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Cypress wands are associated with nobility.
-- Mr. Ollivander

A wand wood (Pm).

  • Mr. Ollivander's ancestor, Geraint Ollivander said in the Middle Ages that those who possess cypress wands often die a heroic death (Pm).
  • Mr. Ollivander wrote that owners of this wand wood are "among the brave, the bold, and the self-sacrificing" (Pm).

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Etymology

Late Latin "cypressus"

Pensieve (Comments)

Tags: bravery trees wand wood

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