Orders, decorations, and medals of Hungary

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The following is a list of medals, awards and decorations in use in Hungary. The state awards may be awarded only by the President of Hungary.

Currently recognized state awards subject to order of precedence[edit]

Award Grand Cross Commander's Cross Knight's Cross Description Established in
Order of Saint Stephen of Hungary
Order Order of Saint Stephen of Hungary
Ord.S.Stef.Ungh. - GC.png Ord.S.Stef.Ungh. - COM.png Order of Saint Stephen of Hungary - Ribbon bar.svg Hungary's highest decoration awarded to both civilians and the military for their merits. 1764-1918, 1938-1946, reinstated in 2011
Award Grand Cross with Chain Grand Cross Commander's Cross with Star Commander's Cross Officer's Cross Knight's Cross Description Established in
Order of Merit of the Republic of Hungary HUN Order of Merit of the Hungarian Rep 1class Collar BAR.svg HUN Order of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (civil) 1class BAR.svg HUN Order of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (civil) 2class BAR.svg HUN Order of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (civil) 3class BAR.svg HUN Order of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (civil) 4class BAR.svg HUN Order of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (civil) 5class BAR.svg Awarded to civilians for their merits. 1991
Order of Merit of the Republic of Hungary No military collar grade HUN Order of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (military) 1class BAR.svg HUN Order of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (military) 2class BAR.svg HUN Order of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (military) 3class BAR.svg HUN Order of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (military) 4class BAR.svg HUN Order of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (military) 5class BAR.svg Awarded to the military for their merits. 1991
Award Gold Cross Silver Cross Bronze Cross Description Established in
Cross of Merit of the Republic of Hungary HUN Cross of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (civil) Gold BAR.svg HUN Cross of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (civil) Silver BAR.svg HUN Cross of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (civil) Bronze BAR.svg Awarded to civilians for their merits. 1991
Cross of Merit of the Republic of Hungary HUN Cross of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (military) Gold BAR.svg HUN Cross of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (military) Silver BAR.svg HUN Cross of Merit of the Hungarian Rep (military) Bronze BAR.svg Awarded to the military for their merits. 1991

Presidential awards[edit]

Award For living person Posthumous Description Established in
Remembrance Medal of 1956 For those who were involved in the 1956 Revolution. 1991

Ministerial awards[edit]

See also[edit]

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