, to renew her interior decoration or to nourish his delicate palate. Extremely sensual, sometimes credulous (like all Pigs), the Water Pig is the most typical representative of the 12th sign of the Chinese zodiac. The Water Pig particularly appreciates luxury and worldliness. His hedonism and ferocious appetite for all the pleasures of life can, if not tempered, lead him on hazardous roads.
Water Pig's Pillar of Destiny
Imaged destiny: "The water of the great ocean" (Yin)
Meaning of the Water Pig's birth pillar: Sure taste and incomparable sense of aesthetics, multiple talents except for the military trades, sometimes airy and virtuoso or on the contrary placid and inconsistent, risk of brazen opportunism and tenacious grudges in the event of imbalance with the other pillars.