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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.
 
'''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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==Magical education==
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The [[Durmstrang Institute]] is likely located in the extreme north of Norway, possibly in [[Wikipedia:Svalbard|Svalbard]].
   
 
==Magical games and sports==
 
==Magical games and sports==
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==Magical government==
 
==Magical government==
 
Norway is governed by its own [[Norwegian Ministry of Magic|Ministry of Magic]].
 
Norway is governed by its own [[Norwegian Ministry of Magic|Ministry of Magic]].
 
==Magical education==
 
The [[Durmstrang Institute]] is likely located in the extreme north of Norway, possibly in [[Wikipedia:Svalbard|Svalbard]].
 
 
==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>
 
 
==Known inhabitants==
 
*[[Olaf]]
 
*[[Arnulf Moe]]
 
*[[Oddvar Spillum]]
 
*[[Lars Lundekvam]]
 
*[[Sigrid Kristoffersen]]
 
*[[Karl Wang]]
 
   
 
==Magical creatures==
 
==Magical creatures==
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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.
 
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.
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==History==
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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 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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==Known residents==
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*[[Olaf]]
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*[[Arnulf Moe]]
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*[[Oddvar Spillum]]
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*[[Lars Lundekvam]]
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*[[Sigrid Kristoffersen]]
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*[[Karl Wang]]
   
 
==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==

Revision as of 22:21, January 31, 2017

Norway is a country located in the Northern part of of Europe. Its capital is Oslo, and the country has its own Ministry of Magic. The country is 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.

Magical education

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

Magical games and sports

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

Magical government

Norway is governed by its own Ministry of Magic.

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.

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 were the ones that had sent it.[1]

Known residents

Appearances

Notes and references

  1. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Chapter 5 (Weasley's Wizard Wheezes)

External links

Norbert

Norbert, the Norwegian Ridgeback

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