Anime Characters Who Are 5'1"

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Vote up your favorite anime characters who are 5'1".

Curious to know which anime characters stand at 5'1" tall? Here's a list of popular anime characters who are 5'1" (155-156 cm). Famous 5'1" anime characters include Yoruichi Shihouin (Bleach), Ochaco Uraraka (My Hero Academia), and Haruhi Fujioka (Ouran High School Host Club).

From short anime boys like Asta (Black Clover) to short anime girls like Touka Kirishima (Tokyo Ghoul), there are more 5'1" anime characters than you might expect! Are you surprised that these characters are five feet one inch tall? 

Vote up your favorite 5'1" anime characters, and downvote any you don't like as much.

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  • Asta
    Black Clover
    210 votes

    Loud magic knight Asta compensates for his lack of magical power through tenacious training and indomitable optimism represented by his messy silver hair. Though mocked for incompetence, Asta gains skill and camaraderie exceeding expectations. His underdog journey demonstrates hard work surpassing natural gifts.

  • Kanao Tsuyuri

    Kanao Tsuyuri

    Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba
    243 votes

    Orphaned Kanao's Emotionless condition makes her an effective Demon Slayer but leaves her detached. With straight black hair concealing downcast eyes, Kanao obediently follows shinobi training until Tanjiro's empathy awakens her suppressed feelings. This emotional growth grants strength protecting Tanjiro exceeding cold duty.

  • Ochaco Uraraka
    My Hero Academia
    174 votes

    Plucky hero-in-training Uraraka aspires to earn money as a pro to support her humble family. Her short brown hair and rosy cheeks convey earnest charm. But Uraraka discovers heroism’s deeper fulfillment in cultivating joy and safety allowing all to thrive beyond just material wealth.

  • Haruhi Fujioka

    Haruhi Fujioka

    Ouran High School Host Club
    131 votes

    Pragmatic Haruhi cares little for gender norms, represented by short practical hairstyle. Though appearing coldly stoical, Haruhi's sincerity moves the flashy Ouran Host Club members, teaching them to look beyond superficial appearances and find joy in meaningful connections.

  • Yoruichi Shihouin
    149 votes

    Purple hair complements dark skin granting incredible speed making former Squad Two Captain Yoruichi an unequaled warrior. Her playful personality masks concern for troubled protégé Soi Fon. Years in hiding strengthen Yoruichi’s spirit more than the comforts of nobility.

  • Touka Kirishima
    Tokyo Ghoul
    113 votes

     Fierce ghoul Touka initially distrusts humans but comes to manage cafe Anteiku where species cooperate peacefully. Her flowing hair conceals protective loyalty toward kind Kaneki exceeding cold exterior. Fighting bigotry forces Touka to reflect on hatred's cycle.