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{{Spell infobox
 
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|name=''Episkey''
 
|name=''Episkey''
 
|image=[[File:Episkey.gif|250px]]
 
|image=[[File:Episkey.gif|250px]]
|incantation=''Episkey''<br/>eh-PIS-kee
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|incantation=''Episkey''<br/>(eh-PIS-kee)
 
|type= [[Healing spell]]
 
|type= [[Healing spell]]
|hand=Circle then bop
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|hand=Point wand at target
 
|effect=Heals relatively minor injuries
 
|effect=Heals relatively minor injuries
 
|light=None
 
|light=None
 
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{{quote|"''Episkey''," said Tonks. Harry's nose felt very hot, then very cold. He raised a hand and felt it gingerly. It seemed to be mended.|Nymphadora Tonks fixes Harry Potter's broken nose|Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince}}
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{{Quote|"''Episkey''," said Tonks. Harry's nose felt very hot, then very cold. He raised a hand and felt it gingerly. It seemed to be mended.|Nymphadora Tonks fixes Harry Potter's broken nose|Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince}}
'''Episkey''' is a [[healing spell]] that heals relatively minor injuries such as broken toes.
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'''''Episkey''''' is a [[healing spell]] that heals relatively minor injuries such as broken noses and split lips.
==Known users==
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==Known uses==
 
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In [[1996]], Nymphadora Tonks used this spell to fix [[Harry Potter]]'s broken nose, and that same year Harry used it to fix [[Demelza Robins]]' broken lip; he probably had not learned it in class, but assumed that if it could heal broken noses, it could heal split lips.
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|[[Nymphadora Tonks]]
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|[[1 September]], [[1996]]
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|Tonks used this spell to fix [[Harry Potter]]'s broken nose.
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|[[Harry Potter]]
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|[[1996]]
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|Harry used it to fix [[Demelza Robins]]' broken lip; he probably had not learned it in class, but assumed that if it could heal broken noses, it could heal split lips.
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==Known practitioners==
 
==Known practitioners==
*[[Nymphadora Tonks]]
 
 
*[[Harry Potter]]
 
*[[Harry Potter]]
*[[Luna Lovegood]]
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==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
 
The word comes from the Greek "episkevi" ("επισκευή"), which means "repair".
 
The word comes from the Greek "episkevi" ("επισκευή"), which means "repair".
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*Luna mentions in the [[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (film)|film adaptation]] of ''[[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince]]'' that she had never fixed a broken nose before, prior to healing Harry's with this spell "only a few broken toes, and, well, how different are they really?". It is therefore likely that this spell can be used to mend broken toes, or might be primarily intended for that purpose.
 
*Luna mentions in the [[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (film)|film adaptation]] of ''[[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince]]'' that she had never fixed a broken nose before, prior to healing Harry's with this spell "only a few broken toes, and, well, how different are they really?". It is therefore likely that this spell can be used to mend broken toes, or might be primarily intended for that purpose.
 
*In the [[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (film)|film adaptation]] of ''[[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince]]'', Episkey does not cause a cold-hot sensation, but rather pain. Harry yells in pain when Luna sets his nose, although this may just be because of the usual pain of setting a dislocated bone.
 
*In the [[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (film)|film adaptation]] of ''[[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince]]'', Episkey does not cause a cold-hot sensation, but rather pain. Harry yells in pain when Luna sets his nose, although this may just be because of the usual pain of setting a dislocated bone.
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==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince]] ''{{1st}}
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince]] ''{{1st}}
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (film)]]''
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (film)]]''
 
*''[[Harry Potter: Spells]]''
 
*''[[Harry Potter: Spells]]''
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[[nl:Episkey]]
 
[[fr:Episkey]]
 
[[fr:Episkey]]
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[[pl:Episkey]]
 
[[Category:Spells]]
 
[[Category:Spells]]
 
[[Category:Healing spells]]
 
[[Category:Healing spells]]
[[Category:Magic]]
 
 
[[Category:Medical Magic]]
 
[[Category:Medical Magic]]

Latest revision as of 15:16, August 29, 2015

Episkey
Episkey
Incantation

Episkey
(eh-PIS-kee)

Type

Healing spell

Hand Movement

Point wand at target

Light

None

Effect

Heals relatively minor injuries

""Episkey," said Tonks. Harry's nose felt very hot, then very cold. He raised a hand and felt it gingerly. It seemed to be mended."
—Nymphadora Tonks fixes Harry Potter's broken nose[src]

Episkey is a healing spell that heals relatively minor injuries such as broken noses and split lips.

Known usesEdit

Caster(s) Date Notes
Nymphadora Tonks 1 September, 1996 Tonks used this spell to fix Harry Potter's broken nose.
Harry Potter 1996 Harry used it to fix Demelza Robins' broken lip; he probably had not learned it in class, but assumed that if it could heal broken noses, it could heal split lips.

Known practitionersEdit

EtymologyEdit

The word comes from the Greek "episkevi" ("επισκευή"), which means "repair".

Behind the scenesEdit

AppearancesEdit

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