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Geodeung of Geumgwan Gaya
Hangul 거등왕
Hanja 居登王
Revised Romanization Geodeung wang
McCune–Reischauer Kŏdŭng wang

Geodeung of Gaya, also called Geodeung Wang, was the king of Gaya, a confederacy of chiefdoms that existed in the Nakdong River valley of Korea during the Three Kingdoms era, from 199 to 259. Legend holds that he was the son of King Suro of Gaya and Suro's queen, Heo Hwang-ok.[1] Legend says also they had in total ten sons. Geodeung Wang was married with Queen Mojong.


  1. ^ Il-yeon: Samguk Yusa: Legends and History of the Three Kingdoms of Ancient Korea, translated by Tae-Hung Ha and Grafton K. Mintz. Book Two, page 143 + 149. Silk Pagoda (2006). ISBN 1596543485

See also

Preceded by
Suro of Geumgwan Gaya
King of Gaya
Succeeded by
Mapum of Geumgwan Gaya

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