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Merpeople

An illustration od a mermaids face

Underwater beasts who have a rocky relationship with the wizarding world


The merpeople had greyish skins and long, wild, dark green hair.


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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

by J.K. Rowling

Harry in the lake with the Merpeople in the Second Task.

The Great Lake

By J.K. Rowling


Illustration of Harry swimming in the lake for the second task.

At the bottom of the Great Lake


A mermaid swims to the surface of the lake

A mermaid glides to the surface


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Come seek us where our voices sound, we cannot sing above the ground...


The merpeople
Harry in the lake with the Merpeople in the Second Task.

Harry faces the underwater colony


Merpeople fact file


Appearance

Half fish, half human, grey skin, dark green hair, yellow eyes and teeth

Dangers

Warlike tendencies, can drag people to their deaths underwater

Typical Habitats

An underwater colony in the Great Lake at Hogwarts