40 Creepy Facts About The Black / Lestrange Family From Harry Potter
Black Family Members Are Named After Stars
In some cases, this is much more obvious than others. Sirius is one of the most obvious examples, but he’s far from the only member of the Black family to get their name from a star. In fact, it seems to be a rule. Sirius, Bellatrix, Andromeda, and Narcissa are all stars, as is Regulus.
It’s interesting that a family with such lofty aspirations often failed so spectacularly during their time on Earth. The Blacks may have named their children after the stars, but the members of their family were much closer to hell than they were to the sky above.