- Bird: Mute Swan
- Coat of Arms:
- Coat of Arms: The National Coat of Arms features three crowned lions facing left, surrounded by nine red hearts, all placed atop a golden shield. The crown on the shield is the crown of King Christian V.
The current version was adopted in 1819 during the reign of King Frederick VI.
- Flag of Denmark
- Flower: Red Clover
- Motto: "Guds hjaelp, Folkets kaerlighed, Danmarks styrke." "God's Help, the People's Love, Denmark's Strength."
- National Anthem "Der er et yndigt land" (I know a lovely land), melody by Hans Ernst Kroyer, and lyrics by Adam Oehlenschlager.
In addition, "Kong Kristian" (King Christian stood by tow'ring mast) is also a national anthem, but it is considered the anthem of the Danish royal family. Dating to the early 1800's, it features lyrics by Johannes Ewald, and melody by D.F.R. Kulau.
- Tree: Beech
|Land Area||42,434 km2|
|Water Area||660 km2|
|Total Area||43,094km2 (#130)|
|Government Type||Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy|
|GDP (PPP)||$265.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$46,600|
Countries of Europe
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.