|Notable family members|
Brown is the surname of a pure-blood wizarding family.
Known family members
- Kelly Brown — a professional rugby player and possible cousin of Lavender
- Lavender Brown — a witch who attended Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in the 1990s; killed by Fenrir Greyback in the Battle of Hogwarts
- Mr. Brown — father of Lavender
- Mrs. Brown — mother of Lavender
Brown is an English, Irish, and Scottish surname derived from a nickname for people with brown hair or a brownish complexion, from Middle English broun, from Old English/Old French brun.