Randolph Spudmore is the innovative designer of the popular Firebolt broom.
Some vital ones for an inventor: ability to improve and innovate - and keep it a secret
Randolph, a variant of Randulf (Randolf), is derived from the Germanic elements rand, meaning "rim (of a shield)", and wulf, meaning "wolf". It was brought to England via the Normans as Randúlfr (Behind the Name).
A spud is British slang for a potato.
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