Royal Noble Consort of Korean Kings

Royal Noble Consort of Korean Kings

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. 5a. sang-goong and sang-ui Court Ladies who served directly under the royal family members, and the head manager of their assigned department. Depending on their role and department, there would be internal ranking within the sang-goongs. For example, a sang-goong who served the Queen has higher authority and ranking than a sang-goong who serves a prince, princess, and/or concubine. A sang-goong could also become a "Royal Concubine" if the King showed favor. They would be called "Favored Sang-Goong" and would be considered the highest rank of the 5a. However, since they are still in the rank of 5, the "Favored Sang-goong" would not be considered a member of the royal family, part of the ne-goong, and considered a Royal Noble Consort. Instead, they would just be known as a concubine of the rank of "Sang-goong." However, the Favored Sang-goong would have a sang-goong of her own to serve her.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 127g
  • Populpublishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6135657593
  • 9786135657593