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ノボリ Nobori
Manga Volume #11, Naruto Chapter #94
Anime Naruto Episode #56
Appears in Anime, Manga
Voice Actors
Sex Gender Male.svg Male
  • Part I: 10
Ninja Rank

Nobori (ノボリ, Nobori) is a former academy student of Konohagakure.


Nobori cares deeply about his friends and wants to always protect them.


Nobori has short light brown hair and black-coloured eyes. He wore an orange shirt under a brownish-coloured jacket, a pair of blue pants and sandals. He wears a black belt with a silver-coloured belt buckle. His brownish-coloured jacket is held closed by twelve intertwined black strings in the front. The black strings hold the jacket closed in an "X" style.

Part I

Chūnin Exams

He was one of Konohamaru's classmates at Academy. When the Third Hokage asked the class who they would protect, Nobori agrees with Daichi saying that he would protect his friends.

Academy Student Lead Mission

In the anime, during a survival exercise, Nobori was placed on a temporary team with fellow Academy students Daichi and Matsuri under the leadership of Hinata Hyūga.

Konoha Plans Recapture Mission

After being thrown out of their class because of the change that there were bombs located at the academy, he went to a kunai training area with Daichi, Kōji and some other kids. Soon, Rock Lee, Naruto Uzumaki and Chōji Akimichi interrupted them, believing that there was a bomb planted inside the wood.


  • "Nobori" stands for "ascent" or "climbing" (上り), as well as "flag" or "banner" ().


  1. First Databook, page 140
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