It’s 2021

Year of the Ox

2021 is the Year of the Ox based on the Chinese traditional zodiac circle. People born in the other years of the Ox are coming to their natal year - BenMing Nian. Things may not go well as expected, but you should keep faith with good luck in this year of the Ox.

Birth Year

People born in the year of 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009, and 2021 are Oxen.

About Ox

Called Niu (牛/niú) in Chinese
Earthly Branch: Chou (丑/chǒu)
Yin Yang: Yang


Ox plays an important role in agriculture in the old times. Being hardworking and honest, they’re reliable friends and partners.


Most compatible with Ox: Rat, Snake and Rooster
Least compatible with Ox: Horse, Goat, and Dog

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