National symbols of Ukraine

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The national symbols of Ukraine include a diversity of official and unofficial images and other symbols, used in Ukraine to represent what is unique about the nation, reflecting different aspects of its cultural life and history.

Symbols[edit]

Symbol Image Notes
Flag Flag of Ukraine
National Flag of Ukraine
Official
Coat of arms Coat of arms of Ukraine
Emblem of Ukraine
Official
National anthem Shche ne vmerla Ukraina
Official
Motto Glory to Ukraine! Слава Україні! (Slava Ukrayini!)
National colours

Blue
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Yellow
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Official
National Founder and Patron Sviatoslav The Brave
National poet and artist Taras Shevchenko
Shevchenko in the mid-1800s
Musical symbol Bandura
Bandura
National dish Borscht
Borshch2.jpg
National personification Cossack Mamay
Cossack Mamay
National sport Association football
Andriy Shevchenko celebrates goal at the Euro2012 match against Sweden
National Dance Hopak
Hopak by Military Ukrainian Dance Ensemble
National liquor Horilka Ukrainian Khlibnyi Dar horilka, based on a basic traditional recipe of grain vodka
National plant Kalina Kalina koralowa 342.jpg

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