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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
9,288 2,926
Kakashi Hatake is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

2
9,099 2,692
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

3
9,115 2,738
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

4
7,160 2,128
Minato Namikaze is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

5
6,000 2,726
Gaara is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
89

6
6,406 2,069
Jiraiya is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
47

7
6,118 2,223
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

8
6,114 2,710
Hinata Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

9
6,267 3,136
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

10
4,527 2,589
Neji Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

11
4,224 1,901
Pain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

12
4,163 1,775
Might Guy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

13
4,357 1,868
Rock Lee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

14
4,017 1,838
Tsunade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
54

15
3,679 1,610
Madara Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

16
4,159 1,566
Nine-tailed demon fox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

17
2,886 1,737
Temari is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

18
3,290 1,214
Kushina Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

19
2,755 1,850
Asuma Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

20
2,765 2,098
Orochimaru is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

21
2,284 826
Tobirama Senju is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

22
2,511 1,675
Killer Bee is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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23
2,914 822
Senju Hashirama is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Senju Hashirama

24
2,732 1,007
Obito Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

25
1,945 896
Nagato is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
38

26
2,212 1,883
Sai is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
42

27
2,387 1,222
Iruka Umino is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

28
2,136 1,859
Kiba Inuzuka is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

29
2,350 1,359
Yamato is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
37

30
2,047 1,701
Shino Aburame is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

31
1,918 1,107
Konan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
49

32
1,751 1,263
Kisame Hoshigaki is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

33
2,343 1,541
Akamaru is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

34
1,947 1,194
Deidera is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Deidera

35
1,664 729
Zabuza Momochi is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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36
1,888 1,662
Ino Yamanaka is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

37
1,635 1,034
Sasori is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

38
1,720 532
Shisui Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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39
2,911 4,008
Sakura Haruno is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

40
1,652 1,246
Konohamaru Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

41
1,960 822
Tsunade Senju is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

42
1,330 1,222
Choji Akimichi is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

43
1,375 1,245
Kankuro is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

44
1,556 1,111
Kurenai Yuhi is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

45
1,186 995
Hidan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
41

46
1,545 1,414
Tenten is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
35

47
1,247 911
Hiruzen Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

48
1,505 834
Tobi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

49
1,519 808
Hokage is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

50
850 469
Kimimaro is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Son Goku added 24