A hair style in which the front hair is swept up from the forehead into a high roll at the top of the head. Often exaggerated in animation to comical proportions. Popular with rockers, gang members, and other rebels.
The Japanese often misunderstand the pompadour as the "リーゼント (regent style)."
Characters/people with this hair style
- Bulat from Akame ga Kill!
- Dandy from Space Dandy
- Elvis Presley
- Higashikata Jousuke from JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken
- Kinzoku Bat from One-Punch Man
- Knuckle Bine from Hunter x Hunter
- Kuwabara Kazuma from Yuu Yuu Hakusho
- Onigawara Tenga from Mob Psycho 100
- Oowada Mondo from Danganronpa
- Sakuragi Hanamichi from Slam Dunk
- Takamura Mamoru from Hajime no Ippo