Harry Potter Personality Type, Zodiac Sign & Enneagram

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Harry Potter
  • Personality type: ISFP
  • Enneagram: 9w8
  • Birth date: July 31, 1980
  • Movie: Harry Potter
  • Zodiac: Leo


We explore Harry Potter’s personality type, best personality matches, zodiac sign and Enneagram type. Harry Potter is a fictional character from the Harry Potter movies who is was a half-blood wizard, and one of the most famous wizards of modern times.

Harry is the son of James and Lily Potter. Lord Voldemort tried to kill Harry when he was a year and three months old. But Harry lived and became the first survivor of the Killing Curse and was henceforth known as “The Boy Who Lived”.

Harry attended Hogwarts School where he was sorted into Gryffindor house. He played a significant role in the Second Wizarding War, and the hunting down and destroying of Voldemort’s Horcruxes. Eventually, Harry confronted Voldemort and defeated him once and for all.

If you’re a big Harry Potter fan like I am, have a look and see which Harry Potter character shares your personality type.

Which personality type is Harry Potter?

Harry Potter is an ISFP personality type. He is deeply passionate, openly expressing his thoughts and emotions. As an ISFP, he has a strong moral compass, innately knowing what he feels is right or wrong. He prefers to learn in a hands-on way rather than spending time reading about how to do something. With a strong sense of empathy, he cares deeply about those close to him.

16 personality types as Harry Potter Characters

Harry isn’t afraid to challenge the norms of society. In fact, he enjoys doing that in some ways. ISFPs tend to have a ‘live and let live’ philosophy, shying away from situations where they feel tied down or restricted. Harry has a unique ability to focus on the present and ISFPs are highly observant of their surroundings, be it in social situations or things such as remembering directions to a certain place.

What are Harry Potters best personality matches?

As an ISFP personality type, Harry Potter’s best matches are ESTJ and ESFJ. On So Syncd, these personality matches are considered ‘golden pairs’ because they have just the right amount of similarities to understand each other and just the right amount of differences to create that spark. Read our blog post to learn more about ISFP compatibility.

Which zodiac sign is Harry Potter?

Harry Potter is a Leo zodiac sign, which belongs to the Fire element of astrology, along with Aries and Sagittarius. The symbol of Leo is a lion, which represents leadership.

As a Leo zodiac sign, Harry is incredibly generous. He has a kind, caring nature and a magnetic charm. People of the Leo zodiac sign are typically very giving in terms of their advice, time and money. Harry values friendships and meaningful connections of all kinds. 

Which Enneagram type is Harry Potter?

Harry Potter is an Enneagram Nine personality type with an Eight wing. Enneagram Nines belong to the body centre, along with Eights and Ones, and they naturally make decisions based on gut instinct. Harry likes to feel in control, particularly of his physical environment. For Enneagram Nines, freedom and independence are important.

9 Enneagram

As an Enneagram Nine, Harry is supportive, non-judgmental and agreeable. He places a strong emphasis on maintaining harmony, both internally and externally. Enneagram Nines are known for going with the flow and are often viewed as relaxed. Warm and stable, Harry has a calm presence that others find soothing.

Harry Potter quotes

“I solemnly swear I am up to no good.” 

“Time will not slow down when something unpleasant lies ahead.”

“Albus Severus Potter, you were named after two headmasters of Hogwarts. One of them was a Slytherin and he was the bravest man I ever knew.”

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