What makes a fictional character truly remarkable? Is it their capacity to uplift, terrify or entertain us, or is it the way they stick with us like a nightmare, eliciting a whole range of emotions within us whenever we see or think of them?
In this article, I will detail the biggest fictional characters in history whose names start with E.
60. Elizabeth (Gintama)
Elizabeth is Katsura’s unusual pet Amanto and a member of the Jouishishi. It is always by Katsura’s side and has become inseparable as Katsura’s sidekick. Fiercely loyal to Katsura, it has saved him on numerous occasions.
59. Erza Scarlet (Fairy Tail)
Erza (also known as “Titania” Erza) is an S-class Mage from the Guild Fairy Tail. Like most Fairy Tail members, she shows great loyalty and dedication to Makarov and the guild.
58. Emily The Stirling Engine (Thomas The Tank Engine)
Emily is a beautiful engine with shiny paintwork and gleaming brass fittings. After she rescued Oliver and Toad when they were stuck on the tracks, she was rewarded with a brand new pair of coaches.
57. Ender Wiggin (Ender’s Game)
Andrew Thomas Wiggin, commonly known by his nickname Ender Wiggin, was a Battle School Student, the commander of Dragon Army, and later a Speaker for the Dead. He is the main protagonist of the Ender Quintet and was first introduced in Ender’s Game.
56. Ellaria Sand (A Song Of Ice And Fire)
Ellaria Sand was the paramour of Prince Oberyn Martell of Dorne and a bastard of House Uller, carrying the bastard surname “Sand” like all bastards in Dorne.
55. Enchantress (DC Comics)
Enchantress is a magic-using super-villain with her human host as the innocent woman June Moone. The Enchantress was confined within June’s body by the Justice League Dark, where her power is restrained until she is called forth or breaks through.
54. Ezekiel Sutton (The Walking Dead)
Ezekiel Sutton, commonly referred to by his epithet “King” Ezekiel, is a survivor of the outbreak in The Walking Dead. He leads a community known as the Kingdom, where he is the self-proclaimed “King” of the people living there and has a pet tiger named Shiva.
53. Ellie (Ice Age)
Ellie is a female mammoth that was part of a herd of different animals that were all brought together and the second mate of Manny.
52. Edith Gru (Despicable Me)
Edith Gru is the adopted middle child of Felonius Gru and Lucy Wilde. She has an older sister, Margo, and a younger sister, Agnes.
51. Ed (The Lion King)
Ed is a male hyena. He is a high-ranking member of Shenzi’s clan, along with his companion Banzai.
50. Eevee (Pokémon)
Eevee is a Normal-type Pokémon introduced in Generation I. It’s well known for being the Pokémon with the highest number of evolution possibilities, due to its unstable genetic makeup.
49. Ernie (Sesame Street)
Ernie and his best friend Bert share the basement apartment at 123 Sesame Street. Together they form a comic duo that is one of the program’s centerpieces, with Ernie acting the role of the naïve trouble-maker and Bert the world-weary foil.
48. Emmet (Lego Movie)
Emmet Joseph Brickowski is a Master Builder and construction worker. He is dubbed as “The Special” after finding the Piece of Resistance following Vitruvius’s prophecy 8 ½ years later in the first movie.
47. Ed (Ed, Edd n Eddy)
Ed is one of the three protagonists in Ed, Edd n Eddy. He is the strongest and the least intelligent member of the Eds.
46. Edd (Ed, Edd n Eddy)
Edd, mostly referred to by his nickname “Double D,” is one of the three protagonists in Ed, Edd n Eddy. He is physically the weakest but the most intelligent member of the Eds.
45. Eddy (Ed, Edd n Eddy)
Eddy is one of the three protagonists in Ed, Edd n Eddy and the self-appointed ambitious leader of the Eds.
44. Eeyore (Winnie the Pooh)
Eeyore is a pessimistic and gloomy old stuffed donkey belonging to Christopher Robin. He first appeared in Disney’s 1966 theatrical short Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree.
43. Esmeralda (The Hunchback Of Notre Dame)
Esmeralda is the deuteragonist of Disney‘s 1996 animated feature film, The Hunchback of Notre Dame. She is a young Romani woman referred to with the more used word ‘Gypsy’ (used in other cases as a slur) by many characters.
42. Elmer Fudd (Looney Tunes)
Elmer J. Fudd is a fictional cartoon character, one of the most famous Looney Tunes characters, and one of the archenemies of Bugs Bunny. He is one of the series’ main recurring villains, along with Marvin the Martian and Yosemite Sam.
41. Enderman (Minecraft)
An enderman is a neutral mob found in all three dimensions. Endermen can teleport and pick up blocks.
40. Espeon (Pokémon)
Espeon is a psychic-type Pokémon introduced in Generation II. Espeon is a quadruped mammalian Pokémon with catlike features.
39. Elizabeth Keen (The Blacklist)
Special Agent Elizabeth “Liz” Keen (birth name Masha Rostova) is an FBI special agent, the main protagonist of The Blacklist, and was a guest character for the spinoff The Blacklist: Redemption.
38. Elijah Mikaelson (The Originals)
Elijah Mikaelson is an Original Vampire and the third eldest child of Esther and Mikael. He is the youngest sibling to Freya and Finn, the oldest sibling to Rebekah, Kol, half-sibling, Niklaus, and adoptive sibling, Sophia.
37. Eric Northman (True Blood)
Eric Northman is a major character, and vampire, on the HBO original series True Blood. Born in Sweden in 900 AD, during the Viking period, he was turned in 930 AD, making him over 1,000 years old.
36. Elektra (Daredevil)
Elektra (Elektra Natchios) is an assassin and the lover of Matt Murdock.
35. Eustass Kid (One Piece)
Eustass “Captain” Kid is a notorious pirate from South Blue and the captain of the Kid Pirates. He is one of twelve pirates who are referred to as the “Worst Generation“.
34. Evil Queen (Snow White)
The Evil Queen is the main antagonist of Disney’s 1937 animated feature film, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, and the first Disney villain in the Disney animated features canon. Determined to remain the fairest one of all, the Queen becomes insanely jealous of Snow White, the only one whose beauty surpasses her own.
33. Eustace Bagge (Courage The Cowardly Dog)
Eustace Bagge is one of the two main antagonists (alongside Katz) of the series Courage the Cowardly Dog. He is a farmer who lives in the middle of Nowhere, Kansas with his wife Muriel Bagge and her dog Courage.
32. Emma Frost (Marvel Comics)
Emma Frost is a powerful and influential mutant telepath, most notoriously known as the White Queen of the Hellfire Club and occasional headmistress of Xavier’s School for Gifted Youngsters.
31. Eric Forman (That ’70s Show)
Eric Forman is the main protagonist of That ’70s Show. He is portrayed by Topher Grace.
30. Eugene Krabs (Spongebob Squarepants)
Eugene Harold Krabs more commonly known as Mr. Krabs is one of the ten main characters in the SpongeBob SquarePants franchise. He is a miserly red crab who lives in an anchor with his daughter, Pearl, who is a young whale and is also the owner and founder of the Krusty Krab.
29. Edward Cullen (Twilight)
Edward Cullen is a telepathic vampire and a founding member of the Olympic coven, as well as a protagonist of the Twilight Saga.
28. Edmund Pevensie (The Chronicles Of Narnia)
King Edmund Pevensie was the third of the Pevensie children, and the second one to enter the magical world of Narnia. He was mischievous, dry-witted, and rather sarcastic, but changed largely after his experience with the White Witch who tricked him into betraying his siblings for her.
27. Eric Foreman (House)
Dr. Eric Foreman was a major character on House for the show’s entire run. He is the current Dean of Medicine at Princeton Plainsboro Teaching Hospital and a former member of Dr. House’s diagnostic team.
26. Elliot Reid (Scrubs)
Dr. Elliot Reid, M.D. is an endocrinology expert working in a private practice out of New Sacred Heart Hospital. She began as an intern at the original Sacred Heart, where she continued her residency.
25. Erik Lehnsherr (Marvel Comics)
Erik M. Lehnsherr, also known as Magneto, is a class 4 mutant who can generate and manipulate magnetic fields. Erik was a formidable opponent, even for Telepaths, as he possessed Shaw’s Helmet, which allowed him to avoid having his mind manipulated.
24. Eddie Brock (Marvel Comics)
Edward “Eddie” Brock was a disgraced journalist for the Daily Globe who bonded with a mysterious symbiote and became the super-villain known as Venom to exact revenge on his arch-nemesis Spider-Man.
23. Elena Gilbert (The Vampire Diaries)
Elena Salvatore was the former main female protagonist of The Vampire Diaries. At the beginning of the series, Elena appears to be a regular human girl but is then revealed to be a Petrova doppelgänger.
22. Ellis Redding (The Shawshank Redemption)
Ellis Boyd “Red” Redding is the deuteragonist and current narrator of the 1994 drama film The Shawshank Redemption. He is a prisoner and a smuggler incarcerated in Shawshank Penitentiary, where he meets new inmate Andy Dufresne, a banker wrongly convicted of murdering his wife and her lover.
21. Eve Harrington (All About Eve)
Eve Harrington is the titular main antagonist of the 1950 film All About Eve. She is a scheming, ruthless young actress who systematically steals the career of her idol, Margo Channing.
20. Ebenezer Scrooge (A Christmas Carol)
Ebenezer Scrooge is the main character of A Christmas Carol and The Muppet Christmas Carol. He is a selfish and stingy old man who works as an Investment Banker and Commodities broker in London.
19. Edna Mode (The Incredibles)
Edna “E” Mode is a major character in The Incredibles, a supporting character in Incredibles 2, and the deuteragonist of Auntie Edna. She is a fashion designer as well as a supersuit designer for Supers, and a close friend of the Parr family.
18. EVE (WALL-E)
EVE (which stands for Extraterrestrial Vegetation Evaluator) is the deuteragonist of the 2008 Disney/Pixar animated feature film, WALL-E.
17. Edward Scissorhands (Edward Scissorhands)
Edward Scissorhands is the titular main protagonist of the 1990 film of the same name. He was portrayed by Johnny Depp.
16. Edmond Dantès (The Count Of Monte Cristo)
Edmond Dantès is the protagonist of Alexandre Dumas’s 1844 adventure novel The Count of Monte Cristo. Within the story’s narrative, Dantès is an intelligent, honest, and loving man who turns bitter and vengeful after he is framed for a crime he did not commit.
15. Edward Elric (FullMetal Alchemist)
Edward Elric is the titular main protagonist of the Fullmetal Alchemist series. After losing his right arm and left leg due to a failed Human Transmutation attempt, Ed became the youngest State Alchemist in history by achieving his certification at age twelve.
14. Éomer Éadig (The Lord Of The Rings)
Éomer Éadig was a Man of Rohan and the eventual eighteenth King of Rohan, and the first of the Third Line of their Kings. In the last decade of the Third Age, Éomer was the Third Marshal of the Mark.
13. Elizabeth Swann (The Pirates Of The Caribbean)
Elizabeth Turner was the daughter of Governor Weatherby Swann and the wife of Will Turner. With an adventurous spirit and the need to break social boundaries, she had long been fascinated with the freewheeling world of buccaneers to a point of learning a song about pirates as a child.
12. Elmo (Sesame Street)
Elmo is a furry red Muppet monster who lives on Sesame Street. He is self-described as three-and-a-half years old, and almost always refers to himself in the third person.
11. Eric Cartman (South Park)
Eric Theodore Cartman, usually referred to as just Cartman, is one of the main characters, along with Stan Marsh, Kyle Broflovski, and Kenny McCormick.
10. Elendil (The Lord Of The Rings)
Elendil also known as Elendil the Tall/the Fair or Voronda (“The Faithful”), was a Man of Númenor who led the survivors of its Downfall to the shores of Middle-earth where they founded two Realms in Exile, Arnor and Gondor. Thus, Elendil became the first King of both realms and held the title of first High King of the Dúnedain, making him supreme overlord of all exiled Númenóreans in the lands east of the Great Sea.
9. Eowyn (The Lord Of The Rings)
Éowyn was a shieldmaiden of Rohan, daughter of Éomund and Théodwyn, younger sister of Éomer, and niece of King Théoden. After the War of the Ring, she married Faramir and had one son with him, Elboron.
8. Ellen Ripley (Alien)
Lieutenant First Class Ellen Louise Ripley was a civilian adviser to the United States Colonial Marine Corps and a hugely influential figure in humanity’s encounters with the species Xenomorph XX121. She was the mother of Amanda Ripley-McClaren and the forebear of Alan Decker.
7. Elizabeth Bennet (Pride And Prejudice)
Elizabeth “Lizzy” Bennet (later Elizabeth Darcy) is the female protagonist of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bennet and has four sisters; Jane, Mary, Catherine “Kitty”, and Lydia.
6. Elsa Of Arendelle (Frozen)
Elsa the Snow Queen is the deuteragonist of Disney’s 2013 animated feature film, Frozen, and the protagonist of its 2019 sequel. Born with the power of ice and snow, Elsa is the firstborn daughter of King Agnarr and Queen Iduna, the older sister of Queen Anna, and the former queen of Arendelle.
5. Eren Jaeger (Attack On Titan)
Eren Jaeger is a former member of the Scout Regiment and the main protagonist of Attack on Titan. He is the only son of Grisha and Carla Jaeger, the younger paternal half-brother of Zeke Jaeger, and the current holder of the Attack Titan, Founding Titan, and the War Hammer Titan.
4. Eddard Stark (A Song Of Ice And Fire)
Lord Eddard Stark, also known as Ned Stark, was the head of House Stark, the Lord of Winterfell, Lord Paramount and Warden of the North, and later Hand of the King to King Robert I Baratheon. He was the older brother of Benjen, Lyanna, and the younger brother of Brandon Stark.
3. Excalibur (The Legend Of King Arthur)
Excalibur in Arthurian legend is King Arthur’s sword. As a boy, Arthur alone was able to draw the sword out of a stone in which it had been magically fixed.
2. Elrond (The Lord Of The Rings)
Elrond Half-elven, Lord of Rivendell, was a mighty Elf-ruler of old who dwelt in Middle-earth from the First Age to the beginning of the Fourth Age. He was the father of Elladan and Elrohir and Arwen Undómiel, the eventual wife of Aragorn II Elessar.
1. E.T (E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial)
E.T. is a short brown extraterrestrial that was accidentally left on Earth by his botanist colleagues. He is the main protagonist of the movie E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.