THE Earth Horse is a Chinese zodiac sign given to those born in 1918 and 1978.
The Horse is also given to those born in 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014, and 2026.
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The Earth Horse applies to those born in 1918 and 1978Credit: The Sun
What year is the Earth Horse?
Chinese zodiac signs identify birth years with certain animals including the Rat, the Ox, the Tiger, the Rabbit, the Dragon, the Snake, the Horse, the Goat, the Monkey, the Rooster, the Dog and the Pig.
The Horse is the seventh animal of the Chinese zodiac.
The five elements of the Chinese zodiac are: Water, Metal, Wood, Earth, and FireCredit: The Sun
Other years of the Horse
The Horse is conservative, overprotective, and isn’t a big risk taker.
Horses love large crowds and find themselves constantly entertaining those around them.
At times, they can be dismissive of others feelings and problems but they care deeply and may have trouble showing it.
Some notable Earth Horses are: Rachel McAdams and Kobe Bryant.
Rachel McAdams is an Earth Horse in the Chinese zodiacCredit: Getty Images – Getty
Kobe Bryant was an Earth Horse as well Credit: AP:Associated Press
Characteristics and personalities of the Earth Horse
You can’t help but love these characters. They have an easy way about them – but they maintain a strong presence at the same time.
They’re an independent soul but won’t always know what they want to do. The Earth Horse is indecisive They will eventually get their act together but it often takes a while.
There are 12 animals in the Chinese zodiac and 12 signs in the Western zodiac
Fortunately for this laid-back character, they have a raft of charm to fall back on – it invariably wins the day.
Socially, you’ll want to spend time with this soul, they have a kind, understated warmth and charm that engages every time.
Types of Horses
Metal Horse: Kind, straightforward, calm, rational, always ready to help others, and popular among friends.
Earth Horse: Optimistic, kindhearted, righteous, but irritable; with a strong sense of responsibility, and always ready to help others.
The Horse is not compatible with the Rat in the Chinese zodiac
Wood Horse: Irritable and sentimental, with an abundant imagination and insightful analyses of issues.
Fire Horse: Smart, charismatic, lively, overflowing with enthusiasm, but can be stubborn.
Water Horse: Sentimental, irritable, reliable, amicable, always ready to help others, and very charming for friends of the opposite sex.