Kim Dam

Kim Dam (Korean김담; Hanja金淡; 1416–1464) was a Korean Joseon Dynasty politician, astronomer, and scientist. His nickname was Musongheon (무송헌, 撫松軒). He contributed to Korean literature, geography, and Korean lunisolar calendar calculations.

Kim Dam
Hangul
김담
Hanja
金淡
Revised RomanizationKim Dam
McCune–ReischauerKim Dam
Pen name
Hangul
무송헌
Hanja
撫松軒
Revised RomanizationMusongheon
McCune–ReischauerMusongheon
Courtesy name
Hangul
거원
Hanja
巨源
Revised RomanizationGuwon
McCune–ReischauerGeowon

BooksEdit

  • Musongheonjip (무송헌문집, 撫松軒文集)
  • Sir. Kim Mun-jeol's book (김문절공일고, 金文節公逸稿)
  • Jegayeoksangjip (제가역상집, 諸家曆象集)

External linksEdit