National Symbols of Armenia

Armenia is a country in Europe. It shares borders with the following countries: Georgia, Azerbaijan, Iran, Turkiye, . The capital of Armenia is Yerevan.

The official language is Armenian and the Armenian dram is the currency of the Armenia. The domain is .am and the country code is +374.

National day is celebrated on 28 May 1918. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Armenia is no exception.

In Armenia, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Armenian people. Cognac is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Armenia. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Hovhannes Tumanyan represent a national Armenian symbol.

The country was founded by King Argishti I. The current president of Armenia is Armen Sarkissian and Nikol Pashinyan is the Prime Minister.

In Armenia the power plugs and sockets are of type C, F. The standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 50 Hz.

The Armenian national anthem was written by Mikael Nalbandian and composed by Barsegh Kanachyan.

Country information

Official name(s) The Republic of Armenia
Alternative name(s) Republic of Armenia (official, English)
Regional location Southwestern Asia, between Turkey (to the west) and Azerbaijan
Country name etymology "Land of the Armenioi"
Climate Highland continental, hot summers, cold winters
Terrain Armenian Highland with mountains; little forest land; fast flowing rivers; good soil in Aras River valley
Population 2,963,243
National Day 28 May 1918
Language(s) Armenian
Religion Christianity
Country code +374
Literacy rate 99.7%
Currency Armenian dram
Capital city Yerevan
ISO ARM
Domain(TLD) .am
Ethnicity Armenians, Yazidis & Russians
Head of government Prime Minister
Nationality Armenian
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 29,743 km2 (11,484 sq mi)
Timezone UTC+4 (AMT)
Average elevation 1,792 m (5,879 ft)
Coastline 0 Km (landlocked)
Mains electricity 230 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Armenia

Flag map of Armenia

Motto of Armenia

Մեկ Ազգ, Մեկ Մշակույթ Mek Azg, Mek Mshakouyt - "One Nation, One Culture"

National animal of Armenia

The National animal of Armenia is Golden eagle

National Animal of Armenia - Golden eagle

National flower of Armenia

The National flower of Armenia is Marshmallow plant. Botanical name is Althaea officinalis.

National flower of Armenia - Marshmallow plant

National bird of Armenia

The National bird of Armenia is Eagle

National bird of Armenia - Eagle

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Neighbouring countries of Armenia

Armenian Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

Not everything round is an apple.

The guest is the ass of the inn-keeper.

If you speak too much, you will learn too little.

Thunder clouds do not always give rain.

He who begs is shameless, but still more shameless is he who lends not to him.

The friend who helps me and the enemy who does me no harm, make a pair of earrings.

Advice is a free gift that can become expensive for the one who gets it.

One wit is good; two wits are better.

Ashamed of what she sees in the daytime the sun sets with a blush.

The wound of a dagger heals, but that of the tongue, never.

The red cow won’t change his hide.

On a rainy day many offer to water the chickens.

Far from the eye, far from the heart.

All riches come from the earth.

The woman who loves her husband corrects his faults; the man that loves his wife exaggerates them.

The end of strife is repentance.

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