Yi Ryang

Korean philosopher (1519-1583)

Yi Ryang (Hangul: 이량; Hanja: 李梁, 1519 – 1583) was a politician and philosopher during the Korean Joseon Dynasty.

Yi Ryang
Hangul
이량
Hanja
李梁
Revised RomanizationYi Ryang
McCune–ReischauerLee Lyang
Courtesy name
Hangul
공거
Hanja
公擧
Revised RomanizationGonggeo
McCune–ReischauerGongguh

Lee was a member of the royal family of the Joseon Dynasty. He was a descendant of Prince Hyoryeongs and uncle of Queen Insun, wife of Myeongjong of Joseon. In 1546 he passed to Saengwon and Chinsa exam and passed to Imperial examination in 1552.

WorksEdit

  • Yongsailgi (龍蛇日記 용사일기)
  • Munsuji (文殊志 문수지)
  • Saseonggangmok (四姓綱目 사성강목)

Other websitesEdit