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Lithuania Flag

The flag of Lithuania was officially adopted on March 20, 1989. The Lithuanian flag was reprised after it regained independence from the Soviet Union.

Lithuania Flag

Flag of Lithuania

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Before the re-adoption of the flag of Lithuania it was originally in use till 1940, when it was annexed by the Soviet Union. The idea of the tricolor used in the flag of Lithuania stemmed from the flag of French Revolution.
The yellow color symbolizes the country's wheat fields, green symbolizes forests and red stands for the patriotic spirit. The colors together signify hope for the future, freedom from oppression and the undaunted courage of the Lithuanian people.

National symbol(s):mounted knight known as Vytis (the Chaser), white stork

National colors: yellow, green, red

National anthem:
name: "Tautiska giesme" (The National Song)
lyrics/music: Vincas KUDIRKA

Fact about Lithuania flag

Designed byNA
Adopted1918, modifications made in July 2004.
Design and ColorsA horizontal triband of yellow, green and red.
Size Ratio3:5

Last Updated On : August 28th, 2017

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