National Symbols of Luxembourg

Luxembourg is a country in Europe. It shares borders with the following countries: Belgium, France, Germany, . The capital of Luxembourg is Luxembourg.

The official language is Luxembourgish and the Euro is the currency of the Luxembourg. The domain is .lu and the country code is +352.

National day is celebrated on 23 Jun 1962. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Luxembourg is no exception.

In Luxembourg, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Luxembourg people. Cremant de Luxembourg is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Luxembourg. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Edmond de la Fontaine, Michel Rodange, Michel Lentz represent a national Luxembourg symbol.

The country was founded by Adolf Wilhelm August Karl Friedrich. and Xavier Bettel is the Prime Minister.

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

The Luxembourg national anthem was written by Michel Lentz and composed by Jean Antoine Zinnen.

Country information

Official name(s) Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
Alternative name(s) Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (official, English)
Regional location Western Europe, between France and Germany
Country name etymology "Little castle"
Climate Modified continental with mild winters, cool summers
Terrain Mostly gently rolling uplands with broad, shallow valleys; uplands to slightly mountainous in the north; steep slope down to Moselle flood plain in the southeast
Population 625,978
National Day 23 Jun 1962
Language(s) Luxembourgish
Religion Christianity
Country code +352
Literacy rate 100%
Currency Euro
Capital city Luxembourg
Domain(TLD) .lu
Ethnicity Luxembourgers, Portuguese, French, Germans
Head of government Prime Minister
Nationality Luxembourg
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 2,586.4 km2 (998.6 sq mi)
Timezone UTC+1 (CET)
Average elevation 325 m (1,066 ft)
Coastline 0 Km (landlocked)
Mains electricity 230 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Luxembourg

Flag map of Luxembourg

Motto of Luxembourg

Mir wëlle bleiwe wat mir sinn - "We wish to remain what we are"

National animal of Luxembourg

The National animal of Luxembourg is Lion

National Animal of Luxembourg - Lion

National flower of Luxembourg

The National flower of Luxembourg is Rose. Botanical name is Rosa.

National flower of Luxembourg - Rose

National bird of Luxembourg

The National bird of Luxembourg is Goldcrest

National bird of Luxembourg - Goldcrest

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Luxembourg Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

Words are but dwarfs, examples are giants.

When girls whistle, the Holy Virgin cries.

To the fiancé — milk; to the bride — butter; to the husband — cheese.

Your wife and your wheelbarrow — lend them to no one.

Truth is what women do not tell.

In the eyes of its mother every turkey is a swan.

A woman who likes to wash will find water.

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