Yellow Lightsaber Blade Color Meaning and History
A yellow lightsaber is a rare lightsaber blade color. Yellow lightsabers are commonly associated with the prestigious Jedi Temple Guards. The Rey lightsaber emits a golden yellow blade as well.
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Yellow Lightsabers in Star Wars Canon
The mysterious Jedi Temple Guards are among the most famous wielders of yellow lightsabers. Jedi Temple Guards are a security force of anonymous Jedi sentinels charged with protecting the Jedi Temple. Jedi Temple Guards do not construct their own lightsabers. Instead, each sentinel is issued a yellow-bladed lightsaber pike (i.e. double-bladed lightsaber) to help protect their anonymity. Several High Republic era Jedi wield yellow-bladed lightsabers.
Bounty hunter Asajj Ventress acquired and wielded a yellow-bladed lightsaber after her pair of red-bladed curved lightsaber hilts were stolen. Additionally, Jedi Master Tosan wields a yellow double-bladed lightsaber and Ahsoka Tano wielded a yellow-green bladed lightsaber shoto before constructing her two white lightsabers.
Yellow Lightsaber Color Theory
A yellow lightsaber blade connotes energy, optimism, and warmth along with caution and cowardice. The yellow color reminds us of sunshine, fire, light and heat.
List of Yellow Lightsabers
Star Wars Canon
Emerick Caphtor lightsaber (High Republic)
Jedi Temple Guard lightsaber
Ram Jomaram lightsaber (High Republic)
Rey Skywalker lightsaber
Indeera Stokes lightsaber (High Republic)
Asajj Ventress (second lightsaber)
Ahsoka Tano (yellow-green bladed lightsaber shoto)
Star Wars Legends
Darsha Assant lightsaber
Nelani Dinn lightsaber
Jedi Sentinels (Knights of the Old Republic [KOTOR])
Anja Gallandro lightsaber (acid yellow)
Klin-Fa Gi lightsaber
Micah Giiett lightsabers (pair of two lightsabers)
Peerce lightsaber (amber/gold)
Nat Skywalker (Rawk) lightsaber
Tyvokka lightsaber (Wookiee Jedi)
Yun lightsaber (Kyle Katarn’s second lightsaber)
COVER IMAGE Disney Parks Jedi Temple Guard legacy lightsaber