|(ツキカケル, Tsuki Kakeru)|
|Movie||Naruto the Movie: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom|
He was king of the Land of the Moon until his friend Shabadaba betrayed him by hiring Three Wandering Ninja to assassinate him; the lower half of Kakeru's body was petrified, and his health deteriorated greatly. Sakura Haruno was able to keep him alive a little longer, and he used his last seconds to tell his son and grandson that they were the new king and prince.
- Tsuki (月) means moon. Kakeru (欠ける) means to wane.