A Padawan, Padawan learner, Jedi Apprentice in Basic, or Jedi in Training, 
referred to a Force-sensitive adolescent who had begun one-on-one instruction 
with a Jedi Knight or Master outside of the Jedi academy. Having passed the Initiate
Trials and ascended in rank from an Initiate, Padawans were given more 
responsibilities within the Jedi Order but were subject to the demands of their 

Famous Padawans of the PastEdit

  • Yoda (yes, Master Yoda was once a padawan too.)
  • Obi-Wan Kenobi (He was the padawan to Qui-Gon Jinn whom found Anakin Skywalker)
  • Anakin (He's the chosen one.)
  • Ahsoka Tano (She was kicked out and then found not guilty. SHe was offered back her position but refused, saying, "If the council didn't trust me, how can I trust myself?")
  • Luke Skywalker (Son of the famous Anakin Skywalker)

Padawan LearnersEdit