Friday, 25 January 2013

Harry Potter spells

Harry Potter is the most amazing Fiction series, created by J. K. Rowling. It has got a great global response and also has created many fans worldwide.According to me,  the most amazing part is the 7th one - "Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows", in which, the war is the centre of attraction.

Here is a list of mostly all harry potter spells, with their function -

  • Accio - Used to pull any object directly towards you. It needs concentration.
  • Aguamenti - water is splashed out of wand, from tip. used for extinguishing fire.
  • Alohomora - unlocks locks(ordinary ones)
  • Aparecium - Repels water.Used for increasing visibility in rain.
  • Avada Kedavra - (Unforgivable)Killing curse
  • Avis - used for shooting sharp tiny birds at the opponent.
  • Cave Inimicum - Protective charm.
  • Colloportus - used for closing all the doors and windows, to prohibit porting.
  • Confringo - used for getting a person off the broomstick.
  • Confundo - used to confuse the opponent.
  • Crucio - (Unforgivable) used for torturing the opponent.
  • Defodio - Gouging spell
  • Deletrius - Counter spell for Prior Incontato.
  • Densaugeo - enlarges teeth.
  • Diffindo - Severing charm.Eg- If it is used on a bag,it will open up & all things inside it will come out.
  • Dissendium - Makes anything transparent for couple of minutes.
  • Eat Slugs - Slugs come out of opponent's mouth for a period of time.
  • Engorgio - Enlarges an item.
  • Ennervate - Counters Stupefy.
  • Evanesco - Vanishing Spell.Used to hide secret into someone.
  • Expecto Petronum - Used to defend from Dementors,as this spell creates Petronas.
  • Expelliarmus - Used to disarm or overpower the opponent.
  • Ferula - cures injuries by creating bandages
  • Fidelius - Hides a secret within someone.
  • Finite Incantatem - stops any current spells or jinxes.
  • Flagrate - creates a burn mark of [X] on any object.
  • Flipendo - Knocks an object backwards.
  • Furnonculus - Creates boils on the opponent.
  • Geminio - creates a duplicate of the object on which spell is casted.
  • Homorphus - Lockhart's Warewolf  'cure'
  • Impedimenta - slows an advancing object.
  • Imperio - (Unforgivable)can control a person.
  • Impervius - makes an object repel water.
  • Incarcerous - ties a person with ropes coming out of wand.
  • Incedio - sets an object on fire till it turns to ash.
  • Legilimens - used to read opponent's mind.
  • Levicorpus - raises the opponent in air, tied with ropes from ankles.
  • Liberacorpus - Counter spell for Levicorpus.
  • Locomotor - makes any object move itself.
  • Locomotor Mortis - Locks opponent's legs.
  • Lumos - creates light at wand tip.
  • Lumos maxima - light gets shooted from the wand tip and stays in moon shape.
  • Meteolojinx recanto - stops any current spell,jinx or charm.
  • Mobiliarbus - moves objects with wand.
  • Mobilicorpus - moves unconscious bodies.
  • Morsmorde - conjures the dark mark.
  • Muffliato - makes someone unable to hear specific talks temporarily.
  • NOX - counter to lumos.
  • Obliviate - Erases memories.
  • Obscuro - makes the opponent blind, temporarily.
  • Oqulas reparer - remands small objects.
  • Orchideous - bunch of flowers come out of the wand.
  • Petrificus totalus - body bind curse.
  • Piertotum Locomotor - brings life to statues.
  • Point me - wand acts like a compass.
  • Portus - makes a port key.
  • Prior incantato - used to know any wand's lastly or previously done works, by joining wands tip to tip
  • Protego - used to protect the user from coming spell,jinx or curse.
  • Protego horribilis - protective charm.
  • Quietus - Counter spell for sonorous.
  • Reducio - returns items to original size, counters engorgio.
  • Reducto - Blasts solid objects aside.
  • Relashio - releases user from binding.
  • Reparo - used to repare any broken item.
  • Repello Muggletum - Muggle repelling charm.
  • Rictusempra - Tickling charm.
  • Riddikulus - defends from boggart.
  • Scruge - destroys ectoplasm(remains of ghosts).
  • Selvio hexia - protective charm.
  • Scourgify - used to clean any dirty place or object.
  • Sectumsempra - (Dark Magic) used to spill out blood from every part of the body.
  • Serpensortia - produces snake.
  • Silencio - used to finish opponent's voice.
  • Sonorus - amplifies voice.
  • Specialis - used to find any different speciality in the object.
  • Stupefy - knocks out opponent.
  • Tarantallegra - Forces opponent to dance.
  • Tergeo - used to clean out huge land marks.
  • Waddiwasi - unsticks an object.
  • Wingardium Leviosa - makes an object fly.
- Vish


  1. We posted an infographic that highlights some of the spells you should know. You may want to add it to your blog:

  2. The infographic is really a good one.And i have included almost apl spells with their functions.So,thanks for linking my blog to your website..