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Orpington is the surname of a wizarding family. It is unknown if they are pure-blood, or have both Muggle and magical heritage.

Known members

Etymology

Orpington is a town located in the borough of Bromley in London.[1] Its name may derive from the Old English orpin, a plant, and tun, "town."[2]

Notes and references

  1. "Orpington" on Wikipedia
  2. Local Etymology: A Derivative Dictionary of Geographical Names by Richard Stephen Charnock (1859)