Professor Lyra Loredan (born 2nd August 1980) is a pure-blood witch who lived in St.Mungo's for two years because she was born life-threateningly early, but nonetheless grew into an outgoing, brave,clever and excelling child.
She is Defense against the Dark Arts teacher and Head of Ravenclaw house.
She was born to Elinor and Mortimer Loredan, along with an elder brother,Aaron, who was sadly killed by Lord Voldemort. This left a scar on her life, as he was murdered on her birthday, and has had a burning vengeance against Slytherins ever since.
Her wand is of Vinewood with Veela hair and is 14 inches long.