Erica J. was a Gryffindor student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. She once signed up for Quidditch training at seven, Tuesday evening, on a sign-up sheet that was posted on the bulletin board in the Gryffindor common room.[1]


  • Her name; Erica means several things. In Latin it means Heather. In the ancient language of Norse it means Eternal Ruler. In old German it means Honourable Ruler. The Latin, Erica, is used in gardening terms to mean Heather even in the modern day.
  • Her possible surname, Jerankordr, may have come from Indian or Moroccan roots where Jerank is used to describe a type of cuisine.

Behind the scenes

  • Her surname may possibly be Jerankordr


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