Flag of Senegal

Flag of Senegal
Facts, history and meaning about the flag of Senegal

Senegal is located in Africa.

The official ISO 3166 code for Senegal is:


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The flag's colors are classic Pan-African colors. Their own interpretation is that the green color represents the different religious groups in the country.

For Islam, green is a traditional color, for Christianity, the color stands for hope, and for the animists, it stands for fertility. The yellow color symbolizes wealth, and it represents the workers who harvest their fruits, and are a people who prioritize economy and progress. Red represents the color of blood and life.

The five-pointed star is a common symbol in Africa. It stands for the people who do not live by "rice and bread" alone. The flag was adopted on the 20th of August, 1960.

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