Flag of Namibia (GIF)

The flag of Namibia is designed with profound symbolism and represents the nation's aspirations and natural wealth. Divided into two triangles by a white-edged red stripe, the flag's red color represents the bloodshed during the country's struggle for independence, emphasizing the valor and determination of the Namibian people in their quest for freedom, while the white signifies peace and unity. The lower green triangle embodies the country's lush vegetation and agricultural resources, as well as its progress and hope for growth. The upper blue triangle represents the vast sky and the Atlantic Ocean, highlighting the significance of water resources and rain to the nation. The golden-yellow sun with twelve rays symbolizes life and energy, reflecting the country's optimism and the brightness of its future. Through its colors and elements, the flag of Namibia encapsulates the essence of its people, natural beauty, and the hope for a flourishing and united future.

Adopted:March 21, 1990
Designed by:Theo Jankowski,
Don Stevenson,
Ortrud Clay
Flag image:Animated GIF (25 frames looped)
Flag emoji code:🇳🇦

The coat of arms of Namibia features a dynamic and symbolic design that embodies the nation's strengths and aspirations. At the crest, a fish eagle represents the country's abundant water resources and visionary outlook, while the diamonds on a traditional head-ring atop the shield symbolize the nation's thriving economy. The shield, adorned with the national flag, is flanked by Oryx antelopes, renowned for their courage and pride, reflecting Namibia's resilience and noble spirit. Under the shield, the Welwitschia mirabilis plant, firmly rooted in desert sands, serves as a powerful emblem of the country's perseverance and unwavering determination. Together, these elements on the coat of arms of Namibia encapsulate the nation's rich natural resources, resilient spirit, and commitment to progress and prosperity.

The Namibia flag is waving on a flagpole rising from the globe.
Namibia, officially the Republic of Namibia, is a country located in southern Africa. Its capital is Windhoek, and its population is about 2.587 million (2021). According to its land borders, it borders with Angola, Botswana, South Africa, and Zambia.

The waving flag of Namibia with its coat of arms (unofficial)
Capital and largest city:Windhoek
Other major cities:Rundu,
Walvis Bay
Official language:English
Region:Southern Africa
Ethnic groups:49.5% Ovambo,
9.2% Kavango,
8% Coloured,
7% Herero,
7% Damara,
7% Whites,
12.3% Others
Religions:80% Christian,
15% Traditional Beliefs,
5% Other Beliefs
Nationality name:Namibian
Area:825,615 km²
(318,772 sq mi)
Population:2.587 million (2021)
Country codes:NA, NAM (ISO 3166)
Internet Top-Level Domain:.na
Calling code:+264

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