National Symbols of Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan is a country in Asia. It shares borders with the following countries: Russia, China, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, . The capital of Kazakhstan is Nur-Sultan.

The official language is Kazakh and the Kazakhstani tenge is the currency of the Kazakhstan. The domain is .kz and the country code is +7.

National day is celebrated on 17 Dec 1991. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Kazakhstan is no exception.

In Kazakhstan, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Kazakh people. Fermented horse milk is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Kazakhstan. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Abai Qunanbaiuly represent a national Kazakh symbol.

The country was founded by Alikhan Bukeikhanov. The current president of Kazakhstan is Qasym-Zhomart Toqaev and Asqar Mamin is the Prime Minister.

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

The Kazakh national anthem was written by Zhumeken Nazhimedenov (with modifications by Nursultan Nazarbayev) and composed by Shamshi Kaldayakov.

Country information

Official name(s) Republic of Kazakhstan
Alternative name(s) Alash / Алаш / Alaş (former name, also poetic)
Regional location Central Asia, northwest of China; a small portion west of the Ural (Zhayyq) River in eastern-most Europe
Country name etymology "Land of the Kazakhs", an amalgam of Kazakh qazaq (Қазақ, 'nomad', 'free') and Persian -stan ('land').
Climate Continental, cold winters and hot summers, arid and semiarid
Terrain Vast flat steppe extending from the Volga in the west to the Altai Mountains in the east and from the plains of western Siberia in the north to oases and deserts of Central Asia in the south
Population 18,776,707
National Day 17 Dec 1991
Language(s)Kazakh
ReligionIslam
Country code +7
Literacy rate 99.8%
Currency Kazakhstani tenge
Capital city Nur-Sultan
ISO KAZ
Domain(TLD) .kz
Ethnicity Kazakh, Russian, Uzbek & Uyghur
Head of government Prime Minister
Nationality Kazakh
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 2,724,900 km2 (1,052,100 sq mi
Timezone UTC+5 / +6 (West / East)
Average elevation 387 m (1,270 ft)
Coastline 0 Km (landlocked)
Mains electricity 220 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Kazakhstan

Flag map of Kazakhstan

Motto of Kazakhstan

"Freedom, Unity, Progress!"- Азаттық, Бірлік, Өрлеу! / Azattyq, Birlik, Orlou!

National animal of Kazakhstan

The National animal of Kazakhstan is The Steppe Eagle

National Animal of Kazakhstan - The Steppe Eagle

National flower of Kazakhstan

The National flower of Kazakhstan is Asian Spruce or Schrenk's spruce. Botanical name is Picea Orientalis.

National flower of Kazakhstan - Asian Spruce or Schrenk's spruce

National bird of Kazakhstan

The National bird of Kazakhstan is Golden eagle

National bird of Kazakhstan - Golden eagle

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Kazakh Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

There is no place like your Motherland.

Love to the Motherland starts in the family.

The Motherland can get you warm better than fire.

There is a lot of gold in some places, but still the Motherland is dearer than gold.

An onion can be as sweet as honey if it grows in your Motherland.

Even a mole feels strong when it is in his hole.

If your sickle is sharp you wil I have a rich crop, if your Motherland is strong you will be as strong as your enemy.

As small as sparrow is, it still protects its nest.

A goose misses its lake, a man longs for his Motherland.

You must have not gone too far if you were able to find your way back.

Even air in your land can cure.

Native land is a paradise for everybody.

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