Minister Radolphus Lestrange was a wizard who, from 1835 to 1841, served as Minister for Magic of Britain and Ireland, being elected at least once.[1]

Biography

He unsuccessfully attempted to close down the Department of Mysteries, and eventually resigned due to ill health, which was rumoured to be an inability to cope with stress of the office.[1]

Etymology

  • The name Radolphus seems to be a variation of "Radulf", which is itself derived from the Norse elements ráð meaning "counsel" and úlfr meaning "wolf".

Appearances

Notes and references


Minister for Magic of Great Britain
Ministers for Magic:
MinistryOfMagicLogo - Cursed Child.svg


de2:Radolphus Lestrange

*Disclosure: Some of the links above are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, Fandom will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.