Merling King (god)
The Merling King or merling king is a god. There is a statue of it commonly visited by sailors in the House of Black and White in Braavos. There is a rock formation in the narrow sea called the spears of the merling king, which is a reference to this god. The helm of Ser Marlon Manderly depicts the head of the merling king.
Ursula Upcliff, a reputed sorceress who lived at Witch Isle during the Andal invasion, called herself the "Bride of the Merling King". The Velaryons claim they received the Driftwood Throne from the Merling King to conclude a pact.