Flag of Bahrain (GIF)

The flag of Bahrain (Arabic: علم البحرين) features a simple yet deeply symbolic design, with a white band on the left separated from the red area on the right by five white triangles forming a serrated line. The white color represents the peaceful and open nature of the country. The five white triangles signify the five pillars of Islam, which are central tenets of the faith. Also denoting the five daily prayers. The red color represents Bahrain's historical struggles, the valor of its people, and the Kharijite sect of Islam, which has historical significance in Bahrain. This flag is a powerful symbol of Bahrain's history, culture, and commitment to Islam, with a design that conveys both national pride and religious devotion.

Adopted:February 14, 2002
Flag image:Animated GIF (25 frames looped)
Flag emoji code:🇧🇭

The coat of arms in the form of a shield covered by the Bahrain flag carries the same symbolism as the flag, and its surroundings are decorated with various motifs (gules and silver lambrequins) in red and white. These intricate details contribute to the overall design, which reinforces the cultural and historical significance of Bahrain, making it a distinctive emblem that reflects the country's values and heritage.

The Bahrain flag is waving on a flagpole rising from the globe.
Bahrain, officially the Kingdom of Bahrain, is an Arab constitutional monarchy in the Persian Gulf in Asia and an island country. Its capital is Manama, and its population is about 1.748 million (2021). According to its maritime borders, it borders with Iran, Qatar, and Saudi Arabia.

The waving flag of Bahrain with its coat of arms (unofficial)
Capital and largest city:Manama
Other major cities:Riffa,
Official language:Arabic
Region:Western Asia
Ethnic groups:50.7% Arab,
45.5% Asian,
1% European,
1.2% Others
Nationality name:Bahraini
Area:778.3 km²
(300.5 sq mi)
Population:1.748 million (2021)
Country codes:BH, BHR (ISO 3166)
Internet Top-Level Domain:.bh
Calling code:+973

Keywords: Flag and coat of arms of Bahrain (Arabic: علم وشعار البحرين), GIF

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_of_Bahrain
  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coat_of_arms_of_Bahrain

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