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National colours

“National colours” are frequently part of a country's set of national symbols.

Many states and nations have formally adopted a set of colour/colours as their official "national colours" while others have the facts national colours that have become well-known through popular use. National colours often appear on a variety of different media, from the nation's flag to the colours used in sports.


Country Flag Primary colours Secondary colours Further information
Argentina 23x15px Light blue and white[1]
Armenia 23x15px Apricot Red and Blue
Australia 23x15px Green and gold[2] Red, white and blue National colours of Australia
Bangladesh 23x15px Green and red Green and red National colours of Bangladesh
Belgium 23x15px Red Black and yellow
Brazil 23x15px Green and yellow Blue and white
Canada 23x15px Red and white[3] Black (Hockey only) National colours of Canada
Chile 23x15px Red, white, and blue
Czech Republic 23x15px White, red, and blue[4][5][6][7]
Finland 23x15px White and blue Purple and red
Germany 23x15px Black, red and gold Black and white National colours of Germany
Greece 23x15px Blue and white National colours of Greece
Haiti Template:Country data Haiti Red and blue[8]
Hungary 23x15px Red, white and green
Israel Template:Country data Israel Blue and white[9] National colours of Israel
Italy 23x15px Green, white and red[10] Azure National colours of Italy

Jamaica Green, gold and black

Malaysia 23x15px Gold and black Red, white, yellow and blue
Mexico 23x15px Green, white, and red
Netherlands 23x15px Orange
New Zealand 23x15px Black[11] White, silver, ochre red National colours of New Zealand
Pakistan 23x15px Green and White
Russia 23x15px White, blue and red National colours of Russia
Serbia 23x15px Red Blue and white[12][13][14] National colours of Serbia
Ukraine 23x15px Blue and yellow National colours of Ukraine
United Kingdom 23x15px Red, white and blue National colours of the United Kingdom
United States 23x15px Red, White, and Blue National colors of the United States
Uruguay 23x15px Blue and white Red. Light-blue is used in sports

See also


  1. ^ "Símbolos nacionales". Government of Argentina. Retrieved 2014-08-25. 
  2. ^ "Our national symbols". Government of Australia. 1 November 2012. Retrieved 2013-03-17. 
  3. ^ "National Colours - Red and White". Government of Canada. Retrieved 2013-10-26. 
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  5. ^ cs:Státní barvy České republiky
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  8. ^ CIA World Factbook: National Symbols
  9. ^ "Israel National Symbols: The Israeli Flag". Jewish Virtual Library. Retrieved 11 June 2014. 
  10. ^ Ferorelli, Nicola (1925). La vera origine del tricolore italiano. Rassegna storica del Risorgimento 12. 
  11. ^ "Design of The New Zealand Orders Insignia". The Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Government of New Zealand. Retrieved 2013-03-20. 
  12. ^ The Journal of the Orders & Medals Research Society of Great Britain. Orders and Medals Research Society. 1969. p. 207). 
  13. ^ Chronicles. Rockford Institute. 1994. p. 39. 
  14. ^ Nigel Thomas; Krunoslav Mikulan (2006). id=a7cOQ9Nch2AC&pg=PA58 The Yugoslav Wars (2): Bosnia, Kosovo and Macedonia 1992 - 2001. Osprey Publishing. p. 58. ISBN 978-1-84176-964-6.