Ariel is a mermaid who is drawn to the surface world above her underwater home, despite the dangers that has her father cousinly keeping her away from it. From time to time Ariel collects items that have fallen into the sea one way or another, and shortly after she falls in love with the human prince she saved Ariel's desire to be with Eric in his world had gotten her to make a deal with a sea witch. So she can become a human like him.
- Alariel — the ship between Ariel and Aladdin
- Eriel — the ship between Ariel and Eric
- Heriel — the ship between Ariel and Hercules
- Hookriel — the ship between Ariel and Captain Hook
- Jariel — the ship between Ariel and Jim Hawkins
- Sorariel — the ship between Ariel and Sora
- Sinariel — the ship between Ariel and Sinbad
- Arianna — the ship between Ariel and Anna
- Arielsa — the ship between Ariel and Elsa
- Arierida — the ship between Ariel and Merida DunBroch
- Auriel — the ship between Ariel and Aurora
- Cinderiel — the ship between Ariel and Cinderella
- Desert Mermaid — the ship between Ariel and Jasmine
- Mermaid Beauty — the ship between Ariel and Belle
- Mermaid Snow — the ship between Ariel and Snow White
- Moariel — the ship between Ariel and Moana Waialiki
- Mulriel — the ship between Ariel and Fa Mulan
- Pocariel — the ship between Ariel and Pocahontas
- Rapunzariel — the ship between Ariel and Rapunzel
- Tiariel — the ship between Ariel and Tiana
- Ursula x Ariel — the ship between Ariel and Ursula
- Main article: Eriel
- Main article: Sorariel
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- Ariel on the Disney Wiki
- Ariel on the Once Upon A Time Wiki
- Ariel on KHWiki
- Ariel on the Descendants Wiki
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- She makes Disney cameo appearances in Ralph Breaks the Internet, that is a netizen version of her, Sofia the First, and Descendants 2.
- In the Kingdom Hearts series Ariel serves as battle-partner characters in the very first game and Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories, when Sora visits her underwater home world, along with her being one of the Disney summon characters in Kingdom Hearts III.
- In the Broadway Musical version of Disney's The Little Mermaid, the sea witch Ursula is featured as Ariel's evil aunt.
- This makes Ariel the first Disney Princess to have an aunt, even though it is in an altered/retold version of her Disney film.
- Auli'i Cravalho portrays Ariel in the live television special of Disney's The Little Mermaid Live.
|SHIPS||het||AkuNami • AkuShi • Larxel • RepliNami • RiKai • RikuNami • Rion • RokuNami • RokuShi • SoKai • Sorapunzel • Sorariel • SoNami • SoXion • Terraqua • Terrella • Venqua|
|slash||AkuRoku • AkuSai • AkuSora • CLeon • RikuRoku • SoHiro • Soriku • Sorneka • SoRoku • TerVen • VanVen • XemXig|
|femslash||Aquarella • KaiNami|
|CHARACTERS||m/f||Ariel • Cinderella • Hiro Hamada • Rapunzel • Sora|
|SHIPS||femslash||Belsa • Brave Warrior • Desert Mermaid • Frozen Warrior • MadArcher • Mermaid Beauty • Mermaid Snow • Red Warrior • Ruby Slippers • Sleeping Warrior • Swan Queen • Warrior Beauty|
|het||Arwen • Captain Swan • Cindercharming • Darling Fire • Eriel • Evilfire • Glass Believer • Gwencelot • Hanna • Helsa • Henvy • Hercugara • Jaladdin • Kristanna • Kristelsa • Mad Swan • Millian • Outlaw Queen • Philora • Snowing • Stable Queen • SwanFire • Tianaveen • VioletBeliever|
|CHARACTERS||female||Anna • Ariel • Belle • Cinderella • Elsa • Emma Swan • Fa Mulan • Jasmine • Merida DunBroch • Tiana|
|male||Hans • Kristoff Bjorgman|