Can We Guess Your Witch Name?

Amanda Monell

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About This Quiz

Since the beginning of time, there have been two distinct schools of thought when it comes to witches. The first is that of a benevolent woman who performs rituals to usher in fruitful harvests and other blessings. However, the other is of a vengeful creature who curses and manipulates people to further their (usually hidden) plots and schemes. Generally, when it comes to interaction with witches, people pay them visits for the same reason: a wish needing to be fulfilled or an ailment requiring treatment. 

However, when it came to visiting the benevolent witch, visitors treated it like an everyday occurrence.  When it came to visiting the malevolent witch, it usually was treated as taboo, where many visitors would say, "I know I shouldn't be here but..." to them before describing their situation.

When it comes to names, these women would have names as mysterious as they were. There weren't well-known witches named Lisa, Ashley or Jennifer. More than likely, they'd have names like Minerva, Brunhilda or Mystara. Just like their male counterparts (wizards and warlocks), there would be a title that would give a clue as to where their loyalties lie. You would probably want to visit Minerva the Benevolent over Brunhilda the Devourer, right?

So what's your witchy name? Let's look into our mystical flames and find out!


Why did you start practicing magic?

Which accessory associated with witches would you likely wear?

Which of these holidays associated with witches is your favorite?

What is your marital status?

What would your dream workroom look like?

What kind of energy do you project?

What's the most important thing to remember when casting a spell?

Are you intimidating?

What aspect of your personality do you want reflected in your witch name?

What field do you work in?

When you're welcoming a visitor, how do they feel?

What color candle do you use to cast your spells?

What kind of familiar would you have?

What is your favorite tool of the trade?

How do you feel about the Harry Potter series?

In William Shakespeare's "Macbeth," we're introduced to three witches who make a rather nasty brew. Which one of their ingredients grosses you out the most?

How do you get from point A to point B?

Would you ever fly on a broomstick?

What fictional witch do you like the most?

Which of these herbs commonly used by witches would you keep in your arsenal?

If you were to make an amulet, what kind would you make?

Your significant other just broke up with you. What kind of spell do you cast?

Which of these symbols would you use in witchcraft?

What size family do you have?

When it comes to spells, what kind of spell would you most likely cast?

What school of magic is your favorite?

If you were to change your enemy into an animal, which one would it be?

How big of an area of expertise would you like to have?

How long have you been practicing magic?

What song associated with magic would you listen to?

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