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For questions about Godric Gryffindor, one of the four founders of Hogwarts, or the House that bears his name. Always use in conjunction with the [harry-potter] tag.

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How often does the password change for the Gryffindor common room?

What was the typical amount of time between password changes for the Gryffindor common room? With the exception of Sir Cadogan, my estimate is that it changed once every term, which would mean about ...
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Does one have to wear the Sorting Hat to pull the Sword of Gryffindor? [duplicate]

It seems very inconvenient. To get the sword in the situation of pressing need and danger, you first have to decide to wear someone's hat. What are the chances? Was it the original design by Godric ...
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Was it really necessary to retrieve the sword of Gryffindor under conditions of need valor?

We know that the sword will only appear for true Gryffindors. But once it is there, couldn't it be used by everyone? Snape was able to hold and carry the sword to the Forest (and if he can hold it, he ...
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How did Oliver Wood wake the girls on his Quidditch team?

So I was rereading CoS when I came to a bit that I found weird. In the part where the Gryffindor Quidditch team were practicing at the crack of dawn and they find out that Draco is a Seeker for ...
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What do we know about the fight between Salazar Slytherin and Godric Gryffindor?

What do we know about the fight between Salazar Slytherin and Godric Gryffindor? We know that according to professor Binns, it was because Slytherin felt Muggle-Born students to be "untrustworthy". ...
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