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Wand-Extinguishing Charm

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“Nox..."
-- Harry extinguishing his wand light before watching Voldemort kill Snape in the Shrieking Shack (DH32).

The Wand-Extinguishing Charm turns off the light cast by the Wand-Lighting Charm.

References from the canon

  • Harry and Hermione used this spell to extinquish the lights on their wands in the Shrieking Shack (PA17).
  • Harry used this spell to extinguish his wand while crawling into the Shrieking Shack where Voldemort was watching over the Battle of Hogwarts (DH32).

Commentary

Etymology

"nox" L. night

Pensieve (Comments)

Tags: darkness light