- "Brocklehurst, Mandy went to Ravenclaw too...."
- —Mandy being Sorted
was a half-blood witch
who began attending Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry
. She was in the same year as Harry Potter and
was Sorted into Ravenclaw House
- Mandy is a variation of Amanda, which means "lovable/worth of love".
- Brocklehurst is a real surname coming from Middle English "brock" (badger) and "hyrst" (wooded hill, a favourite haunt of badgers).
- Brocklehurst was the name of the horrible school teacher in Jane Eyre.
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