|Anime||Naruto Shippūden Episode #7|
|Appears in||Anime and Manga|
Takamaru (タカ丸, Takamaru) is a messenger hawk for Sunagakure.
Takamaru looks like a normal hawk with brown plumage and brown eyes. The inside of his wings is beige, and both his beak and his legs are a dull yellow. He is seen wearing a grey message bag on his back held by a strap around his neck.
Takamaru is stated as being Sunagakure's fastest messenger bird.
Kazekage Rescue Mission
- "Taka" (鷹), means "hawk", while "-maru" (丸) is a common suffix for male names meaning "perfection" or "full circle".
- ↑ Third Databook, page 187