Nephrite (ネフライト Nefuraito?) is a male Pembroke Welsh Corgi Jewelpet who represents Likeability and Teamwork.


Nephrite is a small Pembroke Welsh Corgi dog whose fur is amber-colored with white paws, inner ears, muzzle and chest. His Jewel Eyes are made out of green nephrites. For his attire, he wears a blue checked flat cap on his head and a silver beaded necklace with a green diamond-shaped nephrite jewel around his neck.

Charm Form


Nephrite's Jewel Charm is orange and oval-shaped with white decor. There is a large green diamond in the middle, surrounded by four smaller diamonds and a green heart at the top.


According to the official website, Nephrite is depicted as a cheerful type of Jewelpet who gets along with almost anyone.


In Nephrite's official setting in the franchise, he represents Likeability. As the Jewelpet of Likeability, Nephrite's magic can make humans more likeable by improving their manners and enhancing their leadership. In Jewelpet, he wields the power of Teamwork, allowing humans to team up with their friends and work together to accomplish their goals, also making them become good leaders.


In Jewelpet

Nephrite is the partner of Akira Nanase. Nephrite appears to Akira to rid him of Diana's curse that caused him to become harsh to the kids he was teaching to play basketball. Like Ruby, he wants to see Akira and Rinko get together.

In Jewelpet Kira☆Deco!

Nephrite is a "cleaner-for-hire" (a parody of an assassin) and an old friend of Coal who tries to help him defeat Ruby and her friends. However, he falls in love with her and ends up turning against Coal. In the end, he cleanses his mind of all memories of Ruby so that he won't love her anymore.

In Jewelpet Happiness

Nephrite is known for jumping into Ruby and Chiari at the exact moment the beam of light is hit from the Small Moon of Happiness. While Sapphie is working on her latest invention, the Happiness Shot, Nephrite develops a crush on her and is willing to work alongside her.

In Lady Jewelpet

Nephrite is one of the dogs used to test the Petite Ladies' skill at dog-walking. He is partnered with Momona, whom he's rude and unhelpful to at first, but he eventually takes a liking to her during the course of the episode. In the past, Nephrite did the same test with Lady Diana; his cynical attitude came from him witnessing Diana run away with Alto and leaving Luea behind.


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  • Nephrite's jewel motif is the nephrite, a variety of the calcium and magnesium-rich amphibole mineral actinolite.