Korean - Son of Hwanung. His mother was a woman who had been changed from a bear by eating herbs given to her by Hwanung. Tangun became the founder of the first kingdom and, on his death, was identified with San-shin, god of the mountains. On occassion, known as Tangun, Wang-Gum, Wang-Gum, Dan-Gun, Dan-Gun or Tan'gun.

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