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Iryŏn

(1206—1289)


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(1206–89).

A Korean monk and writer of the Koryŏ period known chiefly as the author of the Samguk Yusa (Affairs of the Three Kingdoms), a historical work that serves as one of the major primary sources on the history of Korean Buddhism. See also Korea.

Subjects: Buddhism.


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