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Demelza Robins

Demelza Robins

Demelza Robins was a quality Chaser for the Gryffindor Quidditch Team that won the House Cup in 1996-1997 (HBP24).

Skills

"particularly good at dodging Bludgers."

Commentary

Etymology

Demelza is a hamlet in the Parish of St Wenn. Winston Graham named his character Demelza Carne after the hamlet in his "Poldark" book series. In doing so, he popularized the name for girls in Cornwall.

Demelza could also refer to WEB LINKDemelza House, the favourite charity of actor Daniel Radcliffe.

Notes

"Discover Poldark: The real places behind the names"

https://www.visitcornwall.com/poldark/blog/real-places-behind-names

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