National Symbols of Comoros

Comoros is a country in Africa. It shares borders with the following countries: Mozambique, Madagascar, Seychelles, . The capital of Comoros is Moroni.

The official language is Comorian and the Comorian franc is the currency of the Comoros. The domain is .km and the country code is +269.

National day is celebrated on 6 Jul 1975. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Comoros is no exception.

In Comoros, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Comoran people. No official National drink is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Comoros. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Not Declared represent a national Comoran symbol.

The country was founded by Ahmed Abdallah Sambi. The current president of Comoros is Azali Assoumani.

In Comoros the power plugs and sockets are of type C, E. The standard voltage is 220 V and the frequency is 50 Hz.

The Comoran national anthem was written by Said Hachim Sidi Abderemane and composed by Said Hachim Sidi Abderemane and Kamildine Abdallah.

Country information

Official name(s) The Union of the Comoros
Alternative name(s) Union of the Comoros (official, English)
Regional location Southern Africa, group of islands at the northern mouth of the Mozambique Channel, about two-thirds of the way between northern Madagascar and northern Mozambique
Country name etymology "Islands of the Moon" from the Arabic Jazā'ir al-Qamar.
Climate Tropical marine; rainy season (November to May)
Terrain Volcanic islands, interiors vary from steep mountains to low hills
Population 869,601
National Day 6 Jul 1975
Language(s) Comorian
Religion Islam
Country code +269
Literacy rate 49.2%
Currency Comorian franc
Capital city Moroni
ISO COM
Domain(TLD) .km
Ethnicity Afro-Arab, Malagasy
Head of government President
Nationality Comoran
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 1,861 km2 (719 sq mi)
Timezone UTC+3 (EAT)
Average elevation 1,180 m (3,872 ft)
Coastline 340 Km
Mains electricity 220 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Comoros

Flag map of Comoros

Motto of Comoros

Unité, Solidarité, Développement - "Unity, Solidarity, Development"

National animal of Comoros

The National animal of Comoros is Mongoose Lemur

National Animal of Comoros - Mongoose Lemur

National flower of Comoros

The National flower of Comoros is Ylang ylang. Botanical name is Cananga Odorata.

National flower of Comoros - Ylang ylang

National bird of Comoros

The National bird of Comoros is Comoros blue pigeon

National bird of Comoros - Comoros blue pigeon

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Comoran Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

You can win a woman with lies but you cannot feed her with lies.

If you live in the river you should make friends with the crocodile.

A beggar won’t mind being insulted; a beggar who cannot take insults will go hungry.

A chicken with beautiful plumage does not sit in a corner.

A fool and water will go the way they are diverted.

A nose alone does not lead.

A slippery person is not a king.

A thread follows the path of the needle.

A whistle will not call back a dog that has escaped from the leash.

Where there are riches, thieves abound; if the riches are large, the thieves are as big.

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