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South African Symbols

  • Animal: African Elephant, Springbok
  • Bird: Blue Crane
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of South Africa

  • Coat of Arms: The South African coat of arms contains elephant tusks encircling ears of wheat and a golden shield depicting Khoisan rock art.

    A secretary bird rises above, symbolizing rebirth of the spirit.
  • Flag of South Africa
  • Flower: King protea
  • Motto: "Unity in Diversity"
  • Tree: Real yellowwood

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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.