Just the name Harry Potter spells magic for millions of young people – and there are an equal number who’ve carried the magic within them well into adulthood! These people have proudly named themselves ‘Potterheads’ – avowed Harry Potter Fans! They can, probably, list the names of the 160+ characters in the Series.
And continuing on the theme of ‘names’, did you know that Hermione Granger was originally named Hermione Puckle by the author? Or that she got her name from the Shakespearean classic ‘The Winter’s Tale’? Find out other fascinating ‘name’ tidbits in this infographic!
How Harry Potter Characters Got Their Names:
Infographic by – Etymology Nerd