National Symbols of Cura├žao

Cura├žao is a country in North America. It shares borders with the following countries: Aruba, Venezuela, . The capital of Cura├žao is Willemstad.

The official language is Papiamentu- Dutch- English and the Netherlands Antillean guilder is the currency of the Cura├žao. The domain is .cw and the country code is +5999.

National day is celebrated on 13 Aug 2022. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Cura├žao is no exception.

In Cura├žao, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Cura├žaoan people. Blue Cura├žao is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Cura├žao. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Frank Martinus Arion represent a national Cura├žaoan symbol.

and Gilmar Pisas is the Prime Minister.

In Cura├žao the power plugs and sockets are of type A. The standard voltage is 127 V and the frequency is 50 Hz.

The Cura├žaoan national anthem was written by Guillermo Rosario, Mae Henriquez, Enrique Muller, Betty Doran and composed by Frater Candidus Nowens, Errol ÔÇťEl ToroÔÇŁ Colina.

Country information

Official name(s) Cura├žao
Alternative name(s) K├▓rsou
Regional location Curacao is a group of islands of the Lesser Antilles in the southern Caribbean and is located about 65 km north of Venezuela
Country name etymology From Portuguese Cura├ž├úo, literally meaning ÔÇťcuringÔÇŁ but likely a Portuguese pronunciation of a native Arawak self-designation.
Climate Tropical savannah climate
Terrain Slightly hilly with varying heights
Population 155,014
Language(s) Papiamentu- Dutch- English
Religion Roman Catholicism, Pentecostal, Protestant
Country code +5999
Literacy rate 100%
Currency Netherlands Antillean guilder
Capital city Willemstad
Domain(TLD) .cw
Ethnicity Cura├žao, Dutch, Dominican, Colombian, Haitian, Surinamese, Venezuelan, & Aruban
Head of government Prime Minister
Nationality Cura├žaoan
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 444 km2 (171 sq mi)
Timezone UTC-4:00 (AST)
Average elevation 0 m (Lowest)
Coastline N/A
Mains electricity 127 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Cura├žao

Flag map of Cura├žao

Motto of Cura├žao

No official motto

National animal of Cura├žao

The National animal of Cura├žao is Flamingo

National Animal of Cura├žao - Flamingo

National flower of Cura├žao

The National flower of Cura├žao is The Kibrahacha Flower. Botanical name is Tabebuia Billbergi.

National flower of Cura├žao - The Kibrahacha Flower

National bird of Cura├žao

The National bird of Cura├žao is Troupial

National bird of Cura├žao - Troupial

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Neighbouring countries of Cura├žao

Cura├žaoan Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

Monkeys know which tree to climb.

Even a donkey is capable of deceiving us humans.

What can you expect from a pig but a grunt.

To buy a pig in a poke.

If a baby bird is too happy, her mother abandons her.

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Country location

Cura├žao is a territory of Netherlands

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