Minecraft Mobs Wiki

Villagers are passive mobs that spawn naturally in NPC villages in the Overworld.They are sometimes


referred to as a Testificate. They do not like violence at all. They have multiple professions like farming, trading etc.


  • Villagers can communicate with others by making villager sounds.
  • They can trade with players.
  • They have angry particles when attacked.
  • Villagers will run away from Zombies and will become Zombie Villagers when killed by them.
  • Villagers can open and close doors. They also go inside their houses when it's night, it rains, or it's a pillager raid.
  • Farmer Villagers can break and plant crops.
  • Villagers can breed and make baby villagers.
  • they sleep in beds at night.
  • they sweat during pillager raids.


Villagers can trade with players. Each villager will trade something depends on its job. For example:

  • Farmer Villagers will trade food like bread, potatoes, carrots etc.
  • Blacksmiths will trade a sword or a kind of weapon.
  • Librarians will trade books or something related to their job.
  • Butchers will trade meat like raw beef, raw porkchop etc.

Each trade will require a specific amount of emeralds. You can also trade items for emeralds as well.

Baby Villagers

Baby Villagers are baby mobs that spawn in NPC Villages. They can also be spawned when two adult villagers breed. Then they make a baby villager. After 20 minutes the baby will turn into an adult villager. They can sprint like other baby mobs and Ocelots. baby villagers run around chasing eachother or bouncing on beds at day. if you save the village from a pillager raid, baby villagers give you cookies, seeds, and flowers.


Each villager has it's own job. The player can understand their jobs, by their robes.

  • Farmers: They have a sun hat and live in small houses near farms. they plant beetroots and carrots and use composters.
  • Butchers: They have pink headbands and white aprons. They live in butcher shops. they use smokers to cook meat.
  • Blacksmiths: They have welder's goggles. They live in forges. they use grindstones.
  • Priests: They have purple robes and live inside cobblestone churches. they have purple capes and use brewing stands.
  • Librarians: They have a red hat and live inside libraries. they use bookshelves.
  • leatherworkers: they sell leather and use cauldrons.
  • nitwits: they don't trade and wear green robes.


  • Iron Golems protect villagers from hostile mobs. However, if the player hits a Villager the Iron Golem will attack the player too. Unless it's created by the player.
  • Villages were first called "Testificates".
  • Baby Villagers can go under one block spaces, like cave spiders.
  • In the early versions of Minecraft, villagers had an angry face when being hurt. However, this was removed.
  • priests have creeper faces on their capes. very cryptic.