distinctive image used as a symbol, traditionally embodied as a piece of fabric

A flag is a piece of coloured cloth with a special design that is put on a pole as a symbol.

United Nations members' national flags
Setting up a flag could also possess the meaning of conquering something. Jaan Künnap with the flag of Estonia at the top of Lenin Peak

Flags first appeared more than 2000 years ago in China, and in Europe under the Roman Empire. Flags also have meanings, the colors and the shapes they use. For example, the Japan flag has a white backgroud and a red circle in the middle. The red cirle is the red sun and the white background means honesty and purity. [1]

There are many types of flags: State



  1. "Japan aesthetic- - The meaning of Japanese flag | Facebook". www.facebook.com. Retrieved 2023-08-28.