National Symbols of Moldova

Moldova is a country in Europe. It shares borders with the following countries: Ukraine, Romania, . The capital of Moldova is Chișinău.

The official language is Romanian and the Moldovan leu is the currency of the Moldova. The domain is .md and the country code is +373.

National day is celebrated on 27 Aug 1991. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Moldova is no exception.

In Moldova, Wrestling Trânta is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Moldovan people. No Official National drink is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Moldova. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Grigore Vieru represent a national Moldovan symbol.

The country was founded by Mircea Snegur. The current president of Moldova is Maia Sandu and Natalia Gavrilița is the Prime Minister.

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

The Moldovan national anthem was written by Alexei Mateevici and composed by Alexandru Cristea.

Country information

Official name(s) Republic of Moldova
Alternative name(s) Republica Moldova (official, Moldovan and Romanian)
Regional location Eastern Europe, northeast of Romania
Country name etymology From the Moldova River in Romania, possibly from Gothic Mulda "dust", "mud", via the Principality of Moldavia.
Climate Moderate winters, warm summers
Terrain Rolling steppe, gradual slope south to Black Sea
Population 4,033,963
National Day 27 Aug 1991
Language(s) Romanian
Religion Orthodox Christians
Country code +373
Literacy rate 99.36%
Currency Moldovan leu
Capital city Chișinău
ISO MDA
Domain(TLD) .md
Ethnicity Moldovan, Romanian, Ukrainian & Gagauz
Head of government Prime Minister
Nationality Moldovan
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 33,846 km2 (13,068 sq mi)
Timezone UTC+2 (EET)
Average elevation 147 m
Coastline 0 Km (landlocked)
Mains electricity 220 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Moldova

Flag map of Moldova

Motto of Moldova

Limba noastră-i o comoară - "Our Language is a Treasure"

National animal of Moldova

The National animal of Moldova is Aurochs

National Animal of Moldova - Aurochs

National flower of Moldova

The National flower of Moldova is Basil. Botanical name is Ocimum Basilicum.

National flower of Moldova - Basil

National bird of Moldova

The National bird of Moldova is Not Declared

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Neighbouring countries of Moldova

Moldovan Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

Anyone who has not built a house, not grown son, not dug a well, and planted a tree, lived a life in vain.

If a woman's tongue were shorter, the life of her husband would be longer.

Many see, few understand.

If the sun doesn't come in through the window, the doctor will come in through the door.

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