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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
8,432 2,619
Kakashi Hatake is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

2
8,175 2,442
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

3
8,235 2,524
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

4
6,439 1,941
Minato Namikaze is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

5
5,509 2,444
Gaara is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
89

6
5,767 1,925
Jiraiya is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
47

7
5,534 2,051
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

8
5,742 2,830
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

9
4,142 2,309
Neji Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

10
5,460 2,473
Hinata Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

11
3,805 1,697
Pain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

12
3,776 1,597
Might Guy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

13
3,969 1,686
Rock Lee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

14
3,631 1,710
Tsunade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
54

15
3,310 1,420
Madara Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

16
3,790 1,350
Nine-tailed demon fox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

17
2,591 1,506
Temari is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

18
2,519 1,589
Asuma Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

19
1,973 649
Tobirama Senju is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

20
2,501 1,846
Orochimaru is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

21
2,908 1,063
Kushina Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

22
2,286 1,468
Killer Bee is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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23
2,580 694
Senju Hashirama is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Senju Hashirama

24
2,444 883
Obito Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

25
1,719 771
Nagato is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
38

26
2,044 1,702
Sai is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
42

27
2,187 1,204
Yamato is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
37

28
2,189 1,088
Iruka Umino is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

29
1,966 1,695
Kiba Inuzuka is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

30
1,899 1,538
Shino Aburame is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

31
1,752 961
Konan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
49

32
1,589 1,124
Kisame Hoshigaki is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

33
2,146 1,397
Akamaru is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

34
1,780 1,033
Deidera is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Deidera

35
1,460 613
Zabuza Momochi is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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36
1,758 1,472
Ino Yamanaka is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

37
1,466 902
Sasori is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

38
2,700 3,590
Sakura Haruno is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

39
1,493 433
Shisui Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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40
1,494 1,113
Konohamaru Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

41
1,767 721
Tsunade Senju is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

42
1,446 975
Kurenai Yuhi is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

43
1,209 1,090
Choji Akimichi is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

44
1,253 1,115
Kankuro is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

45
1,068 867
Hidan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
41

46
1,438 1,261
Tenten is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
35

47
1,145 797
Hiruzen Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

48
1,388 731
Tobi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

49
1,408 711
Hokage is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

50
947 377
Gamabunta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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