(mah DROHN)-- This is a type of tree, though I didn't find that out until later. It was love at first sight when I saw this name in a book of mine. The character bearing this name is just awesome, so I have good feelings attached to it also.
One of the main characters in Starhawk's book: Fifth Sacred Thing
Madrone is the common name of a shrub or small tree of the arbutus genus.
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