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Definition of Hagrid

Hagrid Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
The Harry Potter Glossary
The near-giant-sized Keeper of Keys and Grounds at Hogwarts. Hagrid is a former student of Hogwarts who was expelled in his third year. He is in his 60's.
Origin:
Rubeus - "Red" in Latin.
Hagrid - In Greek mythology, he was a god thrown out of Olympus, but Zeus allowed him to stay and be the keeper of the animals.
Hagrid Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Rubeus Hagrid is a fictional character in the Harry Potter book series written by J. K. Rowling. Hagrid is introduced in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone as a half-giant and half-man who is the gamekeeper and Keeper of Keys and Grounds of Hogwarts, the primary setting for the first six novels. In the third novel Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Hagrid is promoted to Care of Magical Creatures teacher, and later becomes a member of the Order of the Phoenix.

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