Baby Names

20 Harry Potter Inspired Baby Names

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SIRIUS – Harry Potter’s godfather, a member of the Order of the Phoenix and prisoner on the run.

AMELIA – Head of the Department of Magical Law Enforcement, aunt of Susan Bones.

LAVENDER Gryffindor student in Harry’s year, a member of Dumbledore’s Army, briefly Ron Weasley’s girlfriend.

CHARITY Professor of Muggle Studies at Hogwarts during Harry’s time at school.

PENELOPE – Ravenclaw prefect and girlfriend of Percy Weasley

FLEUR – French student who participated in the Triwizard Tournament representing Beauxbatons, later married Bill Weasley.

CEDRIC – Hufflepuff student two years above Harry, school prefect, Quidditch Seeker and captain, co-winner of the Triwizard Tournament

MARIETTA – Ravenclaw student one year above Harry, member of Dumbledore’s Army’s and also betrays Dumbledore’s Army to Dolores Umbridge

ARABELLA – Squib neighbour of the Dursleys’, member of the Order of the Phoenix.

HERMIONE – Muggle-born Gryffindor student in Harry’s year, one of Harry’s best friends

RUBEUSKnown as Hagrid, the half-giant Keeper of Keys and Grounds at Hogwarts, Care of Magical Creatures professor

LUNA – Ravenclaw student one year below Harry, a member of Dumbledore’s Army.

ERNIE – Hufflepuff student in Harry’s year, school prefect, member of Dumbledore’s Army

LILY – Harry Potter’s mother

POPPY – Hogwarts school nurse

RUFUS – Head of the Auror Office, replaces Cornelius Fudge as Minister for Magic.

EMMELINE – a member of the party that brings Harry to Grimmauld Place, a member of the Order of the Phoenix.

HARRY – The main character of the series, orphaned son of James Potter and Lily Evans and student at Hogwarts

RON – Best friends with Harry Potter and Hermione Granger

OLIVER – Hogwarts student, Gryffindor Quidditch Keeper and captain

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