If you look at the coats of arms of different countries, you will notice that each of them is unique. At the same time, the color or image has its own special meaning. The symbolism of the coats of arms of different countries is studied by the science of heraldry. Coats of arms symbolically reflect particularly important moments in the history of the state. Understanding the significance of the coat of arms of their country brings up in its citizens a love for the Fatherland and responsibility to their ancestors and descendants for their actions.
The meaning of flowers on the arms
The color on the coat of arms is not an accidental whim of the artist. Each shade has its own meaning both individually and in combination with others. Modern heraldry allows the use of seven colors, which are usually divided into metals (gold and silver) and enamel.
- Gold is a symbol of wealth, and silver means purity.
- Red – a symbol of courage and bravery. It is the background color on the coat of arms of the Russian Federation, the people of which many times showed their heroism.
- Blue color – a symbol of loyalty, the color of the sky.
- Emerald – a symbol of freedom and hope.
- Purple – means piety and temperance.
- Black – a sign of sadness, caution.
Animals on the arms of the countries
The eagle symbolizes power. At the same time, a bird can be with one and two heads, have a crown, scepter and other signs of power. Another symbol of power on the arms is a lion. In addition, it means power and strength. The snake that bites itself by the tail, forming a circle is a symbol of eternity. Even on the arms depicted the bird Phoenix, dragon, unicorn.
Plants – symbols on the arms
Often found on the coat of arms images of plants that are somehow important for the state. A rose with red and white stamens is depicted on the coat of arms of the United Kingdom. The flower symoolizes the royal family, and the two colors of stamens are reminiscent of a historic event – the War of the Scarlet and White Roses. Lily – a symbol of maidenhead of their purity, adorns the coats of arms of France, Florence, Bosnia. The laurel, as a symbol of victory, is depicted on many coats of arms, including the coat of arms of the Russian Federation. Also, there are such plants as: lotus, cotton, wheat grass, spruce, acacia and others.
Emblems of some countries of the world
The coat of arms of Australia is a shield bordered by a silver border. It is supported on both sides by an emu and a kangaroo. The shield shows the signs of six states, and above it is a golden seven-pointed star. The background is occupied by an image of an acacia of golden color. The coat of arms of Belarus contains images of ears and flowers entwined with green and red ribbons. In the middle is the sun, from which the rays diverge, and on them is the outline of the country. The coat of arms is crowned with an image of a five-pointed red star.
The coat of arms of the Vatican looks unusual. It shows two keys crossed between each other – silver and gold. They symbolize the keys to the doors of heaven. The keys are connected by a triple crown, which means that the pope is a priest, a judge and a teacher. The coat of arms of Georgia is an image of a shield with the image of St. George. On both sides of the shield holds the lion.
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