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Evanesce
Evanesce
Incantation

Evanesce

Type

Transfiguration

Hand Movement

Point wand at target

Light

Bluish-white

Effect

Vanishes objects

"Professor McGonagall's classes were always hard, but today's was particularly difficult."
—Description[src]

Evanesce is a transfiguration spell that vanishes objects. It was taught in second year transfiguration classes[1]

Etymology

"Evanesce" is Latin for "expire" or "disappear"[2]

Behind the scenes

  • Given the similarities in their incantations, this spell may be a variation or earlier form of Evanesco.

Appearances

Notes and references

  1. As the card features a quote from Chamber of Secrets, and all of the spells are from either the first, second or third books it is more than likely this was meant to be a second-year spell.
  2. Evanesce on Google Translate

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