Capricorn Zodiac Sign

People born between December 22 and January 20 fall under the Capricorn zodiac sign.

Traits of Capricorn

Capricorn Positive traits

Capricornians exhibit the properties of being prudent and practical, disciplined and pretty ambitious. These people are also careful, humorous and patient as well as reserved.

Capricorn Negative Traits

On the contrary, Capricorn individuals are miserly, can be pessimistic at times, grudging about petty things, and fatalistic.

Stability and seriousness are the most distinctive traits that separate Capricorn people from other zodiac signs. These people are mostly independent and have many rock-like qualities. They ooze with confidence, remain generally calm and are strong-willed. Perseverance is the main reason behind their success. These individuals are also marked with characteristics such as being hardworking, shrewd and caution. In the professional world, they could easily establish themselves as reliable and responsible in any type of profession. They are pretty good finishers of any type of job that is being given to them.

On the professional front, Capricorn individuals can be good determined and resourceful managers of teams of various sizes, as they generally set high standards for themselves as well as their teams. Such types of persons are also characterized with toughness, methodicity, perseverance, and put their families and job before their own needs. Such people are an asset to any company/organization which they work for. They could be easily economical without being rude and always deliver great results with least efforts and resources. Capricornians are also gifted with great organization capabilities, which help them in succeeding in the vocational front.

Astrological Sign / Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Constellation Capricorn capricorn sign
Zodiac symbol The Goat
Known as The Ambassador
Ruling planet Saturn
Quality Cardinal
Element Earth
Greatest Compatibility Taurus, Virgo
Best for Marriage & Partnerships Cancer
Day Saturday
Color Dark Green & Dark Blue
Flowers Carnation Sun Sign: Capricorn
Metal Lead December 22 - January 20
Lucky Numbers 2, 8
Virtues Sense of duty, organization, perseverance, patience, ability to see the long term
Negative traits Pessimism, depression, undue materialism and conservatism


On the other side, Capricornians are also demanding in nature and are not the most admired ones, as peers in an organization. They are not able to keep things to themselves, particularly when they fail considerably in life. In such extreme conditions, Capricorn individuals go under depression, which could be recommended for medical advice if such emotions become frequent.

Mood swings could be one of the many reasons by which Capricornians are known by an adjective based on their zodiac sign - capricious. Surprisingly enough, these individuals could be witty and subtle with introvert individuals. Such individuals are also characterized with very subtle intellects. These people explore all the available opportunities before reaching any particular conclusion. Capricornians are the masters of good memories and have a disciplined approach towards earning knowledge.

Capricorn individuals are also very inclined towards math and music. This is the reason that many of them, in their career choice, end up as financiers, bankers, stock brokers, and economist. These people can be excellent bureaucrats and can execute long-term projects with utmost ease and perfection. Teachers, practical scientists, builders, engineers, or farmers can easily be one of their chosen vocations. Because of their flippancy and wittiness, they can also choose entertainment as their career option.

2015 Capricorn Health Horoscope

Skin, knees, and bones are the main body parts that are governed by Capricorn. Due to this reason, Capricornians are prone to strains and fractures of the knees as well as other defects of the legs. Skin diseases such as boils, scars, and rashes could also mar. These people also get influenced by digestive upsets. Some other disease, which these people are prone of, includes deafness, anemia, Bright’s disease, and catarrh etc.

Capricorn Ruling planet

Saturn is the ruling planet for Capricorn zodiac sign and these individuals generally like brown color mostly, as well as some other dark colors.

Capricorn Lucky color and starstone:

The lucky color associated with Aries is Red and the starstone is the precious diamond.

Capricorn Behaviour Compatibility:

‘Slow and steady wins the race’ is the mantra, followed by most of the Capricornians. Reliability, dependability, trustworthiness, and perseverance are the trademarks of these people. However, they are oversensitive and are shy in expressing their feelings. These people are full of energy and hardly exhibit lethargic attitude. On a good note, Capricornians are very faithful towards their spouses.

Capricorn Compatibility


Capricorn Relationship Compatibility:

Capricorn as a Friend

Arians are warm and kind friends. They want their company to be very fast and enthusiastic in nature. They expect complete devotion and love from their friend in return.

Capricorn as a Father

Being ambitious themselves, Capricornian fathers are also ambitious for their children also. Capricornian father will provide plenty of opportunities to their children while upbringing. Such individuals also have fun with their children and also encourage their children to discuss children’s problems with them.

Capricorn as Mother

As a mother, a Capricornian makes sure that her children have very satisfying life as well as career. Capricornian mothers are skilled enough to teach their children the pros and cons of life but are undemonstrative persons by nature. Thus, they should take care of their children properly, who might be sensitive.

Sun Sign Compatible Signs Incompatible Signs Opposite Sign
Aries Gemini, Leo, Sagittarius & Aquarius Cancer & Capricorn Libra
Taurus Cancer, Virgo, Capricorn & Pisces Leo & Aquarius Scorpio
Gemini Aries, Leo, Libra & Aquarius Virgo & Pisces Sagittarius
Cancer Taurus, Virgo, Scorpio & Pisces Aries & Libra Capricorn
Leo Aries, Gemini, Libra & Sagittarius Taurus & Scorpio Aquarius
Virgo Taurus, Cancer, Scorpio & Capricorn Gemini & Sagittarius Pisces
Libra Gemini, Leo, Sagittarius & Aquarius Cancer & Capricorn Aries
Scorpio Cancer, Virgo, Capricorn & Pisces Leo & Aquarius Taurus
Sagittarius Aries, Leo, Libra & Aquarius Virgo & Pisces Gemini
Capricorn Taurus, Virgo, Scorpio & Pisces Aries & Libra Cancer
Aquarius Aries, Gemini, Libra & Sagittarius Taurus & Scorpio Leo
Pisces Taurus, Cancer, Scorpio & Capricorn Gemini & Sagittarius Virgo