(Last Updated On: June 2, 2022)
Fairy Tail is one of the most successful anime in anime history. Its incredible World building and characters have contributed to its success. If we talk about its popularity, we cannot deny the fact that its females are also one of the key factors in making the series more interesting and remarkable. Each female in this franchise brings something unique to the table with their individual characteristics.
Every female has a distinct objective and a special talent or ability that makes them likable and unforgettable. There are numerous strong females who are shown to be terrifying strong that gave us many unforgettable fight sequences.
So, without further ado, here are the Top 15 Strongest Women in Fairy Tail Series.
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Meredy was a member of Grimoire Heart and one of the Seven Kin of Purgatory. Currently, she is a member and co-founder of Crime Sorcière, an Independent Guild. Meredy is usually a stoic, mature, and calm individual. To her enemies, her speech seems almost robotic, as she pauses between words and refers to her mission to “exterminate” and “annihilate.”
In terms of physical characteristics, she has only enhanced durability. She has shown herself to be a durable combatant. She was able to receive several of Juvia’s powerful water attacks and still remained capable enough to push through with the battle.
In terms of magic, she uses the “Lost Magic” that has the ability to make two or more people’s senses one. If one of the people linked with the magic feels pain, then the others will as well.
14. Cana Alberona
Cana Alberona is a member of the Fairy Tail Guild and is a potential S-Class Mage. She is a heavy drinker but hardly ever gets drunk, no matter how much she drinks. She is also the daughter of Gildarts Clive. Cana is a tall, slim, tanned-skinned young woman with an ample bust. She has a great love for alcoholic beverages and a strong alcoholic resistance, such that it borders on addiction.
She has enhanced strength, immense magic power, and alcohol tolerance. Furthermore, she has a very great magic ability, which is “Magic Card”. This ability has so much potential that she is on our list of Strongest Women in the Fairy Tail Series.
13. Sherria Blendy
Sherria Blendy is a Sky God Slayer, a member of the Lamia Scale, and the cousin of Sherry Blendy. Sherria is a petite young girl who bears a resemblance to her older cousin. She has blue eyes and is commonly seen with a somewhat innocent and childlike expression on her face. Sherria is a shy, cheerful, and polite girl. She is the typical “Dojikko,” a very clumsy and cute girl that falls over a lot.
She has enhanced endurance, enhanced agility, and enhanced durability with the expectation of being a hand-to-hand combatant. Furthermore, she has a very great magic ability, which is “SKY GOD SLAYER”. This ability has so much potential that she is on our list of Strongest Women in the Fairy Tail Series.
12. Wendy Marvell
Wendy Marvell is a young female Sky Dragon Slayer. She was one of the orphans chosen to be a Dragon Slayer four hundred years prior to X777, serving as her foster mother’s vessel to travel to X777 through the Eclipse Gate as a part of the plan to exterminate Acnologia. Formerly belonging to the Cait Shelter Guild, she officially joins the Fairy Tail Guild after the events surrounding Nirvana unfold.
She possesses Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Martial Arts, Magic, Enhanced Senses (being a Dragon Slayer, she has extremely sharp senses), Wind Manipulation and Resistance, Healing (her magic allows her to heal people), Absorption (being a Dragon Slayer, she eats her elements to generate magic power), and Power Nullification (Deus Zero nullifies any enchantments and separation enchantments can remove the magic power from someone entirely).
She also knew Statistics Amplification (her enchantments like Deus Eques amplified the spells’ target’s statistics), Status Effect Inducement and Resistance, Possession (with personality enchantment), Energy Manipulation (being a high enchanter, she could manipulate her magic in a great number of variations) and many more.
11. Ultear Milkovich
Ultear Milkovich is a female mage and the daughter of Ur. She is a former member of the Magic Council. She was also a former member of Grimoire Heart, where she was the leader of the Seven Kin of Purgatory. After defecting from the Dark Guild, she became an Independent Mage and co-founder of Crime Sorcière, until she left following the conclusion of the X791 Grand Magic Games.
She possesses Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Magic User, Mind Manipulation (Completely twisted Jellal’s personality), Swordsmanship, Shapeshifting, Thought Projection. She is also proficient in telekinesis, time manipulation (types 1, 2, 3, and 4), ice manipulation, sealing, and statistics amplification (via Second Origin).
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10. Juvia Lockser
Juvia Lockser is a Mage of Fairy Tail and is a former S-Class Mage of the now-disbanded Phantom Lord guild, where she was a member of its elite team, the Element 4, with her corresponding element being water.
She possesses superhuman physical abilities such as water manipulation, emotional intangibility (can turn her entire body into water, allowing any physical attack to pass right through her), and heat manipulation (her water begins to boil when she becomes jealous or angry).
She also knows Limited Weather Manipulation (if her mood gets gloomy, the clouds start raining around her vicinity), Limited Blood Manipulation (non-combat applicable, as this is for blood transfusion), and can breathe underwater.
Brandish is part of the Alvarez Empire and a former member of the Spriggan 12, the protection guard of Emperor Spriggan. She also led her own team inside the Imperial Army, the Brandish Squad. Knowingly able to bring a nation to its knees, she garnered the epithet “Nation Destroyer.”
She possesses Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Martial Arts (Brandish is skilled in combat, as seen in her fight against Lucy), Statistics Amplification (by increasing the size of her target), Statistics Reduction (by decreasing the size of her target).
She also has extensive knowledge of magic, size manipulation (via her Command-T), durability negation (she can directly expand/shrink her opponents’ internal organs), and magic sensors.
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8. Kagura Mikazuchi
Kagura Mikazuchi is the strongest mage of the Mermaid Heel Guild. She is the younger sister of the deceased Simon. Kagura is a young, slim, large-busted woman with long, straight black hair that falls to the middle of her back. Kagura gives off a very calm and relaxed air. Her expression is almost always blank.
She possesses Superhuman Physical Characteristics that are great enough to clash equally with Erza Scarlet and Expert Swordsmanship that allows her to slash enemies with a still sheathed weapon, something that amazes even a seasoned swordswoman such as Erza Scarlet. Furthermore, she is also a very proficient magic user and expert at gravity manipulation.
7. Minerva Orland
Minerva Orland is a female mage reckoned as the strongest member of Sabertooth. Following the X791 Grand Magic Games, she leaves Sabertooth and becomes a Dark Mage of Succubus Eye. She later became a new recruit to the Dark Guild of Tartaros, where she referred to herself as Neo Minerva. After being rescued by Sting and Rogue, she rejoins Sabertooth.
She possesses superhuman physical characteristics, is a magic user, and possesses spatial manipulation (she can manipulate and change the properties of space in her field of vision). She also knows Heat Manipulation, Explosion Manipulation, Magic Absorption, Teleportation, Attack Reflection, and Energy Projection, which make her one of the strongest women in Fairy Tail.
6. Lucy Heartfilia
Lucy Heartfilia is a mage of the Fairy Tail Guild, where she is a member of Team Natsu. She uses Celestial Spirit Magic, a type of spatial magic that allows her to summon spirits from the Celestial Spirit World to fight for her.
She possesses Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Magic (it is her primary source of energy), Enhanced Senses (she can sense magic), Flight (via scorpio form, she can blend into a sandstorm and fly freely), She is already fairly good at close combat; she will likely become much better at it with Star Dress: Capricorn), Weapon Mastery (she is experienced at wielding her whip and has great marksmanship with Star Dress: Sagittarius, being able to fire several arrows at the same time with every arrow hitting the mark; she will also become great at dual blade wielding with Star Dress: Cancer).
Furthermore, she also knows Energy Manipulation (she can manipulate her magic power to use various spells), Energy Projection (with several abilities of hers, star shot, for example), BFR (she is able to send away her summons to the celestial spirit world or bring them into the world with her keys), Limited Spatial Manipulation (Celestial Spirit magic is a spatial magic and it manipulates space, further seen when it gets forcibly shut down by Marin Hollow).
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5. Dimaria Yesta
Dimaria Yesta is a member of the Alvarez Empire and formerly served under Emperor Spriggan as part of his personal guard, the Spriggan 12. Her valor and feats on numerous battlefields have garnered her the title of Warrior Queen, a goddess of war. She is a descendant of the people of Mildian and the chosen vessel of the God of Time, Chronos.
She possesses enhanced senses, magic, statistical amplification, superhuman physical characteristics, and weapon mastery. Furthermore, she also knows Time Manipulation, Pain Manipulation, Energy Projection, and Transformation, which makes her one of the strongest women in Fairy Tail.
4. Mirajane Strauss
Mirajane Strauss is an S-Class Mage of the Fairy Tail Guild, as well as its “drawing card,” and is often a model for the Sorcerer Magazine. She is the older sister of Elfman and Lisanna.
She possesses Superhuman Physical Qualities, Master Hand-to-Hand Combatant, Magic, True Flight, Sleep Induction, Shapeshifting, Water Manipulation, Darkness Manipulation, and Energy Manipulation.
Furthermore, she also knows Limited Fire Manipulation, Macro (controlling humans, objects, and corpses; if the target in question is genuinely sentient, it does not control their feelings and thoughts), Absorption (Demons), and Electricity Manipulation.
3. Mavis Vermillion
Mavis Vermillion was the first Guild Master and co-founder of the Fairy Tail Guild. Despite her body being comatose and sealed within a lacrima that has become known as Fairy Heart, she continues to interact with the guild and its members as a Thought Projection.
She possess Superhuman physical characteristics, magic, light manipulation (with law), illusion creation (she can create illusions that are alive and have a personality), Enhanced Senses (she can sense magic), Immortality (Type-1, Type-3, Type-4, likely Type-8 as per Mard Geer’s statement), Regeneration (Likely Mid-High for body and soul). Not even Acnologia was going to be able to kill Zeref and Mavis due to their curse.
Furthermore, she possesses Statistics Amplification (wizards can amp their statistics by imbuing themselves with magic power and their power also increases with their emotions), Holy Manipulation (she purified the effects of the Tenrou jade with Law), Durability Negation, Death Manipulation (the more she cares about life, the more lives she takes).
2. Irene Belserion
Irene Belserion was part of the Alvarez Empire as the strongest woman of the Spriggan 12, the protection guard of Emperor Spriggan. She also led the Irene Squad, her own personal squad, within the Empire. She is regarded as the Scarlet Despair in the Empire due to her peerless magnitude of power. She is the mother of Erza Scarlet and the creator of Dragon Slayer Magic.
She is Magic, Flight, Climate Manipulation, BFR (via Universe One), Martial Arts, Life Creation, Teleportation, Long Range Vision, Weapon Mastery (Staff Mastery), Master Sensor, Soul Manipulation, Possession (Managed to enchant her personality into Wendy and possess her body), Matter Manipulation (She could change the densities of materials and could turn a human being into a rat).
Furthermore, she possess Power Nullification (With Deus Zero and Separation Enchant), Statistics Amplification (With her enchants), Power Bestowal (She could bestow powers to Juliet and Heine), Limited Power Mimicry (Common property of a Dragon Slayer), Age Manipulation (She could halt the aging process of Erza for 400 years while she’s in the womb), and many more abilities make her the second most powerful female character in the Fairy Tail series.
1. Erza Scarlet
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Erza Scarlet is an S-Class Mage of the Fairy Tail Guild, where she is a member of Team Natsu. She also served as the guild’s 7th Guild Master during Makarov’s absence in X792.
Erza Scarlet is the most powerful female character in the Fairy Tail series. This is because she has Enhanced Strength, Immense Endurance, Keen Intellect, Immense Durability, Immense Reflexes, and Immense Magic Power. Alongside many powerful magic abilities, such as Requip: The Knight, Sword Magic, Telekinesis, High Enchantments, and Spirit Power.
Furthermore, she is an Expert Hand-to-Hand Combatant, an Expert Archer, and Master Swordsmanship Specialist with many powerful armor sets such as Heart Kreuz Armor, Heaven’s Wheel Armor, Black Wing Armor, and Flame Empress Armor. That makes her far stronger than any other woman in Fairy Tail.