National symbols of Germany

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National symbols of Germany are the symbols that are used in Germany to represent what is unique about the nation, reflecting different aspects of its cultural life and history.[1]

Symbols[edit]

Symbol Image Notes
Flag Flag of Germany
Germanyn National Flag
[2]
Coat of arms Coat of arms of Germany
Emblem of Germany
[2]
National anthem Deutschlandlied
Deutschlandlied
[2]
National tree Oak
German Oak (e.g. on German euro coins)
[2]
German Reunification symbol Brandenburg Gate
Brandenburg Gate in Berlin
[2]

See also[edit]

The German Unity Flag is a national symbol to German Reunification that was raised on 3 October 1990. It waves in front of the Bundestag in Berlin (seat of the German parliament).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "England's National Symbols". england.org.za. Retrieved 19 September 2012. "National symbols are defined as the symbols or icons of a national community (such as England), used to represent that community in a way that unites its people." 
  2. ^ a b c d e "National Symbols of Germany: Flag of Germany, Deutschlandlied, Eagle, Brandenburg Gate, Coat of Arms of Germany". amazon.it. Retrieved 19 September 2012. 

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