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Sinistra family
Family heritage
Blood status

Pure-blood or half-blood (possibly)

Notable family members

Aurora Sinistra

Status

Extant (possibly) [1])

Affiliation
Loyalty

Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry

Sinistra is the surname of a wizarding family with an uncertain blood status, though they may be at least half-blood.

Known members

Etymology

"Sinistra" originates from the Latin "sinister", meaning "left" or "with a direction to the left". [2] The most probable explanation for this is that the planets of the solar system rotate anti-clockwise. Sinistra is also the name of a star of the constellation of Ophiuchus. The contemporary meaning of the word "sinister" is "having bad intent" [3], but considering the family's limited involvement in the plot, this likely has no meaning to the story.

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