National Symbols of Marshall Islands

Marshall Islands is a country in Australia/Oceania. It shares borders with the following countries: The capital of Marshall Islands is Majuro.

The official language is Marshallese and the United States Dollar is the currency of the Marshall Islands. The domain is .mh and the country code is +692.

National day is celebrated on 1 May 1979. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Marshall Islands is no exception.

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

The country was founded by Amata Kabua. The current president of Marshall Islands is David Kabua.

In Marshall Islands the power plugs and sockets are of type A, B. The standard voltage is 120 V and the frequency is 60 Hz.

The Marshallese national anthem was written by Amata Kabua and composed by Amata Kabua.

Country information

Former name(s) Jolet jen Anij (Gifts from God)
Official name(s) Republic of the Marshall Islands
Alternative name(s) Aolepān Aorōkin Ṃajeḷ (official, Marshallese)
Regional location Oceania, two archipelagic island chains of 29 atolls, each made up of many small islets, and five single islands in the North Pacific Ocean, about half way between Hawaii and Australia
Country name etymology Named after British captain John Marshall, who first documented the existence of the islands in 1788.
Climate Tropical; hot and humid; wet season May to November; islands border typhoon belt
Terrain Low coral limestone and sand islands
Population 59,190
National Day 1 May 1979
Language(s) Marshallese
Religion Christianity Catholicism & Other Christian
Country code +692
Literacy rate 98.3%
Currency United States Dollar
Capital city Majuro
Domain(TLD) .mh
Ethnicity Marshallese
Head of government President
Nationality Marshallese
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 181.43 km2 (70.05 sq mi)
Timezone UTC+12 (MHT)
Average elevation 2 m
Coastline 370.4 Km
Mains electricity 120 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Marshall Islands

Flag map of Marshall Islands

Motto of Marshall Islands

Jepilpilin ke Ejukaan - "Accomplishment Achievement through Joint Effort"

National animal of Marshall Islands

The National animal of Marshall Islands is Black-footed Cat

National Animal of Marshall Islands - Black-footed Cat

National flower of Marshall Islands

The National flower of Marshall Islands is Frangipani. Botanical name is Plumeria.

National flower of Marshall Islands - Frangipani

National bird of Marshall Islands

The National bird of Marshall Islands is Not Declared

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Marshallese Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

The clash of ideas brings forth the spark of truth.

Blood is thicker than water.

One man’s meat is another man’s poison.

Once bitten, twice shy.

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