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- "Today, class, we are going to ascend higher to higher learning by learning Ascendio! My apologies, I couldn't help myself. I hope everyone is prepared for some mild flinging of the person!"
- — Professor Flitwick introducing this charm to seventh year students[src]
Newt Scamander used this spell in September 1927 on a library record column in the library of the French Ministry of Magic in an attempt to help him, Porpentina Goldstein and Leta Lestrange escaped from a pack of angry Matagots set upon them.
Behind the scenes
- "Underwater he casts a spell which propels him towards the surface, he flies out and lands on the decking where the crowd are."
- — Description[src]
- Harry Potter only uses this spell in the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire to reach the surface of the Great Lake; in the book he manages to swim to the surface without using a spell, though just barely.
"Ascendio" comes from the Latin word "ascendo", meaning "to climb".
- Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (film) (First appearance) (Non-canonical appearance)
- Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald - The Original Screenplay
- Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald
- Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery
Notes and references
- Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (film) - Chapter 22 (The Second Task)
- Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald - The Original Screenplay, Scene 96
- Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, Year 7, Chapter 1 (Year Seven Begins) - Charms Lesson "Ascendio"
- Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Chapter 26 (The Second Task)