Flag of the Bahamas
Adopted July 10, 1973 [1]
Designed by Hervis Bain [1]
Proportions 1:2 [1]

The flag of the Bahamas is an equal horizontal tricolour of turquoise, yellow, and turquoise, with a black pile.


Turquoise represents the Caribbean Sea. Yellow represents the Bahamas' tropical climate. Black's symbolism is unknown.

Pledge of Allegiance[]

I pledge allegiance to the flag and to the Commonwealth of the Bahamas for which it stands, one people untied in love and service.



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