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Jakob as a Butler in Fates.

Nohrian. A servant who defends his master with shuriken and staves.


Dagger, Staff


Live to Serve, Tomebreaker

The Butler (Japanese: バトラー Butler) is an advanced infantry class debuting in Fire Emblem Fates. It is exclusive to male units, with the female equivalent being Maid. Units may promote to this class from the Troubadour class; Troubadours may alternatively promote to Strategist. Butlers may wield staves and daggers.


Base stats

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Movement Constitution Weight Experience Weapon Level
Fates 18 4 5 9 8 4 5 4 6 -- -- -- FE14RankDagger.png E FE14RankStaff.png E

Max stats

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Movement Constitution Weapon Level
Fates 50 28 31 33 33 32 29 29 ?? -- FE14RankDagger.png B FE14RankStaff.png S

Class growth rates

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Charm Constitution* Movement*
Fates 0% 10% 10% 15% 15% 10% 5% 10% -- -- --
Click here for more details on the mechanics of class growths in each game.

Class skills

Game Skill Learning conditions
Fates Is 3ds02 live to serve.png Live to Serve Learned from Level 5 and up.
Fates Is 3ds01 tomebreaker.png Tomebreaker Learned from Level 15 and up.

Class change


Base class Promotion method Advanced class
Ma 3ds02 troubadour playable.gif


Using a Master Seal after reaching Level 10. Ma 3ds02 strategist playable.gif
Ma 3ds02 maid playable.gif
File:Ma 3ds02 butler playable.gif
Promotion choice criteria: The player may freely choose. Maid or Butler is dependent on unit's gender.

Playable Butlers

Playable Characters
Name Game
Jakob Fates (all routes)
Playable Butler units in the Fire Emblem series.

Notable enemy Butlers

Flavor text

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Game Text
Fates Nohrian. A servant who defends his master with shuriken and staves. ??


Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Butler A chief male servant of a household.
Japanese バトラー Officially romanized as Butler.
Spanish Mayordomo Majordomo (head butler)
French Majordome Majordomo
German Diener Valet
Italian Maggiordomo Majordomo



See also

Project Classes.png This article is part of Project Classes, a project focused in writing articles for every class present in the Fire Emblem series.
Classes in Fire Emblem Fates
Base classes ApothecaryArcherCavalierDark MageDivinerFighterKitsuneKnightMercenaryMonkNinjaNohr PrinceNohr PrincessOni SavageOutlawSamuraiShrine MaidenSky KnightSpear FighterTroubadourVillagerWolfskinWolfssegnerWyvern Rider
Advanced classes AdventurerBerserkerBasaraBlacksmithBow KnightButlerDark KnightFalcon KnightGeneralGreat KnightGreat MasterHeroHoshido NobleKinshi KnightMaidMalig KnightMaster NinjaMaster of ArmsMechanistMerchantNine-TailsNohr NobleOni ChieftainOnmyojiPaladinPriestessSilent DragonSniperSorcererSpear MasterStrategistSwordmasterWyvern Lord
Non-human classes Astral DragonAutomatonBlight DragonFacelessFeral DragonStoneborn
Other classes BallisticianClericDark FalconDread FighterEmpty VesselGreat LordLancerLodestarLordNohrian KingOutrealm ClassPegasus KnightSongstressVanguardWitch