Only 1 in 25 People Can Name All of These Game of Thrones Women From a Single Image. Can You?

By: Kennita Leon
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About This Quiz

Historically, men have always been the ones starring in all the action, while women were there to provide pleasure or to be rescued. Well, that's not the case with "Game of Thrones." While every woman in the series may not be a badass, they're all spectacular in their own right. 

Do you know the women of the North- Sansa, Ygritte, Arya, Gilly, and Catelyn? What about those who want the Iron Throne, like Daenerys and Cersei? Or the ones who love a good fight, like Brienne, Yara, Ellaria Sand and Meera? Or the ones who are expert strategists, like Lady Olenna and Margaery?

The women are way more than monarchs. They're also assassins, warriors, mothers, wives, witches, and leaders. They're the ones taking charge and leading the way for the men to follow. Have you watched the series enough, and taken enough notes to identify these women based on just one picture?

Please be warned that this quiz does contain spoilers. So if you don't want to know who died by poison, who was kidnapped by their uncle, who was banished by Jon Snow and who is supposedly pregnant, go binge watch the season quickly before you do this quiz. Good luck! 

Daenerys is the mother of dragons, the only person known to be able to control them. She is currently on a mission to reclaim the throne that is rightfully hers, with her army and dragons, of course, at her side.

Arya Stark is the youngest daughter of the deceased Ned Stark. She has been trained by the faceless man and is now one of the most talented assassins in the Seven Kingdoms.

Appearing in seasons five and six, Septa Unella belongs to the Faith of the Seven and is a follower of the High Sparrow.

Lyanna Stark is the deceased sister of Ned Stark and the woman who was just revealed to be Jon Snow's mother- his father is a Targaryen. She was thought to have been kidnapped by her then-betrothed Baratheon, but she had run away to be with Rhaegar.

Permanently scarred by Greyscale, Shireen is the princess and only heir to Stannis Baratheon, King of the Iron Throne (or so he thought).

Nicknamed "Nym," Nymeria Sand is the most cunning among the Sand Snakes, a group formed by the eight bastard daughters of Prince Oberyn Martell.

Seen in only two episodes in season six, Bianca plays the role of Sansa Stark in an act by Izembaro's theatre troupe.

Brienne is a warrior woman whose loyalty was previously pledged to Renly Baratheon. Since his death, she has become a protector of the Starks and also has what seems to be a budding romance with Jaime Lannister.

A woman of the Free Folk, Osha is a wildling who worships the Old Gods of the Forest. She protected Bran and Rickon from Ramsay Bolton.

Sansa Stark is the oldest remaining Stark child who was abducted and abused by Ramsay Bolton. She has since gone on to rule the North with her 'brother' Jon Snow.

Captured and enslaved by Drogo's khalasar, Mirri Maz Duur is a healer who is murdered for seeking vengeance against her captors.

Captain of the Black Wind and older sister to Theon Greyjoy, Queen Yara Greyjoy is an Ironborn raised at Pyke is the only daughter of Lord Balon.

Married to Randyll Tarty and mother of three, Lady Melessa Tarly is the friendly, approachable half of the head of House Tarly.

Missandei is Daenerys' right-hand woman and the person she trusts above all others. Missandei is incredibly intelligent and can speak many different languages. Besides being Daenerys' translator and trusted advisor, she has a budding romance with Grey Worm, the leader of the Unsullied.

Catelyn Stark is the former matriarch of the Stark family. She was able to hold things together in the North after her husband was executed and almost managed to restore power before her murder.

A very young ruler and commander, Lady Lyanna Mormont, named after Lyanna Stark, is the Lady of Bear Island and head of House Mormont.

Born of incest between her mother and uncle (father), Princess Myrcella is raised as the daughter of King Robert Baratheon and is later used to create a marriage-alliance with House Martell. She was murdered by Ellaria Sand.

Better known as Fat Walda, Walda Bolton becomes the new wife of Roose Bolton and is killed by the hounds because her newborn son posed a threat to Ramsay's reign as head of House Bolton.

Born into House Tully, Lady Lysa Arryn murders her first husband, Jon Arryn in order to be with her true love, Petyr Baelish.

Shae was a prostitute who managed to win Tyrion's heart when he still lived in King's Landing. She was ridiculed and made fun of and was eventually convinced to betray Tyrion and sleep with his father, Tywin. Tyrion then killed her.

This prostitute, originally from Haystack Hall, now belongs to Lord Petyr Baelish and serves in his brothel.

A widow with three children, Lady Anya Waynwood is the Lady of Ironoak and the head of House Waynwood.

Hungry for power, the only daughter of Lord Mace Tyrell and Lady Alerie Tyrell, became queen by marrying King Joffrey Baratheon and succeeding his death, his younger brother, Tommen Baratheon. She was killed in the blast orchestrated by Cersei Lannister.

A contortionist and one of four women who are able to remarkably perform the Mereneese Knot, Kayla is a prostitute in a brothel in King's Landing.

Murdered by House Lannister, Septa Mordane served at the sept of Winterfell where she tutored the daughters of the House Stark before her death.

One of the very few literate prostitutes, Ros is known for her beauty and works in the brothel in an outlying town near Winterfell.

Ellaria Sand was the ambitious wife and lover of Oberyn Martell. The two had many children together who were taught to fight early on in life. Ellaria ends up killing the leader of House Martell (her brother-in-law) and his son and takes charge. This move would lead to her eventual capture by Cersei and the murder of her daughters.

Coming from Volantis, Kinvara is a high-ranked leader in the faith of R'hllor. She serves the Lord of Light and is referred to as a Red Princess.

Mother of Shireen Baratheon, Selyse was born into House Florent and became the wife of Lord of Dragon Stone, Stannis Baratheon.

A believer in the Old Gods of the Forest, Meera Reed was raised in the North and is the only daughter of Lord Howland Reed.

Lady Crane is a vibrant actress who plays Cersei Lannister. She is part of Izembaro's theatre group. She is eventually killed by the Waif, despite Arya warning her that another actress in the group wanted her dead.

Ygritte was a Wildling warrior and the very first woman with whom Jon Snow fell in love. She was a trusted fighter of Tormund's but ultimately lost her life.

Gilly is a Wildling girl who was saved by Samwell from her abusive and rapist father. She helps him find himself while raising her baby boy, a product of her father's disgusting habits.

Sadistic by nature, Myranda was the lover of Ramsay Bolton and servant in the House Bolton where she helped during torture sessions.

Formerly sold as a bed slave to the pleasure houses by her mother, Doreah was bought and made a handmaiden by Daenerys Targaryen.

Wife and child bearer to Robb Stark, King in the North, Queen Talisa was a battlefield healer from the Free City of Volantis. She was murdered, while pregnant, at the Red Wedding.

A daughter of Oberyn Martell and member of the Sand Snakes, Tyene Sand, is a fierce fighter despite her childlike behavior.

Roslin Tully is one of the youngest and prettiest daughters of Lord Walder Frey. She is married off to Edmure Tully at the Red Wedding.

One of three prostitutes chosen to reward Podrick Payne, Marei serves in the King's Landings brothel belonging to Petyr Baelish.

Melisandre is the also called the Red Woman. One of her better achievements was raising Jon Snow from the dead after the revolt by some of the men of the Night's Watch. She is then banished after he learns that she sacrificed Shireen Baratheon, a mere child.

Vala is a prostitute from Mereen who has a secret alliance with the Sons of Happy against Daenerys Targaryen.

Losing much of her family during the fight of the Night's Watch, Karsi is one of few wildling leaders who returned to Hardhome after the defeat.

Olenna Tyrell was the matriarch of the House Tyrell and the woman we can all thank for killing Cersei's rotten spawn, Joffrey.

The leader of the dosh khaleen, the High Priestess is a Dothraki and widow of Khal Savo.

Cersei Lannister is currently the Queen of the Seven Kingdoms due to her scheming and murdering ways. She has had an incestuous relationship with her twin brother and has birthed three children from that union.

Born in Hornhill, Talla or Lady Talla Tarly is the only daughter of Lord Randyll Tarly. She is also referred to as Lady of Hornhill.

Leaf is a member of the Children of the Forest, the race responsible for creating White Walkers to protect them against the men who were cutting down their sacred trees and destroying their race.

An acolyte serving in the House of Black and White, the Waif was a member of the Faceless Men, a group of individuals with no identity keen on distorting the truth.

Named after her father, Obara was the eldest of Prince Oberyn Martell's daughters and the best fighter among the Sand Snakes.

A shadowbinder from Asshai, Quaithe, or Quaithe of the Shadows, is a mysterious woman believed to have magical powers.

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