American! Like the name, flag and emblem of any country, it plays an important role in recognizing that country and shows the motives, ideals, how the political attitude of religion and philosophy of a nation and expresses the geographical conditions and fateful events in the history of a nation.
Each American country, with a combination of different colors, has created a special symbol for itself and its people, which is considered as the identity of that country. But there’s really a hidden concept behind the choice of colors, or the people of each country have randomly put them together. Let’s take a look at the flags of some countries in the American continent:
American continent includes 35 independent states. In addition, there are more than 20 colonial islands in Central America. The Guyana region of France is also a French colony in South America.
Independent countries include the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, Venezuela, Peru, Cuba, Chile, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Uruguay, Ecuador, Panama, Dominica, Jamaica, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Bolivia, Paraguay, Trinidad and Tobago, Haiti and…
Some non-independent countries (colonies) of the Americas: Guyana France – Puerto Rico (USA) – Antilles (Netherlands) – Guadeloupe (France) – Bermuda (UK) – Martinique (France) – Virginia (USA and England) – Montessori (UK) – Arba(Netherlands) and…
The flag of the United States
The United States flag is a flag with 50 white stars in a blue field and thirteen horizontal stripes.
This flag has three colors including blue, red, white. And the proportion of USA flag is 10:19
The current US flag has 50 stars, indicating 50 states. The current US flag has 13 lines, of which 7 are red and 6 are white. Red is a sign of stubbornness and courage, blue is a sign of vigilance, endurance, and justice, and white is a sign of purity and innocence.
Flag of Canada
The national flag of Canada (French: le drape au de Canada), also known as the maple leaf flag.
The Canadian flag is a bold red flag with a white square in the middle and a red maple leaf inside. And the ratio of the Canadian flag is 1:2:1
On February 15, 1965, Canada had a public ceremony in parliament hill. The Canadian gathered and discounting and lowered the Canadian red ensign and fly the new Canadian national flag.
The Canadian flag consists of a central single red maple leaf with 11 points with two red vertical stripes on right and left sides.
The red maple in the Canadian flag
Although maple leaf shows a cultural heritage of Canada. And it is in Canadian songs, books.
But also portray the hope, tranquility, peace, and neutrality dominant in the country.
The red color
The red color in the Canadian flag symbolized the hardiness, bravery, strength, and valor.
The white color in the Canadian flag symbolized honesty and peace.
Flag of Mexico
The flag of Mexico consists of three colors, in vertical shape. The colors of Mexico flag are:
green, white, and red with the national coat of arms located in the middle of white stripes.
The coat of arms shows a griping serpent in its beak and talons and a golden eagle perched on a prickly pear cactus.
The colors of the Mexican flag
The green stripe, symbolized, independence, and movement in the Mexican flag.
The red stripe symbolized the blood of national heroes in the flag.
The white stripe symbolized the purity of catholic faith in the flag
Flag of Panama
The flag of the Republic of Panama is separated into four quarters.
There are three colors in the flag of Panama that are red, white, and blue. There are one blue rectangle and two white rectangles, and one red rectangle, with a red and a blue star in the white quarters. The Panama flag’s height is two-thirds the length.
Flag of El Salvador
El Salvador is the most densely populated the smallest and in Central America.
The flag of El Salvador consists of three equal horizontal strips- the top and bottom strip blue; and the middle stripe is white. And the country’s coat of arms is In the middle of El Salvador’s flag
Flag of Bolivia
Among the all of countries Bolivia officially has two national flags.
Bolivia state flag
The flag consists of three horizontal lines and the same size of red at the top, yellow in the middle, and, green at the bottom and a coat of arms is in the middle of yellow stripes.
The proportion of this flag is 15:22. This Bolivian flag name tricolor flag and use in state and war.
Bolivia civil flag
The Bolivian civil flag is used in civic, public, and patriotic celebrations. This flag also consists of three horizontal lines and same size of red at the top, yellow in the middle, and green at the bottom and a coat of arms are in the middle of yellow stripes, but this Bolivian flag does not have any coat of arms in the middle of yellow stripes. And this flag has the same proportion which is 15:22
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