Information about the Moroccan Flag: Colors and Meaning of the Flag of Morocco
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:: Meaning of the Moroccan Flag ::
Morocco’s flag was adopted on November 17, 1915 and consists of a red overall background; in the center is a green, five-pointed star, he pentangle Seal of Solomon. The flag’s height is two-thirds of the width.
:: Meaning of the Moroccan Coat of Arms ::
The Moroccan coat of arms was introduced 14 August 1957 and was developed by the graphic artists Gauthier and Hainaut. It shows a green pentagram on a red background before the Atlas Mountains and a rising sun, symbol of the Divine. There is a royal crown on top. Two lions function as the holders of the shield. The ribbon underneath has an Arabic inscription: If you assist God, he will assist you (Quran, Verse 7, Sura 47)