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Central African Symbols

  • Animal: Elephant
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of Central African Republic

  • Coat of Arms: The Central African Republic coat of arms is composed of a shield supported by two flags. The elephant and baobab tree within the shield are symbolic of nature and represent the backbone of the country, the hand in the bottom right is a symbol of the MESAN party, the three diamonds in the bottom left are symbols of the mineral resources of the country, and the golden star centered, above a map of Africa represents the country's position on the continent.

    A golden sun rises above the shield, and a medal rests underneath.
  • Flag of Central African Republic
  • Motto: French: "Unite, Dignite, Travail" ("Unity, Dignity, Work")

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This page was last modified on April 7, 2017.