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Nala Descriptive Personality Statistics

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Nala is a character from The Lion King.

This page summarizes crowd sourced ratings of their personality collected from users of the Statistical "Which Character" Personality Quiz. This website has recruited more than 3 million volunteers to rate characters on descriptive adjectives and other properties, which can be aggregated to create profiles that users can be matched to as part of a personality test. For more information about how the ratings were collected and how they are used, see the documentation.

Aggregated ratings for 400 descriptions

The table shows the average rating the character received for each descriptive item on a 1 to 100 scale and what that character's rank for the description is among all 2,000 characters in the database. It also shows the standard deviation of the ratings and how many different individuals submitted a rating for that description.

ItemAverage ratingRankRating standard deviationNumber of raters
lion (not zebra)97.2156.810
beautiful (not ugly)93.210810.31170
charmer (not buffoon)92.83110.89
loyal (not traitorous)91.915111.41324
healthy (not sickly)89.84012.71449
competent (not incompetent)89.420813.31397
attractive (not repulsive)89.314313.01423
🌟 (not 💩)89.210514.1543
enchanting (not disturbing)89.25410.45
heroic (not villainous)89.115212.51403
valedictorian (not drop out)88.715316.0503
persistent (not quitter)88.545314.4528
treasure (not trash)88.213914.6603
badass (not weakass)88.129716.4183
proud (not apologetic)88.028115.29
diligent (not lazy)87.744412.01282
kind (not cruel)87.422813.31436
meaningful (not pointless)87.41704.77
hygienic (not gross)87.438812.510
fresh (not stinky)87.011613.9797
coordinated (not clumsy)86.921814.91374
spirited (not lifeless)86.726625.28
charming (not awkward)86.69314.01391
high IQ (not low IQ)86.537911.91629
soulful (not soulless)86.522913.81172
confident (not insecure)86.016915.31440
devoted (not unfaithful)86.038819.8126
perceptive (not unobservant)85.933115.5162
nurturing (not poisonous)85.712615.5664
empath (not psychopath)85.611412.2194
feminist (not sexist)85.527117.9690
motivated (not unmotivated)85.558717.397
friendly (not unfriendly)85.531414.56
active (not slothful)85.231815.71380
strong identity (not social chameleon)85.226111.014
self-disciplined (not disorganized)85.035915.21268
progressive (not old-fashioned)85.09510.45
reasonable (not deranged)84.99815.6510
knowledgeable (not ignorant)84.628016.0176
egalitarian (not racist)84.444117.4453
rhythmic (not stuttering)84.212416.5165
resourceful (not helpless)84.142718.31089
civilized (not barbaric)84.026615.61354
manicured (not scruffy)84.034817.91694
real (not fake)83.934525.713
eloquent (not unpolished)83.718816.31452
legit (not scrub)83.716917.1735
prestigious (not disreputable)83.611615.81422
feminine (not masculine)83.625416.91374
driven (not unambitious)83.558918.11464
one-faced (not two-faced)83.521019.9236
maverick (not conformist)83.525922.510
sincere (not irreverent)82.927117.011
go-getter (not slugabed)82.637117.5472
neurotypical (not autistic)82.56817.51139
self-improving (not self-destructive)82.53115.9160
focused (not absentminded)82.554111.18
sensible (not ludicrous)82.411617.01360
💝 (not 💔)82.48919.3783
mighty (not puny)82.028817.11385
pro (not noob)82.045018.0498
comfortable (not awkward)81.914118.08
stylish (not slovenly)81.726216.41297
wise (not foolish)81.717715.41362
cat person (not dog person)81.710525.5130
angelic (not demonic)81.517817.41241
sane (not crazy)81.47919.1544
seemly (not inappropriate)81.425813.75
welcoming experience (not cringing away)81.416123.610
charismatic (not uninspiring)81.241418.21525
neat (not messy)81.228716.91120
high standards (not desperate)81.120520.8251
loveable (not punchable)81.022120.3167
musical (not off-key)80.99519.5171
disarming (not creepy)80.718615.5682
sturdy (not flimsy)80.531420.3146
love-focused (not money-focused)80.545123.092
bold (not shy)80.478518.41348
😏 (not 😬)80.412619.9549
outdoorsy (not indoorsy)80.423328.38
inspiring (not cringeworthy)80.316920.31152
sexual (not asexual)80.338518.5192
positive (not negative)80.322312.610
blessed (not cursed)80.35810.27
romantic (not dispassionate)80.330218.3194
cool (not dorky)80.021120.1456
popular (not rejected)80.022318.912
😊 (not 🤣)79.914820.0575
pointed (not random)79.942817.9167
people-person (not things-person)79.920411.08
prideful (not envious)79.816317.3247
fast (not slow)79.731818.91261
down2earth (not head@clouds)79.716321.21330
activist (not nonpartisan)79.52948.412
independent (not codependent)79.435323.81666
🥰 (not 🙃)79.410424.0783
altruistic (not selfish)79.323817.41431
self-assured (not self-conscious)79.326122.11383
🧗 (not 🛌)79.235822.3843
direct (not roundabout)79.135821.51296
family-first (not work-first)79.127122.11756
mature (not juvenile)79.129720.31115
on-time (not tardy)79.050221.6231
big-vocabulary (not small-vocabulary)79.057312.27
washed (not muddy)78.925221.0104
alert (not oblivious)78.940521.2495
assertive (not passive)78.850819.91401
not genocidal (not genocidal)78.849327.3120
straight (not queer)78.650526.1687
overachiever (not underachiever)78.660319.2196
bright (not depressed)78.613517.61353
🤺 (not 🏌)78.541622.8453
blue (not red)78.519511.46
genius (not dunce)78.240514.81410
refined (not rugged)78.226920.21319
normal (not weird)78.24518.71287
insightful (not generic)78.236720.511
believable (not poorly-written)78.147719.2168
playful (not shy)78.050617.41293
vibrant (not geriatric)78.037220.8158
tasteful (not lewd)77.923020.91285
perfect (not flawed)77.93123.612
important (not irrelevant)77.678322.9892
reassuring (not fearmongering)77.522222.2102
orderly (not chaotic)77.430720.51231
workaholic (not slacker)77.181917.91052
opinionated (not jealous)77.138619.2109
pure (not debased)76.925019.31299
🐩 (not 🐒)76.925322.6496
clean (not perverted)76.951524.2201
snoops (not minds-own-business)76.654613.510
gendered (not androgynous)76.583625.3631
opinionated (not neutral)76.585524.3229
tactful (not indiscreet)76.422921.9512
🥵 (not 🥶)76.416022.4180
noble (not jovial)76.434921.510
decisive (not hesitant)76.353821.71340
warm (not cold)76.237420.81376
bubbly (not flat)76.229111.510
straightforward (not cryptic)76.126523.01348
accurate (not off target)76.149525.89
forward (not repressed)76.133719.38
involved (not remote)76.036821.11295
unenthusiastic about food (not foodie)76.01334.02
respectful (not rude)75.944820.21283
equitable (not hypocritical)75.919120.31152
patriotic (not unpatriotic)75.836123.6524
😀 (not 😭)75.717920.3519
precise (not vague)75.640120.11060
smooth (not rough)75.516121.71380
highbrow (not lowbrow)75.426419.51171
chic (not cheesy)75.318024.8122
forward-thinking (not stuck-in-the-past)75.319022.3206
enlightened (not lost)75.215622.2165
protagonist (not antagonist)75.263927.3104
deep (not shallow)75.135621.5610
cultured (not rustic)75.130924.2103
good-cook (not bad-cook)75.013722.0153
devout (not heathen)74.617922.31195
all-seeing (not blind)74.633111.77
rational (not whimsical)74.539721.81463
interested (not bored)74.547521.4175
honorable (not cunning)74.437324.91497
still (not twitchy)74.412823.0249
good-manners (not bad-manners)74.461112.68
interesting (not tiresome)74.357821.51352
intuitive (not analytical)74.230229.85
rich (not poor)74.155220.21218
gentle (not harsh)74.135914.514
🐘 (not 🐀)74.014424.2778
spelunker (not claustrophobic)74.019021.9159
straight edge (not junkie)74.071225.310
stable (not unstable)74.024819.37
resolute (not wavering)73.848224.8506
sunny (not gloomy)73.831820.7178
reliable (not experimental)73.735225.1156
📈 (not 📉)73.624626.6443
studious (not goof-off)73.573322.5542
sweet (not bitter)73.435720.81377
heartfelt (not clinical)73.45349.17
giving (not receiving)73.446121.5100
bossy (not meek)73.374419.01298
young (not old)73.367820.71337
wholesome (not salacious)73.343225.3448
joyful (not miserable)73.324020.7539
proper (not scandalous)73.235223.21394
brave (not careful)73.250524.81399
leader (not follower)73.274416.46
handy (not can't-fix-anything)73.263523.58
consistent (not variable)73.134224.9190
generous (not stingy)73.149522.7217
evolutionist (not creationist)73.031327.28
fussy (not sloppy)73.064912.08
unannoying (not annoying)72.927717.08
😇 (not 😈)72.741724.8551
summer (not winter)72.440227.8113
open to new experinces (not uncreative)72.374622.11283
factual (not exaggerating)72.333621.9160
flirtatious (not prudish)72.246623.5101
dominant (not submissive)72.173923.41361
forgiving (not vengeful)72.139924.01283
curious (not apathetic)72.155523.61287
confidential (not gossiping)72.073423.31639
hunter (not gatherer)72.051429.8190
practical (not imaginative)71.953623.71343
entrepreneur (not employee)71.964925.39
hopeful (not fearful)71.850727.59
alpha (not beta)71.770727.21349
insider (not outsider)71.512425.81081
efficient (not overprepared)71.536026.6180
queen (not princess)71.559434.2107
flower child (not goth)71.458127.3111
moderate (not gluttonous)71.45588.38
optimistic (not pessimistic)71.236523.41359
permanent (not transient)71.127025.1632
introspective (not not introspective)71.147225.0693
wooden (not plastic)71.151925.0164
lawyerly (not engineerial)70.942721.08
political (not nonpolitical)70.942125.41225
adventurous (not stick-in-the-mud)70.960724.01246
calm (not anxious)70.822422.61292
white knight (not bad boy)70.857024.9105
🙋‍♂️ (not 🙅‍♂️)70.736628.3498
fixable (not unfixable)70.632524.7171
never cries (not often crying)70.654922.8102
no-nonsense (not dramatic)70.531325.4713
emancipated (not enslaved)70.457325.51235
unfrivolous (not goofy)70.165725.311
extraordinary (not mundane)69.974824.21341
blissful (not haunted)69.917723.0198
complimentary (not insulting)69.948024.11140
warm (not quarrelsome)69.736623.01370
real (not philosophical)69.747925.01039
French (not Russian)69.736929.6141
attentive (not interrupting)69.641526.3175
👨‍⚕️ (not 👨‍🔧)69.446227.7492
minimalist (not pack rat)69.329523.7470
glad (not mad)69.330221.8508
good-humored (not angry)69.256521.71349
presidential (not folksy)69.250024.9139
chronically single (not serial dater)69.268632.06
🎃 (not 💀)69.130925.1168
suspicious (not awkward)69.166319.01179
expressive (not monotone)69.166125.5138
compersive (not jealous)69.033422.61114
resistant (not resigned)68.976226.71298
official (not backdoor)68.929524.71447
social (not reclusive)68.951624.8879
armoured (not vulnerable)68.866722.41375
demanding (not unchallenging)68.8103525.7229
grateful (not entitled)68.743326.0187
prying (not unmeddlesome)68.783518.813
liberal (not conservative)68.560627.9508
English (not German)68.5110129.3145
stable (not moody)68.418024.21285
works hard (not plays hard)68.381123.71307
👟 (not 🥾)68.240430.1481
flourishing (not traumatized)68.114124.8185
Constant PDA (not Hates PDA)68.129417.29
🧠 (not 💪)68.090426.3649
orange (not purple)67.727630.51190
fortunate (not unlucky)67.530022.31282
realistic (not fantastical)67.559428.6164
fulfilled (not unfulfilled)67.524232.110
smug (not sheepish)67.589624.012
supportive (not catty)67.574619.88
natural (not mechanical)67.551417.52
emotional (not unemotional)67.490925.799
sober (not indulgent)67.334926.11238
spicy (not mild)67.374124.71393
frank (not sugarcoated)67.398327.2109
sheriff (not outlaw)67.153825.61388
existentialist (not nihilist)67.141323.6769
happy (not sad)66.930421.21357
profound (not ironic)66.928124.6182
😎 (not 🧐)66.958130.6527
f***-the-police (not tattle-tale)66.880329.1180
pronatalist (not child free)66.623527.11137
😜 (not 🤐)66.650624.8453
master (not apprentice)66.587526.2717
moist (not dry)66.530526.6139
👽 (not 🤡)66.442523.1400
giggling (not chortling)66.422027.9177
chosen one (not everyman)66.252226.699
democratic (not authoritarian)66.153029.11175
OCD (not ADHD)66.074827.1150
open-minded (not close-minded)65.968523.81618
extrovert (not introvert)65.867825.21375
🐮 (not 🐷)65.835324.4650
cannibal (not vegan)65.848830.1151
demure (not vain)65.740822.61216
street-smart (not sheltered)65.682427.61376
💃 (not 🧕)65.483428.3815
parental (not childlike)65.474928.310
narcissistic (not low self esteem)65.267421.1182
sassy (not chill)65.296528.913
sporty (not bookish)65.145527.41317
overthinker (not underthinker)65.1103824.87
metrosexual (not macho)65.168023.8137
cocky (not timid)65.1102625.1140
normie (not freak)65.040327.5237
touchy-feely (not distant)65.045627.2113
sage (not whippersnapper)64.936025.9141
cautious (not impulsive)64.756926.41344
hugs (not handshakes)64.749731.010
theist (not atheist)64.630525.7848
ivory-tower (not blue-collar)64.651727.11169
concrete (not abstract)64.363328.5474
concise (not long-winded)64.344123.395
intellectual (not physical)64.291425.21247
jock (not nerd)64.250924.11316
realist (not idealist)64.254229.41134
modest (not flamboyant)64.169726.51349
cheery (not sorrowful)64.044022.51284
stoic (not hypochondriac)64.066728.080
eager (not reluctant)64.082022.06
thick-skinned (not sensitive)63.960426.31542
modern (not historical)63.967926.41004
serene (not pensive)63.95228.3176
nice (not naughty)63.864823.612
privileged (not oppressed)63.695925.6145
tall (not short)63.477622.21395
communal (not individualist)63.427931.01140
contrarian (not yes-man)63.377828.690
bold (not serious)63.268327.41395
🦄 (not 🐴)63.146231.3469
slumbering (not insomniac)63.117225.28
melee (not ranged)63.024432.1133
rebellious (not obedient)62.991627.81344
deliberate (not spontaneous)62.891128.81223
exhibitionist (not bashful)62.879127.4178
common sense (not analysis)62.825330.9124
domestic (not industrial)62.743527.4954
frenzied (not sleepy)62.6126822.2162
earth (not air)62.681932.2211
rock (not rap)62.6142428.894
writer (not reader)62.651838.810
funny (not humorless)62.379723.01281
moderate (not extreme)62.237024.91337
focused on the future (not focused on the present)62.140228.41323
classical (not avant-garde)62.171528.0891
expressive (not stoic)62.083727.41276
literal (not metaphorical)61.978526.31228
questioning (not believing)61.990831.210
unstirring (not quivering)61.998725.49
guarded (not open)61.7119625.81313
chill (not offended)61.742726.9162
outgoing (not withdrawn)61.782933.78
morning lark (not night owl)61.641528.8966
Greek (not Roman)61.523231.3142
wired (not tired)61.583619.98
reasoned (not instinctual)61.445429.51297
patient (not impatient)61.444128.9654
euphoric (not resentful)61.344127.49
wolf (not bear)61.383732.13
sweet (not savory)61.255233.012
photographer (not physicist)61.278531.38
👻 (not 🤖)61.163927.3436
transparent (not machiavellian)61.159830.5100
humble (not arrogant)61.058526.31246
ferocious (not pacifist)60.991828.31345
empirical (not theoretical)60.854927.31081
tailor (not blacksmith)60.892730.8138
literary (not mathematical)60.785327.91161
biased (not impartial)60.6107527.01237
creator (not consumer)60.685321.95
intimate (not formal)60.567827.0804
pain-avoidant (not masochistic)60.547427.1160
thinker (not feeler)60.560526.313
🥳 (not 🥴)60.343728.7498
preppy (not punk rock)60.291828.9177
bourgeoisie (not proletariat)60.065229.01102
genuine (not sarcastic)59.977228.01370
dramatic (not comedic)59.9111927.3170
cheery (not grumpy)59.962424.79
🦒 (not 🐐)59.818629.3658
exuberant (not subdued)59.885530.1151
trendy (not vintage)59.831629.2198
boundary breaking (not stereotypical)59.888324.86
non-gamer (not gamer)59.795233.7177
traditional (not unorthodox)59.660629.31079
prankster (not anti-prank)59.660819.77
proactive (not reactive)59.439230.6115
grounded (not fantasy-prone)59.476527.09
worldly (not innocent)59.2117126.91332
socialist (not libertarian)59.221630.01155
accepting (not judgemental)59.269828.21115
logical (not emotional)59.163525.91353
delicate (not coarse)59.151623.48
🎩 (not 🧢)59.083132.3453
city-slicker (not country-bumpkin)58.9115629.0532
stubborn (not accommodating)58.9129432.0238
hoarder (not unprepared)58.893220.11161
dolphin (not kangaroo)58.860730.16
feisty (not gracious)58.6115128.31547
regular (not zany)58.653528.1436
cosmopolitan (not provincial)58.573928.01101
dystopian (not utopian)58.572641.52
lustful (not chaste)58.485725.11286
politically correct (not edgy)58.460828.11239
statist (not anarchist)58.476928.4666
thick (not thin)58.353324.81077
extravagant (not thrifty)58.371427.6173
goal-oriented (not experince-oriented)58.391229.811
cynical (not gullible)58.2104727.3105
mainstream (not arcane)58.050026.81119
pretentious (not unassuming)58.089126.4499
🐿 (not 🦇)57.991531.2413
strict (not lenient)57.788123.81357
woke (not problematic)57.774928.512
competitive (not cooperative)57.6104731.11369
doer (not thinker)57.4108932.4218
objective (not subjective)57.355329.1963
militaristic (not hippie)57.3105327.512
divine (not earthly)57.342732.27
green thumb (not plant-neglecter)57.368723.97
luddite (not technophile)57.271327.2904
world traveler (not homebody)57.290327.610
🤠 (not 🤑)56.9106631.2454
picky (not always down)56.892228.9128
mild (not manic)56.756026.23
methodical (not astonishing)56.4102328.51215
🤔 (not 🤫)56.299331.4475
cassanova (not love shy)56.281730.69
private (not gregarious)56.0111727.41236
penny-pincher (not overspender)56.093625.8642
innovative (not routine)56.091931.47
multicolored (not monochrome)55.977531.5973
linear (not circular)55.875230.4149
tight (not loose)55.6118626.8185
varied (not repetitive)55.549826.8659
well behaved (not mischievous)55.472629.41329
kinky (not vanilla)55.484628.51174
nonconformist (not social climber)55.499632.113
charming (not trusting)55.389430.61286
explorer (not builder)55.390231.51590
slow-talking (not fast-talking)55.353027.0178
indie (not pop)55.3117432.7110
reserved (not chatty)55.288027.01308
utilitarian (not decorative)55.2116328.1934
intense (not lighthearted)55.2125630.8176
trusting (not suspicious)54.974029.31286
relaxed (not tense)54.934126.31265
flexible (not rigid)54.969325.11209
freelance (not corporate)54.9106130.9144
👨‍🚀 (not 🧙)54.777329.9668
tautology (not oxymoron)54.737027.566
basic (not hipster)54.6109326.61127
artistic (not scientific)54.585927.11141
fire (not water)54.5112134.6181
low-tech (not high-tech)54.388129.81025
naive (not paranoid)54.354124.298
energetic (not mellow)54.097130.28
secretive (not open-book)53.9121127.1165
👩‍🔬 (not 👩‍🎤)53.885331.3541
mysterious (not unambiguous)53.781028.81636
original (not cliché)53.7100625.87
capitalist (not communist)53.6108829.68
businesslike (not chivalrous)53.590931.7211
quiet (not loud)53.286626.41386
Coke (not Pepsi)53.288534.9197
animalistic (not human)53.145933.31346
scheduled (not spontaneous)53.0107330.91303
specialist (not generalist)53.0121629.1858
factual (not poetic)53.0108228.7172
complicated (not simple)52.9134928.11364
scholarly (not crafty)52.970628.51572
monastic (not hedonist)52.870827.3337
ambitious (not realistic)52.8118332.1202
deep (not epic)52.787729.9160
side character (not main character)52.698631.995
uptight (not easy)52.6120634.39
spiritual (not skeptical)52.546929.01208
conspiracist (not sheeple)52.5136226.81046
soft (not hard)52.485025.71330
wild (not tame)52.4116227.21566
🏀 (not 🎨)52.473534.5181
playful (not serious)52.176723.21371
urban (not rural)52.1138731.3795
triggered (not trolling)52.0137726.0138
radical (not centrist)51.9106628.9126
average (not deviant)51.769627.31117
leisurely (not hurried)51.771526.11569
soft (not hard)51.786325.61172
jaded (not innocent)51.6133627.9117
aloof (not obsessed)51.544623.51117
western (not eastern)51.5155731.9611
captain (not first-mate)51.398034.01645
frugal (not lavish)51.2110526.21147
hard-work (not natural-talent)51.2131031.8248
boy/girl-next-door (not celebrity)51.2121835.0125
resists change (not likes change)51.2140029.213
mad-scientist (not lumberjack)51.1116030.67
'left-brained' (not 'right-brained')51.096629.0921
fighter (not lover)50.1100727.5192
conventional (not creative)50.292128.91306
🏋️‍♂️ (not 🚴)50.258733.2450
predictable (not quirky)50.892528.6119
Swedish (not Italian)50.695033.0144
spartan (not glamorous)50.5116437.611

The lowest rating for any description in the table is 50.0 despite a 1 to 100 scale being used. This is because descriptions that had values lower than the midpoint were reversed. For example, a score of 1/100 for "hot (not cold)" is equivalent to a score of 100/100 for "cold (not hot)". This was done so that all the traits that are most distinctive for a character are at the top of the table.

Similar characters

The similarity between two characters can be calculated by taking the correlation between the lists of their traits. This produces a value from +1 to -1. With +1 implying that every trait one character is high on the other one is high on too, to an equal degree. And, -1 implying that if a character is high on specific trait, the other one is low on it. The 10 most and least similar characters to Nala based on their crowd-sourced profiles are listed below with the correlation in parenthesis.

Most similar Least similar
  1. Beth Pearson (0.901)
  2. Jennifer Jareau (0.868)
  3. Tami Taylor (0.859)
  4. Princess Leia (0.857)
  5. Jasmine (0.852)
  6. Elizabeth Burke (0.849)
  7. Helen Parr (0.849)
  8. Black Panther (0.841)
  9. Juliet O'Hara (0.841)
  10. Olivia Benson (0.835)
  1. Dennis Nedry (-0.694)
  2. Arturo Roman (-0.658)
  3. Kermit (-0.622)
  4. Theon Greyjoy (-0.609)
  5. The Deep (-0.602)
  6. A.J. Soprano (-0.594)
  7. George Costanza (-0.58)
  8. Jonah Ryan (-0.574)
  9. Sam Healy (-0.572)
  10. Nick Dunne (-0.571)

Personality types

Users who took the quiz were asked to self-identify their Myers-Briggs and Enneagram types. We can look at the average match scores of these different groups of users with Nala to see what personality types people who describe themselves in ways similar to the way Nala is described identify as.

Myers-Briggs Self-type Average match score with character Number of users


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