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Winky Character Analysis: Fired House-Elf

Winky was the house-elf of the Crouch family until she was freed following an incident at the Quidditch World Cup. This devastated the loyal and traditional house-elf, but Hogwarts took her in among their many house-elves. About Winky Born Pre-1981 Blood Status House Elf Occupation Crouch Family Servant Hogwarts House Elf Patronus NA House NA …

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Peeves Character Analysis: Hogwarts Poltergeist

Peeves is the playful and troublesome poltergeist that has inhabited Hogwarts since it opened in 993. He enjoys making mischief and playing with the school’s inhabitants and is especially fond of annoying Argus Filch. But he was loyal to the school and would defend it when it mattered. About Peeves Born Pre-993 Blood Status Poltergeist …

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Hedwig Character Analysis: Harry’s Owl

Hedwig was Harry Potter’s snowy white owl that he received as an eleventh birthday present from Hagrid. Hedwig worked delivering mail. But she was also an important companion to Harry, especially when he was stuck at the Dursleys. Sadly, Hedwig died during the Battle of the Seven Potters. About Hedwig Born Pre-1991 to 27 July …

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Madam Rosmerta Character Analysis: Hogsmeade Landlady

Madam Rosmerta was the landlady of the Three Broomsticks in Hogsmeade. She was known for her good looks and good mead. In 1997, Draco Malfoy placed her under the Imperius Curse to help him with his plans to sneak Death Eaters into Hogwarts and kill Albus Dumbledore. About Madam Rosmerta Born Pre-1959 Blood Status Pure …

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Ronan Character Analysis: Empathetic Centaur

Ronan was one of the centaurs that lived in the Forbidden Forest near Hogwarts. He distrusted humans but was adamant that they should not hurt “foals”. About Ronan Born 20th Century Blood Status Centaur Occupation NA Patronus NA House NA Wand NA Zodiac Sign Cancer (speculative) Ronan Biography Ronan was one of the Centaurs that …

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Scabior Character Analysis: Snatcher

Scabior was a member of the group of Snatchers led by the werewolf Fenrir Greyback. They caught Harry Potter, Hermione Granger, and Ron Weasley and delivered them to Malfoy Manor. About Scabior Born Pre-1980 Blood Status Pure Blood or Half Blood Occupation Snatcher Patronus Unknown House Slytherin Wand Unknown Zodiac Sign Taurus (speculative) Scabior Biography …

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Armando Dippet Character Analysis: Hogwarts Headmaster

Armando Dippet was the Headmaster at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry before Albus Dumbledore from the 1930s to the 1960s. He was in charge of the school when the Chamber of Secrets was first opened and while a young Tom Marvolo Riddle attended. About Armando Dippet Born October 1637-1992 Blood Status Pure Blood or …

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Griphook Character Analysis: Goblin Ally

Griphook was one of the Goblins that worked at Gringotts Wizarding Bank. For unknown reasons, he went on the run when Lord Voldemort gained control of the Ministry for Magic in 1997. He soon found himself in the company of Harry Potter and agreed to help him break into Gringotts. But he wanted Gryffindor’s Sword …

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Grawp Character Analysis: Hagrid’s Giant Brother

Grawp was a giant, the son of Fridwulfa, who was also the mother of the part-giant Rubeus Hagrid. When Hagrid met Grawp in 1995, he was at risk in the giant colony due to his relatively small size for a giant, so Hagrid brought him back to Hogwarts. About Grawp Born Post 1931 Blood Status …

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