|Born||At the shadow city of Sunspear|
|Book(s)||The World of Ice & Fire (mentioned)|
Archmaester Brude once famously observed that Dorne has more in common with the north than the regions lying between them. Although they differ in weather, history, culture, and traditions, both are thinly peopled and cling stubbornly to their laws and traditions, and neither was actually conquered by House Targaryen. In addition, Brude observed that Dorne and the north are derided as "savages" by the the five 'civilized' Andal kingdoms..