List of Arab flags

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The following is a list of Arab flags from the Arab world.

The Arab flags usually include the color green, which is a symbol of Islam as well as an emblem of purity, fertility and peace. Common colors in Arab flags are red, black, white and green (Pan-Arab colors); common symbols include stars, crescents and the Shahadah.

Arab national flags[edit]

Flag Duration Use Description
Flag of Algeria.svg Flag of Algeria
Flag of Bahrain.svg Flag of Bahrain
Flag of the Comoros.svg Flag of Comoros
Flag of Djibouti.svg Flag of Djibouti
Flag of Egypt.svg Flag of Egypt
Flag of Iraq.svg Flag of Iraq
Flag of Jordan.svg Flag of Jordan
Flag of Kuwait.svg Flag of Kuwait
Flag of Lebanon.svg Flag of Lebanon
Flag of Libya.svg Flag of Libya
Flag of Mauritania.svg Flag of Mauritania
Flag of Morocco.svg Flag of Morocco
Flag of Oman.svg Flag of Oman
Flag of Palestine.svg Flag of the State of Palestine
Flag of Qatar.svg Flag of Qatar
Flag of Saudi Arabia.svg Flag of Saudi Arabia
Flag of Somalia.svg Flag of Somalia
Flag of Sudan.svg Flag of Sudan
Flag of Tunisia.svg 1831 to present [1] Flag of Tunisia
Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg Flag of the UAE
Flag of Yemen.svg Flag of Yemen

Old Arab national flags[edit]

Flag Duration Use Description
Flag of the Arab Federation.svg 1958 Flag of the Arab Federation
Flag of Hejaz 1917.svg 1917-1920 Flag of the Arab Revolt
Flag of Syria (1972-1980).svg 1972–1977 Flag of the Federation of Arab Republics
Flag of United Arab Republic.svg 1958-1972 Flag of the United Arab Republic
Flag of Bahrain 1972.svg 1972-2002 Flag of the State of Bahrain
Flag of Comoros (1975-1978).svg 1975-1978 Flag of the State of Comoros
Flag of the Comoros (1978-1992).svg 1978-1992 Flag of the Federal and Islamic Republic of Comoros
Flag of the Comoros (1992-1996).svg 1992-1996 Flag of the Federal and Islamic Republic of Comoros
Flag of the Comoros (1996-2001).svg 1996-2001 Flag of the Federal and Islamic Republic of Comoros
Flag of Egypt (1922–1958).svg 1922-1958 Flag of the Kingdom of Egypt
Flag of Iraq (1921–1959).svg 1924-1959 Flag of the Kingdom of Iraq
Flag of Iraq (1959-1963).svg 1959-1963 Flag of the Republic of Iraq
Flag of Iraq (1963-1991); Flag of Syria (1963-1972).svg 1963-1991 Flag of the Republic of Iraq
Flag of Iraq (1991-2004).svg 1991-2004 Flag of the Republic of Iraq
Flag of Libya (1969–1972).svg 1969–1972 Flag of the Libyan Arab Republic
Flag of Libya (1977-2011).svg 1977-2011 Flag of the Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Flag of Saudi Arabia (1932 to 1934).svg 1932-1934 Flag of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Flag of Saudi Arabia (1938-1973).svg 1938-1973 Flag of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Flag of Sudan (1956-1970).svg 1956-1970 Flag of the Republic of Sudan
Flag of Kingdom of Syria (1920-03-08 to 1920-07-24).svg 1920 Flag of the Arab Kingdom of Syria
Flag of Syria (1932-1958; 1961-1963).svg 1932-1961 Flag of the Syrian Republic
Flag of Iraq (1963-1991); Flag of Syria (1963-1972).svg 1963-1972 Flag of the Syrian Arab Republic
Flag of Yemen 1923.svg 1923-1927 Flag of the Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen
Flag of the Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen.svg 1927–1962 Flag of the Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen
Flag of North Yemen.svg 1962–1990 Flag of the Yemen Arab Republic
Flag of South Yemen.svg 1967–1990 Flag of the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen
Flag of the Sultanate of Zanzibar.svg 1856-1896 Flag of the Sultanate of Zanzibar
Flag of the Sultanate of Zanzibar (1963).svg 1963-1964 Flag of the Sultanate of Zanzibar

Arab organizations[edit]

Flag Duration Use Description
Flag of the Arab League.svg Flag of the Arab League
Flag of OIC.svg Flag of the Organisation of the Islamic Conference
GCC Flag.svg Flag of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf

Internal and disputed Arab territories[edit]

Flag Duration Use Description
Flag of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic.svg 1976–present Flag of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic
Flag of Somaliland.svg 1996–present Flag of Somaliland
Flag of Syria.svg Flag of Syria as claimed by the Syrian Arab Republic
Flag of Syria (1932-1958; 1961-1963).svg Flag of Syria as claimed by the Syrian opposition

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://web.archive.org/web/20080613175430/http://www.ministeres.tn/html/indexdrapeau.html

See also[edit]