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Flag of Guyana
Guyana.svg
Adopted May 26, 1966 [1]
Designed by Whitney Smith [1]
Proportions 3:5 [1]

The flag of Guyana is green with numerous piles of (alternating inward) white, golden yellow, black, and red.

Symbolism[]

colour symbolism
green agriculture and forestry
white water
golden yellow wealth
black endurance
red zeal, independence

[2]

History[]

Before Guyana gained its independence from the United Kingdom, various versions of the Blue Ensign were used as the flag of British Guiana from 1875 to 1966. [3]

References[]

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