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Severus Snape loved Lily Evans since they were both young children. However, Lily didn't like death eaters and fell in love with James Potter. Snape overheard the prophecy, told Lord Voldemort and then discovered that Voldemort planned to kill Lily, James and Harry Potter. Snape went straight to Albus Dumbledore and told him who Voldemort planned to kill and requested that Dumbledore protect Lily (and eventually her family). Dumbledore said he would do so if Snape joined the Order of the Phoneix as a spy. When Lily and James were killed Dumbledore made Snape promise to look after Harry.

In Harry's first year Snape kept Harry on his broomstick when Quirrel was trying to knock him off. Snape has protected Harry, even though he hated him, throughout his years at Hogwarts.

Even during the search for the horcruxes Snape helped. After discovering their location he gave them the real Sword of Gryffindor and he gave Harry his memories as he was dying which informed Harry that he needed to die (or at least be hit by the killing curse) before Voldemort could.
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What did Severus Snape do to Harry Potter?

Severus Snape attempted to get Harry Potter expelled from Hogwartson several occasions. Snape wanted to punish Harry for James'actions towards Snape. Throughout the years, Snape bullied,embarrassed and punished Harry. Yet, Snape also works with Dumbledore to protect Harry's lifebecause he wanted to ( Full Answer )

Does Severus Snape like Harry Potter?

No, Snape could never like Harry because Harry would forever remind Snape that Lily chose James and not him. However he didn't want Harry killed, he tried hard to protect Lily's only child because he knew that was the right thing to do, the thing Lily would want him to do.

Do Harry Potter and Severus Snape ever become friends?

No and they couldn't for a few reasons. One being that Severus Snape is dead, the other being that Harry was a constant reminder to Snape that Lily Evans loved James and not him. However after finding out the truth Harry respected Snape and thus gave one of his children the name Albus Severus. He to ( Full Answer )

Did Severus Snape like Harry Potter in the end?

No, he never ever liked him. Severus Snape was protecting Harry Potter because he loved Harry's mother but Harry was a constant reminder that he lost Lily (Evans) Potter to his his enemy, James Potter.

How did Severus Snape die in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows?

Although Voldemort obtained the Elder Wand from Dumbledore's grave,he was unable to use it properly. Believing that the only way towield the Elder Wand was to kill its master, he ordered Nagini tokill Snape, whom he assumed to be that master. Fatally injured, Snape gave up his silvery memories to H ( Full Answer )

Is Severus Snape a Death Eater in 'Harry Potter'?

Not really. Severus Snape joined the Death Eaters out of school. When he learned that Voldemort was going to kill the only woman he ever loved, Lily (Evans) Potter, he changed sides. Snape promised Dumbledore that he would convince Voldemort he was spying on the Order of the Phoenix for the Death ( Full Answer )

What happens to Severus Snape in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows?

Severus Snape is named the new Hogwarts Headmaster. He continues to pretend to be on Voldemort's side and is always consulting Dumbledore's portrait, he suggests the idea of the seven Potters to Mundugus and only tells part of the plan to Voldemort. He also gives Harry the sword so he can destroy th ( Full Answer )

What happened to Severus Snape in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows?

Snape dies in the last Harry Potter book. Snape's last act was giving Harry a collection of valuable memories which include the fact that Snape was in love with Harry's mother, and it was because of her death that he became one of Dumbledore's agents and Harry's protector.

Is Severus Snape related to Harry Potter?

no they are not. snape just didnt get along with harry's dad. snape did have a crush on lily but they never got married or have any children. ..x

Did Severus Snape ever look after Harry Potter?

He was in love whith harry's mother and because he had her eyes, which I don't get cuz I mean u dont look after someone because of eye color but anyways he watched Harry but it didn't seem like it because other people were watching snape and he had to be mean to Harry because he was pretending to be ( Full Answer )

Why does Harry Potter hate Severus Snape?

Because Snape hates him! or at least it seems that way. There are many examples of Snape going out of his way to make things hard on Harry, he subtley makes fun of him and his friends (the worst one, in my opinion, was when Hermione's teeth gets cursed to grow 10 times their normal size and when Sna ( Full Answer )

Did Severus Snape die in Harry Potter?

Yes, Severus Snape dies in the final installment of the Harry Potter series, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows." Before he dies, he reveals his true loyalties and his unrequited love for Harry's mother.

Why does Severus Snape hate Harry Potter?

James Potter humiliated Snape when they were at school and Harry look exactly like his father. Harry is also a constant reminder that the woman he loved, Lily (Evans) Potter, choose James over him.

Did Severus Snape die in the Harry Potter series?

Yes, Severus Snape died in Dethly Hallows. Voldemort realized that he wasn't the true owner of the Elder Wand because Snape killed its previous owner (Albus Percival Wulfrock Brian Dumbledore). Therefore, Voldemort had Nagini bite Snape on the neck, killing him. Source: http://www.sparknotes.com/li ( Full Answer )

What did Severus Snape show Harry Potter in the Deathly Hallows?

His memories. Just before he died, Snape removed some of his memories from his head, and gave them to Harry. Harry watched them in the Pensieve in Dumbledore's office. They explained Snape's past, his motives, and all the details of Dumbledore's plan for defeating Voldemort (details which Dumbledore ( Full Answer )

Did Harry Potter like Severus Snape?

No. Harry Potter always hated Severus Snape but during the Battle of Hogwarts he witnesses Snape's memories and learns that he was in love with Harry's mother and because of that helped keep Harry alive and helped the Order. After this, Harry calls his son Albus Severus after the the two bravest ( Full Answer )

Does Severus Snape truly care about Harry Potter?

No. He doesn't care for Harry, but he cared deeply (loved actually) Harry's mother, Lily Potter. Everything he did to help Harry and defeat Voldemort, he did for Lily's sake, not Harry's.

Why did Harry Potter say that Severus Snape was brave?

Harry said Snape was brave because he secretly undermined Voldemort's tyranny under the guise of self advancement, but was really done for his unending and unrequited love for Lily Potter. Plus a lifetime of personal debt in which he would repay for his mistake of "selling" the Potters to Voldemo ( Full Answer )

How did Severus Snape help Harry Potter?

He uses his patronus charm to guide Harry to the sword of godric gryffindor in Order of The Phoenix/Deathly Hallows pt1 cant remember which one, He also does a lot of different things throughout the series because of his love for lily. He Looks over Harry In every segment of the series and helps him ( Full Answer )

How was Severus Snape protecting Harry Potter?

Severus Snape pretended to be a Death Eater spying for the Order ofthe Phoenix. In actual fact, he was a Order member, pretending tobe a Death Eater spying on the Order. This allowed him access tovital information that would help the various people around Harrykeep him protected. He was also the on ( Full Answer )

What did Severus Snape do in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows?

He was headmaster of Hogwarts for a while, and doing his duty as Death Eater. He was never on Voldemort's side though, and was acting on Dumbledore's dying wish. Voldemort killed him by Nagini when he thought Snape was the owner of the Elder wand.

Did Severus Snape die trying to save Harry Potter?

Not directly. Lord Voldemort killed Severus Snape because he believed Snape was the owner of the Elder wand and killing him would allow Voldemort to own it. However, Snape was always trying to protect Harry and probably wouldn't have been killed for those reasons if he hadn't been as Albus Dumble ( Full Answer )

Who is Severus Snape in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone?

Professor Severus Snape is a major character throughout the series. He is the Potions Master at Hogwarts and takes an immediate dislike to Harry due to his likeness to his father, James, who used to bully Snape at school. Despite this, Snape does try to protect Harry and saves his life from Profess ( Full Answer )

What did Severus Snape do to help Harry Potter?

Snape protected Harry while he was at Hogwarts because Snape was inlove with Harry's mother Lily, and protecting Harry was as close ashe could get to her. One of the most helpful things Snape did forHarry was lead him to the sword of Gryffindor in Harry Potter andthe Deathly Hallows.

Did Severus Snape hate Harry Potter?

Yes he does. He loved Harry's mom, Lily, until she died (and even afterwards) and was always bitter that she chose James Potter over him. Harry also looked so much like his father that he was constantly reminded of him.

Why did Severus Snape help Harry Potter after killing Albus Dumbledore?

Snape only killed Dumbledore because Dumbledore asked him to sothat the Elder wand wouldn't have a master. Ever since Lord Voldemort threatened Lily Potter's life, Snape hadbeen helping Dumbledore and the Order. When Lily died he agreed toprotect Harry and continued to do so with Dumbledore's help ( Full Answer )

Why did Harry Potter name one of his children after Severus Snape?

After the war Harry had time to reflect on everything that he had found out about Snape. He told Albus Severus that he was 'named after two headmasters of Hogwarts. One of them was a Slytherin and he was probably the bravest man I knew' He realised how much Snape had risked for him - for his mothe ( Full Answer )

Did Severus Snape save Harry Potter?

Yes. In the first novel, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Harry Potter is being cursed by Quirinus Quirrell during a Qudditch match. Had Severus Snape not countered the curse, Harry would have fallen to his death. Snape promised Dumbledore that he would protect Harry when he was only a b ( Full Answer )

Did Severus Snape care about Harry Potter at the end of the series?

No, Snape never cared about Harry. He hated him. Snape did care about Harry's mother and attempted to protect him simply because he was the woman he loved's child. Although his motivation at first was to protect Harry because he felt in debt to Lily, he knew he needed to keep his emotions in check ( Full Answer )

Why was Severus Snape killed by a Willow in Harry Potter?

Severus Snape was killed by a Snake, not a Willow which is a type of Spider. You may have confused this with the location of his death which was inside the Whomping Willow. He was killed because Voldemort believed that he was the master of the Elder wand and until the correct master had been beate ( Full Answer )

Is Harry Potter related to Severus Snape?

Not that we're aware, but it's not completely impossible because a large portion of the wizarding world is interbred and therefore related, since the population is so low. For instance, Harry shares blood with Malfoy, Sirius, and the Weasleys, as well as (very distantly) Tom Riddle/Voldemort (both a ( Full Answer )

Why did Severus Snape try to protect Harry in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone?

Severus Snape discovered that Lord Voldemort was going to kill Lily Potter, the only woman he ever loved. Snape turned to Dumbledore to protect her but Dumbledore was disgusted that he was only interest in saving Lily, not James and their son Harry. When the plan failed and Lily (along with James) ( Full Answer )

Why did Harry Potter think Severus Snape was brave?

Severus was pretending to be a death eater, spying on the Order of the Phoenix. When he was actually a Order of the Phoenix member, pretending to be a death eater spying on the Order. He risked his life for years to try and save Lily and then Harry.

Why was Harry Potter treated unfairly by Severus Snape?

Snape held a lot of resentment for Harry's father, James, becauseJames and Severus strongly disliked each other when they were inschool together. Harry reminds Snape of James, physically atattitude-wise (although not entirely fairly) and so Snape projectshis anger onto Harry.