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  • proper n. An ancient kingdom on the Korean Peninsula, existing between 37 BC and 668 AD.
  • proper n. The language of the Goguryeo kingdom.


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  • In the pavilion there is a layout of a cave in the mountains inside which visitors can see a copy of frescoes of an ancient Korean kingdom called Goguryeo (37 BC - 668 AD).

    RIA Novosti

  • It follows the life of the king, Dam-deok posthumous name – Gwang Gae Toh Dae Wang also known as Gwang Gae Toh the Great who built Goguryeo into the dominant kingdom on the Korean peninsula.

    Anime & Manga News (from September) | The Anime Blog

  • It is set during reign of the 19th king of Goguryeo the northernmost of the Three Kingdoms of Korea…391AD – 413AD.

    Anime & Manga News (from September) | The Anime Blog

  • Only one year ago, Koreans were outraged with China over its claim to the ancient kingdom of Goguryeo, which Koreans consider a Korean kingdom.

    Stability in Northeast Asia

  • It has declared the ancient kingdom of Goguryeo to have been Chinese territory, which could be interpreted as a claim on the northern portion of the Korean peninsula.

    President Roh Moo-hyun's Letter to the Korean People

  • No historical material is available for the Silla (57 BCE – 935 CE) and Koguyo (Goguryeo) Kingdoms (37 BCE – 668 CE).

    A Summary Report of the 2007 International Congress on the Women's Role in the Sangha: Bhikshuni Vinaya and Ordination Lineages ��� Part Three: Day Two

  • The most striking recent case would be that of 薛仁贵传奇 (The Legendary Warrior), completely dedicated to general Xue Rengui, someone who made a name for himself fighting with Goguryeo.


  • It has nothing to do with the desire to reclaim lost territory (as in nostalgia for Manchuria - > nostalgia for Goguryeo), although that's certainly one of the reasons many older viewers tend to be very interested in sageuk pushing exactly those buttons, like Yeon Gaesomun and Dae Jo Young.


  • The fantasy about westerns many Korean male directors feel might come down to something ingrained in Korean men's psyche, a sort of primal gene from their Balhae and Goguryeo progenitors, who roamed those plains riding horses back in the days.


  • The Silla Kingdom conquered Baekje and Goguryeo and ended the Three Kingdoms, leaving a unique cultural heritage.

    The Buddhist Channel


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