Spells, Charms and Curses N-Z
Nox - Spell to extinguish
light on a wand.
Obliviate - Modifies
- Will leave no trace behind.
Patronus Charm - A
positive force which acts as protection from a Dementor. It is conjured up by the incantation expecto patronum and
brings forth a guardian that acts as a shield between a Wizard and a Dementor.
- A spell that binds the arms and legs together and turns the entire body of the victim rigid.
Point Me - Causes Wand to Act as a Compass
Portus - Creates a
Prior Incantato - A
way to discover the last spell a wand has performed.
Protean Charm - Causes
something to mimic something else. Very Difficult to do. N.E.W.T. Standard.
Protego - A shield
charm used to deflect curses.
Quietus - The spell
Bagman uses at the Quidditch World cup to lower his voice.
Reductor Curse - Blasts
solid objects out of the way.
Reducio - Counter Spell for Engorgio
Reducto - Pushes Solid Objects Aside
Relashio - Releases Body Bind
Reparo - A spell used
to repair something that is broken.
Rictusempra - Tickling
Riddikulus - Turns
Boggarts into humorous looking creatures.
Scourgify - A household
spell for cleaning up a mess.
Scruge - Destroys the Remains of a Ghost
Serpentortia - A spell
used to summon a snake which will attack your opponent.
Shield Charm - Erects
a temporary invisible wall around someone to deflect minor curses.
Sonorous - A spell
that makes a voice very loud without the use of a microphone.
Stealth Sensoring Spells
- Placed by Professor Umbridge in her office to prevent uninvited visitors
Stinging Charm - Produces
a welt on the skin, like a scorch mark.
Stunning Charm - Causes
people to freeze for a few minutes.
Summoning Charm - Makes
objects fly to the summoner. The command is Accio!
Tarantallegra - Leg
jerking, quickstepping charm.
Trip Jinx - Grabs people
by the ankles and causes them to fall.
Unforgivable Curses, The - Avada Kedavra, Imperius and Cruciatus. The use of any of these curses on a "fellow human being is enough to earn a life sentence in
Waddiwasi - Unsticks An Object
Wingardium Leviosa - Magic incantation
to get an object to fly.