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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
8,110 2,498
Kakashi Hatake is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

2
7,842 2,339
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

3
7,903 2,461
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

4
6,153 1,889
Minato Namikaze is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

5
5,350 2,345
Gaara is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
89

6
5,558 1,866
Jiraiya is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
47

7
5,330 1,998
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

8
5,562 2,711
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

9
4,006 2,212
Neji Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

10
5,191 2,404
Hinata Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

11
3,641 1,634
Pain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

12
3,634 1,539
Might Guy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

13
3,835 1,631
Rock Lee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

14
3,495 1,667
Tsunade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
54

15
3,184 1,356
Madara Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

16
3,652 1,290
Nine-tailed demon fox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

17
2,438 1,507
Asuma Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

18
2,411 1,755
Orochimaru is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

19
2,198 1,396
Killer Bee is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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20
2,787 1,016
Kushina Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

21
2,480 1,444
Temari is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

22
2,462 649
Senju Hashirama is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Senju Hashirama

23
2,338 827
Obito Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

24
1,979 1,632
Sai is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
42

25
1,631 731
Nagato is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
38

26
2,112 1,041
Iruka Umino is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

27
2,112 1,163
Yamato is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
37

28
1,904 1,638
Kiba Inuzuka is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

29
1,841 1,484
Shino Aburame is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

30
1,685 915
Konan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
49

31
1,540 1,071
Kisame Hoshigaki is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

32
2,078 1,348
Akamaru is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

33
1,868 609
Tobirama Senju is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

34
1,708 981
Deidera is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Deidera

35
1,387 574
Zabuza Momochi is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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36
1,704 1,415
Ino Yamanaka is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

37
1,406 857
Sasori is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

38
2,622 3,421
Sakura Haruno is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

39
1,410 400
Shisui Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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40
1,443 1,064
Konohamaru Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

41
1,706 683
Tsunade Senju is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

42
1,170 1,044
Choji Akimichi is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

43
1,396 933
Kurenai Yuhi is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

44
1,212 1,070
Kankuro is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

45
1,021 826
Hidan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
41

46
1,394 1,212
Tenten is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
35

47
1,108 753
Hiruzen Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

48
1,347 692
Tobi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

49
1,359 676
Hokage is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

50
908 340
Gamabunta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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