Flag of Mississippi
1200px-Flag of Mississippi ( New Magnolia Flag ).svg.png
Adopted January 11, 2021
Designed by Rocky Vaughan, Sue Anna Joe, Kara Giles, and Micah Watson
Proportions 5:8

The United States state of Mississippi's flag has a magnolia and the middle of the flag, with 4 unequal horizontal stripes

Symbolism[edit | edit source]

Red, white, and blue are the colors of the flag of the United States. The magnolia symbolizes Mississippi's nickname, the Magnolia State. The 20 stars represents the fact that Mississippi was the 20th state to enter the union. Gold's symbolism is unknown.

Previous design[edit | edit source]

The previous flag of Mississippi was a horizontal tricolor of red, white, and blue with the Confederacy battle flag on the top-left canton, representing the fact that Mississippi was a member of the Confederate States of America.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • On June 28, 2020, the Mississippi State Legislature passed a bill to replace the flag. The bill was signed by the Governor on June 30, 2020.

Nickname[edit | edit source]

  • The Magnolia
  • In God We Trust Flag

Used Flag[edit | edit source]

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