Which country has a non square flag?

Which country has a non square flag?

national flag of Nepal
The national flag of Nepal is the world’s only national flag that is non-quadrilateral in shape. The flag is a simplified combination of two single pennons, the vexillological word for a pennant.

Do any countries have square flags?

Switzerland and the Vatican City are the only two countries with square flags.

Is the Swiss flag square?

Throughout its history, the Swiss flag has always had one feature that distinguishes it from all other national flags: it is square not rectangular. The Vatican is the only other sovereign state to have a square flag. The shade of red corresponds to Pantone 485C, and is a mixture of magenta and yellow.

What country is the most square?

Russia is the largest country by far, with a total area of about 17 million square kilometers….The 30 largest countries in the world by total area (in square kilometers)

Characteristic Area in square kilometers
Russia 17,098,242
Canada 9,984,670
USA 9,833,517

Why are Swiss flags Square?

For the Olympic Games, for example, Switzerland uses a rectangular flag. This is because of an International Olympic Committee ruling that all national flags must have the same dimensions. The Swiss civil ensign is also rectangular when flown by Switzerland’s sea-going merchant ships and maritime yachts.

What is the rarest flag?

Nepal Flag The flag of Nepal is the only national flag in the world that is not rectangular. The flag is a simplified combination of two single pennants. Its crimson red is the colour of the rhododendron, the country’s national flower. Red is also the sign of victory in war.

What is the coolest flag in the world?

10 coolest flags around the world

  • #1 Nepal. Image: Wikipedia.
  • #2 Antwerp. Image: crwflags.com.
  • #3 Bhutan. Image: Wikipedia.
  • #4 Sicily. Image: Wikipedia.
  • #5 Albania. Image: Wikipedia.
  • #6 Friesland. Image: fotw.info.
  • #7 Cyprus. Image: Wikipedia.
  • #8 Guam. Image: Wikipedia.

Which country’s flag is the most Colourful in the world?

The country with the most colourful flag in the world is Belize with 12 colours – many of which make up the coat of arms that provide this relatively young flag (1981) with it’s complexity.