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Flag of Turkey
Turkey.svg
Adopted June 1973 [1]
Designed by (unknown)
Proportions 2:3 [2]

The flag of Turkey is red with a white star-and-crescent facing towards the fly.

Symbolism[]

        The red represents the blood of Turkish martyrs, and the star and crescent represents a bloody war when the Ottoman Empire founded (The blood bleed at that war was plethoric) and when the moon and a star reflected over the blood that night Turks used that symbol as their flag. Also the crescent is related to Islam as well as each points of the star.

For more information about the flag Flag of Turkey Wikipedia

[3] The flag is very similar to that of its past name (Ottoman Empire).

Nickname[]

  • Star and Moon
    • Yıldız ve Ay

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