Gan of Balhae

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Gan of Balhae
Hangul 간왕
Hanja 簡王
Revised Romanization Gan wang
McCune–Reischauer Kan wang
Birth name
Hangul 대명충
Hanja 大明忠
Revised Romanization Dae Myeong-chung
McCune–Reischauer Tae Myŏng-ch'ung
Monarchs of Korea
Balhae
  1. Go 698-719
  2. Mu 719–737
  3. Mun 737–793
  4. Dae Won-ui 793
  5. Seong 793-794
  6. Gang 794–809
  7. Jeong 809-812
  8. Hui 812–817
  9. Gan 817–818
  10. Seon 818–830
  11. Dae Ijin 830–857
  12. Dae Geonhwang 857–871
  13. Dae Hyeonseok 871–894
  14. Dae Wihae 894–906
  15. Dae Inseon 906–926

Gan of Balhae (died 818) (r. 817–818) was king of Balhae. He was the son of the sixth king, King Gang, and the younger brother of King Hui and King Jeong. He chose the era name Taesi (太始, "majestic beginning").

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Gan of Balhae
Died: 818
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Hui
King of Balhae
817–818
Succeeded by
Seon
Titles in pretence
Preceded by
Hui
— TITULAR —
King of Korea
Goguryeo claimant
817–818
Reason for succession failure:
North–South States Period
Succeeded by
Seon