Kaori is a Japanese female name, written as either 香 "smell, perfume, fragrance" or as 香 (ka) "smell, perfume" and 織 (ori) "weaving". Shimizu is a Japanese surname, meaning "pure water".
Behind the scenes
- Based on her name, she is most likely of Japanese descent.
- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (video game) (PS2 version only)
Notes and references
- She was at least in her first year at Hogwarts during the 1993-1994 school year.
- "World Exclusive Interview with J K Rowling," South West News Service, 8 July 2000 - "Hogwarts just serves Britain and Ireland."
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