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These are the spells that the Bard class can learn. For a list of every spell, see List of Spells.

Cantrips

Name School Casting Time Save Concentration
Blade Ward Abjuration 1 action
Dancing Lights Evocation 1 action Yes
Friends Enchantment 1 action Yes
Light Evocation 1 action
Mage Hand Conjuration 1 action
Mending Transmutation 1 minute
Message Transmutation 1 action
Minor Illusion Illusion 1 action
Prestidigitation Transmutation 1 action
Thunderclap Evocation 1 action Constitution
True Strike Divination 1 action Yes
Vicious Mockery Enchantment 1 action Wisdom

1st Level

Name School Casting Time Save Ritual Concentration
Animal Friendship Enchantment 1 action Wisdom
Bane Enchantment 1 action Charisma Yes
Charm Person Enchantment 1 action Wisdom
Comprehend Languages Divination 1 action Yes
Cure Wounds Evocation 1 action
Detect Magic Divination 1 action Yes Yes
Disguise Self Illusion 1 action
Dissonant Whispers Enchantment 1 action Wisdom
Earth Tremor Evocation 1 action Dexterity
Faerie Fire Evocation 1 action Dexterity Yes
Feather Fall Transmutation 1 reaction
Healing Word Evocation 1 bonus action
Heroism Enchantment 1 action Yes
Identify Divination 1 minute Yes
Illusory Script Illusion 1 minute Yes
Longstrider Transmutation 1 action
Silent Image Illusion 1 action Yes
Sleep Enchantment 1 action
Speak with Animals Divination 1 action Yes
Tasha's Hideous Laughter Enchantment 1 action Wisdom Yes
Thunderwave Evocation 1 action Constitution
Unseen Servant Conjuration 1 action Yes

Unearthed Arcana

Name School Casting Time Save Ritual Concentration
Guiding Hand Divination 1 minute Yes Yes
Puppet Enchantment 1 action Constitution
Sense Emotion Divination 1 action Yes
Sudden Awakening Enchantment 1 bonus action
Unearthly Chorus Illusion 1 action Charisma Yes

2nd Level

Name School Casting Time Save Ritual Concentration
Animal Messenger Enchantment 1 action Yes
Blindness/Deafness Necromancy 1 action Constitution
Calm Emotions Enchantment 1 action Charisma Yes
Cloud of Daggers Conjuration 1 action Yes
Crown of Madness Enchantment 1 action Wisdom Yes
Detect Thoughts Divination 1 action Wisdom, Intelligence Yes
Enhance Ability Transmutation 1 action Yes
Enthrall Enchantment 1 action Wisdom
Heat Metal Transmutation 1 action Constitution Yes
Hold Person Enchantment 1 action Wisdom Yes
Invisibility Illusion 1 action Yes
Knock Transmutation 1 action
Lesser Restoration Abjuration 1 action
Locate Animals or Plants Divination 1 action Yes
Locate Object Divination 1 action Yes
Magic Mouth Illusion 1 minute Yes
Phantasmal Force Illusion 1 action Intelligence Yes
Pyrotechnics Transmutation 1 action Constitution
See Invisibility Divination 1 action
Shatter Evocation 1 action Constitution
Silence Illusion 1 action Yes Yes
Skywrite Transmutation 1 action Yes Yes
Suggestion Enchantment 1 action Wisdom Yes
Warding Wind Evocation 1 action Yes
Zone of Truth Enchantment 1 action Charisma

3rd Level

Name School Casting Time Save Ritual Concentration
Bestow Curse Necromancy 1 action Wisdom Yes
Catnap Enchantment 1 action
Clairvoyance Divination 10 minutes Yes
Dispel Magic Abjuration 1 action Spell DC
Enemies Abound Enchantment 1 action Intelligence Yes
Fear Illusion 1 action Wisdom Yes
Feign Death Necromancy 1 action Yes
Glyph of Warding Abjuration 1 hour
Hypnotic Pattern Illusion 1 action Wisdom Yes
Leomund's Tiny Hut Evocation 1 minute Yes
Major Image Illusion 1 action Yes
Nondetection Abjuration 1 action
Plant Growth Transmutation 1 action
Sending Evocation 1 action
Speak with Dead Necromancy 1 action
Speak with Plants Transmutation 1 action
Stinking Cloud Conjuration 1 action Constitution Yes
Tongues Divination 1 action

4th Level

Name School Casting Time Save Ritual Concentration
Charm Monster Enchantment 1 action Wisdom
Compulsion Enchantment 1 action Wisdom Yes
Confusion Enchantment 1 action Wisdom Yes
Dimension Door Conjuration 1 action
Freedom of Movement Abjuration 1 action
Greater Invisibility Illusion 1 action Yes
Hallucinatory Terrain Illusion 10 minutes
Locate Creature Divination 1 action Yes
Polymorph Transmutation 1 action Wisdom Yes

5th Level

Name School Casting Time Save Ritual Concentration
Animate Objects Transmutation 1 action Yes
Awaken Transmutation 8 hours
Dominate Person Enchantment 1 action Wisdom Yes
Dream Illusion 1 minute Wisdom
Geas Enchantment 1 minute Wisdom
Greater Restoration Abjuration 1 action
Hold Monster Enchantment 1 action Wisdom Yes
Legend Lore Divination 10 minutes
Mass Cure Wounds Evocation 1 action
Mislead Illusion 1 action Yes
Modify Memory Enchantment 1 action Wisdom Yes
Planar Binding Abjuration 1 hour Charisma
Raise Dead Necromancy 1 hour
Scrying Divination 10 minutes Wisdom Yes
Seeming Illusion 1 action Charisma
Skill Empowerment Transmutation 1 action Yes
Synaptic Static Enchantment 1 action Intelligence
Teleportation Circle Conjuration 1 minute

Unearthed Arcana

Name School Casting Time Save Ritual Concentration
Commune with City Divination 1 minute Yes
Conjure Vrock Conjuration 1 action Yes
Shutdown Transmutation 1 action Constitution Yes

6th Level

Name School Casting Time Save Ritual Concentration
Eyebite Necromancy 1 action Wisdom Yes
Find the Path Divination 1 minute Yes
Guards and Wards Abjuration 10 minutes
Mass Suggestion Enchantment 1 action Wisdom
Otto's Irresistible Dance Enchantment 1 action Wisdom Yes
Programmed Illusion Illusion 1 action
True Seeing Divination 1 action

7th Level

Name School Casting Time Save Concentration
Etherealness Transmutation 1 action
Forcecage Evocation 1 action Charisma
Mirage Arcane Illusion 10 minutes
Mordenkainen's Magnificent Mansion Conjuration 1 minute
Mordenkainen's Sword Evocation 1 action Attack roll Yes
Project Image Illusion 1 action
Regenerate Transmutation 1 minute
Resurrection Necromancy 1 hour
Symbol Abjuration 1 minute
Teleport Conjuration 1 action

8th Level

Name School Casting Time Save Concentration
Dominate Monster Enchantment 1 action Wisdom Yes
Feeblemind Enchantment 1 action Intelligence
Glibness Transmutation 1 action
Mind Blank Abjuration 1 action
Power Word Stun Enchantment 1 action Constitution

9th Level

Name School Casting Time Save Concentration
Foresight Divination 1 minute
Mass Polymorph Transmutation 1 action Wisdom Yes
Power Word Heal Evocation 1 action
Power Word Kill Enchantment 1 action
Psychic Scream Enchantment 1 action Intelligence
True Polymorph Transmutation 1 action Wisdom Yes