01/06/2017 08:42 EST

Chinese New Year Horoscope: What It Means To Have A Baby Born In The Year Of The Rooster

Chinese New Year falls on January 28 this year.

Chinese New Year comes early this year! On January 28, 2017, the world will usher in the Year of the Fire Rooster.

This date was determined by the Chinese lunar calendar, which associates each year with a zodiac animal on a 12-year cycle. Each cycle is also assigned one of five elements: fire, earth, metal, wood or water.

Each zodiac animal and element is associated with very specific character traits, which are believed to be prominent in people born that year.

So what does this mean for babies born in 2017’s Year of the Fire Rooster? Flip through the slideshow below to find out, or watch the video above!

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