Native people indigenous to the Japanese island chain.
A indigenous people who live in Hokkaido, Kuril Islands, and Sakhalin.
An example of anime person of Ainu heritage is Horohoro and his sister, Pirika Usui, from Shaman King.
Franchise and Character Examples
Horohoro and his sister, Pirika Usui, are Ainu, and they come from Hokkaido.
Horohoro's Ainu Symbol
Their clan stress the values of nature and animals. When an animal is killed, the Ainu states one should make good use of the animal such as eating it, making clothes out of it, and other uses. See volume 11 for a scene where Horohoro attack poachers for killing Bluebell's beloved bear, Apollo.