Gim Dog-Nyong

Korean - A general in the Korean army. His grandfather had been killed by a wicked minister and his father prayed for twenty years to be granted a son who would exact revenge. This son was Gim Dog-Nyong and he had a magic sword which he used to kill the minister. He escaped punishment because the sword was able to transport him instantaneously some 250 miles from the minister's house to his own house so that it appeared impossible for him to be the killer. In some references, known as Gim Dog-Nyong.

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