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Kōryō (広陵町 Kōryō-chō) is a Japanese town in Nara Prefecture on the island of Honshū. The town has a population of 33,606 people.

History

According to tradition, Kōryō was sometimes the site of an Imperial Palace, including

  • Umayasaka Palace or Umayasaka-no-miya, 640.
  • Kudara Palace or Kudara-no-miya, 640–642 Kudara is related to an ancient name of the Korean kingdom of Baekje.

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