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Bahrain Flag

The national flag of Bahrain was adopted on February 14, 2002, following the declaration made by the Emir of Bahrain that Bahrain was a Kingdom of which he was the King.
Bahrain Flag

Flag of Bahrain


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The national flag of Bahrain comprises a white band on the left and a red band on the right separated by a zigzag made of five white triangles pointing
to the right side of the flag. These five triangles are also believed to represent the five pillars of Islam.

The color red is supposed to represent the Kharijite sect of Islam.

The Bahranian flag bears close resemblances to the flag of Qatar.

Official Name: Kingdom of Bahrain
Proportion: 3:5
Adopted on: February 14, 2002
Location: Middle East on the western shores of the Persian Gulf
Capital City: Manama
Major Cities: Al Muharraq, Riffa, Hamad Town, Al-Malikiyah
Area: 290 square miles
Population: 1,234,571
Language: Arabic
Currency: Bahraini dinar (BHD)
National Anthem: Bahrainona

National symbol(s): a red field surmounted by a white serrated band with five white points

National colors: red, white

National anthem:
name: "Bahrainona" (Our Bahrain)
lyrics/music: unknown

Facts about Bahrain flag

CountryBahrain
Designed byNA
Adopted14. February 2002
Revision1820, 1932, 1972, 2002
Design and ColorsA white band on the left, separated from a red area on the right by five triangles that serve as a serrated line
Size Ratio3:5


Last Updated On : August 24th, 2017




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