Sourav Kartik was a Slytherin student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in the 1990s. He was seen walking around the school during the 1993-1994 school year.


Sourav is a common male Indian name, meaning "fragrance", generally that of flowers. Kartik, a male given name, is commonly used in the southern part of India. The name stands for the Hindu god "Karthikeya", a son of Shiva.

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Notes and references

  1. He was at least in his first year at Hogwarts during the 1993-1994 school year.
  2. World Exclusive Interview with J K Rowling