Expelliarmus

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First mentioned in [[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets]], when [[Severus Snape| Snape]] uses the charm to disarm the then-[[Defense Against the Dark Arts]] professor, [[Gilderoy Lockhart|Lockhart]].  This charm disables the castor's opponent, which has been portrayed as something as simple as knocking a wand out of someone's hand in [[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets]] to something as unique as the phoenix cage in at the end of [[Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire]].
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First mentioned in [[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets]], when [[Severus Snape| Snape]] uses the charm to disarm the then-[[Defense Against the Dark Arts]] professor, [[Gilderoy Lockhart|Lockhart]].  This charm disables the castor's opponent, which has been portrayed as something as simple as knocking a wand out of someone's hand in [[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets]] to something as unique as the phoenix cage in at the end of [[Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire]]. It is also known as the Disarming Charm. <ref name="dumbledores army"> J.K. Rowling [[Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix|OotP]] 18</ref>
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The Expelliarmus spell is the first spell that [[Harry Potter|Harry]] teaches to Dumbledore's Army. [[Zacharias Smith]] questions Harry saying that the spell will not be useful against You-Know-Who. [[Harry Potter|Harry]] then tells the group that he did use the Expelliarmus spell against Voledmort and it saved his life.<ref name="dumbledores army"></ref>
It's also called out as [[Harry Potter| Harry]]'s signature move in [[Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows]].
It's also called out as [[Harry Potter| Harry]]'s signature move in [[Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows]].
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== References ==
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[[Category:Spells]]
[[Category:Spells]]

Revision as of 00:12, 17 December 2010

First mentioned in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, when Snape uses the charm to disarm the then-Defense Against the Dark Arts professor, Lockhart. This charm disables the castor's opponent, which has been portrayed as something as simple as knocking a wand out of someone's hand in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets to something as unique as the phoenix cage in at the end of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. It is also known as the Disarming Charm. [1]

The Expelliarmus spell is the first spell that Harry teaches to Dumbledore's Army. Zacharias Smith questions Harry saying that the spell will not be useful against You-Know-Who. Harry then tells the group that he did use the Expelliarmus spell against Voledmort and it saved his life.[1]

It's also called out as Harry's signature move in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.K. Rowling OotP 18