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15 Harry Potter Inspired Baby Boy Names

Are you looking for a baby name with a cool back story? Are you a bit of a Harry Potter nerd? Well I most certainly am! I've put together some of my favourite boy names from the Harry Potter series. Looking at these names made me want to read the books all over again!

1. Oliver

Gryffindor Quidditch Keeper and captain, Oliver Wood went on to be Keeper for Puddlemere United!

2. Teddy

Son of Remus Lupin and Tonks, Teddy Lupin was also Harry Potter's godson.

3. Harry

The infamous Harry Potter, the main character of the series, Harry rid Voldemort of his powers and strength when he was just an infant.

4. Colin

Muggle-born Gryffindor student, Colin Creevy was one year below Harry and member of Dumbledore's Army.

5. Peter

Former school friend of James Potter, Sirius Black and Remus Lupin, Peter Pettigrew betrayed James and Lily Potter, telling Voldemort of their wherabouts, which ultimately lead to their death. Pettigrew was first introduced as a rat known as Scabbers.

6. Seamus

Irish Gryffindor student in Harry's year, Seamus Finnigan was a very charismatic character and member of Dumbledore's Army.

7. Gregory

Best known as 'Goyle', Gregory Goyle was one of Draco Malfoy's best friends.

8. Lee

Gryffindor student two years above Harry, Lee Jordan was Hogwarts Quidditch commentator and good friend of Fred and George Weasley.

9. Ron

One of the main characters in the series, Ronald Weasley was Harry's best friend and confidont. He later went on to marry Hermione, his one true love.

10. Frank

Father of Neville Longbottom, Frank Longbottom was tortured into insanity by Bellatrix Lestrange along with his wife.

11. James

Harry Potter's father, James Potter was murdered by Lord Voldemort before the series began.

12. Stan

Conductor of the Knight Bus, Stan Shunpike was a Death Eater and possibly under the Imperius Curse.

13. Dean

A Gryffindor student, Dean Thomas was in Harry's year and was briefly Ginny Weasley's boyfriend.

14. Charlie

Second son of Arthur and Molly Weasley, Charlie Weasley was a member of the Order of the Phoenix, facially scared for life from his work with dragons in Romania.

15. Fred

Identical twin brother of George Weasley, was a member of Dumbledore's Army and co-owner of Weasleys' Wizard Wheezes. Sadly, Fred was killed in the great battle in the final book, The Deathly Hallows.

images via harrypotter.wikia.com

About the Author

Editor of eumom.ie, Mairéad Cahalan is a creator of content, a lover of music, red wine and coffee, and a part-time wedding singer! Find her on Twitter, Instagram, Soundcloud and LinkedIn.

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