With some of the most famous and recognizable characters in the Disney cast starting with ‘D’, let’s look at all the Disney character names starting with ‘D’!
Dachsie (Lady and the Tramp)
One of the dogs from the dog pound, Dachsie is a dachshund and a big fan of singing. He helps the other dogs escape through his skill with digging and even hides the holes to prevent recapture.
Daisy Duck (Mickey Mouse)
The girlfriend of Donald Duck since her first appearance in 1940, she’s been a longtime friend of Minnie Mouse. Being a lot more mature than Donald, she often gets frustrated with his antics but Donald will always have a special place in Daisy’s heart.
Dale (Chip ‘n’ Dale)
One half of the adorable chipmunk duo, Dale is slightly slow but finds joy in everything and is a very casual character. Dale has buck teeth to separate him from Chip. They are generally getting in the way of Donald Duck and Pluto or Mickey Mouse
Dallben (The Black Cauldron)
A very powerful wizard who looks after Taran, he is a kindly old man who uses his powers for good. He is concerned about Taran’s quest to defeat the Horned King.
Dang Hai (Raya and the Last Dragon)
The chief of Talon and a strong leader, his distinctive beard and purple with gold decorative wrapping ties in with his two short swords also wrapped in purple. This appearance is partly maintained because of Dang Hai’s vain nature, and he is also shown to be very jealous.
Dang Hu (Raya and the Last Dragon)
The mother of Dang Hai and eventual chief of Talon, she has no qualms about using the powers of her enemies, the Druun, to take out her other enemies.
Daniela Paguro (Luca)
A sea monster and Luca’s mother, she is extremely protective and doesn’t want anyone to go near the ocean’s surface. Upon learning of Luca’s constant trips to the surface, she reiterates the dangers but eventually lets him go to school on the surface.
Danny (101 Dalmatians)
A brown Great Dane, Danny comes to help Pongo and Perdita to help get back the stolen 15 puppies, called by the Twilight Bark of Pongo. Eventually tracking down the puppies via the help of the Colonel and helps Pongo and Perdita to succeed in their quest.
With a strong predilection for food, Dante causes all sorts of mischief for Miguel. However, he is smarter than he appears and assisted with the uniting of Hector and Miguel. His affinity to sense spirits gives him the ability to live in the Land of the Dead.
Darby Steel (Lightyear)
An unwilling member of the Junior Zap Patrol, she took a prison term reduction to join the team and is very proficient with explosives.
Darla Sherman (Finding Nemo)
The primary antagonist, Darla is Philip Sherman’s niece and intent on having Nemo as a pet fish. She already has a large collection of fish but they don’t tend to live very long as she doesn’t take proper care of them, causing the fish in her tank to resent her.
Darling (Lady and the Tramp)
Lady and Tramp’s owner, Darling’s face is rarely shown to heighten the perspective of the dogs. She is a loving owner and spoils both dogs. She convinces her husband to let the dogs sleep in the bed to which he eventually relents.
Darnell (The Princess and the Frog)
Part of a bumbling trio of frog thieves, Darnell is the son of Reggie and very dim-witted but has great strength, often leading to oafish outcomes. He is a punch first, ask no questions later kind of guy that causes more issues than solves.
Monsieur D’Arque (Beauty and the Beast)
Head of the local insane asylum called Asylum D’Loons, he wrongfully commits Maurice at Gaston’s behest and is generally an unpleasant fellow. He is shown to do almost anything for money and perhaps is a sadist.
Dash Parr (The Incredibles)
The middle child and eldest son of Bob and Helen, he can run at hyper speeds and can seemingly bend physics with the ability to run on water and up vertical surfaces.
David Kawena (Lilo and Stitch)
Nani’s boyfriend and friend to Lilo, David is clumsy but well-meaning and loyal, although sometimes gets too smitten to say what he wants to say. He is very protective of Lilo and tries to help her out whenever possible.
David Q Dawson (The Great Mouse Detective)
Helping Basil rescue Hiram Flaversham from Professor Ratigan, David is a surgeon and useful partner who comes through when the situation seems hopeless. Eventually he forms a duo with Basil to solve further cases.
Deanna (Wreck-it Ralph)
A Nicelander found in the Fix-It Felix, Jr game, she has a massive crush on Felix but doesn’t like Ralph. Her distinctive pink dress makes her stand out from the crowd.
Deb (Finding Nemo)
A blue-and-white striped damselfish, while she thinks she has a sister Flo, it is just her reflection in the fish tank. She ends up escaping into the ocean but still finds her reflections in bubbles. Her name is likely a reference to the ocean’s ebb and flow.
Denahi (Brother Bear)
Seeking revenge after mistakenly believing both his brothers were killed by bears, he descends into madness as he gets consumed by this quest. Eventually he realizes the truth and accepts whatever his brother’s choice is, whether that means remaining a bear or not.
DeSoto (Oliver and Company)
The vicious Doberman who teams up with Roscoe, DeSoto is a thuggish and mean dog who is determined to cause pain just for the sake of it. He is one of the few Disney characters who dies in a gruesome way.
Destiny (Finding Dory)
A whale shark from the Marine Life Institute, Destiny is determined to help Dory find her parents. She cannot live comfortably in a tank and constantly bumps into the walls, but is fine out in the open ocean.
The leader of the Pixie Dusters, a rough motorcycle gang of fairies, she is aggressive and will not hesitate to get in your face. Her small size doesn’t stop her from taking on anything or anyone.
Joe’s longtime barber, Dez, is warm and funny. He’s always willing to listen to whatever his customers have to say and gives great haircuts.
Diablo (Sleeping Beauty)
Maleficent’s pet raven and accomplice, Diablo is loyal and cunning, helping Maleficent greatly in her evil deeds.
Airman Diaz (Lightyear)
A friend of Buzz who assists him with preflight checks, is bubbly and enthusiastic about his work.
Digger (The Rescuers)
A swamp folk mole, he helps Bianca and Bernard to help rescue Penny.
Dim (A Bug’s Life)
A rhinoceros beetle part of the circus troupe, he helps the Queen escape from the clutches of Hopper and the gang.
Dinah (Alice in Wonderland)
Alice’s cat, Dinah, is affectionate and caring towards Alice but is separated from Alice when she falls down the rabbit hole into Wonderland.
Lord Dingwall (Brave)
While self-conscious about his height, Lord Dingwall loves to fight those who get in his way but is kind to those to who he is loyal.
Wee Dingwall (Brave)
The son of Lord Dingwall and looking for the hand of Princess Merida, he is smarter than he looks but generally is off with the fairies.
Dinky (The Fox and the Hound)
A goldfinch who along with his friend Boomer is mainly comic relief, they are constantly trying but failing to catch the caterpillar Squeaks.
Disgust (Inside Out)
One of the five emotions of Riley Andersen, Disgust is very frank and not afraid to say what’s on her own mind, but helps prevent illness.
Djali (The Hunchback of Notre-Dame)
A goat who helps out Esmeralda, he is fiercely loyal and willing to attack any enemies without compunction.
The leader of the colony and determined to do what is best for his brethren, he is wary of all humans.
Doc (Snow White)
An intelligent and reliable leader of the seven dwarfs, he may seem slow but is crucial to getting the best outcomes.
Doc Hudson (Cars)
AKA The Fabulous Hudson Hornet, a huge crash saw him drop out of public consciousness, causing him to vow to never race again.
Dodger (Oliver and Company)
A street-smart Jack Russell Terrier, Dodger is the leader of Fagin’s dog gang and the best friend of Oliver.
Dodo (Alice in Wonderland)
Sometimes referred to as Pat, he runs the Caucus Race, a useless exercise to try and get dry. He ends up destroying the White Rabbit’s house.
Doli (The Black Cauldron)
The sidekick of King Eidilleg, Doli is a pixie who eventually helps Taran, Eilonwy, Fflewddur Fflam, and Gurgi in the Fair Folk realm.
Dolly (Toy Story 3)
A rag doll, Dolly is the sassy leader of Bonnie’s toys. She particularly gets put off by Forky.
Dolores Madrigal (Encanto)
Often using her super-hearing to eavesdrop, Dolores is Félix and Pepa’s eldest child and can’t help but spill the beans on the secrets she hears.
Don (Monsters University)
Dangerous Don Carlton is a mature-age student and president of the Oozma Kappa fraternity.
Don (Wreck-it Ralph)
A Nicelander who is not too fond of Ralph, he wears a sea captain’s uniform and likes all things boats.
Donald Duck (The Wise Little Hen, Orphan’s Benefit)
Donald Duck, an almost unintelligible duck sputtering at everyone, tends to have quite bad luck but many just say it’s karma.
Doorknob (Alice in Wonderland)
Signifying the entrance to Wonderland, the Doorknob is an anthropomorphic doorknob that can be only used when the person who wants to enter shrinks in size.
Dopey (Snow White)
A mute who uses hand signals and pantomime, Dopey is not particularly bright and gets himself into trouble.
Dr. Delbert Doppler (Treasure Planet)
An alien with an appearance like a dog and a human chimera, he is a rich astronomer who helps Sarah and Jim Hawkins.
Dormouse (Alice in Wonderland)
While sleepy and not willing to do much, he is deathly afraid of cats and needs jam to soothe him once he gets agitated.
Doris (Meet the Robinsons)
An invention of Cornelius Robinson, Doris was worn as a ‘Helping Hat’ that would assist whoever used it but has since rebelled.
Dorothea Williams (Soul)
A saxophone player and leader of the Dorothea Williams Quartet, she is her idol of Joe.
Dory (Finding Nemo)
The forgetful protagonist who suffers from short-term memory loss, originally helps Marlin find his son but then wants to find her own parents.
Dot (A Bug’s Life)
Daughter of the queen of the ant colony, Dot is the sole supporter of Flik at the beginning and a member of the Blueberries.
Double Dan (Ralph Breaks the Internet)
A half-human, half worm, and overlord of the Dark Net’s apothecary, Double Dan is made of Spam, with the smaller face being his brother.
Drizella Tremaine (Cinderella)
Cinderella’s older stepsister, Drizella is nasty and greedy, being ugly inside and out.
Duchess (The Aristocats)
The mother of Marie, Berlioz, and Toulouse, she lives up to her name, being elegant as befitting a pet of an aristocrat.
Ducky (Toy Story 4)
A tiny duckling that is attached to Bunny, Ducky is in the ‘top prize spot’, looking to be taken by the next lucky child.
A dog with the ability to speak due to a special dog collar, he is formerly the dog of explorer Charles Muntz.
Duke Caboom (Toy Story 4)
An action figure with a stunt motorcycle as an accessory, he hails from Canada and falls in love with Bo Peep.
Duke Weaselton (Zootopia)
Being involved in stealing via selling pirated DVDs, he is involved in the Zootopia underworld as a career criminal.
Duke of Weselton (Frozen)
The mustached antagonist who is afraid of magic, he is full of himself and wants to have Queen Elsa killed due to her powers.
With his signature floppy ears that give him the ability to fly/glide, Dumbo works with Timothy Q Mouse to free his mother.
Duncan (Wreck-it Ralph)
Part of the Sugar Rush team along with Wynnchel, Duncan is a donut who works with King Candy.