National Symbols of Czech Republic

Czech Republic is a country in Europe. It shares borders with the following countries: Poland, Slovakia, Austria, Germany, . The capital of Czech Republic is Prague.

The official language is Czech and the Czech koruna is the currency of the Czech Republic. The domain is .cz and the country code is +420.

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

In Czech Republic, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Czech people. Becherovka is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Czech Republic. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Karel Hynek Mácha, Božena Němcová, Jan Neruda represent a national Czech symbol.

The country was founded by František Palacký. The current president of Czech Republic is Miloš Zeman and Andrej Babiš is the Prime Minister.

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

The Czech national anthem was written by Josef Kajetán Tyl and composed by František Škroup.

Country information

Former name(s) Czechoslovakia
Official name(s) Czech Republic
Alternative name(s) Czechia (official shortform name, English)
Regional location Central Europe, between Germany, Poland, Slovakia, and Austria
Country name etymology "Land of the Czechs and Slovaks"
Climate Temperate; cool summers; cold, cloudy, humid winters
Terrain Bohemia in the west consists of rolling plains, hills, and plateaus surrounded by low mountains; Moravia in the east consists of very hilly country
Population 10,708,981
National Day 28 Oct 1918
Language(s) Czech
Religion 85% Atheism, 15% Christianity & Mixed
Country code +420
Literacy rate 97.4%
Currency Czech koruna
Capital city Prague
Domain(TLD) .cz
Ethnicity Czechs, Moravians, Slovaks, & Ukrainians
Head of government Prime Minister
Nationality Czech
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 78,866 km2 (30,450 sq mi)
Timezone UTC+1 (CET)
Average elevation 433 m (1,421 ft)
Coastline 0 Km (landlocked)
Mains electricity 230 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Czech Republic

Flag map of Czech Republic

Motto of Czech Republic

Pravda vítězí -"Truth prevails"

National animal of Czech Republic

The National animal of Czech Republic is Double-tailed Lion

National Animal of Czech Republic - Double-tailed Lion

National flower of Czech Republic

The National flower of Czech Republic is Rose. Botanical name is Rosa.

National flower of Czech Republic - Rose

National bird of Czech Republic

The National bird of Czech Republic is Female eagle

National bird of Czech Republic - Female eagle

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Czech Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

Do not choose your wife at a dance, but in the field among the harvesters.

Wisdom is easy to carry but difficult to gather.

He who builds according to every man's advice will have a crooked house.

Life is short but a smile takes barely a second.

Do not protect yourself with a fence, but rather by your friends.

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