Flag of Lithuania (GIF)

The flag of Lithuania (Lithuanian: Lietuvos vėliava) is a simple yet meaningful design consisting of three horizontal stripes of equal width—yellow (top), green (middle), and red (bottom). The colors hold deep historical and symbolic significance. The yellow represents the country's bright future, hope, and prosperity. The color green symbolizes freedom, hope, Lithuania's lush landscapes and forests, and the nation's dedication to its natural environment. The red, situated at the bottom, stands for the valor and sacrifices of the Lithuanian people throughout their history. Together, these colors embody Lithuania's national identity, its connection to nature, and its unwavering spirit, making the flag a powerful emblem of the country's heritage and aspirations.

Adopted:April 25, 1918
Designed by:Jonas Basanavičius,
Tadas Daugirdas,
Antanas Žmuidzinavičius
Flag image:Animated GIF (25 frames looped)
Flag emoji code:🇱🇹

The coat of arms of Lithuania is one of the oldest European coats of arms and has a succinct yet symbolically rich design. It features a red shield with a central depiction of a mounted armored knight in armor, holding a sword in one hand and a shield with a double cross in the other. This knight represents the historical legacy of chivalry and valor in Lithuania, emphasizing the nation's commitment to honor and defense of its homeland. The double cross on the shield is a traditional Christian symbol, signifying Lithuania's historical and enduring ties to Christianity and its cultural and religious heritage. This emblem encapsulates the core values and historical significance of Lithuania, making it a powerful and evocative symbol of the nation.

The Lithuania flag is waving on a flagpole rising from the globe.
Lithuania, officially the Republic of Lithuania, is a country in the Baltic region of northeastern Europe. Its capital is Vilnius, and its population is about 2.795 million (2021). According to its land and sea borders, it borders with Belarus, Latvia, Poland, Russia, and Sweden.

The waving flag of Lithuania with its coat of arms (unofficial)
Capital and largest city:Vilnius
Other major city:Kaunas
Official language:Lithuanian
Region:Northern Europe
Ethnic groups:84.2% Lithuanian,
6.6% Pole,
5.8% Russian,
1.2% Belarusian,
0.5% Ukrainian,
1.7% other
Religions:82.1% Christian,
1.70% other religions,
6.1% non-religious,
10.1% undeclared
Nationality name:Lithuanian
Area:65,300 km²
(25,200 sq mi)
Population:2.795 million (2021)
Country codes:LT, LTU (ISO 3166)
Internet Top-Level Domain:.lt
Calling code:+370

Keywords: Flag and coat of arms of Lithuania (Lithuanian: Lietuvos vėliava ir herbas; Russian: Флаг и герб Литвы), GIF (Russian: гиф)

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_of_Lithuania
  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coat_of_arms_of_Lithuania

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