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Lithunian Symbols

  • Bird: White Stork
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of Lithuania

  • Coat of Arms: The Lithuanian coat of arms is one of the oldest in Europe, and is composed of a red shield containing an armored knight on horseback. The emblem of the knight (also known as Vytis) was passed down from generations during the 14th century, and is symbolic of a god of war and thunder.
  • Flag of Lithuania
  • Gemstone: Amber
  • Motto: "Tautos jega vienybeje" "The strength of the nation lies in unity"
  • Plant: Rue
  • Sport: Basketball (unofficial)

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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.