Naruto is popular around the world for its over-the-top action, crime-fighting anime characters, and candid humor. This Japanese animation series has gained a cult following for its particularly provocative female characters and for the innovative ways in which girls are depicted. These girls are bold, daring, brave, and ready to fight for what they believe in. With all the action and adventure, though it might be a bit hard to believe the truth, this series does not shy away from its roots.
In any case, there are so many amazing women in the Naruto universe that it’s hard to pick just 7. I have done my best to pick out the female characters with the most impact on the characters and events in Naruto. This list is a combination of just my own thoughts, as well as some suggestions from other people who have been kind enough to share their lists with me. So without further ado let’s get started.
7. Sakura Haruno
Sakura Haruno is a shinobi from Konohagakure and the daughter of Mebuki and Kizashi Haruno. She is also Naruto’s teammate, best friend, medic-nin, and student of Kakashi Hatake. She is one of the most well-known female characters in Naruto and has been an important member of Team 7 from the beginning and has grown to become confident in her abilities as both a medical-nin and kunoichi.
Though she starts off as a shallow and annoying girl, Sakura grows into a powerful ninja who proves her worth many times over. By overcoming her insecurities about herself as well as overcoming others, Sakura has become a capable kunoichi that has assisted with many major battles such as Kazekage Rescue Mission, Pain invasion, Tenchi Bridge Reconnaissance Mission, Akatsuki Suppression Mission, Fourth Shinobi World War, Kaguya Ōtsutsuki defeat mission and many more. All in all, she is an amazing character. I will not go over that topic in-depth whether she is actually useless or not. Maybe some other time in another blog. However, if we look from a newcomer’s perspective to the stories of Naruto, Sakura Haruno is a shy and energetic girl who idolized Sasuke Uchiha. While cultivating her crush on Sasuke, she worked hard at her studies and training to become strong enough to match him. Her resilience and power are matched by her exceptional feminine charm that makes her popular and loved by many. While talking about Sasuke and Sakura, we have also made another two blogs regarding the best Itachi quotes about life and whos the best uchiha. So if you are up for some Uchiha spice, check them out as well.
6. Kushina Uzumaki
The story of Kushina Uzumaki is one that many fans of Naruto know by heart. She is the mother of Naruto and the wife of Yellow Flash, the fourth Hokage, Minato Namikaze. You may have sometimes thought that she just dropped dead as all other female significant characters do in anime and manga, but that is certainly not true! In fact, she’s one of the most important characters in the entire Naruto series and has a lot to teach us about how real women’s personalities and skills can help us become better people.
Formula to Success. This is the dedication toward life, which is what Kushina Uzumaki believed in and what inspired her to walk through life on her own path. She believes that there is only one true path and that is the one where we live our life without regretting or losing our smiles. Young girls who are getting into manga are sure to learn a lot from her.
5. Lady Tsunade
Tsunade is a powerful woman in the Naruto series. She was trained by her grandfather to become a medical ninja and would later use this power to help save many people’s lives. Tsunade is one of the most powerful characters in Naruto, which means that she has been through it all. Including being around when both Hidden Leaf Village and Konoha were destroyed at different points in time, as well as having watched an evil man take over the world with his bloodline limit. Her experiences have made her strong enough to be able to endure any situation thrown at her and she will always put others before herself no matter what happens because after all… “True shinobis do not let their friends die.”
Overall Tsunade is a tough and intelligent woman who has grown up to become the Fifth Hokage of Konoha and one of the Legendary Sannin. Her strength and powerful medical jutsus are what make her an invaluable asset in battle, but her leadership skills are what make her such a great leader. She’s often very short-tempered, which she admits is something that only seems to happen when Naruto is around. Tsunade cares deeply for Naruto as he reminds her of Nawaki. It was because of him that she vowed never to let any children die again by becoming Godaime Hokage after the Third Shinobi War had ended.
4. Temari Nara
Temari has long been a fan favorite of Naruto fans, who can never get enough of her fun-loving and kawaii dominant tsundere persona. Post her debut, the character has made a major mark across the multiverse. Temari is a blonde beauty that makes up one of the most popular female characters to have graced the series’ cinematic universe. She is a tough, independent character with a fierce fighting spirit that is set to take things to the next level.
She is the best teammate ever. She is totally different from what people expect, so different that she makes a whole lot of people smile and enjoy their day without knowing it. She is playful and curious, yet her thoughts always get directly to the point while helping the team in any possible way. Learning martial arts and using a weapon like a fan are noteworthy skills. But what really sets her apart is her surprising imagination and creativity in solving problems with her staff. She is a badass girl in Naruto.
3. Ino Yamanaka
Ino Yamanaka is a fictional character in the anime and manga series Naruto. She is a member of Team Asuma in Konoha. She has been best friends with Sakura Haruno since they were children. Her family owns a flower shop in the village she grew up in, which she helped run until it was destroyed by Pain during The Great Shinobi War. Although after the end of the wars, more than a decade later, Ino and Sai now run a modern version of the shop. In any case, Ino is characterized as being highly competitive, stubborn, and confident, but she also has a sensitive side to her that cares deeply about her friends.
She is known for her abilities in mind-altering techniques such as the Mind Transfer Technique and Mind-Body Switch Technique. Ino’s mind-altering techniques can cause confusion by swapping memories or personalities with other people. This technique could be used to confuse enemies during battle or escape from dangerous situations. In addition, she has been seen using a technique that allows her to control others’ minds through eye contact which would give her full control over their actions if successful. Unlike her teammates Shikamaru Nara and Choji Akimichi, she has never been shown to have any special abilities with either other ninjutsu or genjutsu techniques, though she does seem to be able to use some medical ninjutsu as seen when she was healing an injured soldier during the war. Ino also seems to be more aware of what’s going on around her than most other characters in the series because nearly all of them are too caught up in their own personal issues. Her skills lie instead with chakra control and intelligence gathering which makes her a great source of information. By the way, did you know Ino had the highest grade in assertiveness and the second-highest grade in ninjutsu, taijutsu, genjutsu, cooperation, and class attitude? I bet you didn’t. To learn more about all these interesting facts about Naruto Shippuden, check out our other blog for the 10 mind blowing facts about Naruto.
2. Mei Terumi
Only characters with a certain amount of quirks, who spend most of their time reflecting on a certain topic and giving it a reexamination are the ones that attract people to them. This leads to the question – what makes this character so special? When you find out the answer, you’ll get your answer to the question of – Why Mei Terumi is one heck of a sexy waifu.
If there is ever to be an anime featuring a hot Asian chick, Mei Terumi would be the first one from Naruto to pop out. She’s one of the most popular female characters from Masashi Kishimoto’s Narutoverse. With everything from her attitude to her characteristics, it won’t be long before she graduates from being the hot babe kage to a full-fledged anime queen among cultured Naruto fans(if you know you know). The secret to her charm is in her panache and charisma. She is not just a quirky anime manga character; she is also a charismatic manga character. Whether it’s her little sisterly care for her childhood friend Ino or her dominant fiercely fighting skills, there is always a special charm to her. She is a perfect pick for the list.
1. Hinata Hyuga
What is your definition of harmony in beauty? For some, it means having a peaceful and relaxing life. For others, it’s being a pillar of strength and unwavering in the face of adversity. It plays a crucial role in how others perceive you, and how you perceive yourself. Who you are aside from what you do is a reflection of your beauty. Harmony in beauty is a blend of personality and features that speak volumes about someone on the outside, much like the flower’s fragrance speaks volumes about its’ energy on the inside. For one woman, being in tune with nature means being the embodiment of harmony – the very definition of Hinata Hyuga.
She’s more than just a shy and kind-hearted selfless anime character; she also has an inner strength that sets her apart from other ninjas! Hinata was born into the prestigious Hyuga clan, and as such, she grew up feeling inadequate to her peers. Her fellow clan members were all skilled ninjas; whereas Hinata had completely no self-confidence in herself or skills of any kind. She did not think that she would ever be like them, but after meeting Naruto Uzumaki, who became her first friend and eventual love interest, she started to change for the better. With his help and support, Hinata found the courage that enabled her to compete with Neji in the Chunin. And this was just the start. The rest you all know.
So what do you think of the list? Did you like it? What are some of your favorite characters from Naruto? Do you have your own Naruto waifu tier list or Naruto Shippuden waifu tier list? Let us know in the comment below! And don’t forget to hit the bell icon here somewhere to get all the latest news, featured articles, and more in your notification bar.