The 20 most important female characters in Kimetsu No Yaiba

In the Kimetsu No Yaiba Saga , also known as Demon Slayer, we meet many fascinating characters. But in this article we want to give prominence to the women of the series. Do you want to know more about these interesting girls? Well keep reading!

This article is focused solely on the events of the anime and the movie, which is why we will only cover characters that we have met so far in those adaptations.

1. Nezuko Kamado

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Birthday: December 28
Age: 12
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

Nezuko was transformed into a demon early in the series at the hands of Muzan Kibutsuji, the culprit behind the Kamado family massacre. She is Tanjiro’s younger sister, and her personality is almost the same as her brother’s. As a human, she was a girl who cared a lot about others, even putting her own needs first.

Thanks to Sakonji Urokodaki and a hypnosis technique, he is unable to harm humans, whom he sees as part of his family. When he sees his brother and his allies in danger, he doesn’t hesitate to join the battle to support and defend them.

He can modify his size with his demon abilities. Tanjiro transports her in a box created to prevent the sunlight from hurting her.

2. Shinobu Kocho

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Birthday: February 24
Age: 18
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

Shinobu is a young demon hunter, a member of the elite force corps, the Pillars. She currently fulfills the role of the insect hashira . She inherited this position from her older sister, Kanae, who died fighting a demon.

The girl joins the hunter force with her sister after a demonic attack on their home leaves them both orphaned. Thanks to the death of her parents and her sister, Shinobu feels a strong grudge against demons. This side of her she doesn’t show to everyone, preferring to look calm and clueless to honor the memory of how her sister behaved.

His relationship with the Kamado brothers changes a bit after understanding their stories, and he shows them compassion and support. Tanjiro is one of the few characters outside of the pillars who knows of Shinobu’s constant state of rage, sensing it in the scent of him when they speak.

She is very close with Mitsuri, as both of them are the only female members of the pillars.

3. Mitsuri Kanroji

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Birthday: June 1
Age: 19
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

Mitsuri is a demon hunter who is a member of the elite group within the force, the Pillars. She plays the role of the Pillar of Love.

She has an emotional and passionate personality, and likes to give compliments on her head. In fact, normally what is “heard” from her are internal monologues, talking about how incredible her classmates look from her and how admirable her actions and words are.

The young woman joined the hunters with the intention of finding a husband. However, this wish has been in vain, as it is practically impossible for her to find a man who is stronger than her. Mitsuri has a superhuman build that gives her eight times the muscle mass of a normal human. To learn to carry her heavy muscles, the young woman has a lot of strength.

4. Kanao Tsuyuri

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Birthday: May 19
Age: 16
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

This quiet and mysterious young woman is Shinobu’s apprentice. Kanao was adopted by the Kocho sisters when she was just a child. She was found in the street with a guy who had her tied up like a dog, and they refused to let her go without protecting her from her possible fate of slavery. Eventually, she was adopted as her sister.

When we meet her in the series, she is an indecisive girl who is unable to make decisions on her own. Thanks to Kanao, she adopts a system with a coin, which helps her choose between two options with ease.

Upon meeting Tanjiro, the young man tries to help her express herself better and less ambiguously. By her short interactions with Tanjiro it is denoted that he has appreciation and some affection for her, and that a romance could develop between them in the future.

5. Kanae Kocho

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Birthday: Not Available
Age: 21
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

She was the older sister of Shinobu and Kanao. A member of the demon slayer force, she played the role of the Pillar of Flowers.

His easygoing and gentle personality was what inspired Shinobu to present himself to the world like this. She was a very sweet and caring young woman, and she shows it when she adopts Kanao after finding her on the street. Thanks to her bravery, the girl avoided a possible life as a slave, which makes Kanao feel indebted to her.

Kanae’s passing deeply affected both Shinobu and Kanao. After losing her, Shinobu began to feel much more internal anger, while Kanao remained even more closed and hurt, feeling an unbreakable will to end the demons that did so much damage to her adoptive sisters.

Kanae’s dream was for both Shinobu and Kanao to have a normal life, away from the constant battle against demons. But Kanao joined the hunter forces and passed the exam due to his conviction, while Shinobu made it his mission to wipe out as many demons as he could due to how much he lost in his past.

6. Tamayo

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Birthday: Not Available
Age: 500
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

Tamayo is a gentle and intelligent woman who has always been interested in the study of human transformation into a demon. Being a demon herself, she is one of the few of her race allied with humanity. She logically when she meets the Kamado brothers she is very interested in the nature and will of Nezuko, who has never fed on a human.

She also has extensive knowledge about medicine, being a doctor to Tanjiro the first time we meet her. She shows disdain for violence, and in order to maintain her existence in this world as a devil, she does not attack humans for her blood. In her place, she takes blood from volunteer donors. She relies on an assistant, Yushiro, whom she instills in these strong beliefs, to defend humans and end Muzan’s existence.

He is the character with the most medicinal knowledge in the entire series.

7. Amane Ubuyashiki

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Birthday: Not Available
Age: 27
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

She is the wife of Kagaya Ubuyashiki and the mother of their 5 children. She briefly appeared during the first scene of the film.

Little is known about Amane, as she is in charge of taking care of the health of her husband, Kagaya, and their five children. However, she will have to take it upon herself to lead the demon hunters when Kagaya’s illness prevents her from moving alone, and her health inevitably deteriorates.

Her personality is quiet and serene, but she is a strict and serious woman, just like her husband. Her way of addressing the hunters is as soft and kind as her husband’s. She is older than Kagaya, whom she met when she was 17 and he was 13. The girl was specifically chosen by a priest to become Kagaya’s wife. Her fiancé, however, would not agree to her marrying him if she did not have the will to truly love him.

8. Kanata Ubuyashiki

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Birthday: N/ A
Age: N /A
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

Kanata is the youngest daughter of the Ubuyashiki house. The first time we meet her is during the final selection exam, and we discover that she has a professional, intelligent and focused personality. She was the one in charge of giving the exam details for the aspiring hunters. Furthermore, she displays a stoic character towards the candidates, despite being in danger or being threatened by violent individuals.

She has a twin sister named Kuina, but she hasn’t been introduced in the anime yet. The Ubuyashiki family has five children in total, four girls and one boy. The only brother, named Kiriya, is the direct heir to Kagaya’s position as the leader of the demon slayers.

9.Nichika Ubuyashiki

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Birthday: N/ A
Age: N /A
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

Nichika is Hinaki’s twin sister, being one of the eldest daughters of the Ubuyashiki family. She is extremely loyal to her family, but very little is known about the girl beyond her brief appearances in the story. She wears a red ornament in her hair.

10. Hinaki Ubuyashiki

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Birthday: N/ A
Age: N /A
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

Hinaki is Nichika’s twin sister. She is the eldest daughter of the Ubuyashiki family. She has had only brief appearances in both the manga and anime, but she denotes great loyalty to her family. She wears a green ornament in her hair.

11. Aoi Kanzaki

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Birthday: Not Available
Age: 15
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

We first meet Aoi as Tanjiro, Zenitsu, and Inosuke’s trainer. She is a strict and steadfast young lady, staying at the Butterfly Mansion under Shinobu Kocho’s care. In training the trio of protagonists she proves extremely rude and pushes them to her limits, but she soon proves to be sensitive and sweet when Tanjiro gently talks to her about her efforts and when she discusses Inosuke’s injuries.

When Aoi loses her family, she goes to live in the Butterfly Mansion, where she learns breathing techniques. She does not consider herself a talented woman, as she says that she passed the selection exam by sheer luck. Due to this feeling, she does not dedicate herself as a hunter, but to train the applicants.

Shinobu taught him medicine to help those who arrive at the mansion injured.

12. Susamaru

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Birthday: Not available
Age: Not available
Affiliation: Demons

Susamaru is an ambitious demon who wanted to kill Tanjiro Kamado on Muzan’s orders. His wish was to ascend to the twelve moons after completing the task.

Also known as the demon of the temaris, Susamaru travels with Yahaba, her partner. Her personalities show an impressive contrast, as she is shown to be easy to laugh and enthusiastic, while Yahaba is more serious. Her past indicates that she was a child who greatly enjoyed playing with the balls known as “temaris”, before being transformed by Muzan.

At the moment of her death, the power of a curse that Muzan has placed on all of his subordinates is shown, which ends her in a graphic and horrific way. Tanjiro shows her one last act of friendliness by handing over her ball upon hearing her whisper for her.

at the 13th

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Birthday: Not Available
Age: 133 +
Affiliation: Demons

Daki, who was transformed into a devil at the age of 13, is the Sixth Crescent Moon under Muzan Kibutsuji. She shares the position with her older brother, Gyutaro. Her beautiful appearance has allowed her to rise through the ranks among the courtesans of the Red Light District, making her an Oiran in no time. Thanks to this, she has spent years hiding and feeding on women and men who enter the houses of courtesans. She is a stealthy assassin, but also very good at fighting, since in her history she has killed seven hashiras.

Her real human name is Ume, and her relationship with her brother is the most important to her. Despite frequently insulting him for her unpleasant appearance, she knows that Gyutaro will protect her no matter her circumstances.

14. Makio

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Birthday: Not Available
Age: 20
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

One of the three wives of Tengen Uzui. She is a skilled kunoichi , but despite her knowledge and skill, she was the only one of the three wives to be captured by Daki. Makio values ​​her life above the missions, but her love for Tengen can cloud her judgment, despite the fact that the Pillar explicitly asked her that the last of her priorities should be the life of Tengen. her husband. She was captured in Daki’s obi, and thanks to her help, Tanjiro was able to find the demon’s victims and break them out of confinement. Furthermore, she was also able to realize that the Obi was an extension of Daki.

Thanks to his suggestion, Tengen decides to retreat after defeating Daki and Gyutaro.

15. Sum

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Birthday: Not Available
Age: 19
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

Suma bears a strong resemblance to Zenitsu Agatsuma, as she is usually loud and talkative. Of Tengen’s wives she is the youngest, and she seems to be the most dependent on her husband, as every time she praises her she breaks into tears. She is a highly skilled kunoichi fighter, as she was able to defend and help prisoners escape from Daki’s Obi.

16.Hinatsuru

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Birthday: Not Available
Age: 21
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

Hinatsuru was the first to infiltrate the Red Light District, rising through the ranks among courtesans to become Oiran. She immediately realized that the other Oiran in the house, Warabihime, was a demon, but she couldn’t attack her. Frustrated, she decides to drink poison to save her life and leave the house. Tengen finds her shortly after her and provides her antidote to cure her.

She was Tengen’s wife who participated the most in the battle, using a weapon that fired several kunai altered with anti-demon poison. Thanks to her, Tanjiro was able to land a couple of hits, but her involvement alerted Daki to her location, and he received several attacks, forcing Tanjiro to protect him.

17. Where Kamado

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Birthday: Not available
Age: Not available
Affiliation: Humans

She is Tanjiro’s mother, who was killed by Muzan Kibutsuji. What little we know about her is that she was a sensitive and kind woman.

He had six children with Tanjuro Kamado, who died at some point in history due to illness. Thus, she Kie was left alone with her six children. Her eldest son, Tanjiro, was in charge of working to maintain the house. He was in charge of selling coal, and on the fateful night of his family’s death, he was away from home overnight after a sale.

18. Hanako Kamado

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Birthday: Not available
Age: Not available
Affiliation: Humans

She was Tanjiro’s second younger sister. She loved drawing her brother’s attention, and she wanted to accompany him to the village on the fateful night of Muzan’s attack. Since Tanjiro wasn’t going to take the cart to load the coal, she refused to take his little brothers with him on his errand.

19. Mountains

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Birthday: N/ A
Age: N /A
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

Makomo was a little girl who was training under Sakonji Urikodaki. Sabito’s partner, her personalities are an obvious contrast. While Sabito was aggressive and strict, Makomo was patient and quiet, with an innate kindness.

The girl appears before Tanjiro during his training in the mountains. It is thanks to her and Sabito’s spirit that Tanjiro manages to master the breathing technique. After the young hunter manages to kill the demon that killed Sabito and Makomo, his souls are able to leave the mountain and go to the spirit world.

20. Ruka Rengoku

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Birthday: N/ A
Age: N /A
Affiliation: Demon Hunters

Ruka Rengoku was the most important person to her son, Kyojuro. She was the one who taught him his greatest conviction: to use his power to defend those weaker.

She was a kind, graceful, and intelligent woman, in complete contrast to her husband, who used to be loud and gruff. Her moral code is extremely strong, and she inherits it from her eldest son, who uses it as inspiration to continue fighting Akaza.