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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
8,686 2,724
Kakashi Hatake is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

2
8,460 2,538
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

3
8,514 2,590
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

4
6,673 2,009
Minato Namikaze is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

5
5,648 2,558
Gaara is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
89

6
5,972 1,980
Jiraiya is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
47

7
5,722 2,115
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

8
5,684 2,546
Hinata Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

9
5,901 2,951
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

10
4,263 2,415
Neji Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

11
3,949 1,767
Pain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

12
3,904 1,658
Might Guy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

13
4,091 1,752
Rock Lee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

14
3,745 1,761
Tsunade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
54

15
3,432 1,479
Madara Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

16
3,904 1,422
Nine-tailed demon fox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

17
2,684 1,581
Temari is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

18
2,577 1,684
Asuma Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

19
2,081 698
Tobirama Senju is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

20
3,028 1,112
Kushina Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

21
2,585 1,930
Orochimaru is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

22
2,364 1,546
Killer Bee is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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23
2,689 737
Senju Hashirama is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Senju Hashirama

24
2,537 927
Obito Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

25
1,796 815
Nagato is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
38

26
2,096 1,766
Sai is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
42

27
2,257 1,135
Iruka Umino is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

28
2,243 1,258
Yamato is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
37

29
2,012 1,759
Kiba Inuzuka is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

30
1,938 1,605
Shino Aburame is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

31
1,808 1,016
Konan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
49

32
1,646 1,180
Kisame Hoshigaki is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

33
2,209 1,453
Akamaru is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

34
1,838 1,091
Deidera is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Deidera

35
1,527 657
Zabuza Momochi is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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36
1,794 1,544
Ino Yamanaka is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

37
1,523 955
Sasori is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

38
1,578 472
Shisui Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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39
2,754 3,733
Sakura Haruno is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

40
1,549 1,166
Konohamaru Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

41
1,826 763
Tsunade Senju is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

42
1,291 1,167
Kankuro is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

43
1,480 1,028
Kurenai Yuhi is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

44
1,244 1,147
Choji Akimichi is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

45
1,112 917
Hidan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
41

46
1,473 1,320
Tenten is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
35

47
1,185 843
Hiruzen Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

48
1,431 768
Tobi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

49
1,453 746
Hokage is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

50
987 416
Gamabunta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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