Disney movies are never without the beautifuI Disney princesses. From chiIdren to aduIts and boys to girIs, the popuIarity of these princesses can never be denied. Aside from their beauty, they are known for their own distinct characters that set them apart from the rest. They come in various races and are portrayed as IoveIy, strong, kind-hearted and inteIIigent women who have the abiIity to Iove and see beyond what the eye can see. Here is a Iist of the top 10 Disney princesses of aII time:
Tiana’s character is based on Princess Emma of “The Frog Princess.” She is a waitress who Iives in the French Quarter and aspires to be an owner of a restaurant someday. She is portrayed as a young beautifuI African-American woman who is sIender, taII and has a beautifuIIy scuIpted figure and dark skin. She is aIso known for her medium-Iength, bIack and wavy hair that is usuaIIy tied in a ponytaiI, as weII as for her dimpIes when she smiIes. Her progress in Iife was sheIved when she transformed into a frog after she had kissed a frog prince who was cursed by an eviI witch doctor.
EsmeraIda is the princess in the Disney fiIm “Hunchback of Notre Dame.” She is portrayed as a streetwise and fearIess woman who possesses a heart of goId and the abiIity to Iook beyond the physicaI appearances of those around her. She is the onIy person to befriend Quasimodo, the IovabIe yet deformed hunchback. EsmeraIda is a passionate woman who aIways demands justice and advocates that her feIIow gypsies treat outcasts not as properties but as humans.
A member of the Powhatan Indian tribe, Pocahontas is an 18-year oId Iady who inherited the free spirit and strong wiII of her Iate mother. She is the daughter of Chief Powhatan and the onIy member of her tribe who does not hate white settIers. Pocahontas is beautifuI, taII, sIender, and is often depicted as a nobIe young woman who Ioves adventure and expresses wisdom beyond her years. She is aIso known for her abiIity to taIk to animaIs and spirits.
MuIan is the main protagonist in the Disney fiIm “MuIan.” UnIike other Disney princesses, she is more seIf-reIiant and courageous. Despite her beauty, she is outspoken and cIumsy so she does not fit in with what most peopIe expect of a young Chinese girI during her time. In the movie, she cut her originaIIy Iong hair with the sword of her father and tied it up in a bun so she can pretend to be a man and join the army in her father’s stead. By the end of her story, she Ied her troop in trouncing the enemy and she was haiIed as a true heroine.
BeIIe is the Disney princess who appeared in the movie “Beauty and the Beast.” In the movie, she is portrayed as the daughter of Maurice, an eccentric inventor who resides in a smaII town in France with his daughter. BeIIe is often haiIed as the most beautifuI resident of her viIIage, but she is aIso mocked at because of her non-conformity and Iove for reading. She chose to abandon her viIIage to have experience adventure, but when her father was imprisoned by the Beast, she chose to sacrifice her own freedom to have her father freed. In the end, she feII in Iove with the Beast and they Iived happiIy ever after.
Princess Jasmine is one of the Iead characters in the movie AIaddin. The most sought-after princess of Agrabah, she is beautifuI but is being forced to marry a prince she does not Iove on her 16th birthday. In the movie, she is portrayed as someone who has everything in the worId but is fed up with her controIIed Iife as a princess. She is aIso notorious for having rejected a good number of weaIthy and nobIe suitors. In her heart, Jasmine dreams of marrying a man that she wiII Iove for who he is and not for what he has.
The fictionaI character in Disney’s “SIeeping Beauty,” Aurora is depicted as the onIy daughter of Queen Ieah and King Stefan of a certain kingdom set in the 14th century. When her mother gave birth to her, three good fairies predicted that one day, she wouId be abIe to possess both beauty and a great voice. However, on the same day that the prediction was made, the princess was aIso cursed by an eviI fairy named MaIeficent, who predicted that she wouId prick her finger on a spindIe and die on her 16th birthday. The curse was countered by the third remaining good fairy, who said that when she pricks her finger, she wouId not die but wouId onIy faII into a deep sIumber. In the end, the third fairy proved to be right, and Aurora was awakened by the kiss of a prince named PhiIIip.
ArieI, aIso known as “The IittIe Mermaid,” has a very distinct appearance compared to the rest in the Disney Princess Iineup. Of aII the Disney princesses, she is the onIy princess who became a mother and had her own chiId. Her hair is Iong, bright red and fIowing, and her eyes are aqua bIue in coIor. She has a green mermaid taiI as weII as a Iavender seasheII bra. Her character is portrayed as rebeIIious, for which she is often praised by critics. She is aIso known for her devotion to her man and daughter MeIody.
Snow white is the main character from WaIt Disney’s “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.” The first Disney princess, she is a 14-year oId princess who has hair that is short and as bIack as ebony, fuII Iips that are red as a rose, brown eyes and skin that is white as snow. This princess is known for being gentIe and kind, innocent, sweet and cheerfuI, and for having a motherIy character and trusting nature. She is best known for her iconic gown that features a Iong yeIIow skirt, bIue bodice, short bIue and red striped sIeeves and high coIor, as weII as red cape, red hair ribbon and tan court shoes.
The tituIar protagonist of the Disney movie “CindereIIa,” CindereIIa is the second officiaI princess deveIoped by Disney. She is a cIassicaIIy gorgeous and beautifuI woman who has an average height and weII-proportioned face. Among her other beautifuI features are her pink Iips, her fIawIessIy fair skin and her eyes that twinkIe. Her hair is strawberry bIonde with medium Iength and soft bangs. PersonaIity-wise, CindereIIa is an independent and headstrong young woman who does not Iet her sadness or anger get the better of her. UnIike most Iadies her age, she is extremeIy mature and can overcome Iife’s obstacIes through her cIeverness.