HOW STUFF WORKS
QUIZZES

FOLLOW US
Who Is Your Disney Doppelganger?
by Khadija Leon
Youtube

Doppelganger is a German word that translates to "double-goer" and is defined as "a ghostly double or counterpart of a living person." In more recent times, the meaning has been used to describe a person who is physically or behaviorally similar to another person, and for those of us who weren't born as twins or other multiples, it brings up the question of how different are we?

In different cultures and mythologies, the word doppelganger can refer to different things. For example, in Ancient Egyptian religion, where it is called the "ka," the term refers to a tangible spirit having the same memories as the person to whom it belongs. In Norse mythology, where it is called a vardoger, it is a ghostly double who is seen performing a person's actions in advance.

From famous doppelgangers like Jennifer Lawrence and actress Zubaida Tharwat, actor Zack Galifianakis and French designer Louis Vuitton, and actor Michael Fassbender and former U.S. president Ulysses S. Grant, these unrelated look-alikes live all around us, and for some people, it only serves as evidence for their belief in reincarnation.

Which Disney character is your doppelganger? Has anyone ever mentioned that you look like one of these characters? Do you just look like them, or do your attitude and personality also match theirs? If you would like to find out which one of them is most like you, then you should take this quiz!

Read More
Scroll to Begin Quiz

ABOUT HOWSTUFFWORKS

How much do you know about how car engines work? And how much do you know about how the English language works? And what about how guns work? How much do you know? Lucky for you, HowStuffWorks is about more than providing great answers about how the world works. We are also here to bring joy to your day with fun quizzes, compelling photography and fascinating listicles. Some of our content is about how stuff works. Some is about how much you know about how stuff works. And some is just for fun! Because, well, did you know that having fun is an important part of how your brain works? Well, it is! So keep reading!