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Yu Seong-won

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Yu Seong-won (also Ryu Seong-won) (died 1456) was a scholar-official of the early Joseon Dynasty, who is remembered as one of the six murdered ministers. [1]

16 relations: Danjong of Joseon, Dongjak District, Hall of Worthies, Index of Korea-related articles, Joseon, Joseon Dynasty politics, List of Joseon Dynasty people, Noryangjin-dong, Ryu clan of Munhwa, Scholar-official, Sejo of Joseon, Sejong the Great, Seoul, Six martyred ministers, Yangban, Yoo (Korean surname).

Danjong of Joseon

Danjong of Joseon (9 August 1441 – 24 December 1457, reigned 1452–1455) was the sixth king of the Joseon Dynasty.

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Dongjak District

Dongjak District (Dongjak-gu) is one of the 25 gu that make up the city of Seoul, South Korea.

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Hall of Worthies

The Hall of Worthies, or Jiphyeonjeon, was a royal research institute set up by Sejong the Great of the Korean Joseon Dynasty in March 1420.

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Index of Korea-related articles

This is a list of articles on Korea-related people, places, things, and concepts.

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The Joseon dynasty (also transcribed as Chosŏn or Chosun, 조선; officially the Kingdom of Great Joseon, 대조선국) was a Korean dynastic kingdom that lasted for approximately five centuries.

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Joseon Dynasty politics

The politics of the Joseon Dynasty, which ruled Korea from 1392 to 1897, were governed by the reigning ideology of Korean Confucianism, a form of Neo-Confucianism.

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List of Joseon Dynasty people

This is a partial list of people who lived during the Joseon Dynasty of Korea, 1392–1910.

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Noryangjin-dong is a dong, neighbourhood of Dongjak-gu in Seoul, South Korea.

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Ryu clan of Munhwa

The Munhwa Ryu (or spelled Munhwa Yu) of Korea (Korean: 문화 류씨) is one of the great aristocratic houses of Goryeo and Joseon dynasty.

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Scholar-officials, also known as Literati, Scholar-gentlemen, Scholar-bureaucrats or Scholar-gentry were politicians and government officials appointed by the emperor of China to perform day-to-day political duties from the Han dynasty to the end of the Qing dynasty in 1912, China's last imperial dynasty.

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Sejo of Joseon

Sejo of Joseon (korean:조선 세조, 2 November 1417 – 23 September 1468, r. 1455–1468) was the seventh king of the Joseon Dynasty of Korea.

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Sejong the Great

Sejong the Great (7 May 1397 – 8 April 1450) was the fourth king of Joseon-dynasty Korea.

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Seoul (like soul; 서울), officially the Seoul Special Metropolitan City – is the capital, Constitutional Court of Korea and largest metropolis of South Korea.

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Six martyred ministers

The six martyred ministers or Sayuksin were six ministers of the Joseon Dynasty who were executed by King Sejo in 1456 for plotting to assassinate him and restore the former king Danjong to the throne.

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The Yangban (양반, 兩班), were part of the traditional ruling class or gentry of dynastic Korea during the Joseon Dynasty.

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Yoo (Korean surname)

Yu — also spelled Yoo or You — or sometimes Ryu or Ryoo is the English transcription of several Korean surnames written as 유 or 류 in Hangul.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yu_Seong-won

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