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The Most 5 Respected Pirates In One Piece Manga by Ranking

5 Most Respected Pirates IN One Piece

The world of One Piece is a world full of pirates. There are hundreds of pirate groups sailing the oceans to find One Piece, a treasure that can make a person the king of pirates.

Although a pirate is often referred to as a criminal, some pirate figures are respected by many people. Curious to know who are the most respected pirates in the world of One Piece? Check out the following list.

1) Gol D. Roger

Gol D. Roger

As someone who was once the king of pirates, it's no surprise that Gol D. Roger is at the top of this list. Roger is one of the few pirates who did not use demon fruit. Despite this, Roger was still strong enough to fight Whitebeard and was known as the most powerful pirate of all time.

Not only respected by his crew, but Roger was also highly respected by many people, especially among pirates. Not only that, Roger was also quite respected by influential figures such as Whitebeard and Monkey D. Garp. His last words before being executed also inspired many people to become pirates and start the era of the Great Pirates.

2) Dracule Mihawk

Dracule Mihawk

The Shichibukai are one of the three greatest powers in the world. Mihawk is arguably the strongest member of the Shichibukai. Even though the Shichibukai was disbanded, Mihawk still had a great influence on the pirate world.

Known as the most powerful swordsman in the world, Mihawk is highly respected, especially by his fellow swordsmen. Mihawk is also Zoro's goal. Zoro's ambition to defeat Mihawk and win his title as the strongest swordsman in the world.

3) Jinbe


Before joining the Straw Hat Pirates, Jinbe was a captain in the Sun Pirates and a member of the Shichibukai. Jinbe is known as a noble figure. He sincerely helps anyone, human or fish-man.

His loyalty also earned him great admiration from his fellow pirates and Marines. Many people praised him because Jinbe spent most of his life helping Fish-Men and Merfolk.

4) Shanks


Shanks is the captain of the Red Hair Pirates and is also a Yonko. Unlike the other three Yonko's who tend to be feared, Shanks is more respected by many people than feared. Before the Great Pirates era began, Shanks was a member of the Roger Pirates.

Shanks is also a pirate who inspired Luffy to become a pirate. His extraordinary mastery of Haki makes him very feared by the Marines. His great influence on the pirate world makes Shanks highly respected by many people, including pirates as great as Whitebeard.

5) Rocks D. Xebec

Rocks D. Xebec

Not much is known about Rocks D. Xebec because the world government has done everything possible to erase the history of this pirate. According to Sengoku, Xebec is the biggest threat to the world government. Xebec will do everything he can to rule the world, including attacking the celestial dragon.

Xebec's crew was also filled with pirates who later became three of the four Yonko of the New World, namely Whitebeard, Big Mom, and Kaido. Of course, Xebec was highly respected by the three Yonko. They might never have become Yonko if they had never followed Xebec.

Those are the five most respected pirates in the One Piece series. Given their huge influence on the pirate world, it's no surprise that the five characters above are becoming highly respected pirates. What do you think of the five characters above?