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"The Grim, my dear, the Grim! ...The giant, spectral dog that haunts churchyards! My dear boy, it is an omen -- the worst omen -- of death!"
-- Professor Trelawney (PA6)

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Etymology

Old English "grimm" meaning a spectre or spirit of death, such as the "Grim Reaper"

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