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Madame Maxime

An illustration of Madame Maxime

The elegant Headmistress of Beauxbatons and a half-giantess


Madame Maxime fact file


Full Name

Madame Olympe Maxime

Skills

An ‘excellent dancer’, in the words of Dumbledore himself

Hobbies

Tending to her Abraxan horses

Dumbledore and the Goblet of Fire

Champions are chosen


Wizarding School Beauxbatons with name

Beauxbatons Academy of Magic

By J.K. Rowling


An illustration of Fleur in school uniform

Beauxbatons students


Madame Maxime smiling

A fine, well-dressed woman


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


Madame Maxime

‘Worth seein’, trust me. On’y don’ go tellin’ anyone I showed yeh, right? Yeh’re not s’posed ter know.’


Extract

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

By J.K. Rowling

The Beauxbaton carriage and its flying horses

A colossal carriage


Hagrid and Madame Maxime slow dance together.

Taking giant steps together


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My steeds require - er - forceful 'andling. 'Zey are very strong...


Madame Maxime
Professor Grubbly -Plank's lesson on unicorns

Winged and horned horses