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Protego Totalum

Harry Ron and Hermione's tent in the woods from the Deathly Hallows

A protection spell that can be used on a dwelling or area


'If we’re staying, we should put some protective enchantments around the place,’ she replied


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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

By J.K. Rowling

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Salvio hexia ... Protego totalum ... Repello Muggletum ... Muffliato ... You could get out the tent, Harry ...


Hermione Granger
Harry Ron and Hermione's tent in the woods from the Deathly Hallows

The hideaway


Greyback carries a body through the forest with the Snatchers.

The Snatchers in the woods


They seemed to have landed in the corner of a field at dusk; Hermione was already running in a circle around them, waving her wand.


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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

By J.K. Rowling

Protego totalum fact file


Type

Charm

Purpose

To shield an area and protect the people in it

Famous moment a wizard or witch uses it

Hermione uses the spell to protect the trio while they are camping