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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
9,254 2,917
Kakashi Hatake is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

2
9,061 2,687
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

3
9,086 2,730
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

4
7,130 2,122
Minato Namikaze is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

5
5,981 2,720
Gaara is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
89

6
6,381 2,067
Jiraiya is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
47

7
6,101 2,216
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

8
6,097 2,701
Hinata Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

9
6,244 3,131
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

10
4,509 2,583
Neji Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

11
4,208 1,895
Pain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

12
4,148 1,770
Might Guy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

13
4,340 1,863
Rock Lee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

14
4,000 1,833
Tsunade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
54

15
3,663 1,605
Madara Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

16
4,143 1,562
Nine-tailed demon fox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

17
2,877 1,727
Temari is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

18
3,277 1,207
Kushina Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

19
2,745 1,842
Asuma Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

20
2,753 2,089
Orochimaru is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

21
2,277 819
Tobirama Senju is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

22
2,506 1,668
Killer Bee is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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23
2,905 819
Senju Hashirama is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Senju Hashirama

24
2,719 1,005
Obito Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

25
1,932 895
Nagato is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
38

26
2,203 1,880
Sai is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
42

27
2,378 1,220
Iruka Umino is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

28
2,132 1,854
Kiba Inuzuka is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

29
2,346 1,353
Yamato is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
37

30
2,045 1,695
Shino Aburame is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

31
1,908 1,105
Konan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
49

32
1,747 1,259
Kisame Hoshigaki is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

33
2,337 1,535
Akamaru is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

34
1,941 1,189
Deidera is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Deidera

35
1,657 728
Zabuza Momochi is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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36
1,885 1,654
Ino Yamanaka is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

37
1,630 1,031
Sasori is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

38
1,711 531
Shisui Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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39
2,904 3,996
Sakura Haruno is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

40
1,644 1,243
Konohamaru Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

41
1,948 822
Tsunade Senju is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

42
1,329 1,217
Choji Akimichi is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

43
1,370 1,240
Kankuro is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

44
1,554 1,105
Kurenai Yuhi is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

45
1,178 993
Hidan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
41

46
1,539 1,411
Tenten is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
35

47
1,244 908
Hiruzen Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

48
1,496 833
Tobi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

49
1,513 807
Hokage is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

50
844 466
Kimimaro is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Son Goku added 24