National Symbols of Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan is a country in Asia. It shares borders with the following countries: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, . The capital of Uzbekistan is Tashkent.

The official language is Uzbek and the Uzbekistani soʻm is the currency of the Uzbekistan. The domain is .uz and the country code is +998.

National day is celebrated on 1 Sep 1991. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Uzbekistan is no exception.

In Uzbekistan, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Uzbekistani people. Tea is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Uzbekistan. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Abdulla Oripov, Erkin Vohidov, Gʻafur Gʻulom, Mirtemir represent a national Uzbekistani symbol.

The country was founded by Islam Abduganiyevich Karimov. The current president of Uzbekistan is Shavkat Mirziyoyev and Abdulla Aripov is the Prime Minister.

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

The Uzbekistani national anthem was written by Abdulla Aripov and composed by Mutal Burhanov.

Country information

Former name(s) Uzbek Soviet Socialist Republic
Official name(s) Republic of Uzbekistan
Alternative name(s) Republic of Uzbekistan (official, English)
Regional location Central Asia, north of Turkmenistan, south of Kazakhstan
Country name etymology "Home of the Free"from an amalgamation of uz (Turkic: "self"), bek (Turkic: "master", "bey in modern Turkish"), and -stan (Persian: "land of").
Climate Mostly midlatitude desert, long, hot summers, mild winters; semiarid grassland in east
Terrain Mostly flat-to-rolling sandy desert with dunes; broad, flat intensely irrigated river valleys along course of Amu Darya, Syr Darya (Sirdaryo), and Zarafshon; Fergana Valley in east surrounded by mountainous Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan; shrinking Aral Sea in west
Population 33,469,203
National Day 1 Sep 1991
Language(s) Uzbek
Religion Muslims, Christians, Zoroastrian Non-religious and others
Country code +998
Literacy rate 99%
Currency Uzbekistani soʻm
Capital city Tashkent
Domain(TLD) .uz
Ethnicity Uzbeks, Tajiks, Russians, Kazakhs, Karakalpaks
Head of government Prime Minister
Nationality Uzbekistani
Driving side Drive on the Right-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 448,978 km2 (173,351 sq mi)
Timezone UTC+5 (UZT)
Average elevation 450 m (1,476 ft)
Coastline 0 Km (landlocked)
Mains electricity 220 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Uzbekistan

Motto of Uzbekistan

"The Strength is in The Justice"

National animal of Uzbekistan

The National animal of Uzbekistan is Turkestan Sand Cat

National Animal of Uzbekistan - Turkestan Sand Cat

National flower of Uzbekistan

The National flower of Uzbekistan is Cotton Flower. Botanical name is Gossypium.

National flower of Uzbekistan - Cotton Flower

National bird of Uzbekistan

The National bird of Uzbekistan is Fish Eagle

National bird of Uzbekistan - Fish Eagle

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Uzbekistani Proverbs - Popular quotes, proverbs and sayings.

Have breakfast yourself; share lunch with your friend; and give dinner to your enemy.

Don’t choose a house—choose neighbours. Don’t choose a path—choose travelling companions.

Where there is water, there is life.

A word said is a shot fired.

He who possesses knowledge possesses the world.

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