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In the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, there are dozens, possibly hundreds of characters. These characters run the gamut, ranging from wizards to witches to muggles to squibs. They have varying loyalties over the course of the series, from members of the Order of the Phoenix to holding allegiances with Lord Voldemort. And of course, there are plenty of Gryffindors, Slytherins, Ravenclaws and Hufflepuffs in the mix. Over the years, many tattoo collectors have shown their appreciation for the franchise's characters, adorning their skin with both major and minor members of the series. We've gathered up 45 of our favorite Harry Potter tattoos depicting 15 of the most iconic characters in the series. Take a peek at these tattoos in the gallery below, then let us know your thoughts on this story in the comments section on social media.

Harry Potter

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" 1997

Last Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" 2016

Allegiance: Order of the Phoenix

House: Gryffindor

Notable Quote: “There’s no need to call me ‘sir,’ Professor.”

Actor: Daniel Radcliffe

Hermione Granger

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" 1997

Last Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" 2016

Allegiance: Order of the Phoenix

House: Gryffindor

Notable Quote: "Books! And cleverness! There are more important things — friendship and bravery."

Actor: Emma Watson

Ron Weasley

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" 1997

Last Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" 2016

Allegiance: Order of the Phoenix

House: Gryffindor

Notable Quote: “When in doubt, go to the library.”

Actor: Rupert Grint

Albus Dumbledore

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" 1997

Last Appearance: "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald" 2018

Allegiance: Order of the Phoenix

House: Gryffindor

Notable Quote: “Fear of a name increases fear of the thing itself.”

Actor: Richard Harris, Michael Gambon and Jude Law

Luna Lovegood

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" 2003

Last Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows— Part 2" 2011

Allegiance: Order of the Phoenix

House: Ravenclaw

Notable Quote: “I’ve interrupted a deep thought, haven’t I? I can see it growing smaller in your eyes.”

Actor: Evanna Lynch

Minerva McGonagall

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" 1997

Last Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows— Part 2" 2011

Allegiance: Order of the Phoenix

House: Gryffindor

Notable Quote: "They’re supposed to be, you blithering idiot.”

Actor: Maggie Smith

Sirius Black

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" 1999

Last Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows— Part 2" 2011

Allegiance: Order of the Phoenix

House: Gryffindor

Notable Quote: “If you want to know what a man's like, take a look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals."

Actor: Gary Oldman

Bellatrix Lestrange

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" 1999

Last Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows— Part 2" 2011

Allegiance: Lord Voldemort

House: Slytherin

Notable Quote: "My Lord, I'd like to volunteer for this task. I want to kill the boy"

Actor: Helena Bonham Carter

Lord Voldemort

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" 1997

Last Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows— Part 2" 2011

Allegiance: Lord Voldemort

House: Slytherin

Notable Quote: "Harry Potter, the Boy who Lived... come to die. Avada Kedavra!"

Actor: Ralph Fiennes, Christian Coulson and Hero Fiennes-Tiffin

Rubeus Hagrid

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" 1997

Last Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows— Part 2" 2011

Allegiance: Order of the Phoenix

House: Gryffindor

Notable Quote: "Dry Up Dursley, You Big Prune"

Actor: Robbie Coltrane

Professor Severus Snape

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" 1997

Last Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows— Part 2" 2011

Allegiance: Order of the Phoenix and Lord Voldemort

House: Slytherin

Notable Quote: "Always"

Actor: Alan Rickman

Draco Malfoy

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" 1997

Last Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" 2016

Allegiance: Lord Voldemort

House: Slytherin

Notable Quote: "I Don't Think You're Gonna Last 10 Minutes In This Tournament. He Disagrees. He Thinks You Won't Last 5."

Actor: Tom Felton

Dobby

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" 1998

Last Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows— Part 1" 2010

Allegiance: Order of the Phoenix

Notable Quote: "Dobby has no master, Dobby is a free elf and Dobby has come to save Harry Potter."

Actor: Toby Jones

Remus Lupin

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" 1999

Last Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows— Part 2" 2011

Allegiance: Order of the Phoenix

House: Gryffindor

Notable Quote: "It is the quality of one's convictions that determines success, not the number of followers."

Actor: David Thewlis

Moaning Myrtle

First Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" 1998

Last Appearance: "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" 2005

House: Ravenclaw

Notable Quote: "Oh Harry, if you die down there, you're welcome to share my toilet!

Actor: Shirley Henderson