Patel is the surname of a wizarding family. It is unknown if they a pure-blood, or have both Muggle and magical heritage. "Patel" is a surname of Indian origin, so it is possible that they are of Indian descent.
Known family members
- Bhavana Patel - Hufflepuff student at Hogwarts in the 1990s.
- Ashish Patel - Hufflepuff student at Hogwarts in the1990s.
Behind the scenes
- They are most likely not related to the Patil twins, as their surnames are spelt differently. However Patel was the original surnames of the Patils.
- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (video game) (PS2 version only)
- Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (video game) (NDS version only)