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Giants

Giant clutching a deer

Colossal creatures which can be extremely dangerous


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So? What's the problem with giants?


Harry Potter

‘And you found them?’ said Hermione...

‘Well, they’re not that difficult ter find, ter be honest,’ said Hagrid. ‘Pretty big, see.’


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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

by J.K. Rowling

Sides clash at the Battle of Hogwarts.

The Battle of Hogwarts


Giant clutching a deer

Behind the scenes: Giants


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Grawp's about sixteen feet tall, enjoys ripping up twenty-foot pine trees, and knows me as Hermy


Hermione Granger

‘Hagrid, when you say “brother”,’ said Harry slowly, ‘do you mean –?’

‘Well – half-brother,’ amended Hagrid.


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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

by J.K. Rowling

An illustration of Hagrid when he was a student.

Young Hagrid


Hagrid and Madame Maxime slow dance together.

Taking giant steps together


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I 'ave nevair been more insulted in my life! 'Alf-giant? Moi? I 'ave - I 'ave big bones!


Madame Maxime

Giants fact file


Breed

Giants

Dangers

Violent nature, known to remove heads when angered

Typical Habitats

Mountains