Kankuro (カンクロウ) is the brother of Temari and Gaara; the middle child of the Fourth Kazekage.
Rock Lee (ロック・リー, Rokku Rī) is a supporting character in the Naruto series. He is a member of Team Guy. He is a hard-working person, and is very proficient in Taijutsu, though he is unable to perform Ninjutsu or Genjutsu (wikia)
Tenten (テンテン, Tenten) is a supporting character in Naruto. She is the female member of Team Guy, teammate of Rock Lee and Neji Hyuga, and specializes in throwing weapons by summoning them from specially prepared scrolls.(Wikia)
Waking up late, Naruto hurries to the stadium where the Chunin matches will be held, along the way he stops at his old training ground and meets up with Hinata. Naruto tells Hinata that he's afraid he'll lose, but with Hinata's encouragement and sort-of-confession of her feelings, Naruto is filled with renewed confidence and proceeds to the stadium leaving a shell-shocked Hinata in his wake.(tv.com)
Hayate Gekko (月光 ハヤテ, Gekkō Hayate) was the examiner of the preliminary third portion of the Chunin exams. The name "Gekko" means "moonlight" and "Hayate" means "quick as wind" or "hurricane". Both are names of Japanese fighter planes from World War II.(Wikia)
Kimimaro (君麻呂, Kimimaro) is the fifth member of the Sound Four, thus temporarily changing their group name to the Sound Five. The original four were forced to accept him against their will, as Kimimaro's combat abilities far exceeded all of their skills combined.(Wikia)
Jugo (重吾), was being held at Orochimaru's North Base, which is also where most of Orochimaru's secret research was conducted. Suigetsu can't stand Jugo and comments that one of the reasons he had to retrieve Zabuza Momochi's sword was because of him. Karin notes that Jugo is mentally unstable, a view confirmed by images of Jugo muttering to himself over who he will kill next, which he determines by gender sometimes.(Wikia)
Karin (香燐, Karin) is a former subordinate of Orochimaru who assisted him in his experimentations and was left in charge of one of his bases while he was away. She has red eyes, matching hair color, and an unusual hairstyle: her hair is short and unkempt on one side and long and combed on the other a sign of a fluctuating personality; Karin will at times appear tough and in control, and at other times will appear flirtatious.(Wikia)
Tobirama Senju (千手扉間, Senju Tobirama), the Second Hokage (二代目火影, Nidaime Hokage; Literally meaning "Second Fire Shadow") is the younger brother to Hashirama Senju, the First Hokage and Tsunade's grand uncle. Like his brother, Tobirama was a member of the Senju clan.(Wikia)
* Name: Team Hawk (鷹, Taka; Literally meaning "Hawk or Falcon"), (Formerly Team Snake (蛇, Hebi))
* Leader: Sasuke Uchiha
* Members: Suigetsu Hozuki, Karin, Jugo
* Affiliation: Uchiha clan, Akatsuki
Team Hawk, formerly Team Snake, was formed by Sasuke Uchiha for originally one purpose: to find and kill Itachi Uchiha. After Sasuke's encounter with Tobi, the group's objective becomes destroying Konohagakure. (Wikia)
Hashirama Senju (千手柱間, Senju Hashirama), the First Hokage (初代火影, Shodai Hokage; Literally meaning "First or Founding Fire Shadow"), was the founder of Konoha, the older brother of Tobirama Senju, the Second Hokage of Konoha , and the grandfather of Tsunade, the Fifth Hokage of Konoha, and Nawaki.(Wikia)
Madara Uchiha (うちはマダラ, Uchiha Madara) also known as Tobi (トビ) in the Akatsuki, formerly appeared to be Zetsu's subordinate. Madara became a full Akatsuki member after Sasori's death and afterwards wore the same ring as Sasori having recovered it after his death and taking his place as Deidara's partner (Wikia)
Amegakure (雨隠れの里, Amegakure no Sato; Literally meaning "Village Hidden in Rain"), also known as Hidden Rain Village, is a small hidden village in the Land of Rain that appears highly industrialized. It seems to be a rather loosely knit village, befitting the destabilized country, as a fair number of its ninja seem to either be missing-nin or end up as missing-nin, as the infamous Akatsuki leader Pain and his partner Konan originate from this village. Its symbol is composed of four vertical lines, resembling rain. (Wikimedia)
* Name: Team Asuma (aka: Team 10)
* Leader: Formerly Asuma Sarutobi, Kakashi Hatake
* Members: Shikamaru Nara, Choji Akimichi, and Ino Yamanaka
* Affiliation: Konohagakure
Team Asuma, also known as Team 10 and the second generation of Ino-Shika-Cho Trio (as each of their fathers were on the same team), was led by Asuma Sarutobi before his death. (Wikimedia)
Naruto: Part II, a.k.a Naruto: Shippūden, is the continuation of the Naruto Series, set two and a half to three years after Sasuke Uchiha's defection. Naruto Uzumaki was training with Jiraiya. The episodes are based in the story of the Naruto manga starting from Volume 28. The series is still being broadcast in Japan, since it has not finished.(Wikimedia)
* Name: Sound Four, aka Sound Five
* Leader: Sakon, formerly Kimimaro
* Members: Sakon and Ukon, Jirobo, Kidomaru, and Tayuya
* Affiliation: Otogakure
* Status: Inactive, All members deceased
The Sound Four (音隠れの忍四人衆, Otogakure no Shinobi Yonin Shū; Literally meaning "Hidden Sound Shinobi Four People") were Orochimaru's elite bodyguards (Sakon and Ukon are counted as one entity due to their kekkei genkai).(Wikimedia)
Kabuto Yakushi (薬師カブト, Yakushi Kabuto) is a character in the anime and manga series Naruto.
Kabuto is the last part of the Japanese name for aconite, a plant which can either alleviate pain or kill, an apt description for his character. Additionally, a kabuto is also the name for a samurai's helmet or headplate.(Wikimedia)
The Akatsuki (暁; English TV "Akatski"; Literally meaning "Dawn or Daybreak") is a criminal organization of S-Class missing-nins, minus Pain and Konan. Their main goal is to collect all of the tailed beasts for their plan of controlling the world. As such, the Akatsuki, despite initially having a minor role during the first half of the series, became the primary antagonists of the series, particularly in Naruto: Shippūden (Wikimedia)
Jiraiya (自来也, Jiraiya) was one of the legendary Sannin, along with Tsunade and Orochimaru, who was trained by the Third Hokage himself. He is a self proclaimed mega-pervert, and writes popular adult book series called Icha Icha, a favorite of Kakashi Hatake. He is also known as the Toad Hermit (蝦蟇仙人, Gama Sennin), because of his signature toad summonings.
# Name: Chidori (千鳥; Literally meaning "One Thousand Birds")
# Type: A-rank, Offensive, Short range (0-5m)
# Users: Kakashi Hatake, Sasuke Uchiha
# Hand Seals: Monkey, Dragon, Rat, Bird, Ox, Snake, Dog, Tiger, Monkey, or Ox, Rabbit, Monkey
Chidori is Kakashi's only original technique, though he now uses an S-ranked version known as the Lightning Blade.(Wikimedia)
The Sannin (伝説の三忍, Densetsu no Sannin; Literally meaning "Legendary Three Ninja") is the title given to the members of Team Sarutobi, namely Jiraiya, Orochimaru, and Tsunade. The title was received after their battle with "Salamander" Hanzo of the Village Hidden in Rain, who after a long and intense fight which resulted in their loss, declared that he was impressed and would let them live if they would take on new titles as the Sannin of Konoha.(Wikimedia)
Kakashi Hatake (はたけカカシ, Hatake Kakashi) is a Konohagakure Jonin, a former ANBU Captain and the leader of Team 7. He is the son of Konoha's White Fang, Sakumo Hatake, and like his father, Kakashi Hatake is regarded as a genius among his peers. After his meteoric rise though the ninja ranks, Kakashi became the student of the future Fourth Hokage, Minato Namikaze, (Wikimedia)
Tsunade (綱手) is a supporting character in the anime and manga series Naruto. She took over the direction of Konohagakure after Hiruzen Sarutobi died, thus becoming the Fifth and present Hokage. Along with Orochimaru and Jiraiya, she is one of the Legendary 3 Sannin of Konoha, and currently the only one still alive after Jiraiya's death and Orochimaru permanently sealed. She excels in medical ninjutsu. (Wikimedia)
Sakura Haruno (春野サクラ, Haruno Sakura) is a main character in the anime and manga series Naruto.
The name Haruno means "spring" and Sakura means "cherry blossom", which is cherished in Japan due to its beauty and almost tragically short life span (cherry blossoms have historically been associated with samurai). In Japanese, Haru no Sakura means "cherry blossom of spring", which may be an origin of the name. (Wikimedia)
Orochimaru (大蛇丸, Orochimaru) was one of the Konohagakure's three legendary ninja or Sannin, and is known as the "Giant Snake" (due to his affinity to snakes). He is the primary antagonist for most of Part 1. He was the student that everyone believed would become the Fourth Hokage, but his hunger for power led him to commit dark experiments and practice forbidden jutsu (it has also been explained that his descent into darkness may have been caused by the death of his parents).(Wikimedia)
Itachi Uchiha (うちはイタチ, Uchiha Itachi) was a missing-nin from Konohagakure, and a prominent member of Akatsuki, partnered with Kisame Hoshigaki. He and Kisame were the first active Akatsuki members to appear. He was Sasuke Uchiha's older brother. (Wikimedia)
Sasuke Uchiha (うちはサスケ, Uchiha Sasuke) is a main character in the anime and manga series Naruto.
Sasuke's given name comes from the legendary ninja Sarutobi Sasuke. His surname, Uchiha, is another way of pronouncing uchiwa, or a "paper fan", which is actually the Uchiha clan symbol. Uchiwa cannot be folded.(Wikimedia)
Naruto Uzumaki (うずまきナルト, Uzumaki Naruto) is the main character in the anime and manga series Naruto.
Naruto can mean "maelstrom", and is also the name for a sliced stick of Kamaboko with a pink whirlpool design in the middle that is used as a topping for ramen which is also Naruto's favorite food. The surname Uzumaki is a pun on "spiral" (渦巻), while uzumaki refers to a three-dimensional spiral, like a whirlpool or vortex.(Wikia.com)