Wikia

Harry Potter Wiki

Lupin family

Talk2
11,620pages on
this wiki
Revision as of 16:54, December 22, 2012 by Seth Cooper (Talk | contribs)

Remus Lupin
Lupin family
Family heritage
Blood status

Magical and Muggle

Notable family members
Status

Extant

Relationships
Related families

Tonks family

Affiliation
House(s)

Gryffindor

Loyalty

Lupin is the surname of a wizarding family, though they have Muggle as well as magical heritage[1]. They are related to the Tonks family, and thus distantly to the Black, Malfoy and Potter families. The Lupins supported the Order of the Phoenix during the First and Second Wizarding Wars. Members include Remus Lupin, Nymphadora Lupin, Ted Lupin, and Remus' parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lupin.

Known Members

Etymology

Lupin is derived from the Latin word lupus, meaning "wolf". Lupin or lupine is also the name of a flower, and the latter is an English adjective meaning "wolflike". This alludes to the lycanthropy in the family.

Family tree

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lupin
family
 
 
 
 
 
Tonks
family
 
House of
Black
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lyall Lupin
 
Hope Howell
 
Edward Tonks
(d. 1998)
 
Andromeda Black
(b. 1950s)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Remus John Lupin
(1960-1998)
 
 
 
 
 
Nymphadora Tonks
(1973-1998)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Edward Remus Lupin
(b. 1998)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


Notes and references

Advertisement | Your ad here

Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki