Madeira (disambiguation)

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Madeira (the Portuguese word for wood), officially named the Autonomous Region of Madeira (Região Autónoma da Madeira), is one of the two autonomous regions of Portugal (along with the Azores); it is an archipelago situated in the north Atlantic Ocean, southwest of Portugal.

Madeira may also refer to:

Geography[edit]

People[edit]

  • George Madeira (1836–1922), a mining engineer and mineralogist who founded the first astronomical observatory in California
  • Jamila Madeira (born 1975), a Portuguese socialist politician and Member of the European Parliament
  • Phil Madeira (born 1952), an American songwriter, producer, musician and singer from Nashville, Tennessee

Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

  • Madeira, the fictionalized name of Debra Newell's interior design firm in the Bravo TV series, Dirty John
  • Miss Madeira, a 2011 novel by Austin Gary

Food and wine[edit]

Schools[edit]

Other uses[edit]

  • Madeira (shipwreck), a schooner-barge which sank on the north shore of Lake Superior in November 1905
  • Project Madeira, a business process management solution by Microsoft

See also[edit]