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Forbidden Forest Centaurs, Hogwarts
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Firenze is a centaur of the Forbidden Forest herd. In , he saves Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Harry from Voldemort while the boy is serving his detention. This earns Firenze the wrath of Bane, another centaur from the same herd, who calls him a common mule.
Firenze is a centaur – a man to the waist with a horse’s body – who lives in the Forbidden Forest. He has white-blond hair, a palomino body and sapphire-coloured eyes. Firenze charges to Harry’s rescue when the hooded figure threatens him in the Forbidden Forest.
From the Story
Firenze is appointed as Divination teacher at Hogwarts by Dumbledore after Professor Trelawney is dismissed by Professor Umbridge.
Firenze attends the funeral of Albus Dumbledore, standing like a sentinel at the edge of the lake.