Saphira is one of the main characters in the Eragon series written by christopher paolini. Saphira is a blue dragon, with shimmering gem like scales and like all dragons in the series the ability to weild mighty magics. Saphira has the ability to breath fire (like all dragons in the series), but she also has access to vast reserves of magical energy Eragon can draw on in times of crisis. Although Saphira can't control her magic besides her fire breath she does on occation perform great feats of magick instinctivly.
With an electric personality she is a noble being not mearly a dumb animal. She continuasly surrprises those she meets with her intellagence and intuition.
Saphira is by far my favorite dragon i've read about.
Wow i wish i was a dragon rider, and that saphira was my dragon.