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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
7,906 2,354
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

2
8,160 2,514
Kakashi Hatake is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

3
7,957 2,466
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

4
6,199 1,891
Minato Namikaze is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

5
5,373 2,355
Gaara is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
89

6
5,591 1,870
Jiraiya is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
47

7
5,357 2,003
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

8
4,027 2,222
Neji Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

9
5,588 2,729
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

10
5,242 2,415
Hinata Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

11
3,670 1,640
Pain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

12
3,657 1,546
Might Guy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

13
3,854 1,639
Rock Lee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

14
3,517 1,671
Tsunade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
54

15
3,202 1,368
Madara Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

16
3,679 1,294
Nine-tailed demon fox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

17
2,450 1,518
Asuma Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

18
2,428 1,766
Orochimaru is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

19
2,216 1,403
Killer Bee is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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20
2,809 1,021
Kushina Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

21
2,490 1,453
Temari is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

22
2,355 831
Obito Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

23
2,475 655
Senju Hashirama is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Senju Hashirama

24
1,989 1,638
Sai is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
42

25
1,645 735
Nagato is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
38

26
2,122 1,042
Iruka Umino is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

27
2,122 1,165
Yamato is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
37

28
1,914 1,640
Kiba Inuzuka is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

29
1,848 1,488
Shino Aburame is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

30
1,698 916
Konan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
49

31
1,547 1,074
Kisame Hoshigaki is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

32
2,089 1,350
Akamaru is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

33
1,878 609
Tobirama Senju is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

34
1,717 985
Deidera is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Deidera

35
1,393 577
Zabuza Momochi is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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36
1,713 1,419
Ino Yamanaka is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

37
1,415 860
Sasori is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

38
2,636 3,445
Sakura Haruno is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

39
1,422 402
Shisui Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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40
1,452 1,068
Konohamaru Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

41
1,717 684
Tsunade Senju is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

42
1,177 1,046
Choji Akimichi is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

43
1,220 1,071
Kankuro is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

44
1,402 937
Kurenai Yuhi is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

45
1,401 1,214
Tenten is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
35

46
1,024 832
Hidan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
41

47
1,112 757
Hiruzen Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

48
1,352 695
Tobi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

49
1,369 677
Hokage is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

50
915 343
Gamabunta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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