Sakura Kinomoto (木之本 桜, Kinomoto Sakura) is a fictional character, the heroine, and the main protagonist of CLAMP's anime and manga series Cardcaptor Sakura. Sakura is introduced as a 10 year-old girl who lives in the town of Tomoeda in Japan, where she attends Tomoeda Elementary School during the Clow Card Arc and Sakura Card Arc story-line. In Clear Card Arc story-line, she is a 13 year-old freshmen attending Tomoeda Junior High School.
In the original version her name is pronounces as Sah-ker-rah, while in the American-dubbed version done for Kids WB, her name was pronounced Suh-ker-ruh. And her last name was Avalon.
The Ultimate Story
Her role in the Ultimate Story is a mysterious one. She made her first appearance in Ultimate Story the Missing Link and wasn't seen again until...later on.
- Her name, Sakura, means cherry blossoms.
- In fact, "Sakura Sakura" (さくら さくら, "Cherry blossoms, cherry blossoms"), also known as "Sakura", is a traditional Japanese folk song depicting spring, the season of cherry blossoms. It is often sung in international settings as a song representative of Japan. Contrary to popular belief, the song did not originate in ancient times; it was a popular, urban melody of the Edo period.
Counterparts (Girl version) (Do not delete, but you can add)
- Betty Barrett (Atomic Betty)
- Bubbles (Powerpuff Girls, both are blue and sweet)
- Eleanor (Alvin and the Chipmunks)
- Gosalyn Mallard (Darkwing Duck)
- Sadie (Total Drama)
- Madison Rocca (Power Rangers Mystic Force, both are blue and have water powers)
- GoGo Tomago (Big Hero 6)
- Blueberry Pie Cookie (Cookie Run)
- Glamstronaut (L.O.L. Surprise!)
Counterparts (Boy version) (Do not delete, but you can add)
- Jose Carioca (Disney)
- Stitch (Lilo & Stitch)
- Shackleford (Clifford's Really Big Movie)
- Numbuh 2 (Codename: Kids Next Door)
- Hiro Hamada/Hiro Takachiho (Big Hero 6)