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This is a list of characters in the books Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West and Son of a Witch as well as the broadway musical Wicked.


Main Characters

  • Elphaba
  • Galinda (Later Glinda)
  • The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
  • Fiyero
  • Boq
  • Madame Morrible
  • Nessarose
  • Doctor Dillamond

Minor Characters

  • Nanny, a nanny of three generations of Melena's family.
  • Turtle Heart, Melena's lover, and father of Nessarose. Also lover of Frex. A Quadling.
  • Ama Clutch, Galinda's Ama (Chaperone/Minder).
  • Yackle, a mysterious old woman who works in the Emerald City and later the mauntery of Saint Glinda.
  • Sarima, Fiyero's wife.
  • Two, Three, Four, Five and Six, Sarima's sisters.
  • Commander Cherrystone, the head of the soldiers who stay at Kiamo Ko.
  • Chistery, Elphaba's head Flying Monkey.
  • Shell Thropp, Elphaba's and Nessarose's brother (technically half-brother of Elphaba and possibly even Nessarose), son of Frex and Melena, later Monarch of Oz.
  • Grommetik, robotic servant of Madame Morrible
  • Cowardly Lion, seen as a cub saved by Elphaba (later introduced by the Tin Woodman in the musical).
  • Dorothy Gale, the girl who kills the two witch sisters (not really elphba) in the musical the girl from kansas the reason for everything.

Other Characters

Town People

  • Gawnette, runs a nursery in Rush Margins.


  • Milla, a Shiz girl of Galinda's social class. Later unhappily married to Boq, and frequently attempts suicide.
  • Pfannee, one of Galinda's friends. Invites Elphaba to Lake Chorge as a joke.
  • Shenshen, another of Galinda's friends.
  • Crope and Tibbett, Boq's coworkers and friends from Three Queens library.
  • Avaric, a Gillikinese boy.


  • Professor Lenx, boar who teaches Math.
  • Mister Mikko, ape who teaches History.
  • Rhinoceros, librarian at Three Queens.
  • Miss Greyling, a professor of Sorcery.

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