Flag of Malaysia (GIF)

The flag of Malaysia (Malay: Bendera Malaysia), known as the "Jalur Gemilang" or "Stripes of Glory," consists of 14 alternative red and white lines along its right edge and a blue canton carrying the crescent and the 14-pointed Federal Star. The red and white stripes represent equality between the members of the federation, and the star represents the union between them. The crescent represents Islam, the country's state religion. The blue color symbolizes the unity of the Malaysian people. And the yellow color of the star and the crescent is also the royal color of the Malay rulers. The flag's design and symbolism reflect the nation's commitment to unity, multiculturalism, and its identity as a predominantly Muslim country with a rich tapestry of cultures and traditions.

Adopted:May 26, 1950 (original),
September 16, 1963 (current version)
Designed by:Mohamed Hamzah
Flag image:Animated GIF (25 frames looped)
Flag emoji code:🇲🇾

The coat of arms of Malaysia, known as the "Jata Negara," is a sophisticated and meaningful emblem. The shield in its coat of arms has colors and symbols representing the states united under the federation of Malaysia. Two tigers, a symbol of strength and bravery, support the shield on either side, and they are depicted in a rampant posture. The coat of arms reflects Malaysia's diversity, unity, and its rich historical and cultural heritage, emphasizing the importance of strength through unity among the country's various regions and ethnic groups.

The Malaysia flag is waving on a flagpole rising from the globe.
Malaysia is a country located in Southeast Asia. Its capital is Kuala Lumpur (official, legislative, and royal), and its population is about 32.78 million (2021). According to its land and sea borders, it borders with Brunei, China, Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, and Taiwan.

The waving flag of Malaysia with its coat of arms (unofficial)
Capitals:Kuala Lumpur,
Other major cities:Seberang Perai,
Subang Jaya,
George Town
Official language:Malaysian
Region:South-eastern Asia
Ethnic groups:68.8% Bumiputera,
23.2% Chinese,
7.0% Indian,
1.0% Others
Religions:61.3% Islam (official),
19.8% Buddhism,
9.2% Christianity,
6.3% Hinduism,
1.3% Chinese folk religion,
2.1% Unknown
Nationality name:Malaysian
Area:330,803 km²
(127,724 sq mi)
Population:32.78 million (2021)
Country codes:MY, MYS (ISO 3166)
Internet Top-Level Domain:.my
Calling code:+60

Keywords: Flag and coat of arms of Malaysia - Stripes of Glory (Malay: Bendera dan lambang Malaysia - Jalur Gemilang - Jata Malaysia), GIF

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_of_Malaysia
  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coat_of_arms_of_Malaysia

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