National symbols
A national symbol is a symbol of any entity considering itself and manifesting itself to the world as a national community: sovereign states but also nations and countries in a state of colonial or ot...
15 Pictures of Traditional Dress Around the World
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Flags of Every Country
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National costume
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Lists of national symbols
These are themes of lists of national symbols.
National anthems
Instrumental performance of the Russian national anthem at the 2010 Moscow Victory Day Parade in Moscow's Red Square, resplendent with a 21 gun saluteA national anthem (also national hymn, national...
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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 colours as their official "national colours" while others have de fac...
National costume
A folk costume (also regional costume, national costume, or traditional garment) expresses an identity through costume, which is usually associated with a geographic area or a period of time in histor...
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National emblem
A national emblem is an official emblem or seal reserved for use by a nation state as a symbol of that nation. Many nations have a seal or emblem in addition to a national flag and a national coat of ...
National flag
A national flag is a flag that symbolises a country. The flag is flown by the government, but usually can also be flown by citizens of the country.Both public and private buildings such as schools and...
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List of national mottos
This page lists state and national mottos for the world's nations. The mottos for some states lacking general international recognition, extinct states, non sovereign nations and territories are list...
List of national mottos - Wikipedia
National personification
A national personification is an anthropomorphism of a nation or its people; it can appear in both editorial cartoons and propaganda.Some early personifications in the Western world tended to be natio...
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Sulu (skirt)
A sulu is a type of skirt traditionally worn by men and women in Fiji. It is regarded as Fiji's national dress.It consists of a rectangle of cloth of varying length, between below-knee and ankle-lengt...
Sulu (skirt) - Wikipedia
Balgha
Balgha (بلغه) - also spelled balga, belgha, or belga - are heelless slippers made from leather. They are part of traditional dress in the Maghreb.Balgha are worn by men and women of all social classes...
Balgha - Wikipedia
Dashiki
The dashiki is a colorful men's garment widely worn in West Africa that covers the top half of the body. It has formal and informal versions and varies from simple draped clothing to fully tailored su...
Dashiki - Wikipedia
Djellaba
Djellaba /dʒɨˈlɑːbə/ (Arabic: (جلابة)) (also djellabah, galabiya, jellāb(a)) is a Berber traditional long, loose-fitting unisex outer robe with full sleeves worn in the Maghreb region of North Africa ...
Djellaba - Wikipedia
Head tie
A head tie is a common women's cloth head scarf in many parts of Southern and Western Africa.In South Africa and Namibia, the Afrikaans word 'doek' (meaning "cloth") is used for the traditional head c...
Head tie - Wikipedia
Jellabiya
The jellabiya (Arabic: جلابية‎ / ALA-LC: jilabīyah or gal(l)abeyya [ɡæ.lɐ.ˈbej.jɐ, ɡæl.lɐ-]; "jellabiyad" in Somalia; "jelebeeya" in Ethiopia; "jehllubeeya" in Eritrea) is a traditional Egyp...
Jellabiya - Wikipedia
Kente cloth
Kente cloth, known as nwentom in Akan, is a type of silk and cotton fabric made of interwoven cloth strips and is native to the Akan ethnic group of South Ghana.Kente cloth has its origin with the Ash...
Kente cloth - Wikipedia
Tú alfagra land mítt
Tú alfagra land mítt ("Thou fairest land of mine"), officially entitled Mítt alfagra land, is the national anthem of the Faroe Islands. The anthem's lyrics, composed in 1906, are by Símun av Skarði (1...
Tú alfagra land mítt - Wikipedia
Kupiah
A kupiah is a cap that originates from Aceh, Indonesia. There are two types of kupiahs, the kupiah meukeutob and kupiah riman. Kupiahs are worn by Acehnese men as an everyday wear or specifically in c...
Kupiah - Wikipedia
Kufi
A kufi or kufi cap is a brimless, short, and rounded cap worn by men in many populations in North Africa, East Africa, Western Africa and Asia. It is also worn by men throughout the African diaspora.<...
Kufi - Wikipedia
Tagelmust
A tagelmust (also known as cheich or cheche) is an indigo dyed cotton garment with the appearance of both a veil and a turban. The cloth may exceed ten meters in length. It is worn mostly by Tuareg me...
Tagelmust - Wikipedia
Wrapper (clothing)
The wrapper, lappa, or pagne is a colorful women's garment widely worn in West Africa. It has formal and informal versions and varies from simple draped clothing to fully tailored ensembles. The form...
Wrapper (clothing) - Wikipedia