National Symbols of Belarus

Belarus is a country in Europe. It shares borders with the following countries: Lithuania, Latvia, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, . The capital of Belarus is Minsk.

The official language is Belarusian and the Belarusian ruble is the currency of the Belarus. The domain is .by and the country code is +375.

National day is celebrated on 3 Jul 1944. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Belarus is no exception.

In Belarus, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Belarusian people. Krambambulia is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Belarus. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Adam Mickiewicz represent a national Belarusian symbol.

The country was founded by Alexander Lukashenko. The current president of Belarus is Alexander Lukashenko and Roman Golovchenko is the Prime Minister.

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

The Belarusian national anthem was written by Michael Klimovich and composed by Nestar Sakalowski.

Country information

Official name(s) Republic of Belarus
Alternative name(s) Belorussia
Regional location Eastern Europe, east of Poland
Country name etymology "White Russia", a compound of the Belarusian bel- (бел-, "white") and Rus (Русь, Rus') adopted in 1991.
Climate Cold winters, cool and moist summers; transitional between continental and maritime
Terrain Generally flat and contains much marshland
Population 9,449,323
National Day 3 Jul 1944
Language(s) Belarusian
Religion Eastern Orthodoxy, Roman Catholicism, Greek Catholicism, Judaism, and Islam.
Country code +375
Literacy rate 99.6%
Currency Belarusian ruble
Capital city Minsk
Domain(TLD) .by
Ethnicity Belarusians, Russians, Poles & Ukrainians
Head of government Prime Minister
Nationality Belarusian
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 207,595 km2 (80,153 sq mi)
Timezone UTC+3 (MSK)
Average elevation 170 m (558 ft)
Coastline 0 Km (landlocked)
Mains electricity 230 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Belarus

Flag map of Belarus

Motto of Belarus

No official motto. Unofficial motto: "Long Live Belarus!"

National animal of Belarus

The National animal of Belarus is European Bison

National Animal of Belarus - European Bison

National flower of Belarus

The National flower of Belarus is Flax. Botanical name is Linum Usitatissimum.

National flower of Belarus - Flax

National bird of Belarus

The National bird of Belarus is White stork

National bird of Belarus - White stork

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Belarusian Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

Who drinks till bottom, lives without mind.

When you live next to the cemetery you cannot weep for everyone.

Fear the law not the judge.

There are only two types of Chinese those who give bribes and those who take them.

Who talks little hears better.

Devils live in beautiful mansions.

What makes you happy, makes you rich.

One who seeks no friends is his own enemy.

When a girl is born all four walls weep.

Everything tastes bitter to him with gall in his mouth.

What the heart doesn't see, the eye will not see either.

Not all who make love make marriages.

We do not care of what we have, but we cry when it is lost.

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