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** Ultear has one too.
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* Maori Kasuga of ''VideoGame/ArcanaHeart'', a {{Miko}}.
* Seraph Lamington, the ruler of Celestia in ''VideoGame/DisgaeaHourOfDarkness'', wears this haircut in its most pristine form.
* Utsuki, Kureha and Lady Ayako from ''VideoGame/{{Kuon}}''. Since it's set in FeudalJapan, it's hardly surprising.
* [[BarrierMaiden Zelda]] in ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaSkywardSword'' sports a traditional Hime Cut in place of the tiara favored by her other incarnations.

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* ''VideoGame/ArcanaHeart'': Maori Kasuga of ''VideoGame/ArcanaHeart'', a has this hair style and she's a {{Miko}}.
* ''VideoGame/DisgaeaHourOfDarkness'': Seraph Lamington, the ruler of Celestia in ''VideoGame/DisgaeaHourOfDarkness'', Celestia, wears this haircut in its most pristine form.
* *''VideoGame/{{Kuon}}'': Utsuki, Kureha and Lady Ayako from ''VideoGame/{{Kuon}}''. all sport this. Since it's the story is set in FeudalJapan, it's hardly surprising.
* [[BarrierMaiden Zelda]] in ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaSkywardSword'' ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaSkywardSword'': Zelda sports a traditional Hime Cut in place of the tiara favored by her other incarnations.incarnations because she's not a princess this time. She's technically a "spirit maiden", not a miko, but they are similar in function and the hair decorations in her post-Skyloft outfit appear similar to the kind worn by some shrine maidens.



* YamatoNadeshiko Nakoruru and {{miko}} Mizuki from ''VideoGame/SamuraiShodown''.
* Emily "Lili" Rochefort, an {{Ojou}}, from ''VideoGame/{{Tekken}}'' sports a perfectly trimmed blonde example of this.

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* ''VideoGame/SamuraiShodown''' has the YamatoNadeshiko Nakoruru and {{miko}} Mizuki from ''VideoGame/SamuraiShodown''.
both with this fashion.
* ''VideoGame/{{Tekken}}'': Emily "Lili" Rochefort, an {{Ojou}}, from ''VideoGame/{{Tekken}}'' {{Ojou}} sports a perfectly trimmed blonde example of this.



** Fujiwara no Mokou, who would have been ''actual'' Heian nobility.
* Valna from the ''VideoGame/{{Valis}}'' games. She's a princess, after all.

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** Fujiwara no Mokou, who would have been ''actual'' Heian nobility.
nobility and so, of course, she has this hair style.
* Valna from the ''VideoGame/{{Valis}}'' games.has Valna. She's a princess, after all.



* Mayucchi and Kokoro from ''VisualNovel/MajiDeWatashiNiKoiShinasai'', who are both {{Ojou}}.

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* ''VisualNovel/MajiDeWatashiNiKoiShinasai'': Mayucchi and Kokoro from ''VisualNovel/MajiDeWatashiNiKoiShinasai'', who are both {{Ojou}}.



* Kazuha from ''VisualNovel/YosugaNoSora'', an {{Ojou}}.

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* Kazuha from ''VisualNovel/YosugaNoSora'', ''VisualNovel/YosugaNoSora'':Kazuha an {{Ojou}}.{{Ojou}} has this look.



* Another western example is little Akiko Kitsune in ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'', presumably at the behest of her traditional Japanese mother.
* Clementine in ''{{Webcomic/Frivolesque}}'' always sports the hairstyle even though she's not Japanese. It accentuates her quiet, demure personality quite well, making her the closest thing to a western Yamato Nadeshiko the cast could have.
* Ai, the catgirl robot of ''Webcomic/RoninGalaxy'' has this haircut. She seems to be modeled after a traditional Japanese woman.

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* Another western example is ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'': little Akiko Kitsune in ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'', styles her hair this way, presumably at the behest of her traditional Japanese mother.
* ''{{Webcomic/Frivolesque}}'': Clementine in ''{{Webcomic/Frivolesque}}'' always sports the hairstyle even though she's not Japanese. It accentuates her quiet, demure personality quite well, making her the closest thing to a western Yamato Nadeshiko the cast could have.
* Ai, the catgirl robot of ''Webcomic/RoninGalaxy'' : Ai, the catgirl robot of has this haircut. She seems to be modeled after a traditional Japanese woman.



* Mai (nobility) from ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender'' technically has this haircut, though it's almost never drawn down. She also has {{Odango Hair}}.

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* ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender'': Mai (nobility) from ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender'' from technically has this haircut, though it's almost never drawn down. She also certainly has {{Odango Hair}}.the quiet gracefulness down.



* Mystique, doubling as a LadyOfWar and TheVamp, has a variation of this hairstyle in season one of ''WesternAnimation/XMenEvolution''. However, her bangs are somewhat shorter than most examples of this trope (possibly held up by the [[HairDecorations yellow pendant she wears on her forehead]]) and her side-locks are hung down in [[LongHairIsFeminine shoulder-length]], [[MotherlySidePlait plaited curtains]] that mesh with the longer hair she has in the back, covering her ears.

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* ''WesternAnimation/XMenEvolution'': Mystique, doubling as a LadyOfWar and TheVamp, has a variation of this hairstyle in season one of ''WesternAnimation/XMenEvolution''.one. However, her bangs are somewhat shorter than most examples of this trope (possibly held up by the [[HairDecorations yellow pendant she wears on her forehead]]) and her side-locks are hung down in [[LongHairIsFeminine shoulder-length]], [[MotherlySidePlait plaited curtains]] that mesh with the longer hair she has in the back, covering her ears.
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* Yuuko Ichihara from ''Manga/XxxHOLiC'', which enhances her sophisticated image.
* In ''Manga/{{Aruosumente}}'', protagonist Legna is a rare male example, although it's not immediately obvious because most of his hair is hidden beneath his cloak; he has long black hair with bangs and side tails cut off at chin level. He is also, as the Oracle, of a high social status, traditionally minded to a fault, and outwardly calm and dignified.

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* ''Manga/XxxHOLiC'': Yuuko Ichihara from ''Manga/XxxHOLiC'', which enhances her sophisticated image.
* In ''Manga/{{Aruosumente}}'', protagonist Legna is a rare male example, although it's not immediately obvious because most of his hair is hidden beneath his cloak; he has long black hair with bangs and side tails cut off at chin level. He is also, as the Oracle, of a high social status, traditionally minded to a fault, and outwardly calm and dignified.



* Nadeshiko Adenokouji from ''Manga/BinboGamiGa'' manages to combines this with OjouRinglets. Though it becomes more noticeable when she lets her hair down.

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* %%* ''Manga/BinboGamiGa'': Nadeshiko Adenokouji from ''Manga/BinboGamiGa'' manages to combines this with OjouRinglets. Though it becomes more noticeable when she lets her hair down.



* In ''Manga/BlueExorcist'', Izumo generally wears her hair in the traditional GirlishPigtails for her [[{{Tsundere}} character type]], but when down it fits the Hime Cut to the T. Suits her as well, with her [[BigOlEyebrows Hien Period Eyebrows]] and {{Miko}} status. [[spoiler: Of course, the last miko of the Kamiki family is her [[DemonicPossession mother]] who also had a similar hairstyle...but though a powerful miko was also a supreme WomanChild.]]
* Ouka, the StudentCouncilPresident from ''Manga/BusouRenkin''.
* [[MeaningfulName Hime]]gami Aisa from ''LightNovel/ACertainMagicalIndex'' as a variation on the {{Miko}} theme.
* Saten and Uiharu from the spin-off ''Manga/ACertainScientificRailgun'' perhaps explaining their fascination with {{Ojou}}s.
* Just about the entire female cast of the manga ''The Change!'' wears the Hime Cut because the series is set in the Heian court.
* Azmaria from ''Manga/ChronoCrusade'' has this hairstyle, despite being Portuguese, not Japanese. It fits her mature personality, although she's quieter and more humble than the {{Ojou}}.
* Tomoe from ''Manga/CountCain'', who wears it because she is the daughter of a samurai.
* Salamandinay from ''Anime/CrossAnge'' also sports this hairstyle. It is very fitting because she is a princess living in the eastern-themed DRAGON world.
* Yu Kanda from ''Manga/DGrayMan''
* Chichi from ''Manga/DragonBall''. She's had it underneath her headgear since childhood, and it's more prevalent when she grows up and takes it off. Signifying her traditional worldview and her role as a traditional Japanese mother.
* Kagura Mikazuchi from ''Anime/FairyTail'' sports this style as a symbol of superiority among her guild.
* Isuzu (aka Rin) from ''Manga/FruitsBasket'', who often dresses like an ElegantGothicLolita [[spoiler:but Akito crudely cuts it off as "punishment."]]
* Yomi Isayama from ''Anime/GaReiZero'', as she's the next to inherit the Isayama familiy name, which is considered prestigious among the exorcists of Japan.
* Rory Mercury from ''Literature/{{Gate}}'' has the hairstyle to go along with her ElegantGothicLolita attire.
* Yukio Himemiya in ''Manga/GokujouDrops'' has her hair this way. Makes sense since she's also an {{Ojou}}.
* Nako from ''Anime/HanaSakuIroha'' (although she usually has it up) the YamatoNadeshiko of the group.
* Ryoko Asakura of ''LightNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya'' sports this hairstyle, probably as part of her ClassRep surface persona.

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* In ''Manga/BlueExorcist'', Izumo generally wears her hair in the traditional GirlishPigtails for her [[{{Tsundere}} character type]], but when down it fits the Hime Cut to the T. Suits her as well, with her [[BigOlEyebrows Hien Period Eyebrows]] and {{Miko}} status. [[spoiler: Of course, the [[spoiler: The last miko of the Kamiki family is her [[DemonicPossession mother]] who also had a similar hairstyle...but though a powerful miko was also a supreme WomanChild.]]
* %%* ''Manga/BusouRenkin'': Ouka, the StudentCouncilPresident from ''Manga/BusouRenkin''.
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* ''LightNovel/ACertainMagicalIndex'': [[MeaningfulName Hime]]gami Aisa from ''LightNovel/ACertainMagicalIndex'' Aisa as a variation on the {{Miko}} theme.
theme but she insists that she is a ''magician'' that happens to dress like a miko.
* ''Manga/ACertainScientificRailgun'': Saten and Uiharu from the spin-off ''Manga/ACertainScientificRailgun'' perhaps explaining their fascination with {{Ojou}}s.
* ''The Change!'': Just about the entire female cast of the manga ''The Change!'' wears the Hime Cut because the series is set in the Heian court.
* ''Manga/ChronoCrusade'': Azmaria from ''Manga/ChronoCrusade'' has this hairstyle, despite being Portuguese, not Japanese. It fits her mature personality, although she's quieter and more humble than the {{Ojou}}.
* ''Manga/CountCain'': Tomoe from ''Manga/CountCain'', who wears it because she is the daughter of a samurai.
* Salamandinay from ''Anime/CrossAnge'' also ''Anime/CrossAnge'': Salamandinay sports this hairstyle. It is very fitting because she is a princess living in the eastern-themed DRAGON world.
* %%* ''Manga/DGrayMan'': Yu Kanda from ''Manga/DGrayMan''
Kanda
* Chichi from ''Manga/DragonBall''. She's Chichi's had it underneath her headgear since childhood, and it's more prevalent when she grows up and takes it off. Signifying It Signifies her traditional worldview and her role as a traditional Japanese mother.
* ''Anime/FairyTail'': Kagura Mikazuchi from ''Anime/FairyTail'' sports this style as a symbol of superiority among her guild.
* ''Manga/FruitsBasket'': Isuzu (aka Rin) from ''Manga/FruitsBasket'', who often dresses like an ElegantGothicLolita [[spoiler:but Akito crudely cuts it off as "punishment."]]
* ''Anime/GaReiZero'': Yomi Isayama from ''Anime/GaReiZero'', as because she's the next to inherit the Isayama familiy name, which is considered prestigious among the exorcists of Japan.
* ''Literature/{{Gate}}'': Rory Mercury from ''Literature/{{Gate}}'' has the hairstyle to go along with her ElegantGothicLolita attire.
* ''Manga/GokujouDrops'': Yukio Himemiya in ''Manga/GokujouDrops'' has her hair this way. Makes sense since she's also an {{Ojou}}.
* ''Anime/HanaSakuIroha'': Nako from ''Anime/HanaSakuIroha'' (although she usually has it up) the YamatoNadeshiko of the group.
* ''LightNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya'': Ryoko Asakura of ''LightNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya'' sports this hairstyle, probably as part of her ClassRep surface persona.



* Girlycard from ''Manga/{{Hellsing}}'', befitting the fact that Alucard was a ruler in his life as Vlad Dracula III.
* Ms. Yoshinoya in ''Manga/HidamariSketch'' uses it. [[spoiler:That's why she was given a leading role in a parody of the story of Kaguya-hime, by her former student Kishi Maiko]].
* Male example: Fujiwara no Sai in ''Manga/HikaruNoGo''. {{Justified|Trope}}, at his time this hairstyle was gender-neutral.
* Yamada from ''Manga/HoneyAndClover'' signifying her more traditional Japanese GirlNextDoor nature.
* Ririchiyo Shirakiin from ''Manga/InuXBokuSS'', an {{Ojou}}.

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* Girlycard from ''Manga/{{Hellsing}}'', ''Manga/{{Hellsing}}'': "Girlycard", that is, Alucard's female appearance, sports the long hair and even bangs. On one hand it's odd because "modest", "calm" and "demure" are not traits typically associated with him/her. On the other hand, it is befitting the fact that Alucard was a ruler in his life as Vlad Dracula III.
* ''Manga/HidamariSketch'': Ms. Yoshinoya in ''Manga/HidamariSketch'' uses it. [[spoiler:That's why she was given a leading role in a parody of the story of Kaguya-hime, by her former student Kishi Maiko]].
* ''Manga/HikaruNoGo'' has a Male example: example in Fujiwara no Sai in ''Manga/HikaruNoGo''. {{Justified|Trope}}, at his time this hairstyle was gender-neutral.
gender-neutral and he was a high status player. In modern Japan it certainly marks him as the traditional/historical guy in the bunch.
* ''Manga/HoneyAndClover'': Yamada from ''Manga/HoneyAndClover'' signifying her more traditional Japanese GirlNextDoor nature.
* ''Manga/InuXBokuSS'': Ririchiyo Shirakiin from ''Manga/InuXBokuSS'', an {{Ojou}}.



* Saraswati/Kirara from ''LightNovel/IsThisAZombie'' is a ElegantGothicLolita IdolSinger.
* Koko Hekmatyar in ''Manga/{{Jormungand}}'' has this haircut. She's nicknamed "Princess" by her squad.
* Mio from ''Manga/KOn'' fitting the more mature and traditional member of the band.

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* Saraswati/Kirara from ''LightNovel/IsThisAZombie'' : Saraswati/Kirara is a ElegantGothicLolita IdolSinger.
* ''Manga/{{Jormungand}}'': Koko Hekmatyar in ''Manga/{{Jormungand}}'' has this haircut. She's haircut and she's nicknamed "Princess" by her squad.
* ''Manga/KOn'': Mio from ''Manga/KOn'' has this as is it fitting for the more mature and traditional member of the band.



* Ayano from ''LightNovel/KazeNoStigma'', signifying her status as the successor of the Kannagi family.
* Satsuki Kiryuin, the StudentCouncilPresident and heir of the Kiryuin Conglomerate from ''Anime/KillLaKill''.
* Sawako Kuronuma from ''Manga/KimiNiTodoke''. She's a good traditional girl.

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* ''LightNovel/KazeNoStigma'': Ayano from ''LightNovel/KazeNoStigma'', signifying her status as the successor of the Kannagi family.
* ''Anime/KillLaKill'': Satsuki Kiryuin, the StudentCouncilPresident and heir of the Kiryuin Conglomerate from ''Anime/KillLaKill''.
Conglomerate, has very long hair and ruler straight bangs.
* ''Manga/KimiNiTodoke'': Sawako Kuronuma from ''Manga/KimiNiTodoke''. She's has this and she's a good traditional girl.



* Caucasian-esque example: Princess Millia from ''Anime/LastExileFamTheSilverWing'', which symbolizes her being a princess. Her hair gets cut short later on after getting rescued by Fam and Giselle.

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* ''Anime/LastExileFamTheSilverWing'' has a Caucasian-esque example: example in Princess Millia from ''Anime/LastExileFamTheSilverWing'', which Millia. It symbolizes her being a princess. Her hair gets cut short later on after getting rescued by Fam and Giselle.



* A RareMaleExample is Alto Saotome from ''Anime/MacrossFrontier''; some characters even make fun of him calling him "hime-sama". It's implied that the reason is that [[CrossCastRole he used to play female roles when he was a theater actor]]. It's not explained why he keeps the hairstyle after abandoning his acting career, though habit could be a reason as a flashback shows he's had it since he was a child. Another reason could do with the fact he [[StrongFamilyResemblance strongly resembles]] his [[MissingMom deceased mother]].

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* A ''Anime/MacrossFrontier'' has a RareMaleExample is Alto Saotome from ''Anime/MacrossFrontier''; some Saotome. Some characters even make fun of him calling him "hime-sama". It's implied that the reason is that [[CrossCastRole he used to play female roles when he was a theater actor]]. It's not explained why he keeps the hairstyle after abandoning his acting career, though habit could be a reason as a flashback shows he's had it since he was a child. Another reason could do with the fact he [[StrongFamilyResemblance strongly resembles]] his [[MissingMom deceased mother]].



* [[http://i700.photobucket.com/albums/ww8/MermaidMelodyFan101/coco.png Coco]] from ''Manga/MermaidMelodyPichiPichiPitch'', being a princess.
* Tsumugi, the eponymous {{miko}} from ''Manga/TheMikosWordsAndTheWitchesIncantations''.
* The second empress in ''Anime/MoribitoGuardianOfTheSpirit'' has this, as befits her station. (Doubtless the first and third empresses do also.)

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* ''Manga/MermaidMelodyPichiPichiPitch'': [[http://i700.photobucket.com/albums/ww8/MermaidMelodyFan101/coco.png Coco]] from ''Manga/MermaidMelodyPichiPichiPitch'', being is styled this way because she's a princess.
* ''Manga/TheMikosWordsAndTheWitchesIncantations'': Tsumugi, the eponymous {{miko}} from ''Manga/TheMikosWordsAndTheWitchesIncantations''.
{{miko}}.
* The ''Anime/MoribitoGuardianOfTheSpirit'': the second empress in ''Anime/MoribitoGuardianOfTheSpirit'' has this, as befits her station. (Doubtless the first and third empresses do also.)



* Kureneko from ''LightNovel/{{Oreimo}}'', in this case because she is mirroring the style worn by an [[StoryWithinAStory anime]] GothicLolita.
* One of the most important features of Yukari Hayasaka from ''Manga/ParadiseKiss'', given that she's trying to become a professional model.
* A clear example has shown up in ''Manga/{{Rinne}}''. Kaori [[MeaningfulName Himekawa]] in chapter 8 sports a pristine version, if a trifle short in the back. Fitting, as she is a reincarnated princess, [[spoiler:or rather it was enough to convince a ghost as much. Kaori is actually a reincarnated ''sea turtle''. She's not happy about that. Then again her name "river princess" does actually foreshadow this reveal]].
* Lady Kayura from ''Anime/RoninWarriors'' has a traditional hime cut as both a YamatoNadeshiko and LadyOfWar.

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* ''LightNovel/{{Oreimo}}'': Kureneko from ''LightNovel/{{Oreimo}}'', in this case because she is mirroring the style worn by an [[StoryWithinAStory anime]] GothicLolita.
* ''Manga/ParadiseKiss'': One of the most important features of Yukari Hayasaka from ''Manga/ParadiseKiss'', is this hairstyle given that she's trying to become a professional model.
* A clear example has shown up in ''Manga/{{Rinne}}''. *''Manga/{{Rinne}}'': Kaori [[MeaningfulName Himekawa]] in chapter 8 sports a pristine version, if a trifle short in the back. Fitting, as she is a reincarnated princess, [[spoiler:or rather it was enough to convince a ghost as much. Kaori is actually a reincarnated ''sea turtle''. She's not happy about that. Then again her name "river princess" does actually foreshadow this reveal]].
* ''Anime/RoninWarriors'': Lady Kayura from ''Anime/RoninWarriors'' has a traditional hime cut as both a YamatoNadeshiko and LadyOfWar.



* Kirara, a {{miko}}, and Ukyo from ''Anime/SamuraiSeven'' the anime version, when they take their hats off.
* Rin Itoshiki in ''Manga/SayonaraZetsubouSensei''. She has many traditional Japanese traits, such as her interest in ikebana.
* Nadeshiko Fujisaki from ''Manga/ShugoChara'' wears hers in this style, but as a ponytail, and (if you ignore the [[CuteAndPsycho psycho-ness]]) is clearly a YamatoNadeshiko. However, [[spoiler:she's actually a boy. Appropriately, he wears his hair in a SamuraiPonytail.]]
* Anya from the ''Manga/SoulEater'' SpinOff ''Manga/SoulEaterNot'', who is an {{Ojou}}.
* Holo from ''LightNovel/SpiceAndWolf'' fitting her as a goddess.
* Maon from ''Anime/{{Tamayura}}'', underlining her efforts to become a YamatoNadeshiko.
* Ayeka from ''Anime/TenchiMuyo'' has a variation of it. It has the perfectly cut bangs but the hair is promptly cut off at neck level, save for two long pony tails that nearly touch the ground. Clearly designed to remind you of the HimeCut while being alien enough to remind you... she's an alien.
* Benio Adashino from ''Manga/TwinStarExorcists'', signifying her position as the current head of a distinguished family of exorcists.
* Saki Rukino from ''Anime/ValvraveTheLiberator'' sports this hairstyle, combined with a half-updo. She is a TeenIdol, who also requires a very presentable public image like other kinds of celebrities.
* Sunako Nakahara from ''Manga/TheWallflower''. Fits her YamatoNadeshiko theme.
* Aoi from ''{{Manga/Working}}'', to underline the suspicion that she may come from a high-class background.

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* ''Anime/SamuraiSeven'':
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Kirara, a {{miko}}, {{miko}} with determination and personal dignity in trying circumstances
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Ukyo from ''Anime/SamuraiSeven'' is pretty high status, being the anime version, when they take their hats off.
son of a successful merchant and [[spoiler: clone of the emperor]] but he has none of the character traits. He's only good at ''looking'' the part.
* ''Manga/SayonaraZetsubouSensei'': Rin Itoshiki in ''Manga/SayonaraZetsubouSensei''. She Itoshiki has many traditional Japanese traits, such as her interest in ikebana.
* ''Manga/ShugoChara'': Nadeshiko Fujisaki from ''Manga/ShugoChara'' wears hers in this style, but as a ponytail, and (if you ignore the [[CuteAndPsycho psycho-ness]]) is clearly a YamatoNadeshiko. However, [[spoiler:she's actually a boy. Appropriately, he wears his hair in a SamuraiPonytail.]]
* Anya from the ''Manga/SoulEater'' SpinOff ''Manga/SoulEaterNot'', a ''Manga/SoulEater'' SpinOff, has Anya who is an {{Ojou}}.
* Holo from ''LightNovel/SpiceAndWolf'' fitting her as a goddess.
*
''Anime/{{Tamayura}}'': Maon from ''Anime/{{Tamayura}}'', underlining styling her hair this way underlines her efforts to become a YamatoNadeshiko.
* ''Anime/TenchiMuyo'': Ayeka from ''Anime/TenchiMuyo'' has a variation of it. It has the perfectly cut bangs but the hair is promptly cut off at neck level, save for two long pony tails that nearly touch the ground. Clearly It is clearly designed to remind you of the HimeCut while being alien enough to remind you... she's an alien.
alien. Also, while she tries to be graceful, modest and elegant at all times she also has a temper and is prone to fighting with Ryoko.
* ''Manga/TwinStarExorcists'': Benio Adashino from ''Manga/TwinStarExorcists'', has this signifying her position as the current head of a distinguished family of exorcists.
* ''Anime/ValvraveTheLiberator'': Saki Rukino from ''Anime/ValvraveTheLiberator'' Rukino sports this hairstyle, combined with a half-updo. She is a TeenIdol, who also requires a very presentable public image like other kinds of celebrities.
* ''Manga/TheWallflower'': This hair style is one of the signs that Sunako Nakahara from ''Manga/TheWallflower''. Fits could make a terrific YamatoNadeshiko, if her YamatoNadeshiko theme.
aunt or the boys could get her to care enough to maintain it properly.
* ''{{Manga/Working}}'': Aoi from ''{{Manga/Working}}'', has this to underline the suspicion that she may come from a high-class background.



* ''Comicbook/XMen'': The Japanese X-Woman [[Characters/XMen2000sMembers Armor]] is usually portrayed with a Hime Cut, denoting her as more distinctly Japanese [[ComicBook/IllyanaRasputin Magik]] ([[http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/b/bf/Magik.jpg just look]]) also wears one, though she's Russian.

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* ''Comicbook/XMen'': The Japanese X-Woman [[Characters/XMen2000sMembers Armor]] is usually portrayed with a Hime Cut, denoting her as more distinctly Japanese [[ComicBook/IllyanaRasputin Magik]] ([[http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/b/bf/Magik.jpg just look]]) also wears one, though she's Russian.Japanese. The armor that inspired her codename is literally a AncestralWeapon.



* In ''Literature/StoneKing'', Lt. Kirihara Azusa wears her hair like this [[spoiler:until most of her hair is burned off during Jalal's attack on Kasama Defense Station]].

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* %%* In ''Literature/StoneKing'', Lt. Kirihara Azusa wears her hair like this [[spoiler:until most of her hair is burned off during Jalal's attack on Kasama Defense Station]].
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/InspectorGadget'' episode, "The Japanese Connection" Penny's Japanese friend Atsuko sports this hairstyle along with the associated personality. It's probably the least offensive of the numerous stereotypes present in the episode.

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* In the ''WesternAnimation/InspectorGadget'' episode, "The Japanese Connection" Penny's Japanese friend Atsuko sports this hairstyle along with the associated personality. It's probably the least offensive of the numerous stereotypes present in the episode.



* Many wearers of [[ElegantGothicLolita Lolita fashion]] and Hime Gal have a hime cut, presumably both due to its regal connotations and the fact that it frames the face nicely if all the rest of the hair is in ringlets or a bouffant. It is admittedly less popular now than it used to be.

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* Many wearers of [[ElegantGothicLolita Lolita fashion]] and Hime Gal have a hime cut, presumably both due to its regal connotations and the fact that it frames the face nicely if all the rest of the hair is in ringlets or a bouffant. It is admittedly less popular now than it used to be.
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* Yu Kanda from ''Manga/DGrayMan''
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* Yuuko Ichihara from ''Manga/XxxHolic'', which enhances her sophisticated image.

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* Yuuko Ichihara from ''Manga/XxxHolic'', ''Manga/XxxHOLiC'', which enhances her sophisticated image.
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* Yuuko Ichihara from ''Manga/XxxHolic'', which enhances her sophisticated image.
28th Apr '16 8:02:30 AM sorako
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** The elder Kyo Sawagi as well sport this hairstyle and is hinted to be an {{Ojou}}.

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** The elder Kyo Sawagi Sawagi, as well sport well, sports this hairstyle and is hinted to be an {{Ojou}}.



* Ouka from ''Manga/BusouRenkin'', being an {{Expy}} of Tomoe, also has a Hime Cut.

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* Ouka Ouka, the StudentCouncilPresident from ''Manga/BusouRenkin'', being an {{Expy}} of Tomoe, also has a Hime Cut.''Manga/BusouRenkin''.
26th Apr '16 1:00:02 PM sorako
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* In ''Manga/BlueExorcist'' [[{{Tsundere}} Izumo]] generally wears her hair in the traditional GirlishPigtails for her [[{{Tsundere}} character type]], but when down it fits the HimeCut to the T. Suits her as well, with her [[BigOlEyebrows Hien Period Eyebrows]] and {{Miko}} status. [[spoiler: Of course, the last miko of the Kamiki family is her [[DemonicPossession mother]] who also had a similar hairstyle...but though a powerful miko was also a supreme WomanChild.]]

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* In ''Manga/BlueExorcist'' [[{{Tsundere}} Izumo]] ''Manga/BlueExorcist'', Izumo generally wears her hair in the traditional GirlishPigtails for her [[{{Tsundere}} character type]], but when down it fits the HimeCut Hime Cut to the T. Suits her as well, with her [[BigOlEyebrows Hien Period Eyebrows]] and {{Miko}} status. [[spoiler: Of course, the last miko of the Kamiki family is her [[DemonicPossession mother]] who also had a similar hairstyle...but though a powerful miko was also a supreme WomanChild.]]
26th Apr '16 12:52:52 PM sorako
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* Yomi Isayama from ''Anime/GaReiZero'', as she's the next to inherit the Isayama familiy name, which is considered prestigious among the exorcists of Japan.



* Yomi Isayama from ''Anime/GareiZero'', as she's the next to inherit the Isayama familiy name, which is considered prestigious among the exorcists of Japan.
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