Sejo of Goryeo, born Wang Ryung (Korean왕륭; Hanja王隆, died May 897) was the father of Wang Geon. After his son founded Goryeo as Taejo of Goryeo, he was titled Yonggeon (hanja: 龍建), Munmyeong (hanja: 文明). He was born in Kaesong, as the fourth son of Jakjaegeon (Korean작제건; Hanja作帝建) and Yongnyeo (Hangul:용녀).

Korean name
Hangul
세조
Hanja
世祖
Revised RomanizationSejo
McCune–ReischauerSejo
Birth name
Hangul
왕륭
Hanja
王隆
Revised RomanizationWang Yung
McCune–ReischauerWang Yung
Posthumous name
Hangul
위무대왕
Hanja
威武大王
Revised RomanizationWimu-Daewang
McCune–ReischauerWimu Taewang

FamilyEdit

  1. Queen Queen Wisuk of the Han clan (위숙왕후 한씨)
    1. Son: Wang Geon

See alsoEdit