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Flag of Kirov

The flag of the Russian Oblast of Kirov consists of three horizontal bands of white, green, and blue. The white band takes up 3/4th of the height of the flag with the Coat of Arms of the oblast in its center. White represents purity and snow, green represents hope and...

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Flag of Niigata

The flag of the Japanese Prefecture consists of golden stylized characters of Nii, in Kanji, and Gata, in Katakana. These symbols together represent hope and friendship. This flag was adopted on August 23rd,...

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Flag of Derbyshire

The flag of the English County of Derbyshire consists of a green cross, with a thin white fibration and a yellow Tudor rose in the center, on a light blue background. Light blue represents rivers and reservoirs and green represents countryside of the county. The use...

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Flag of Carabobo

The flag of the Venezuelan state of Carabobo consists of a thick blue horizontal band below a thin green stripe and an sunrise, offset to the right, on a red background. In the center of the sunrise is an outline of the Arch of Carabobo, a prominent monument of the...

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Flag of Tierra del Fuego

The flag of the Argentinian Province of Tierra del Fuego consists of a white albatross with wings spread diagonally across the flag separating two regions, one of orange and one of blue with white stars in the shape of the Southern Cross. The orange region represents...

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Flag of Tyumen

The flag of the Russian Oblast of Tyumen consists of a horizontal triband of white, blue, and green with a red isosceles triangle on the left and three yellow crowns on the middle blue band. This flag was adopted on October 24th,...

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Flag of Groningen

The flag of the Dutch Province of Groningen consists of four rectangles, two red and two blue, separated by a thick white cross with a thinner green cross within it. The province of Groningen contains two historical regions of the city of Groningen and the surrounding...

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Flag of Barbados

The flag of Barbados consists of a vertical triband of blue separated by gold, with a black trident head in the center. Blue represents the ocean and gold represents the sand. The black trident head, call the Broken Trident, is purposely missing its staff. This...

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Flag of Fukui

The flag of the Japanese Prefecture of Fukui consists of a white stylized Katakana character in a round shape on a dark blue field. The emblem represents harmony and cooperation. This flag was adopted on March 28th,...

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Flag of Upper Austria

The flag of the Austrian State of Upper Austria consists of the state’s coat of arms on two horizontal bands of white and red. The coat of arms consists of a shield and a crown. On the left side of the shield there is a golden eagle on a black background, while on the...

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Flag of Mato Grosso do Sul

The flag of the Brazilian State of Mato Grosso do Sul consists of a green triangle in the top left corner, a blue rhombus on the right, separated by a white band, and a golden five-point star in the bottom left corner. White represents hope, green represents...

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Flag of South Carolina

The flag of the US State of South Carolina consists of a white crescent and palmetto tree on a dark blue background. This flag was designed in 1775 by William Moultrie as a flag for the state’s troops during the US Revolutionary War. Moultrie chose blue because it...

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