Lion of Judah
The Lion of Judah is the symbol of the Jewish tribe of Judah. According to the Torah, the tribe consists of the descendants of Judah, the fourth son of Jacob. The association between Judah and the lio...
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Regions of Denmark
The Regions of Denmark were created as part of the 2007 Danish Municipal Reform. The five regions replace the former counties (amter). At the same time, the number of municipalities (kommuner) was cu...
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Geography of Denmark
Denmark is a Nordic country located in Northern Europe. It consists of the Jutland peninsula and several islands in the Baltic sea, referred to as the Danish Archipelago. Denmark is located southwest ...
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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...
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Leopard (heraldry)
The leopard in heraldry is traditionally depicted the same as a lion, but in a walking position with its head turned to full face, thus it is also known as a lion passant guardant in some texts, thoug...
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Snow Lion
The Snow Lion, sometimes also Snowlion, (Tibetan: གངས་སེང་གེ་, Wylie: gangs seng ge; Chinese: 瑞獅; pinyin: ruìshī) is a celestial animal of Tibet. It symbolizes fearlessness, unconditi...
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Veldenz lion
The Veldenz lion is a modified heraldic emblem. As a charge the heraldic lion in the coat of arms has a stationary appearance. The blazon is "argent lion rampant azure, tongue gules". As a representa...
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Golden Lion of the Republic of Macedonia
On the 5 December 2014 government of the Republic of Macedonia proposed a coat of arms which would replace the old national emblem. According to the president of the Macedonian Heraldry Society Jovan ...
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Flag of Denmark
The Flag of Denmark (Danish: Dannebrog [ˈdanəˌbʁoˀ]) is red with a white Scandinavian cross that extends to the edges of the flag; the vertical part of the cross is shifted to the hoist side. The ...
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The Lion and the Unicorn
The Lion and the Unicorn are symbols of the United Kingdom. They are, properly speaking, heraldic supporters appearing in the full Royal coat of arms of the United Kingdom. The lion stands for Engla...
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Queen's Beasts
The Queen's Beasts are ten heraldic statues depicting the genealogy of Queen Elizabeth II. They were commissioned by the British Ministry of Works from sculptor James Woodford (who was paid the sum o...
Dutch Republic Lion
The Dutch Republic Lion (also known as States Lion) was the badge of the Union of Utrecht, the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands and is a precursor of the current coat of arms of the Kingdom th...
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Outline of Denmark
The following outline is provided as an overview, and topical guide to Denmark.Denmark – country located in Scandinavia of Northern Europe. It is the southernmost of the Nordic countries. The m...
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Der er et yndigt land
Der er et yndigt land ([dæɐ̯ ˈæɐ̯ et ˈønd̥id̥ ˈlanˀ]), commonly translated into English as There is a lovely country, is one of the national anthems of Denmark.The lyrics were written in 1819 by Adam ...
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Leo Belgicus
Leo Belgicus, Latin for Belgic Lion, is both a heraldic device and was a popular design of map of the Low Countries (the current day Netherlands, Luxembourg and Belgium) drawn in the shape of a lion.<...
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Coat of arms of the Faroe Islands
The coat of arms of the Faroe Islands first appears in one of the medieval chairs in Kirkjubøur from around the 15th century. It depicts a ram (Faroese: Veðrur) on a shield. In blazon, Azure, a ra...
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Local government in Denmark
Denmark is divided into five regions, which contain 98 municipalities (Danish: kommuner, sing.: kommune). This was established per an administrative reform, effective Monday January 1, 2007 which ...
Sea-lion
In heraldry, the term sea-lion (sometimes called a morse) refers to a legendary creature that has the head and upper body of a lion, but with webbed forelimbs and a fish tail. These occur most frequen...
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Foreign relations of Denmark
The foreign policy of Denmark is based on its identity as a sovereign nation in Europe. As such its primary foreign policy focus is on its relations with other nations as a sovereign independent natio...
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Coat of arms of Denmark
The national coat of arms of Denmark (Danish: Danmarks rigsvåben) consists of three crowned blue lions accompanied by nine red hearts, all in a golden shield. The oldest known depiction of the ins...
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Flag of the Faroe Islands
The flag of the Faroe Islands is an offset cross, which represents Christianity; following, as with other Nordic flags, the tradition set by Dannebrog. The flag is called Merkið, which means "the bann...
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Lion and Sun
The Lion and Sun (Persian: شیر و خورشید‎, Šir o Xoršid) is one of the main emblems of Iran, and between 1846 and 1980 was an element in Iran's national flag. The motif, which illustrates ancient...
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Denmark
Denmark (/ˈdɛnmɑrk/; Danish: Danmark) is a country in Northern Europe. The southernmost of the Nordic countries, it is located southwest of Sweden and south ...
Courts of Denmark
The judicial court system of the Kingdom of Denmark is not a single body – Denmark has one system, Greenland another, and the Faroe Islands a third. However, decisions by the highest courts in Greenla...
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Government of Denmark
The politics of Denmark function within a framework of a parliamentary, representative democracy. The Kingdom of Denmark is a constitutional monarchy, in which the Monarch, currently Queen Margrethe I...
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Municipalities of Denmark
Denmark is divided into five regions, which contain 98 municipalities (Danish: kommuner, sing.: kommune). This was established per an administrative reform, effective Monday January 1, 2007 which ...
Lion (heraldry)
The lion is a common charge in heraldry. It traditionally symbolises bravery, valour, strength, and royalty, because historically it has been regarded as the king of beasts.
As many attitudes (po...
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Kong Christian stod ved højen mast
Kong Christian stod ved højen mast ([ɡ̊ʰʌŋ ˈɡ̊ʰʁεsdjan ˈstoːˀð ve ˈhʌjən masd]) ("King Christian stood by the lofty mast"), commonly shortened to Kong Christian, is the royal anthem of the Kingdom of ...
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Danish Crown Regalia
Danish Crown Regalia are the symbols of the Danish monarchy. They consist of three crowns, a sceptre (symbolising supreme authority), an orb (a globus cruciger, symbolising the earthly realm surmounte...
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