Coat of arms of Sabah

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Coat of arms of Sabah
Coat of arms of Sabah.svg
Adopted 1988
Motto "Sabah Maju Jaya"
(Let Sabah Prosper)

The coat of arms of Sabah is the official coat of arms of the Malaysian state of Sabah.

Current coat of arms of Sabah[edit]

The current coat of arms of Sabah were officially established on 16 September 1988. The two arms carrying the Sabah State Flag represents unity and harmony among its multiracial citizens towards progress and success. The state motto "Sabah Maju Jaya", which means "Let Sabah Prosper".[1]

The silhouette of Mount Kinabalu represents Sabah State.[1]

The five different colours represent the five residencies (now divisions) of the Sabah State.[1]

  • Zircon blue colour represents peace and calmness.
  • Icicle blue colour represents unity and prosperity.
  • Royal blue colour represents strength and harmony.
  • White colour represents purity and justice.
  • Chilli red colour represents courage and determination.

Past coats of arms[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c "The Meaning of the Sabah State Crest". Sabah State Government. Archived from the original on 10 June 2014. Retrieved 10 June 2014. 
  2. ^ Ian MacDonald. "Sabah (Malaysia)". CRW Flags. Archived from the original on 25 May 2016. Retrieved 25 May 2016. 

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