Flags with Lion

Flags with lions

Employing animals in order to convey a nation’s principle values is common practice in modern world. In fact, eagles are a popular theme on flags, but lions also have their fare share in flag depiction!

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Qatar flag vs Bahrain flag

Qatar flag vs Bahrain flag

When first looking at the flags of Qatar and Bahrain, one can hardly tell the difference. However, a direct comparison between them reveals perceptible differences in color and shape, while the symbols integrated in the design are also vastly divergent.

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Chile Flag vs Texas Flag

Chile flag vs Texas flag

At first glance, the flags of Chile and Texas look almost identical. Comprising of the same elements (a lone star on a blue background at the top half of the design and a couple of horizontal red and white bands) results in many people around the world – even Americans and Texans! – often failing to tell them apart.

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Which two countries have square-shaped flags?

Which two countries have square-shaped flags?

Today, apart from Nepal and its unique double triangular-pennant configuration symbolizing the Himalayan Mountains, there just two more exceptions to that rectangular-shape rule. Switzerland and Vatican City are the only 2 countries that have square-shaped flags.

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Cuba Flag

Cuba Flag

The national flag of Cuba (Spanish: Bandera de Cuba) consists of five alternating stripes (three

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