National Symbols of Guam

Guam is a country in North America. It shares borders with the following countries: The capital of Guam is Hagåtña.

The official language is Chamorro and the United States Dollar is the currency of the Guam. The domain is .gu and the country code is +1.

National day is celebrated on 21 Jul 1944. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Guam is no exception.

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

The country was founded by Jesus Baza Dueñas. The current president of Guam is Joe Biden and Lou Leon Guerrero (Governor) is the Prime Minister.

In Guam the power plugs and sockets are of type A, B. The standard voltage is 110 V and the frequency is 60 Hz.

The Guamanian national anthem was written by Ramon Manalisay Sablan (English), Lagrimas Untalan (Chamorro) and composed by Ramon Manalisay Sablan.

Country information

Official name(s) Guam
Alternative name(s) Guahan (Chamorro)
Regional location Oceania, island in the North Pacific Ocean, about three-quarters of the way from Hawaii to the Philippines
Country name etymology From Spanish, from Chamorro Guåhan, meaning "a place that has" or "a place of resources".
Climate Tropical marine; generally warm and humid, moderated by northeast trade winds; dry season (January to June), rainy season (July to December); little seasonal temperature variation
Terrain Volcanic origin, surrounded by coral reefs; relatively flat coral line limestone plateau (source of most fresh water), with steep coastal cliffs and narrow coastal plains in north, low hills in centre, mountains in south
Population 168,783
National Day 21 Jul 1944
Language(s) Chamorro
Religion Catholicism Protestantism, Buddhism & other
Country code +1
Literacy rate 99.4%
Currency United States Dollar
Capital city Hagåtña
ISO GUM
Domain(TLD) .gu
Ethnicity Chamorro, Filipino, Chuukese
Head of government Governor
Nationality Guamanian
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 540 km2 (210 sq mi)
Timezone UTC+10:00 (ChST)
Average elevation 500 ft (150 metres)
Coastline 125.5 Km
Mains electricity 110 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Guam

Flag map of Guam

Motto of Guam

Tånó I' Man Chamorro - "Land of the Chamorro"

National animal of Guam

The National animal of Guam is Fruit Dove

National Animal of Guam - Fruit Dove

National flower of Guam

The National flower of Guam is Paperflower. Botanical name is Bougainvillea.

National flower of Guam - Paperflower

National bird of Guam

The National bird of Guam is Fruit Dove

National bird of Guam - Fruit Dove

Rest of the National symbols of Guam 👇

Guamanian Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

Listen to the silence… It speaks.

When we show our respect for other living things, they respond with respect for us.

Give the highest priority to the tenderness, gentleness and kindness .

Walk tall as the trees.

Looking upwards, I am filled with strength.

May the Great Spirit bless all who enter there.

Listen to your heart… It knows.

Honor the sacred.

May beauty surround you both.

Treat yourself and each other with respect.

The ones that matter most are the children.

Most of us do not look as handsome to others as we do to ourselves.

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Country location

Guam is a territory of United States of America

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