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  Rosmerta - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Continental Celtic mythology, Rosmerta was a goddess of fertility and abundance, her attributes being those of plenty such as the cornucopia.
Rosmerta is attested by statues, and by inscriptions.
Rosmerta is shown by herself on a bronze statue from Fins d'Annency, where she sits on a rock holding a purse and, unusually, also bears the wings of Mercury on her head; and on a stone bas-relief from Escolives-Sainte-Camile (Deyts pp.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Rosmerta   (563 words)

 Madam Rosmerta - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Madam Rosmerta is the landlady of The Three Broomsticks pub in the Harry Potter series.
Madam Rosmerta was angered when dementors (guards from Azkaban) were in Hogsmeade because it scared her customers away.
After several drop-in mentions regarding her appeal to Ron in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, it is revealed that she is an unsuspecting agent of the Death Eaters by way of the Imperius Curse.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Madam_Rosmerta   (222 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Rosmerta stroked the owls feathers carefully, feeding him a little chunk of the bread that she had brought with the soup.
Rosmerta's mouth dropped open, and the lids around her too-wide eyes began to water, although she made an obvious effort not to cry.
Rosmerta's lower lip trembled, and she bit it so hard that a single drop of ruby red pooled on the top of her lip as she scrambled backwards off the bed as if Sirius's presence suddenly horrified her.
www.caleida.com /community/retro_hogwarts/29147.html   (815 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Rosmerta sighed as she remembered the warm, melted-chocolate look in Sirius’s eyes when they were just about to kiss, the way his lips felt on hers, and how his hands felt on her skin.
Rosmerta felt as if she had replayed every second of their relationship in her mind, dissecting every word, every interaction for some small clue of what had been wrong.
Rosmerta listened until the other girl was gone, and then she rose from her bed, going to stare into the full-length mirror that stood against the wall.
www.caleida.com /community/retro_hogwarts/29386.html   (2137 words)

In Gaulish Celtic mythology, Rosmerta was the goddess of fire, warmth, and abundance.
A flower queen and hater of marriage, Rosmerta was also the queen of death.
Rosmerta was the wife of Esus, the Gaulish Hermes.
www.pantheon.org /articles/r/rosmerta.html   (83 words)

 CS 1
Rosmerta glanced to the far corner of the pub, where a dark figure slouched over a table holding a nearly empty bottle of Old Ogden's Firewhiskey and a no longer particularly clean glass.
Rosmerta might dislike Snape, but he paid his tab and for the past two weeks, he'd been her most.
Rosmerta watched the two Hogwarts teachers depart, and pointing her wand toward Snape's habitual corner, she cleared away the shattered whiskey bottle with a flick of her wrist.
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 Twilight Fading : Charlie and Rosmerta
Rosmerta was walking away from a table, her back to him, so he snuck up behind her and placed his hands over her eyes.
Rosmerta surveyed him closely, already not liking his tone of keeping secrets from her anyway, but not truely understanding why he wouldn't want her to say that.
Rosmerta retraced several of their past conversations back through her head and making sense of things that had been spoken and taking up one of his hands.
www.greatestjournal.com /community/twilight_fading/35126.html   (3423 words)

 Hogwarts Saga
Rosmerta reached over the bar and grabbed the shoulder of the first person she could find.
Rosmerta settled down in one and put her feet up on the handy ottoman, then patted on the next chair.
Rosmerta shrugged in a hollow sort of way and walked back toward the bar, her heels click-click-clicking across the floor.
www.angelfire.com /journal2/JaimeWriting/HogwartsSaga10.htm   (8188 words)

 Gallic Deities
Rosmerta), suggested that they are connected with healing and fertility; and if they are holding a fruit or a money bag, then it would symbolise fertility and prosperity.
Rosmerta was depicted as woman carry basket of fruit, possibly Cornucopia, suggests that she was goddess of abundance.
Rosmerta was associated with Maia, who was the mother of Mercury.
www.timelessmyths.com /celtic/gallic.html   (3045 words)

 Celtic Deities
Rosmerta: Rosmerta was the goddess of fire, warmth, wealth and abundance.
In the divine couple, Rosmerta was a goddess of prosperity and abundance, and was often depicted with a cornucopia and patera.
In Britain, Rosmerta was sometimes shown accompanied by a bucket, and in one carving she has a scepter and a ladle held over a bucket.
www.wiccanlife.com /craft/celtic.htm   (7099 words)

 AdultFanFiction.Net • .: Story :.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Rosmerta reached down and held his erection in her hand.
Rosmerta wrapped her legs around his waist as he filled her completely.
Rosmerta knew she would have bruises in the morning but for now, she did not care.
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 HPL: Wizards A to Z: R
Madam Rosmerta is the proprietor of The Three Broomsticks in Hogsmeade.
Rosmerta's life took a dark turn during the 1996-97 school year when she was Imperius-cursed by Draco and/or the Death Eaters trying to infiltrate Hogwarts.
One of the things we know she was forced to do was to put the curse on Katie Bell so she would carry the necklace of opals to Dumbledore (instead, Katie herself was injured).
www.hp-lexicon.org /wizards/a-z/r.html   (764 words)

 Moonsmuses.com Celtic Blood and Traditions,the Albans, celtic magic for witches, mythology, celtic tartan, magic, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Rosmerta is a very widespread Celtic Goddess, her name means Great Provider.
Rosmerta is shown associated with a cornucopia, purse, patera, caduceus, scepter, wheel, rudder, globe and, in Britain, a wooden barrel or bucket, The high status of her cult is indicated by the rank of some of her worshipers and the fact that her name is linked epigraphically with the Emperor.
Presumably she was invoked for good fortune in commerce, in life and in death (the caduceus is a symbol of guidance through the Otherworld).
www.moonsmuses.com /celtic.html   (1613 words)

 ROSMERTA COTTAGE (ETC 4 Stars) in England United-Kingdom | Self Catering Breaks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Rosmerta cottage is one of a pair of self-contained cottages, converted from the original Moresby Hall farmhouse.
Rosmerta Cottage sleeps up to 4 persons with 1 double and 1 twin room*.
Rosmerta can also accommodate up to 6 guests by utilising a twin en-suite room in Moresby Hall with the inter-connecting door.
www.selfcateringbreaks.com /Properties/United-Kingdom/England/Lake-District/Prop6349.htm   (1396 words)

 after_survivor: 9 August, morning. Hogsmeade.
Madam Rosmerta is leaning against the counter, poring over paperwork with the young female wizard standing behind it.
Rosmerta runs her eye over the registration form.
Then Rosmerta instructs Marigold to put her bags behind the counter for Young Alistair to take upstairs, and she thanks them both, heads out the door into the garden, through it to the side street, then into the main street, and on along the lane that heads towards Hogwarts.
www.livejournal.com /community/after_survivor/245103.html   (3307 words)

 Frong Page News
In Rita Skeeter's hectic life of romance and intrigue, there was only one thing that she could really be sure of: the moment she stepped into The Three Broomsticks, Madam Rosmerta would be right there with a warm glass of butterbeer for her.
On this particular occasion, it was near closing and there was nobody else there but Madam Rosmerta and Rita, so the butterbeer ended up on Rita's table, and then in her hand, and then in her mouth and then warming her belly almost immediately.
Madam Rosmerta, used to declarations of this sort, merely smiled as she cast a dusting spell over the bar.
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 White Gold Celtic Jewellry - Top Sellers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Morrigan, in celtic mythology, a goddess of war and death who could take the shape of a crow.
Rosmerta is often depicted carrying a basket of fruit, a purse, or a cornucopia.
Taranis (from the welsh taran, thunder), in celtic mythology, god of the sky and thunder.
www.celtic-jewellery.com /WhiteGoldCelticJewellryo.html   (308 words)

 Any Old Actress // Mariel's Favorite Actresses [Julie Christie]
Such a prescence that Christie has she was able to command a lot of attention in her only scene.
I don't think they could have found a cooler person than Christie to be in the film if they tried.
My only complaint as far as Rosmerta is concerned is that she is not wearing her sparkly shoes from the book.
www.anyoldactress.com /juliechristie.html   (1402 words)

 The Three Broomsticks!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
You look around, there are alot of tables in the pub.
You see the bar, with Madam Rosmerta now serving a hag at it.
When you finish, you stand up, refreshed and full, give your thanks to Madam Rosmerta and leave the comfort of the pub for the coldness outside.
www.expage.com /3broomsticks2k   (106 words)

 Franchesca Rosmerta : [JORDAN]Why thank you Lee, I'll mark you   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
It looks to be an impressive event, Madame Rosmerta.
If your as good at writing as you were with story telling the other night, you could become a great author.
Madam Rosmerta, what is this event that you are holding?
www.greatestjournal.com /users/tf_f_rosmerta/2475.html   (1126 words)

 The Three Broomsticks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The lady, introduces herself as Madame Rosmerta, she too was into the Christmas spirit, adorning a green skirt with a single poinsetta in her hair.
You gulp down the butterbeer, its warmth spreading throughout your body, and then you reach for the glass of eggnog.
Madame Rosmerta escorts you and your friends out, you are so sad that the fun had to end so soon.
www.anycities.com /harrypotter/Hogsmeade/Broomsticks.html   (282 words)

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 The Leaky Cauldron: Harry Potter News: Updates on J.K. Rowling, book six (Half-Blood Prince, HBP), movie four (Goblet ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
She is extremely attractive, and I have no doubts about her ability to pull off the character of Madam Rosmerta.
Julie Christie is so perfect for Madam Rosmerta (she could make me blush).
Remember that in PoA she remmebered Sirius and James coming in to The Three Broomsticks, telling her jokes and things while they were at school.
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 The Quibbler
Take, for example, the time he and Remus got drunk in Hogsmeade and Sirius, as Padfoot, urinated on Rosmerta’s leg, thinking it was a birch tree.
Or the time he decided to lock me, the only levelheaded person around, in a closet during an emergency, leaving himself to be turned into a pile of decaying macaroni.
That Rosmerta is very attractive, and McGonagall has such beautiful hands.
www.witchfics.org /ce/quibbler.html   (3274 words)

 Emotional Growth Schools - Objectivism Online Forum
The assumption underlying their program appears to be that they need to be more than just a school: they need to be a mix of psychologist and school (or strict-parent + school).
Rosmerta, are there some aspects of these schools that you view negatively?
CEDU was purchased by a firm, Brown Schools.
forum.objectivismonline.net /index.php?showtopic=3928   (1240 words)

 Map of Rosmerta Cottage CA28 6PJ United Kingdom | Multimap.com
Map of Rosmerta Cottage CA28 6PJ United Kingdom
Map of Rosmerta Cottage CA28 6PJ United Kingdom
These locations are nearest as the crow flies, but may not be nearest by road.
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 Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Hermione: *Rosmerta comes to take their order herself; once she's gone, Hermione says* "Ginny, I need to say this to you, because I never got a chance before.
Hermione: *smiles* "I want that too." *Rosmerta sets their plates in front of them, and tells them it's on the house, since this is Ginny's first meal back*
Virginia: *grins widely and thanks Rosmerta profusely, when she leaves, turns back to Hermione* And I want things to be okay with me and Harry, too, as much as they can be.
www.mcamy.net /hogwarts/virginia1.html   (2054 words)

A pair of self-contained cottages, converted from the original Moresby Hall farmhouse.
Rosmerta can also accommodate up to 6 guests by utilising a twin en-suite room in Moresby Hall with the inter-connecting door — price then charged a 3 bedroom Brighida cottage.
Each cottage can be modified to offer an extra double room * as one set of twin beds in each can be “linked” to provide a super king double bed.
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 MGPL Webrary® - Harry Potter Guide
Rookwood, Augustus - A spy for Voldemort, worked in Department of Mysteries at the Ministry of Magic, convicted of leaking Ministry of Magic secrets to Voldemort..
Rosmerta, Madam - Publican of the Three Broomsticks Pub in Hogsmeade.
Was put under the Imperious Curse by the Death Eaters so that she would follow their orders to give the package containing the deadly necklace to Pansy Parkinson to deliver to Dumbledore and to sell Slughorn a bottle of poisoned mead to use as a gift for Dumbledore.
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 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Rosmerta
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 Goddess Culture in Early Celtic Literature   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
If 'Mercury' has the greatest number of representations, and they 'often' include Rosmerta, m ight not that mean that she would likewise have 'the greatest number of images'?
In one of the 'Ros merta and Mercury' series, the god may possibly be a child rather than a man, while Rosmerta is quite clearly a grown woman, carrying the cornucopia of the mother-goddess (25).
Such details may not convince the traditionalists of goddess dominance, but ne ither are they evidence for the unquestioned dominant-god theory.
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