Literature Quiz / Harry Potter Name Origins

Random Literature Quiz

Can you name the Harry Potter characters by the origin of their names?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Score 0/24 Timer 07:00
HintNamePart of Name
English word meaning 'thin (esp. with disease)'Surname
From Latin, meaning 'white'First Name
From Greek mythology, the messenger of the godsOne-Word Name
From French, meaning 'of the court'Surname
From Roman mythology, the goddess of wisdomFirst Name
Derived from the Latin word for 'of blood' or 'bloodthirsty'One-Word Name or Surname
From Italian, meaning 'fair one'First Name
Derived from the English name of an animal associated with misfortuneSurname
From French, meaning 'flower'First Name
From Sanskrit, meaning 'lotus'First Name
From outdated English, meaning 'bumblebee'Surname
From Shakespeare's canon, the heroine who pretends to be a statueFirst Name
HintNamePart of Name
From French, meaning 'bad faith'Surname
From Roman mythology, one of two brothers who were raised by a she-wolfFirst Name
From Latin, meaning 'moon'First Name
From the name of the Celtic goddess of fertilityFirst Name
From English rhyming slang, meaning 'mosquito'First Name or Surname
From Greek, meaning 'love of foreign things/ideas'First Name
Derived from the Latin word for 'wolf'Surname
From Greek mythology, a watchman with 200 eyesFirst Name
From Shakespeare's canon, the tall heroine whose course of true love runs anything but smoothFirst Name
From French, meaning 'flight from death'Adopted Name
From French, meaning 'victory'First Name
From English slang, meaning 'to steal'Surname

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Editor's Pick Oct 1, 2010SourceReportNominate
Tags:character, origin

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.