Former Single-digit
Former Single-digit.jpg
Former Single-digit, Memorabilia

VIZ Media name

N/A

Variant

Awakened Girl[1] (en-us anime), Girl Awakened Being[2]

Original name

元一桁ナンバー[3] Moto Hito-keta Nanbā Speaker.svg

Rank No.

Unknown rank of unknown era

Current status

Awakened, killed by Ophelia

Ties

Organization

Class

Unknown

Technique

Unknown

Quote

The monster is you, not me.[4]

Anime voice

Carrie Savage (en-us),
Minori Chihara (ja)

First appearance

Scene 32, Anime Scene 12

Etymology[edit | edit source]

Unofficial translation of 元一桁ナンバー Moto Hito-keta Nanbā (Former Single-digit Number). Unnamed by characters in both manga and anime. FUNimation names the character as the "Awakened Girl"[5] in the DVD booklet.

Full name appears only in "Yoma War Record II," where the name refers to Organization rank range before awakening. Actual name and rank ungiven. Rubel describes the awakened being as a "single-digit number."[6]

Appearance[edit | edit source]

Human[edit | edit source]

"Tween" female with long, dark Bishoujo hair. Ragged clothes, leggings and toerag appear improvised.

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Former Single-digit

Strongly resembles the US actress Elizabeth Ashley.

Awakened[edit | edit source]

Kneeling, elongated humanoid form. Squid-like. Wing-like arms and hair can expand into numerous tentacles.

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Single-digit from anime

Personality[edit | edit source]

Initially appears child-like. Predatory nature soon evident. Overconfident. Underestimates both Ophelia and Clare.

Datasheet[edit | edit source]

Class[edit | edit source]

Unknown type. Having no Organization datasheet in the "Yoma War Record," her ability and baselines are unknown.[7]

Baseline[edit | edit source]

  • Solidity: S
  • Intellect: SS

History[edit | edit source]

Early life unknown.

Organization[edit | edit source]

Former single-digit of unknown rank.

Awakened[edit | edit source]

Surprise visitor[edit | edit source]

Amid the ruins of Gonahl, the Gonahl hunt collapses into chaos, as Ophelia cuts off Clare's legs.[8] She challenges Clare to reattach them as she fights Raki in sword match. With each passing minute, Ophelia increases her skill level, till Raki is killed.[9] Claymore_Former_Single-digit_at_Gonahl
Former Single-digit awakening

A young girl appears. Raki warns her away. But she awakens into the Former Single-digit.[10]

Round I[edit | edit source]

Single-digit interrupts Ophelia's sword-fight with Raki.[11]

Clare reattaches her legs, but Ophelia throws Raki to Single-digit. She hold down Clare face-down as Raki is about to be eaten.[12]

Clare awakens and escapes Ophelia's grip. Clare cuts Raki free of the tentacles.[13]

While Ophelia is preoccupied with Single-digit, Clare flees Gonahl with Raki.[14]

Round II[edit | edit source]

Single-digit catches Ophelia and breaks her neck. She thinks Ophelia is dead and casts aside the body.[15]

Ophelia springs to life and decapitates Single-digit.[16]

References[edit | edit source]

Tankōbon Claymore volumes cited are VIZ Media (en-us) editions, unless otherwise noted. Manga scenes (chapters) not yet translated cite Shueisha tankōbon (ja) editions. Manga scenes not yet published in tankōbon form cite Jump SQ (ja) editions. Fragments of Silver Omnibus (総集編 銀の断章 Gin no Danshou) 1–3, Shueisha, are only available in Japanese. Anime scenes (episodes) cited are FUNimation (en-us) editions, unless otherwise noted.

  1. Claymore, FUNimation, Blu-ray edition, p. 16
  2. Claymore, Anime Scene 12
  3. Fragments of Silver 2, "Yoma War Record II," p. 693
  4. Claymore 7, Scene 34, p. 21
  5. Claymore, FUNimation, Blu-ray edition, p. 16
  6. Claymore 6, Scene 31, p. 117
  7. Fragments of Silver 2, "Yoma War Record II," p. 693
  8. Claymore 6, Scene 32, p. 141; Claymore, Anime Scene 12
  9. Claymore 6, Scene 32, pp. 143–153; Claymore, Anime Scene 12
  10. Claymore 6, Scene 32, p. 157; Claymore, Anime Scene 12
  11. Claymore 6, Scene 32, p. 155; Claymore, Anime Scene 12
  12. Claymore 6, Scene 33, pp. 163–172; Claymore, Anime Scene 12
  13. Claymore , Scene 33, pp. 177–178; Claymore, Anime Scene 12
  14. Claymore 6, Scene 33, p. 155; Claymore, Anime Scene 12
  15. Claymore 7, Scene 34, pp. 14–15; Claymore, Anime Scene 12
  16. Claymore 7, Scene 34, pp. 17–18; Claymore, Anime Scene 12
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