Quick Answer: What Type Of Rat Is 2008??

2008 is the year of the Rat according to Chinese zodiac.

And in Chinese Five Elements, it belongs to year of the Earth.

So the Rat people born in 2008 is the Earth Rat.

As Chinese zodiac follows lunar calendar, this Earth Rat year is from February 6, 2008 to January 25, 2009.

What was the Chinese year of 2008?

Rat is the first in the 12-year cycle of Chinese zodiac. The Years of the Rat include 1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008, 2020, 2032

What animal represents 2008 in the Chinese calendar?

Chinese New Year Calendar

Year Chinese New Year Date Animal Sign
2006 2006-01-29 Dog (2006-01-29—2007-02-17)
2007 2007-02-18 Pig (2007-02-18—2008-02-06)
2008 2008-02-07 Rat (2008-02-07—2009-01-25)
2009 2009-01-26 Ox (2009-01-26—2010-02-13)

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Is the Year of the Rat Lucky for 2019?

Overall Luck:

People born in the year of Chinese zodiac Rat have a just so-so fortune in 2019. People born in the year of Chinese zodiac Rat have a not bad luck in 2020. They have pretty good luck in making money. The 2020 Rat fortune in love relationship is also good.

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