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The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show

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Updated May 12, 2020 4.8k votes 858 voters 21.8k views 16 items

List Rules All minor and major characters from Vikings. Vote for your personal favorite characters from the show, regardless of how beloved they are by others.

Of all the Vikings characters, who is your favorite? From Rollo to Earl Haraldson, let's find out who the best Vikings characters are, across all the seasons, with the help of your votes. This ranked list contains all Vikings main characters, as well as all your favorite side characters that make Vikings the great historical drama that it is.

Obviously a lot of the popular characters in Vikings are going to be considered the best - how can you not love the protagonist Ragnar? His wife Lagertha is also a popular character, as she is a powerful warrior and the Queen of Kattegat. Other great Vikings characters are Torstein, Arne, and The Seer, the deformed Oracle of Kattegat.

This list is a good way to learn all the Vikings character names, especially if you're a beginner to the series. To make it easier for you, there are pictures of every Vikings character on the list, so you can easily recognize each one. This is also a list of all Vikings voice actors and actresses, as the people who voice the characters are included when available. For more great casts of characters, be sure to also check out our list of other shows like Vikings.

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Ragnar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
Travis Fimmel

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Floki is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
Gustaf Skarsgård

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Lagertha Lothbrok is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
Katheryn Winnick

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Bjorn Lothbrok is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
Bjorn Lothbrok Nathan O'Toole

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Athelstan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
George Blagden

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Rollo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
Clive Standen

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King Ecbert is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
King Ecbert Linus Roache

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Torstein is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
Torstein Jefferson Hall

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The Seer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
The Seer John Kavanagh

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Siggy Haraldson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
Jessalyn Gilsig

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Jarl Borg is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
Jarl Borg Thorbjørn Harr

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Gyda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
Gyda Ruby O'Leary

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Arne is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
Arne Tadhg Murphy

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Aslaug is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
Alyssa Sutherland

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Earl Haraldson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
Earl Haraldson Gabriel Byrne

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King Horik is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Vikings Characters on History Channel's Greatest Show
Donal Logue

Series: Vikings