National Symbols of Montenegro

Montenegro is a country in Europe. It shares borders with the following countries: Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Kosovo, Albania, . The capital of Montenegro is Podgorica.

The official language is Montenegrin and the Euro is the currency of the Montenegro. The domain is .me and the country code is +382.

National day is celebrated on 13 Jul 1878. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Montenegro is no exception.

In Montenegro, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Montenegrin people. Rakija is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Montenegro. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Petar II Petrović-Njegoš represent a national Montenegrin symbol.

The country was founded by Petar I Petrović-Njegoš. The current president of Montenegro is Milo Đukanović and Zdravko Krivokapić is the Prime Minister.

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

The Montenegrin national anthem was written by Sekula Drljević and composed by unknown (arrangement based on a harmonization by Zarko Mikovic).

Country information

Former name(s) Crna Gora
Official name(s) Republic of Montenegro
Alternative name(s) Crna Gora (official, Montenegrin)
Regional location Southeastern Europe, between the Adriatic Sea and Serbia
Country name etymology "Black Mountain" in the Venetian language, for Mount Lovćen and its dark coniferous forests.
Climate Mediterranean climate, hot dry summers and autumns and relatively cold winters with heavy snowfalls inland
Terrain Highly indented coastline with narrow coastal plain backed by rugged high limestone mountains and plateaus
Population 628,066
National Day 13 Jul 1878
Language(s) Montenegrin
Religion Christianity
Country code +382
Literacy rate 98.4%
Currency Euro
Capital city Podgorica
Domain(TLD) .me
Ethnicity Montenegrins, Serbs, Bosniaks & Albanians
Head of government Prime Minister
Nationality Montenegrin
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 13,812 km2 (5,333 sq mi)
Timezone UTC+1 (CET)
Average elevation 1,086 m (3,563 ft)
Coastline 293.5 Km
Mains electricity 230 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Montenegro

Flag map of Montenegro

Motto of Montenegro

No official motto

National animal of Montenegro

The National animal of Montenegro is Eagle

National Animal of Montenegro - Eagle

National flower of Montenegro

The National flower of Montenegro is Mimoza. Botanical name is Mimosa Pudica.

National flower of Montenegro - Mimoza

National bird of Montenegro

The National bird of Montenegro is Eagle

National bird of Montenegro - Eagle

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Montenegrin Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

There’s only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it.

To be drunk every day is also a regular life.

What I do not know will not keep me warm.

When the Dogs dance in the forest Gypsies afoot.

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