Korean Empire

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Korean Empire

대한제국 (大韓帝國)
Daehan Jeguk
1897–1910
Imperial seal o Han Empire
Imperial seal
Motto: 광명천지
(Hanja: 光明天地)
(Scots: Let the laund be enlichtit)
Anthem
대한제국 애국가
《大韓帝國愛國歌》
(Scots: "Patriotic Sang o the Great Korean Empire")
(1902–10)

Imperial emblem
Imperial emblem of Korean empire.svg
Territory o the Korean Empire
Territory o the Korean Empire
StatusSovereign state (1897–1905)
Pertectorate o the Empire o Japan (1905–1910)
CaipitalHanseong (nou Seoul)
Common leidsKorean
Releegion
Neo-Confucianism
Korean Buddhism
Christianity
Demonym(s)Korean
GovrenmentAbsolute monarchy
Emperor 
• 1897–1907
Gojong (first)
• 1907–1910
Sunjong (last)
Prime Meenistera 
• 1895
Bak Yeong-hyo
• 1897–1898
Yun Yong-seon
• 1905
Han Gyu-seo
• 1905–1907
Bak Je-soon
• 1907–1910
Yi Wan-yong
LegislaturJungchuwon
(중추원,中樞院)
Historical eraNew Imperialism
• Empire proclaimed
13 October 1897
17 August 1899
17 November 1905
1907
29 August 1910
Population
• 1900[1]
17,082,000
CurrencyYang (1897–1902)
Won (1902–10)
Precedit bi
Succeedit bi
Joseon
Japanese Korea
Proveesional Govrenment o the Republic o Korea
The day pairt oNorth Korea
Sooth Korea
a Chongri Daesin later changed name tae Uijeong Daesin in 1905, an renamed Chongri Daesin in 1907.
Korean Empire
Hangulᄃᆡᄒᆞᆫ뎨국 (auld Korean)
(modren Korean)
Hanja
Revised RomanisationDaehanjeguk
McCune–ReischauerTaehanjeguk
IPA[tɛ.ɦan.dʑe.ɡuk̚]

The Korean Empire (transcriptit as Daehan Jeguk, Hangul대한제국; Hanja大韓帝國, Template:Literal translation) wis the last independent unifee'd Korean state.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 권태환 신용하 (1977). 조선왕조시대 인구추정에 관한 일시론 (in Korean).

Coordinates: 37°32′N 126°59′E / 37.533°N 126.983°E / 37.533; 126.983