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Boris the Bewildered
Boris the Bewildered
Biographical information
Died

Before 1995 (possibly)

Physical information
Species

Human

Gender

Male

Hair colour

Black

Skin colour

White

Affiliation
Loyalty

Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry

Boris the Bewildered was a wizard from an unknown time period. A statue of him stands on the fifth floor of Hogwarts Castle, near the Prefects' bathroom. His statue featured a lost-looking wizard with his gloves on the wrong hands.[1] A portrait of Boris also hangs on Hogwarts' walls, guarding a secret passageway between the second floor corridor and the third floor corridor. The password was Forget-Me-Never.[2]

Behind the scenes

  • Boris may have died sometime prior to 1995, as many portraits hung at Hogwarts depict deceased individuals.

Etymology

"Boris" is from the Turkic name Bogoris, perhaps meaning "short" or "wolf".

Appearances

Notes and references


Hogwarts Castle
Locations on the fifth floor

Art Classroom · Boys' Restroom · Classroom · Classroom 5B · Corridor · Hall · Hospital tower corridor · Muggle Studies showroom · Music Classroom · Prefects' bathroom · Secret Muggle Room · Storeroom · Upper Hall · Weasley Candy Emporium · Weasley Supplies Bargain Basement

Portraits, statues and other artwork located on the fifth floor

Boris the Bewildered · Norvel Twonk · Timothy the Timid

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