34 Disney Characters That Start With A

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In this blog post, we’ll be exploring the magical world of Disney characters and focusing on characters whose names start with the letter “A”.

Anna from frozen
Anna from Frozen

From the classic Disney princesses to the lovable animal companions, there are plenty of characters to discover and rediscover.

So, whether you’re a die-hard Disney cruise fan or simply looking for ideas for a costume party, join us as we dive into the enchanting world of Disney characters that start with “A”

Disney Characters That Start With The Letter A

Abigail from The Fox and the Hound

Abigail is a Disney character that starts with A in the animated movie The Fox and Hound. She is a milking cow belonging to Widow Tweed.

Abu from Aladdin

Abu is a monkey who is friends with Aladdin in the 1992 movie. At the start of the film Abu and Aladdin live on the streets where Abu has perfected the art of stealing from street merchants. 

Acer from Cars 2

Acer is a 1975 AMC Pacer car that stars in the animated movie Cars 2. He works for Professor Z and helps him disrupt the World Grand Prix.

Prince Achmed from Aladdin

Prince Achmed was one of the nobles that visited the palace in the hope of marrying Princess Jasmine. He was told to buy some manners by Aladdin before being rejected by Jasmine and the Sultan. 

Adella, Alana, Andrina, Aquata, Arista, Attina from The Little Mermaid

Let’s group these six Disney characters starting with A together since they are the older sisters of the Little Mermaid princess Ariel. They are the first ones to work out that she is in love with Prince Eric and later they celebrate together when Ariel and Eric get married. 

Agnarr from Frozen

Agnar is the King of Arendelle and the father of Elsa and Anna. He was concerned about Elsa’s magic powers and took her to the Trolls after she accidentally hurt Anna. He then kept Elsa locked in the castle and tried to help her control her magic. 

Al from Toy Story 2

Al is a greedy toy collector who wants to sell a complete set of toys including Woody along with Bullseye, Jessie, and Stinky Pete. He plans to send them to a museum in Japan.

Aladdin from Aladdin

Aladdin is a poor but kind-hearted street thief who falls in love with Princess Jasmine. He finds a magic lamp with a Genie that can grant him three wishes – but the Genie cannot make Jasmine fall in love with him. 

Alberto from Luca

Alberto is a sea monster that lives on an Italian island in the animated movie Luca. He meets Luca and helps him enter the Portorosso Cup so that they can buy a Vespa and travel the world together.

Alice from Alice in Wonderland

Alice is a young girl who follows a white rabbit and finds herself in Wonderland. She meets many strange and fantastic people as she tries to find her way home. She attends an un-birthday tea party and avoids being beheaded by the Queen of Hearts.

Alisha Hawthorne from Lightyear

Alisha is Buzz Lightyear’s commanding officer and best friend in the 2022 movie Lightyear. She captains a ship called the Turnip which crashes on an unknown planet and is left stranded for years. 

Alistair Krei from Big Hero 6

Alistair Krei is the rich and ambitious CEO of Krei Tech in Big Hero 6. He tries to buy Hiro’s microbots at the science show, but Robert stops this from happening. 

Alan-a-Dale from Robin Hood

Alan-a-Dale is a rooster who is one of Robin Hood’s merry men in the animated version of Robin Hood. He is a singing minstrel who lives in Nottingham and acts as the narrator for the story. 

Alma Madrigal from Encanto

Alma is the matriarch of the Madrigal family in the animated movie Encanto. She created the source of magic that passes to her family. She encourages her children and grandchildren to use their gifts for the benefit of all.

Anastasia from Cinderella

Anastasia Tremaine is one of Cinderella’s ugly stepsisters. She destroys Cinderella’s homemade dress before the ball and later she tries and fails to fit the glass slipper.

Anchor from Finding Nemo

Anchor is a hammerhead shark who Marlin and Dory meet on their search for Nemo. He is a pacifist shark who refuses to eat fish and narrowly escapes when an underwater mine explodes. 

Andy from Toy Story

Andy is the boy who owns the toys in Toy Story. His favorites are Woody and Buzz but all the toys love him and want to make him happy. When Andy grows older they have to adjust to life with him playing with them less often. 

Anger from Inside Out

Anger is Riley’s red angry emotion in the movie Inside Out. He has a hot temper,  is very controlling, and always thinks that he knows best.

Anna from Frozen

Anna is one of the most loved Disney characters beginning with A. She is a princess of Arendelle and Elsa’s younger sister in the animated movie Frozen.  She becomes estranged from her sister when they are young after Elsa accidentally hurts her with magic. 

Antonio Madrigal from Encanto

Antonia is the youngest of the magical Madrigal family in the animated movie Encanto. He is shown discovering his gift of talking to animals.  He is one of the few members of the family that is respectful of his cousin Mirabel who has no magical gift.

Apollo from Hercules

Apollo is one of the Olympian gods who is sent to find Hercules when he gets kidnapped from Mount Olympus. Apollo fails in this quest and is later rescued from imprisonment by Hercules himself.

Archimedes from The Sword in the Stone

Archimedes is an owl who is kept by Merlin in the animated movie The Sword in the Stone. He can talk and often reminds Merlin of things that he has forgotten. He has a fear of the witch Madam Mim.

Archimedes Q. Porter from Tarzan

Archimedes is an English scientist who travels to Africa to study gorillas in the movie Tarzan. He travels with his daughter Jane and he is supportive when she falls in love with Tarzan.

Arianna from Tangled

Arianna is the Queen of Corona and Rapunzel’s mother in the animated film Tangled. She took a healing draft while pregnant which gives Rapunzel special healing powers. This leads to her kidnapping and imprisonment in a tower.

Ariel from The Little Mermaid

Ariel is the youngest daughter of King Triton and the main character in The Little Mermaid. Ariel is obsessed with the human world, and makes a deal with the sea witch Ursula, trading her voice for legs. 

Arlo from The Good Dinosaur

Arlo is the youngest member of an Apatosaurus family who is afraid of everything. He falls into a river and must brave the wilderness to find his way back home.

Art from Monsters University

Art is one of the least well-known Disney Pixar characters that start with A. He is a furry purple monster who attends Monsters University where he takes part in the Scare Games with Mike and Sully.

Arthur from The Sword in the Stone

Arthur is an orphan who becomes the apprentice of the wizard Merlin in the animated movie The Sword in the Stone. He is able to pull the sword from the stone which reveals that he is actually Arthur Pendragon, the true heir to the throne of England.

Atta from A Bug’s Life

Atta is a Disney Pixar character beginning with A who is the princess of the ant colony in the film A Bug’s Life. She is nervous about taking over from her mother as queen but grows more confident thanks to her friendship with Flik.

Audrey Ramirez from Atlantis

Audrey Ramirez is the chief mechanic on an expedition to discover the lost continent of Atlantis. Eventually, she turns on the captain of the ship when she discovers that he plans to destroy the people of Atlantis for his own personal gain. 

Audrey from Home on the Range

Audrey is a Disney character that begins with the letter A in Home on the Range. She is a  nervous red hen who lives at Little Patch of Heaven farm. She is prone to panicking easily and often lays an egg when she does so. She assists the cows in their capture of Alameda Slim the cattle rustler. 

Augustin Madrigal from Encanto

Augustin is the father of Isabela, Luisa, and Mirabel in the animated musical, Encanto. He does not have any magic powers and is rather accident-prone. Fortunately for him, he is married to Julieta who has the gift of healing. 

Aurora from Sleeping Beauty

Princess Aurora is the unfortunate child who is cursed to die in the future on her christening day by the evil Maleficent. Luckily the three good fairies are able to alter the curse so that she only falls into a deep sleep when she pricks her finger on a spinning wheel. She must wait for true love’s kiss to wake her. 

Auto from WALL-E

Auto is a Disney Pixar character that begins with A. He is a robot built by the Buy N Large Corporation who appears in the movie Wall-E. He is programmed to follow a 700-year-old rule not to let anyone return to Earth. 

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