National Symbols of Eswatini (Swaziland)

Eswatini (Swaziland) is a country in Africa. It shares borders with the following countries: South Africa, Mozambique, . The capital of Eswatini (Swaziland) is Mbabane, Lobamba.

The official language is Swazi and the Swazi lilangeni is the currency of the Eswatini (Swaziland). The domain is .sz and the country code is +268.

National day is celebrated on 6 Sep 1968. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Eswatini (Swaziland) is no exception.

In Eswatini (Swaziland), Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Swazi people. No Official National drink is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Eswatini (Swaziland). As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Nontobeko 'Ntobie' Ndzabukelwako represent a national Swazi symbol.

The country was founded by Ngwane III. and Cleopas Dlamini is the Prime Minister.

In Eswatini (Swaziland) the power plugs and sockets are of type M. The standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 50 Hz.

The Swazi national anthem was written by Andrease Enoke Fanyana Simelane and composed by David Kenneth Rycroft.

Country information

Official name(s) The Kingdom of Eswatini
Alternative name(s) Kingdom of Eswatini (official, English)
Regional location Southern Africa, between Mozambique and South Africa
Country name etymology "Land of the Swazi", an ethnic group. The name Swazi itself derives from Mswati II, a former king of Swaziland.
Climate Subtropical
Terrain Mountainous
Population 1,160,164
National Day 6 Sep 1968
Language(s) Swazi
Religion Christianity Protestantism
Country code +268
Literacy rate 83.1%
Currency Swazi lilangeni
Capital city Mbabane, Lobamba
ISO SWZ
Domain(TLD) .sz
Ethnicity Swazi & Zulu
Head of government Prime Minister
Nationality Swazi
Driving side Drive on the Left-hand side
Date format yyy/mm/dd
Total area 17,364 km2 (6,704 sq mi)
Timezone UTC+2 (SAST)
Average elevation 3,500 and 4,500 ft (1,100 and 1,400 metres)
Coastline 0 Km (landlocked)
Mains electricity 230 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

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Flag map of Eswatini (Swaziland)

Motto of Eswatini (Swaziland)

Siyinqaba - "We are a fortress"

National animal of Eswatini (Swaziland)

The National animal of Eswatini (Swaziland) is Lion

National Animal of Eswatini (Swaziland) - Lion

National flower of Eswatini (Swaziland)

The National flower of Eswatini (Swaziland) is Edelweiss. Botanical name is Leontopodium Nivale.

National flower of Eswatini (Swaziland) - Edelweiss

National bird of Eswatini (Swaziland)

The National bird of Eswatini (Swaziland) is Crested turaco

National bird of Eswatini (Swaziland) - Crested turaco

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Swazi Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

What's the use of consulting a dead man's horoscope?

Nobody tells all he knows.

Lies that build are better than truths that destroy.

Wink at small faults, for you have great ones yourself.

If a centipede loses a leg, it does not prevent him from walking.

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