Only A Wizard Can Pass This Harry Potter Vocabulary Test. Can You?

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Are you hip with your Harry Potter slang?

This Harry Potter trivia quiz will figure out if you are a true Potterhead by asking you to match these Harry Potter slang terms to their correct definitions.

 Jan 30, 2020

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Name for descendent of Slytherin
Nickname for Salazar Slytherin
The ability to talk to snakes

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Death Eater
Nickname for dementors
Follower of Lord Voldemort
Magical creature that kills with one glance

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Position in Quidditch
Wizard who finds lost things
Spell to find lost object

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A wizard who can turn into an animal
Wizarding familiar
Spell that turns animals into people

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Someone who breaks an Unbreakable Vow
Type of wizarding money
The smallest ball in Quidditch

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A stone that provides the user with immortality
A curse that brings the dead back to life
An object in which a Dark wizard has hidden a piece of their soul

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Time Turner
Watch that freezes time
Spell to turn back time by five seconds
Device used for time travel

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Magical object used to examine memories
Device to slow down time
The ability to read another wizards thoughts

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Mirror of Erised
Mirror that shows the dead
Two way communication mirror
Mirror that shows someone’s deepest desires

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Non-alcoholic wizarding drink
Alcoholic wizarding beverage
Potion that turns butter into beer

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Sorting Hat
Wizarding hat that is used for reading other people’s minds
Hat that sorts students into their wizarding profession
Sentient hat that sorts students into Hogwarts Houses

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The magical ability to read minds
The magical ability to change appearances
The magical ability to block your thoughts

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The ability to turn into an animal
The magical ability to change appearances
Spell to turn an animal into a person

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Witch/wizard born to non-magical parents
Witch/wizard who loses their magic as they grow older
Someone born into a wizarding family with no magic

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Wizarding drink
Coin used for communication with others
Unit of wizarding currency

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Type of magical creature
Witch/wizard born to non-magical parents
Non-magical person born into a wizarding family

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Slicing spell
When a witch/wizard Apparates and leaves a piece of themselves behind
Splitting a spell in two directions

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Magical creature that sucks out souls
Magical creature that can only be seen by those who witness death
Magical creature that shows someone’s greatest fear

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People who dislike Harry Potter
Type of Harry Potter tattoo
Harry Potter fan

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Non-magical person
Wizard who can’t do magic
Wizard born to non-magical parents
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