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List Rules Characters from Naruto, Naruto Shippuden, or any of the Naruto movies.

Naruto characters – The best characters in the universe of the Naruto series are listed below, ranked in order of best to worst. This list includes the best major Naruto characters of each series, including the original series and the sequel Naruto: Shippuden. Characters from the Naruto anime and manga series are considered to be some of the most iconic Japanese anime characters of all time. People who love Japanese anime movies should be familiar with Naruto.

Enjoy this list of all the note-worthy Naruto characters names, vote for your favorites, and feel free to add any major characters that are missing. You can also re-rank the Naruto cast in any way you like!

Not surprisingly, some of the most popular and beloved Naruto characters are classic protagonists. These characters, created by brilliant Japanese manga artist Masashi Kishimoto, are constantly battling others in a good verses evil setup. Many of the protagonists listed here band together, as part of the Team 7 group of ninjas, to try and thwart the dastardly antagonists, like Orochimaru and other Naruto villains.

All of the Naruto characters listed here are involved, in some way, in some of the greatest Naruto moments ever. Which one is your favorite? Time to vote! These might not be all Naruto characters but this Naruto character list has the Naruto main characters on it and all of the ones that fans everywhere consider the best! But, what do you think? Cast your vote now! Take a look at this list of Naruto characters and make an informed decision. 

If you enjoy these characters be sure to check out the best Might Guy quotes or the best Rock Lee quotes.

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1
8,494 2,645
Kakashi Hatake is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

2
8,248 2,465
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

3
8,302 2,543
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

4
6,496 1,962
Minato Namikaze is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

5
5,541 2,468
Gaara is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
89

6
5,807 1,941
Jiraiya is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
47

7
5,574 2,062
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

8
5,773 2,857
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

9
5,507 2,488
Hinata Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

10
4,163 2,335
Neji Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

11
3,831 1,708
Pain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

12
3,800 1,610
Might Guy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

13
3,994 1,699
Rock Lee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

14
3,651 1,718
Tsunade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
54

15
3,332 1,431
Madara Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

16
3,810 1,366
Nine-tailed demon fox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

17
2,612 1,522
Temari is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

18
2,530 1,613
Asuma Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

19
2,001 656
Tobirama Senju is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

20
2,518 1,863
Orochimaru is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

21
2,938 1,075
Kushina Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

22
2,305 1,484
Killer Bee is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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23
2,608 702
Senju Hashirama is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Senju Hashirama

24
2,468 892
Obito Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

25
2,054 1,719
Sai is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
42

26
1,737 785
Nagato is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
38

27
2,199 1,217
Yamato is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
37

28
2,203 1,101
Iruka Umino is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

29
1,976 1,714
Kiba Inuzuka is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

30
1,908 1,555
Shino Aburame is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

31
1,768 975
Konan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
49

32
1,603 1,139
Kisame Hoshigaki is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

33
2,160 1,414
Akamaru is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

34
1,795 1,047
Deidera is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Deidera

35
1,475 625
Zabuza Momochi is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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36
1,765 1,493
Ino Yamanaka is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

37
1,478 917
Sasori is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

38
2,706 3,629
Sakura Haruno is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

39
1,516 443
Shisui Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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40
1,504 1,127
Konohamaru Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

41
1,782 732
Tsunade Senju is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

42
1,454 991
Kurenai Yuhi is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

43
1,216 1,107
Choji Akimichi is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

44
1,262 1,130
Kankuro is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

45
1,079 883
Hidan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
41

46
1,445 1,278
Tenten is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
35

47
1,156 809
Hiruzen Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

48
1,401 740
Tobi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

49
1,423 721
Hokage is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

50
958 386
Gamabunta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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