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*Workers of the [[Norwegian Ministry of Magic]]
 
*Workers of the [[Norwegian Ministry of Magic]]
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*[[Olaf]]
 
*[[Olaf]]
 
*[[Norwegian Ridgeback]]s
 
*[[Norwegian Ridgeback]]s
 
*Various other [[wizardkind|wizards and witches]]
 
*Various other [[wizardkind|wizards and witches]]
 
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'''Norway''' is a country located in the Northern part of of [[Europe]]. Its capital is Oslo, and the country has its own [[Norwegian Ministry of Magic|Ministry of Magic]]. The country is perhaps best known for the correspondence between [[Goodwin Kneen]] and a [[Wizards|wizard]] named [[Olaf]] (a Norwegian) in regards to [[Quidditch]], and its learning in Norway.
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'''Norway''' is a country located in the Northern part of of [[Europe]]. Its capital is [[wikipedia:Oslo|Oslo]]. Norway borders the two other countries of [[Scandinavia]]: [[Sweden]] and Finland, as well as [[Russia]].
   
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The country had its own [[Norwegian Ministry of Magic|Ministry of Magic]]. The country was perhaps best known for the correspondence between [[Goodwin Kneen]] and a [[Wizardkind|wizard]] named [[Olaf]] (a Norwegian) in regards to [[Quidditch]], and its learning in Norway.
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Norway is a constitutional monarchy.
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==Magical education==
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The [[Durmstrang Institute]] was likely located in the extreme north of Norway, possibly in [[Wikipedia:Svalbard|Svalbard]].
   
 
==Magical games and sports==
 
==Magical games and sports==
Norway has only one team in the European Quidditch cup, the [[Karasjok Kites]]. It also has its own [[Norwegian National Quidditch team|National Quidditch team]].
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Norway had only one team in the [[European Cup|European Quidditch Cup]], the [[Karasjok Kites]]. It also had its own [[Norwegian National Quidditch team|National Quidditch team]].
   
 
==Magical government==
 
==Magical government==
Norway is governed by its own [[Norwegian Ministry of Magic|Ministry of Magic]].
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Norway was governed by its own [[Norwegian Ministry of Magic|Ministry of Magic]].
   
==Magical education==
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==Magical creatures==
The [[Durmstrang Institute]] is likely located in the extreme north of Norway, possibly in [[Wikipedia:Svalbard|Svalbard]].
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===Native to Norway===
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<gallery>
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Norbert-0.jpg | [[Norwegian Ridgeback]]
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Selma.png | [[Selma]]
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</gallery>
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===Scandinavia===
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The following creatures were found throughout Scandinavia:
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<gallery>
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Bowtruckle.png | [[Bowtruckle]]
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Horklump.jpg | [[Horklump]]
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Mountain Troll.png | [[Troll]]
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</gallery>
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===Europe===
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The following creatures were found in certain regions of Europe that Norway falls under:
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<gallery>
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Unicorn FBCFTWW.png | [[Unicorn]]
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Hippogrif FBCFWW.png | [[Hippogriff]]
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Goblin Pottermore.png | [[Goblin]]
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Doxy.png | [[Doxy]]
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Knarl Book of Spells.png | [[Knarl]]
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Graphorn.png | [[Graphorn]]
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Gnome Book of Spells.png | [[Gnome]]
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Red Cap.png | [[Red Cap]]
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Jobberknoll.jpg | [[Jobberknoll]]
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Dugbog.jpg | [[Dugbog]]
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Glumbumbles on a beehive.png | [[Glumbumble]]
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Nogtail Pottermore.png | [[Nogtail]]t
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Macled malaclaw.png | [[Mackled Malaclaw]]
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Hag WU.png | [[Hag]]<ref name="FB" />
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PottermoreGiantClutchingDeerConceptArt - cropped.png | [[Giant]]
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</gallery>
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===North Sea===
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The following creatures were found throughout the [[North Sea]]:
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<gallery>
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Lobalug.png | [[Lobalug]]
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</gallery>
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===Atlantic Ocean===
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The following creatures were found throughout the [[Atlantic Ocean]]:
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<gallery>
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Sea Serpent - FBcases.png | [[Sea Serpent]]
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Unknown Creature 1 Harry Potter.png | [[Shrake]]
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</gallery>
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===Worldwide===
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{{worldwide}}
   
 
==History==
 
==History==
Sometime after starting his work with the [[Department of International Magical Co-operation]] in [[1994]], [[Percy Weasley]] received some [[dragon dung]] in his in-tray, which he excused during a dinner at [[The Burrow]] as having been a "sample of fertilizer from Norway" and "nothing personal." [[Fred Weasley]] secretly advised [[Harry Potter]] that it had been personal, as he and his brother [[George Weasley|George]] were the ones that had sent it.<ref name="GF5">{{GOF|B|5}}</ref>
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Sometime after starting his work with the [[Department of International Magical Co-operation]] in [[1994]], [[Percy Weasley]] received some [[dragon dung]] in his in-tray, which he excused during a dinner at [[The Burrow]] as having been a "sample of fertiliser from Norway" and "nothing personal." [[Fred Weasley]] secretly advised [[Harry Potter]] that it had been personal, as he and his brother [[George Weasley|George]] were the ones that had sent it.<ref name="GF5">{{GOF|B|5}}</ref>
   
==Known inhabitants==
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==Known residents==
 
*[[Olaf]]
 
*[[Olaf]]
 
*[[Arnulf Moe]]
 
*[[Arnulf Moe]]
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*[[Sigrid Kristoffersen]]
 
*[[Sigrid Kristoffersen]]
 
*[[Karl Wang]]
 
*[[Karl Wang]]
 
==Magical creatures==
 
*The [[Bowtruckle]] can be found in Norway.
 
*The [[Doxy]] can be found in Norway.
 
*The [[Dugbog]] can be found in Norway.
 
*The [[Gnome]] can be found in Norway.
 
*The [[Graphorn]] can be found in Norway.
 
*The [[Hag]] can be found in Norway.
 
*The [[Knarl]] can be found in Norway.
 
*The [[Norwegian Ridgeback]] is native to Norway.
 
*The [[Selma]] is native to Norway.
 
*The [[Troll]] can be found in Norway.
 
*The [[Unicorn]] can be found in Norway.
 
 
The [[ashwinder]], [[basilisk]], [[bundimun]], [[chizpurfle]], [[clabbert]], [[fairy]], [[flobberworm]], [[ghoul]], [[hippogriff]], [[jobberknoll]], [[kneazle]], [[merpeople]], [[mooncalf]], [[plimpy]], [[puffskein]], [[salamander]], [[streeler]], [[werewolf]] and [[winged horse]] are all found worldwide.
 
   
 
==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==
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[[File:Norbert.jpg|thumb|Norbert, the [[Norwegian Ridgeback]]]]
 
[[File:Norbert.jpg|thumb|Norbert, the [[Norwegian Ridgeback]]]]
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[[Category:Countries]]
 
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Latest revision as of 12:42, September 20, 2020

Norway is a country located in the Northern part of of Europe. Its capital is Oslo. Norway borders the two other countries of Scandinavia: Sweden and Finland, as well as Russia.

The country had its own Ministry of Magic. The country was perhaps best known for the correspondence between Goodwin Kneen and a wizard named Olaf (a Norwegian) in regards to Quidditch, and its learning in Norway.

Norway is a constitutional monarchy.

Magical educationEdit

The Durmstrang Institute was likely located in the extreme north of Norway, possibly in Svalbard.

Magical games and sportsEdit

Norway had only one team in the European Quidditch Cup, the Karasjok Kites. It also had its own National Quidditch team.

Magical governmentEdit

Norway was governed by its own Ministry of Magic.

Magical creaturesEdit

Native to NorwayEdit

ScandinaviaEdit

The following creatures were found throughout Scandinavia:

EuropeEdit

The following creatures were found in certain regions of Europe that Norway falls under:

North SeaEdit

The following creatures were found throughout the North Sea:

Atlantic OceanEdit

The following creatures were found throughout the Atlantic Ocean:

WorldwideEdit

The following creatures were all found worldwide:

HistoryEdit

Sometime after starting his work with the Department of International Magical Co-operation in 1994, Percy Weasley received some dragon dung in his in-tray, which he excused during a dinner at The Burrow as having been a "sample of fertiliser from Norway" and "nothing personal." Fred Weasley secretly advised Harry Potter that it had been personal, as he and his brother George were the ones that had sent it.[2]

Known residentsEdit

AppearancesEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named FB
  2. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Chapter 5 (Weasley's Wizard Wheezes)

External linksEdit

Norbert

Norbert, the Norwegian Ridgeback

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