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Tanzanian Symbols

  • Animal: Giraffe
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of Tanzania

  • Coat of Arms: Tanzania's coat of arms is composed of a man and woman supporting a warrior's shield divided into four sections.

    The first section depicts a burning torch (symbolizing enlightenment, knowledge and freedom), the second is the national flag, the third a crossed axe and hoe, and the fourth contains wavy bands of blue (representing the land and sea).
  • Flag of Tanzania
  • Motto: "Uhuru na Umoja" ("Freedom and Unity")
  • Tree: African Blackwood

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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.