Ever wonder why your blood type seems so important in East Asian culture, especially the Japanese? Well! It’s just like our horoscope obsession in the US! Our blood type supposedly reveals certain traits to our personality! So instead of me chatting on about how this came about, please visit this wiki link.
Most of you probably don’t know your blood type. Isn’t it kind of weird that we don’t? It seems like it would be something we SHOULD know for medical/emergency reasons and what not…o well.
My blood type is O.
Best Traits: Gentle, creative, sensitive
Worst Trait: Earnest, fastidious
While outwardly calm, they have such high standards (perfectionists) that they tend to be balls of nerves on the inside. Type A’s are the most artistic of the blood groups. They can be shy, are conscientious, trustworthy, and sensitive. May be Introverted or ill at ease with others. May be Pessimistic. Value relationships and are loyal. Hesitant to change. Nature lovers and dislike crowds – need a private place or secret hideaway. Can be indecisive. Good at team work and obey rules.
Best Traits: Wild, a doer, cheerful
Worst Traits: Selfish, irresponsible
Goal oriented and strong minded, type B’s will start a task and continue it until completed, and completed well. Type B’s are individualist of the blood group categories and find their own way in life. Energetic and have the drive to reach towards goals. Not the best team players and are individualistic. Do things at one’s own pace. Strong personality adventurous. Likes to get one’s own way.
Best Trait: Cool, controlled, rational
Worst Trait: Critical, indecisive
Type AB’s are the split personalities of the blood groups. They can be both outgoing and shy, confident and timid. While responsible, too much responsibility will cause a problem. They are trustworthy and like to help others. Shy with some and bold with some. Introvert and Extrovert. Unpredictable and may seem to have calm exterior. Strong creative strain. Good at spotting problems and skirting them. Like city environment. Get bored easily. Everything they do is compelling. Never take things for granted. Appear mysterious. Contribute harmoniously to society.
Best Trait: Agreeable, sociable, an optimist
Worst Trait: Vain, careless.
Outgoing, and very social. They are initiators, although they don’t always finish what they start. Creative and popular, they love to be the center of attention and appear very self confident. May be good at adapting to circumstances. Words come easily to them. Not self conscious and will frankly reveal inner feelings. Ambitious, but may have issues with detail.
Fun Facts about blood types:
(info below from Wikipedia, click here for details)
- O negative blood are often called universal donors,
- AB positive blood are called universal recipients.