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Hogwarts School of Witchcraft And Wizardry
UniverseHarry Potter
First appearanceHarry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Foonditc. 9t/10t century
PurposeTrainin for bairn wi magical abilities (wha mey be enrolled at birth an acceptance is confirmed bi oul post at age eleiven)[1]
MottoLaitin: Draco dormiens nunquam titillandus
("Niver Tickle a Sleepin Draigon"[2])

Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, shortened Hogwarts, is a feectional schuil o magic in Scotland, for students frae the Breetish Isles aged eleiven tae aichteen, an is the primay settin for the first sax beuks in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series. [3][4] The schuil is locatit in the Hielands an taks students frae the Unitit Kinrick an Ireland.[5]

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  1. "Online chat transcript". Scholastic (via Accio Quote). 3 Februar 2000.
  2. "Exclusive: Writer J.K. Rowling Answers Her Readers' Questions". Toronto Star (via Accio Quote!). 3 November 2001. Retrieved 19 November 2012.
  3. Cleave, Maureen (3 Julie 1999). "Wizard with Words, Telegraph Magazine, 3 July 1999". Accio-quote.com. Retrieved 5 September 2008.
  4. Steve Wohlberg (Apryle 2005). Hour of the Witch: Harry Potter, Wicca Witchcraft, and the Bible. Destiny Image Publishers. pp. 31–. ISBN 978-0-7684-2279-5. Retrieved 31 Julie 2011.
  5. Columbia Varsity website: https://sociology.columbia.edu/content/hogwarts-school-witchcraft-and-wizardry Archived 2020-07-13 at the Wayback Machine