Howdy, witches, and wizards? Scrolling through the internet looking for a complete list of all the spells used in the wizarding world of Harry Potter?
Well, my dearies, look no more. Given below is the list of all the spells used in the Harry Potter movies:
Locked doors? “Aberto” and voila!
Sitting on the couch and feeling lazy to pick up the TV remote on the table? Well, go “Accio Remote” and voila! The remote’s in your hands without even moving.
Emergency situation to put out fire? “Aguamenti” will create a stream of water flowing through the wand of caster. Save those bucks on Fire Brigades.
4. Alarte Ascendare
Throws the victim high up in the air.
Who needs keys when you can just “Alohomora” your way through all the doors?
6. Amato Amino Animato Animagus
Used to become an Animagus.
Removes obstacle that prevents a person from breathing comfortably.
Makes the victim grow antlers.
A concealing charm used to see things written with ink not visible otherwise.
10. Appare Vestigium
Used to track the evidence of magic used.
11. Aqua Eructo
Used as a control for the stream of water flowing through the wand.
12. Arania Exumai
Used to cast away hideous creatures like spiders.
13. Arresto Momentum
“Accidentally” licked your sibling off of a very high cliff? Save their life and yourself from mum’s scolding by slowing their fall.
Locomote an object in an upward direction by using this spell.
15. Avada Kedavra
The last of the unforgivable curse that grants instant death to the victim. Harry Potter turns out to be the only wizard to survive this spell.
Turns the victim into a bird.
Uses an object as a tracking machine.
Calls forth a flock of birds to attack a person.
Supposedly produces a white light from the tip of the wand.
This explosive spell creates a bombardment.
21. Bombarda Maxima
Creates even more destructive explosions.
22. Brackium Emendo
Amends broken bones.
Want to play a bald prank? Make your opponent go bald with this spell.
Ever asked your friend with a good voice to sing but they just won’t? Well, make them sing with this spell that will render them burst into a lovely song.
25. Capacious Extremis
Want to fit in a small briefcase or closet without suffocating and without causing a change in its shape, size, or weight whatsoever? There’s a perfect spell for you.
26. Carpe Retractum
This spell will release a rope, bind the object, and pull it towards you.
27. Cave Inimicum
It’s a cloaking spell that hides the caster from their enemies.
The spell is used in order to rotate targeted objects.
29. Cistem Aperio
The spell is used to open locked boxes.
Feeling someone might be sneaking on you? Use “Colloportus” to lock all the doors and windows.
Don’t want someone to move? Stick their shoes to the ground with this spell.
Don’t like those dirty green colour on your wall? Change it to bloody red with this charm.
The spell produces explosive balls of fire.
This spell is used to perplex or baffle the victim. Hermione uses this spell secretively to help Ron during the Quidditch tryouts.
35. Crinus Muto
Bored with that same old brown hair? Well, cover it away with witchy purple or barbie pink using this spell.
One of the three unforgivable curses causing extreme pain, driving the victim to insanity. The very spell used on the Longbottom parents.
Used to dig and carve through the wall.
Used to find out the last spell that a witch/wizard casted.
Got a bit of Vampire kink? Want to see someone grow their teeth? You’ve got a spell for it!
Want to watch those fiery pits of hell? This charm creates holes in the ground.
Don’t like something or someone near you? Well, push them away from you with a simple “Depulso” charm.
This spell compels objects to fall.
Gone out on a lovely picnic but forgot the bread knife? Well, what do you think “Diffindo” spell was created for? Slice, slice, quick and nice.
This spell shrinks the victim.
This spell allows a person to pass through by granting access to passageways.
One uses this spell to turn their victim into a dragon.
To turn the opponent into a duck, we use this spell.
“Duro” in Latin means “Harden”. So, technically, this spell is used to harden people. Not in the way you think. It hardens people into the stone.
Makes the target explode into bubbles. Must be used with Agua Eructo.
Swells an object.
51. Engorgio Skullus
Swells the head of the victim.
Turns the victim into an insect.
Sticks two objects together.
Used to erect tent (not what you think).
Makes the object disappear.
Makes the object disappear.
58. Everte Statum
Throws back the opponent.
59. Expecto Patronum
This very complex Patronus charm conjures an animal-shaped energy that protects the conjurer from the Dementors. The shape of the animal is unique to each person.
This disarming charm is used to well, disarm our opponents. Someone being a bit nasty about new spells they have learned? “Expelliarmus, bitch!”
The name kind of says it all. The spell pressures the object on which it’s casted, to explode.
Mends broken bones and does the dressing.
63. Fianto Duri
Adds more power to protective shields.
Helps a person hide their secret so well that no one can make them tell that secret. Only if a person willingly gives up that secret, others can know.
Vincent Crabbe used this deadly spell that takes the form of animals and burns everything and everyone (even indestructible objects) that comes in its way. He gets killed in the very fire he caused. Oooh, should I have said, “Spoiler Alert!”?
Breaks glasses into pieces.
67. Finite Incantatem
Reverses the effects of spells previously casted that might have caused havoc.
If something or someone even touches an object protected with this spell, they burn.
Victims are turned into matchboxes.
Throws the victim backwards.
71. Flipendo Duo
Pushes the victim with even more pressure.
72. Flipendo Tria
Uses the highest amount of tornado-like pressure.
Creates smoke so that the vision is not clear.
74. Fumos Duo
Creates even more intensified smoke.
Causes the skin of the victim to get filled with boils.
Duplicates and multiplies the object infinitely.
Used to freeze the victim.
78. Glacius Duo
Stronger variation of Glacius.
79. Glacius Tria
Strongest variation of Glacius.
Turns the stairs into slide.
81. Harmonia Necetere Passus
Used to repair the Vanishing Cabinet.
Makes target grow flowers on their body.
Causes a fast growth in plants.
84. Homenum Revelio
Reveals the presence of a human being.
Used to track movement.
Turns a transformed object into its original form.
Renders the handwriting illegible.
Causes and object or a person to be immobile.
A momentary slowing down of an object.
The second unforgivable curse used to control the victim.
Protects an object from water.
92. Inanimatus Conjurus
As the name suggests, the spell conjures an inanimate object.
Only if kidnappers knew this spell. This charm binds the victim in ropes.
The charm creates fire.
95. Incendio Duo
Creates even more fire.
96. Incendio Tria
Conjures the highest amount of fire.
Makes the victim levitate like a balloon.
The spell informs the caster with everything about the target.
99. Lacarnum Inflamari
Sets cloaks on fire.
Locks the tongue of the opponent by sticking it to the top of their mouth.
Turns the victim into a rabbit.
Used to get inside the head of a person and invade their privacy.
Hangs people up in the air upside down.
Returns the same hanging person back to the ground.
This can be used to move an object in air and then in any direction.
106. Locomotor Mortis
This spell locks the legs of he victim.
Forget those extortionate electricity bills, we’ve got the power of “Lumos” to take a nightly stroll around the house.
108. Lumos Duo
Need a more focused beam of light? We’ve got an upgraded version of the spell.
109. Lumos Maxima
Not quite satisfied with “Lumos” and “Lumos Duo”? Well, don’t you worry ser. We’ve got a bright flash of light to keep you going on with your work.
110. Lumos Solem
Need an even brighter light that almost blinds the opponent? Well, then nothing’s brighter than the sunlight. Just “Lumos Solem’ your way through the Devils’s Snare.
111. Magicus Extremos
A siphoning spell that uses the power of two or more people to increase the power of spell.
Covers the target’s head with a pumpkin.
113. Meteolojinx Recanto
Removes the effects of weather caused by jinx.
Used to prevent a person from chanting spells clearly by tying their tongue.
Used to move wooden objects in air and any direction we desire then.
Causes mobility in the bodies.
A cushioning charm that cushions the object and nobody can see it.
This is a total no no. It’s used to call forth the dark mark. Now, we don’t want that. Do we?
119. Mucus ad Nauseam
Causes the target to catch a very bad cold causing them to sneeze until they collapse.
Muffles the conversation so the others can’t eavesdrop.
Bit of a fashionista, are we? This spell changes the colour and look of the outfit.
122. Mutatio Skullus
The victim grows extra heads.
Darkens the room and makes it void of any light.
The spell creates fog all around.
125. Oculus Reparo
Fixes broken glasses.
The memory charm makes a person forget memories we want them not to remember.
Keeps the target from seeing or noticing anything.
This spell calls forth birds and attacks the victim. Used by Hermione on Ron.
Buries the victim into the ground.
Brings forth flowers.
Used to shut and remove the mouth of the victim.
This spell packs all our belongings.
133. Papyrus Reparo
Glues back torn pages.
134. Partis Temporus
Allows the caster to pass through even amidst fire.
Creates red sparks.
136. Peskipiksi Pesternomi
Had no apparent effect when used by Professor Lockhart in an attempt to ward off the pixies.
137. Petrificus Totalus
Got a wicked idea but a friend just won’t let you pass through? You know what to do. The person will be paralysed (Relax! It’s temporary).
138. Piertotum Locomotor
This spell makes inanimate objects protect the caster.
Turns the target into fish.
140. Point Me
Points the spell-caster in the Northern direction.
An object is turned into a Portkey with this spell.
142. Prior Incanto
Shows the prior spell used by a wand.
This charm creates a protective shield that repels the spells casted.
144. Protego Diabolica
A ring of black fire forms around the caster for protection against the enemies. This is a Dark Arts charm.
145. Protego Horribilis
This spell creates a shield against the Dark Magic.
146. Protego Maxima
The most powerful of all the Protegus charms protects against the biggest forces of the Dark Magic.
147. Protego Totalum
A variation of of Protegus charm that is focused with the protection of an area for quite a long time.
Quietens the victim.
149. Redactum Skullus
Shrinks the head of the victim.
Shrinks an object.
Generally used to break objects. However, Ginny Weasley impresses everyone by disintegrating objetcs.
This is a healing spell used against injuries caused by magic.
Used to make the objects look exactly like they originally were.
If this spell is used, the victim will lose their grip on anything they might be holding on to.
Used to wake someone who is not conscious.
If a transformation stays incomplete, this spell can be used to reverse the transformation spell thereby returning the object to its original form.
Repairs the targeted objects.
158. Repello Muggletum
159. Repello Inimicum
This spell is used against enemies to disintegrate them.
This is a secret revealing spell.
This spell tickles the victim until they fall back to the ground.
“Riddikulus” is used to banish Boggarts. Boggarts take form of objects we are most afraid of.
163. Salvio Hexia
This spell is used to repel hexes.
Feeling too lazy to do all the cleaning? “Scourgify!”
Created by Severus Snape, this spell was used by Harry Potter against him. This spell creates deep cut in the skin of the victim even making them bleed to death. Draco Malfoy has also been a victim of this spell when used by Potter on him.
In the name itself lies the purpose of the spell. It was used by Malfoy when he conjured a serpent against Potter dueing their duel.
As the name suggests, the spell silences the victim.
Want to scare the very entity that scares us? “Skurge” away those ghosts that “Boo!” behind the shadows.
169. Slugulus Eructo
Want to make someone vomit slug? Go “Slugulus Eructo”
Increases the volume of the victim.
171. Specialis Revelio
Used to find out the spell earlier used on an object.
Makes an object of a spongy texture.
This spell is used as a distraction by making the opponent sneeze.
Yes, we all wish we could just “Stupefy” and stun people to the state of unconsciousness.
This spell is used to lift an already used spell off of a person.
Makes victim’s legs go out of conrol so as to make them look like they’re dancing.
Used to turn the victim’s head into tentacles.
Wipes off and cleans liquid off of an object.
Used to tickle the opponent.
Produces wind from the wand.
181. Ventus Duo
A stronger variation of Ventus.
182. Vera Verto
To transform animals into water goblets, this spell is used.
Production of green sparks through the wand.
Used to unfold the objects hidden by the dark magic.
185. Verdimillious Duo
This is a stronger variation of Verdimillious.
To turn objects into worms.
The usage of this spell produces red sparks.
188. Vipera Evanesca
When a serpent is conjured, this spell is used to make that serpent disappear.
189. Vulnera Sanentur
This spell negates the effects of Sectumsempra by slowing the blood-flow and healing the person.
“Waddiwasi” was used by Professor Lupin to shoot a lump of gum out of a lock.
191. Wingardium Leviosa
The very first spell taught to the students causes an object to levitate. Halloween approaching? Want to scare off people? Just take a white sheet and you’re just one “Wingardium Leviosa” away from making a sheet-ghost go, “Boo! Scared ya!”
Well, there you have it. A list of the all the Harry Potter spells. What are you waiting for now?
Go pick up your wand and start practicing.
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