The Pig, a fun and enlightened personality usually blessed with patience and understanding. People born under the sign of the Pig enjoy life and all it has to offer, especially family and friends.
Honest and thoughtful they expect the same of other people. Pigs can often be perceived as oblivious and gullible because they care so much about others. They are known for doing just about anything for a friend in need.
Last in the Chinese astrological cycle, Pig Years follow the Dog Years and recur every twelfth year. Though the starting day of the year may vary the majority of people born in the years 1911, 1923.1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995 and 2007 are Pigs.
The motto for the Pig probably would be better to give than Receive. Pigs are usually more comfortable giving of their own time or attention than they are to ask others for it. They would rather carry a burden themselves than seek help from others.
Pigs do anything they can to maintain a sense of peace with family or friends. This tendency often results in the Pig being taken advantage of, but Pigs basically forgive and forget everything. Above all they are compassionate souls who simply want to keep the peace.
The Chinese name for pig is ZHU, the sign of honesty. November is the month of the pig and the Western astrological counterpart is Scorpio.
The Pig is hardworking, giving, helpful, materialistic, but often gullible, oblivious and occasionally obstinate
The simple Chinese character for Pig.