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Still waiting for your Hogwarts acceptance letter? (Us, too.) Hey, maybe your baby will have better luck. Here, 17 names that are perfect for your little witch or wizard.

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Poppy

Aka Madam Pomfrey, the school nurse at Hogwarts.

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Dean

Named after a Gryffindor student (and also the Old English word for “valley”).

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Lily

As in, Harry’s mom mum.

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Amelia

This witch from the Ministry of Magic was known for being fair and just.

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Arthur

For a kind and curious fellow (like Mr. Weasley himself).  

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Harry

Obviously.  

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Hermione

Will probably be ridiculously clever.

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James

Strong (just like Harry’s dad).

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Colin

Part of Dumbledore's Army.

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Minerva

If your baby girl has even half of Professor McGonagall’s wisdom, she’ll be the smartest muggle around.

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Ron

Short for Ronald.

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Sybill

The name of Hogwarts’ quirkiest professor.

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Albus

For a wise, old soul.

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Amos

Named after Cedric Diggory’s dad.

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