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Costa Rican Symbols

  • Bird: Clay-colored Thrush
  • Coat of Arms:

    costa rica coat of arms

  • Coat of Arms: The Coat of Arms shows three volcanoes representing the country's three mountain ranges and a valley. These divide two oceans where ships are sailing, symbolizing the sea ports of the Pacific and the Caribbean Ocean. The seven stars stand for the seven provinces of Costa Rica, and the rising sun commemorates the birth of the new nation. At the top of the coat of arms there is an inscription saying: "Central America"!
  • Flag of Costa Rica
  • Flower: Guaria Morada
  • Motto: "Pura Vida" "Pure life"
  • Tree: Guanacaste

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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.