Flag of Fiji

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The flag of Fiji was created in October 1970.The history of Fiij dates back to ancient times.There are many theories of how the Fijian race came into existence.Around 1500 BCFiji was settled by melaneasion sea farers.According to native oral legends Fijians were also descendants of a nomadic tribe from TANZANIA

Fiji
Flag of Fiji.svg
UseNational flag
Proportion1:2
Adopted10 October 1970
DesignA Light Blue Ensign with the Fijian shield-of-arms taken from the National Coat of Arms centred on the outer half of the flag.
Designed byTessa Mackenzie[1][2]
Flag of Fiji (1924–1970).svg
Variant flag of Fiji
Usehistorical
Proportion1:2
Adopted1924
DesignA Blue Ensign with the National Coat of Arms centred on the outer half of the flag.
Flag of Fiji (1908–1924).svg
Variant flag of Fiji
Usehistorical
Proportion1:2
Adopted1908
DesignA Blue Ensign with the white badge centred on the outer half of the flag bearing the National Coat of Arms.
Flag of Fiji (1883–1908).svg
Variant flag of Fiji
Usehistorical
Proportion1:2
Adopted1883
DesignA Blue Ensign with a white disc centred on the outer half of the flag featuring a crown surmounted by a crowned lion with the word "FIJI" beneath it.
Flag of Fiji (1877–1883).svg
Variant flag of Fiji
Usehistorical
Proportion1:2
Adopted1877
DesignA Blue Ensign with a white disc centred on the outer half of the flag containing a badge of foliage and crossed war-clubs with a superimposed shield bearing a mermaid looking at herself in a hand mirror.
Flag of the Kingdom of Fiji (1871-1874).svg
Variant flag of Fiji
UseHistorical
Proportion2:3
Adopted1871
DesignA vertical bicolour of light blue and white with the white dove holding an olive branch on the red shield surmounted by the crown.


AppearanceEdit

It has a light Blue Ensign with the coat of arms centered on the outer half of the light blue field.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Vuki, Losalini (2018-10-10). "Tessa the woman that designed Fiji's flag". Fiji Times. Archived from the original on 2018-10-10. Retrieved 2019-01-01. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. Moceituba, Atasa (2015-02-05). "Designer relives Fiji flag competition". Fiji Times. Retrieved 2019-01-01. Check |archiveurl= value (help)CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)