The flag of the Republic of South Africa (RSA) was adopted on 27 April...
The fifty stars on the flag of the United States represent the 50 states...
The flag of Germany is a tricolour consisting of three equal horizontal...
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland uses as its...
The flag of the Netherlands is a horizontal tricolour of red, white, and...
The flag of Australia is a defaced Blue Ensign: a blue field with the...
It was only after the first post-Union Afrikaner government took office...
The origin of the current flag of Spain is the naval ensign of 1783,...
The flag of Italy (bandiera d'Italia, often referred to in Italian as il...
The flag of Switzerland consists of a red flag with a white cross (a...
The national flag of Antigua and Barbuda was adopted on February 27, 1967, and was designed by a nationally acclaimed artist and sculptor, Sir Reginald Samuel. The rising sun symbolises the dawning of a new era.
The flag of Australia is a defaced Blue Ensign: a blue field with the Union Flag in the canton (upper hoist quarter), and a large white seven-pointed star known as the Commonwealth Star in the lower hoist quarter.
The national flag of Bangladesh (Bengali: বাংলাদেশের জাতীয় পতাকা, Bānlādēśēra jātīẏa patākā) was adopted officially on 17 January 1972.
The national flag of Barbados was officially adopted on 30 November 1966, the island's first Independence Day.
The flag of Belize is a continued version of the earlier flag of British Honduras (the name of Belize during the British colonial period).
The national flag of Botswana was adopted on September 30, 1966.
The national flag of Brunei was adopted in 1959 when the country was a British protectorate, and was retained when the country gained full independence on 1 January 1984 as Brunei Darussalam (State of Brunei, Abode of Peace).
The national flag of Cameroon was adopted in its present form on 20 May 1975 after Cameroon became a unitary state. It is a vertical tricolor of green, red and yellow, defaced with a five-pointed star in its center.
The national flag of Canada, also known as the Maple Leaf, and l'Unifolié (French for "the one-leafed"), is a red flag with a white square in its centre, featuring a stylized 11-pointed red maple leaf.
The flag of the Commonwealth of Nations is the official flag used by and representing the Commonwealth of Nations.
The flag of Cyprus (Greek: Σημαία της Κύπρου simea tis Kipru, Turkish: Kıbrıs Cumhuriyeti bayrağı) came into use on August 16, 1960.
The flag of Dominica was adopted on November 3, 1978, with some small changes having been made in 1981, 1988, and 1990.
The current flag of Fiji was adopted on 10 October 1970. The state arms have been slightly modified but the flag has remained the same as during the colonial period.
The national flag of The Gambia, designed by Pa Louis Thomasi, consists of a horizontal tricolour of red, blue and green.
The flag of Ghana was designed by Mrs. Theodosia Okoh to replace the flag of the United Kingdom upon attainment of independence in 1957.
The national flag of Grenada was adopted upon independence from the United Kingdom, 7 February 1974.
The flag of Guyana, known as The Golden Arrowhead, has been the national flag of Guyana since May 1966 when the country became independent from the United Kingdom.
The National flag of India is a horizontal rectangular tricolour of deep saffron, white and India green; with the Ashok Chakra, a 24-spoke wheel, in navy blue at its centre.
The flag of Jamaica was adopted on August 6, 1962, which was the original Jamaican Independence Day, the country having gained independence from the British-protected Federation of the West Indies.
The flag of Kenya (Swahili: Bendera ya Kenya) was officially adopted on December 12, 1963.
The flag of Kiribati: is an armorial banner, a flag having a design corresponding exactly to that of the shield in the coat of arms.
The current national flag of Lesotho, adopted on October 4, 2006, features a horizontal blue, white, and green tricolour with a black mokorotlo (a Basotho hat) in the center.
The current flag of Malawi was adopted on 29 July 2010, after the Democratic Progressive Party-led government had proposed a new Malawi flag.
The flag of Malaysia, also known as the Jalur Gemilang (Malay for "Stripes of Glory"), comprises a field of 14 alternating red and white stripes along the fly and a blue canton bearing a crescent and a 14-point star known as the Bintang Persekutuan (Federal Star).
The flag of the Republic of Maldives is red with a large green rectangle in the center bearing a vertical white crescent; the closed side of the crescent is on the hoist side of the flag. It was adopted on July 25, 1965.
The Flag of Malta (Maltese: Bandiera ta' Malta) is a basic bi-colour, with white in the hoist and red in the fly: colours from the blazon of the arms of Malta. Tradition states that the colours of the flag were given to Malta by Count Roger of Sicily, in 1091.
The national flag of Mauritius, also known as the Four Stripes and Les Quatre Bandes (French for "the four stripes"), was adopted upon independence, March 12, 1968.
The flag of Mozambique was adopted on 1 May 1983.
The flag of Namibia was adopted on March 21, 1990 upon independence from South Africa.
Following the indepencence of Nauru, the flag of Nauru was raised for the first time.