On the white portion of the Israel flag there is a blue Star of David,
between two horizontal blue stripes. The Star of David is composed of two crossing equal blue triangles. From the Biblical times the Star of David is a common symbol of the People of Israel.
The basic design of the Israel flag remembers the Tallit, which is the Jewish prayer shawl, in white with blue colored stripes.
|Official Name:||Medinat Israel|
|Location:||On the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea Israel has a border with Lebanon Syria Jordan and Egypt.|
|Area:||20, 770 Sq. km.|
|Official Language:||Hebrew Arabic|
|National Anthem:||Hatikva The Hope (1948)|
|National symbol(s):||Star of David (Magen David), menorah (seven-branched lampstand)|
|National colors:||blue, white|
|Name:||“Hatikvah” (The Hope)|
|Lyrics/Music:||Naftali Herz IMBER/traditional, arranged by Samuel COHEN|
Fact about Israel flag
|Adopted||28. October 1948|
|Design and Colors||A blue Star of David between two horizontal blue stripes on a white field.|