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{{Spell infobox
 
{{Spell infobox
 
|name=Fire rope
 
|name=Fire rope
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|image=[[File:Voldyring.png|250px]]
 
|incantation=
 
|incantation=
 
|type=[[Charm]]
 
|type=[[Charm]]
|hand=Whip-like motion
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|hand=Whip-like wave
 
|light=Fire
 
|light=Fire
|effect=Produces a fiery rope which one can ensnare the target with
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|effect=Produces a rope of flame
 
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{{Quote|Dumbledore had drawn back his wand and waved it as though brandishing a whip. A long thin flame flew from the tip; it wrapped itself around Voldemort, shield and all.|Description.|Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix}}
 
{{Quote|Dumbledore had drawn back his wand and waved it as though brandishing a whip. A long thin flame flew from the tip; it wrapped itself around Voldemort, shield and all.|Description.|Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix}}
'''Fire rope''' is a [[charm]] that creates a fiery rope that can bind a foe.
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There existed a '''spell''' (''incantation unknown'') by which one could conjure a long, thin [[Fire|flame]] from the tip of one's [[wand]] with which he or she could bind, ensnare or presumably harm a foe in an action similar to that of a rope.
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==History of use==
 
==History of use==
*[[Albus Dumbledore]] used this [[charm]] to try and ensnare [[Tom Riddle|Lord Voldemort]] during their [[Duel in the Ministry Atrium]].
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*[[Albus Dumbledore]] used this [[charm]] in an attempt to ensnare [[Tom Riddle|Lord Voldemort]] during their [[Duel in the Ministry Atrium]]. However, his attempts were thwarted when the Dark wizard tranfigured the flame into a large serpent, which proceeded to attack the Headmaster.
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==Behind the scenes==
 
==Behind the scenes==
*Although it appeared that [[Minerva McGonagall|McGonagall]] had used this, she actually only caused a torch to fly about, not produced a fiery rope from her wand.
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*Although it appeared that [[Minerva McGonagall|McGonagall]] had used this, she did not conjure any flame, or indeed anything whatsoever; what she actually did was cause a torch to fly off its bracket and then around, creating a whirlwind with the flame it issued.
*In the film, Dumbledore uses a [[Non-verbal spell|nonverbal]] water spell instead of this one.
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*In the film, Dumbledore uses a [[Non-verbal spell|nonverbal]] water spell instead of this.
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==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==
*''[[Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix]]''
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*''[[Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix]] ''{{1st}}
 
[[Category:Charms]]
 
[[Category:Charms]]
 
[[Category:Fire-based magic]]
 
[[Category:Fire-based magic]]
 
[[Category:Spells of unknown incantation]]
 
[[Category:Spells of unknown incantation]]
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[[Category:Battle of the Department of Mysteries]]

Latest revision as of 11:44, January 13, 2014

Voldyring
Fire rope
Type

Charm

Hand Movement

Whip-like wave

Light

Fire

Effect

Produces a rope of flame

"Dumbledore had drawn back his wand and waved it as though brandishing a whip. A long thin flame flew from the tip; it wrapped itself around Voldemort, shield and all."
—Description.[src]

There existed a spell (incantation unknown) by which one could conjure a long, thin flame from the tip of one's wand with which he or she could bind, ensnare or presumably harm a foe in an action similar to that of a rope.

History of useEdit

Behind the scenesEdit

  • Although it appeared that McGonagall had used this, she did not conjure any flame, or indeed anything whatsoever; what she actually did was cause a torch to fly off its bracket and then around, creating a whirlwind with the flame it issued.
  • In the film, Dumbledore uses a nonverbal water spell instead of this.

AppearancesEdit

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