Harry Potter Spells

Accio (Summoning Charm) Pronunciation: AH-see-o Description: This charm summons an object to the caster, potentially over a significant distance Aguamenti Pronunciation: AH-gwa-MEN-tee or AG-YOO-A-menti Description: Produces a jet of water from the witch or wizard's wand Alarte Ascendare Pronunciation: uh-LAR-tay uh-SEN-dar-uh Description: Spell which causes something to shoot up into the air Alohamora Pronunciation: AL-lo-ha-MOR-ah Description: Used to open and unlock doors Anapneo Pronunciation: ah-NAP-nee-oh Description: Clears the target's airway Aparecium Pronunciation: AH-par-EE-see-um Description: This spell makes invisible ink appear Arania Exumai Pronunciation: uh-RAY-nee-uh EX-oo-my Description: Knocks over or throws back spiders Arresto Momentum Pronunciation: (uh-RES-toe mo-MEN-tum) Description: Slows the descent of a falling object Ascendio Pronunciation: (uh-SEN-dee-oh) Description: Causes the spell caster to ascend rapidly Avada Kedavra (Killing Curse) Pronunciation: uh-VAH-dah kuh-DAHV-rah Description: Causes instant, painless death, and leaves no physical signs of cause of death Avifors Pronunciation: Av-if-fors Description: Turns small objects into birds. Avis Pronunciation: AH-vis Description: This charm creates a flock of birds which pour forth from the caster's wand Bombarda

preventing it from being opened by Muggle means Confringo (Blasting Curse) Pronunciation: con-FRIN-goh (hard "g") or con-FRIN-joh Description: Causes anything that the spell comes into contact with to explode Confundo (Confundus Charm) Pronunciation: con-FUN-doh Description: Causes the victim to become confused and befuddled Crucio (Cruciatus Curse) Pronunciation: KROO-see-oh Description: Inflicts intense pain on the recipient of the curse Confundus Pronunciation: Con-fun-dus Description: Used to confuse opponent Conjunctivitis Pronunciation: Con-junk-ti-vi-tis Description: Damages opponents eyesight Defodio (Gouging Spell) Pronunciation: deh-FOH-dee-oh Description: This spell causes deep gouges to appear in the object targeted by the spell .Pronunciation: bom-BAR-da Description: Spell which can blast open a door Bombarda Maxima Pronunciation: bom-BAR-da MAX-i-ma Description: A stronger version of Bombarda Bracchium Emendo Pronunciation: BRAK-ee-um ee-MEN-do Description: The spell fixes a broken forearm. unless you don't do it properly Carpe Retractum Pronunciation: CAR-pay re-TRACT-um Description: Pulls objects toward the caster. or vice versa Cave Inimicum Pronunciation: KAH-vay ih-NIH-mih-kum Description: Spell used to strengthen an enclosure from enemies Cistem Aperio Pronunciation: SIS-tem ah-PER-ee-oh Description: Opens the target crate Colloportus Pronunciation: cul-loh-POR-tus Description: Magically locks a door.

except that Depulso is used only for magical levers and switches Descendo Pronunciation: deh-SEN-doh Description: The spell likely causes any targeted object to move downwards Diffindo (Severing Charm) Pronunciation: dif-FIN-doh Description: Tears the target or a specific area on the target Diminuendo Pronunciation: dim-min-du-en-do Description: Turns the target into a toy Dissendium Pronunciation: Dis-sen-di-um Description: Opens "One eyed witch" hump Draconifors Pronunciation: dra-CON-i-fors Description: Transfigures dragon statues into dragons Duro Pronunciation: DOO-roh Description: Turns its target to stone Engorgio (Engorgement Charm) Pronunciation: en-GOR-jee-oh Description: Causes objects to swell in size Ennervate Pronunciation: Enn-er-vate Description: Counters Stupefy Episkey Pronunciation: eh-PIS-key .Deletrius Pronunciation: deh-LEE-tree-us Description: An erasure spell It erases images and magical "after-effects" Densaugeo Pronunciation: den-sah-OO-jee-oh Description: This hex makes the victim's teeth grow rapidly Deprimo Pronunciation: DEH-prih-moh Description: This spell places immense downward pressure upon its target Depulso Pronunciation: de-PULSE-oh Description: Like Flipendo (uno).

It can also be used to send messages Expelliarmus Pronunciation: ex-pel-ee-AR-mus Description: This spell is used to disarm another wizard. fluh-GRAH-tay Description: With this spell. typically by causing the victim's wand to fly out of reach It can also throw the target backwards when enough power is put into it Expulso Pronunciation: ecks-PUL-soh Description: A curse which causes that with which it comes into contact to explode violently Fera Verto Pronunciation: FAIR-uh VAIR-to Description: The spell transforms an animal into a cup or goblet Ferula Pronunciation: feh-ROO-lah Description: Creates a bandage and a splint Fidelius Pronunciation: Fid-de-li-us Description: Hides a secret within someone Finite (Incantatem) (Counter-Spell) Pronunciation: fi-NEE-tay (in-can-TAH-tem) Description: Negates many spells or the effects of many spells Flagrante Curse Pronunciation: fluh-GRAYT. the caster's wand can leave fiery marks Flipendo Pronunciation: fli-PEN-do . FLAH-grayt.Description: Used to heal relatively minor injuries Erecto Pronunciation: ee-RECK-toh or eh-RECK-toh Description: Used to erect a tent or other structure Evanesco (Vanishing Spell) Pronunciation: ev-an-ES-koh Description: Makes something vanish Everte Statum Pronunciation: ee-VER-tay STAH-tum Description: Duelling spell used to send the opponent flying Expecto Patronum (Patronus Charm) Pronunciation: ecks-PEK-toh pah-TRO-num Description: Used to conjure an incarnation of the Witch's or Wizard's innermost positive emotions to act as a protector.

Glacius Pronunciation: GLAY-see-us Description: Used to freeze fiery enemies Glisseo Pronunciaton: GLISS-see-oh or gliss-SAY-oh Description: Causes the steps on a stairway to flatten and form a ramp or slide. Homenum Revelio Pronunciation: HOM-eh-num reh-VEH-lee-oh Description: Reveals humans in the vicinity of the caster. Homorphus Pronunciation: Ho-mor-fus Description: Lockhart's Werewolf "cure" .Description: The spell used to push or topple something Furnunculus Pronunciation: fer-NUN-kyoo-lus Description: Causes the target to become covered in boils Geminio Pronunciation: jeh-MIH-nee-oh or geh-MIH-nee-oh (hard "g") Description: Creates a duplicate of any object cast upon.