Behind the scenes
- Her cousin, Lily Potter is also named after her paternal grandmother, Lily Evans.
- She is named after her grandmother, but Molly is also the middle name of her aunt (Percy's sister) Ginevra Molly Potter (née Weasley).
Molly is an English name of Irish origin, meaning "sea of bitterness," and is a diminutive form of Mary, with the Latin meaning "star of the sea".
Notes and references
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