Crown Prince Wonjang

Crown Prince Wonjang (Korean원장태자; Hanja元莊太子) was a Korean Royal Prince as the third son of Taejo of Goryeo and Queen Jeongdeok.[1][2] He was the husband of Princess Heungbang,[3] who was his father's youngest daughter (with Queen Yu, Taejo's 3rd wife) so, they two were actually half-sibling. Princess Heungbang bore him 1 son, Grand Prince Heungbang (흥방궁대군)[4] and 1 daughter, Lady Daemyeong (대명궁부인) whom later married Gyeongjong of Goryeo and become his 5th wife.[5]

Crown Prince Wonjang
Prince of Goryeo
SpousePrincess Heungbang
IssueGrand Prince Heungbang
Lady Daemyeong
HouseHouse of Wang
FatherTaejo of Goryeo
MotherQueen Jeongdeok of the Jeongju Ryu clan
ReligionBuddhism
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised RomanizationWonjang Taeja
McCune–ReischauerWonch'ang T'aech'a

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "태조 소생 왕자". db.history.go.kr. Retrieved June 5, 2021.
  2. ^ "고려태조 왕건의 부인들". m.blog.naver.com. Retrieved June 5, 2021.
  3. ^ "고려시대 史料 Database". db.history.go.kr (in Chinese). Retrieved June 5, 2021.
  4. ^ "태조 왕자 원장태자". db.history.go.kr (in Literary Chinese). Retrieved June 5, 2021.
  5. ^ "고려시대 史料 Database". db.history.go.kr (in Chinese). Retrieved June 5, 2021.

External linksEdit

Crown Prince Wonjang in Encykorea (in Korean). Retrieved June 5, 2021.

Preceded by
Prince of Goryeo Succeeded by