Flag of Azerbaijan

flag of Azerbaijan

Azərbaycan bayrağı, Üçrəngli bayraq, Tricolour flag

The Republic of Azerbaijan (Azərbaycan) is a country in the South Caucasus region of Eastern Europe and Western Asia. It shares borders with Russia, Georgia, Armenia, Turkey, and Iran. Its official language is Azerbaijani. The capital and largest city is Baku.

The flag of Azerbaijan features three horizontal bands of blue, red, and green. A white crescent and an eight-pointed star adorns the red band, The flag originally used during the era of the Azerbaijani Democratic Republic between 1918-20, was re-adopted in February 1991.


What Azerbaijan is known as in various languages
Æfganisthanaya – ඇෆ්ගනිස්ථානය (Sinhala), Afaganisitani (Ganda), Afaganistan (Hausa), Afeganistão (Portuguese), Afeganistaun (Tetum), An Afganastáin (Irish), Afgaanistaan (Somali), Afganastan (Scots Gaelic), Afgania (Latin), Afganio or Afganujo (Esperanto), Afganistan (Bosnian, Catalan, Croatian, Estonian, Faroese, Finnish, Icelandic, Polish, Romanian, Slovak, Slovene, Turkish, Võro), Afghanistan – 𐌰𐍆𐌲𐌰𐌽𐌹𐍃𐍄𐌰𐌽 (Gothic), Afganistanen (Basque), Afganistán (Galician, Spanish), Afgānistān – अफ़ग़ानिस्तान (Hindi), ʾAfḡānistān – أفغانستان‎ (Arabic), Afǧānistān – އަފްޣާނިސްތާން (Dhivehi), Afgānistān – আফগানিস্তান (Bengali), Afganistāna (Latvian), Afganistanas (Lithuanian), Afganistani (Albanian), Afganisztán (Hungarian), Afgansuyu (Quechua), Afghanestan – افغانستان (Dari-Persian, Pashtu, Urdu), Afghanistan (Afrikaans, Breton, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Indonesian, Interlingua, Italian, Malay, Norwegian, Swedish, Vietnamese, Welsh), Afghanistan – Афганистан (Bulgarian, Russian), Afghanistan – Афганістан (Ukrainian), Afghanistan – ஆக்கானித்தான் (Tamil), Afghanistan – אפגניסטן‎ (Hebrew), Afghanistán – Αφγανιστάν (Greek), Afghánistán (Czech), Afghānistān – అఫ్ఘనిస్తాన్ (Telugu), Afghanistan – Աֆղանստան (Armenian), Afkanitsathan – อัฟกานิสถาน (Thai), Āfiganīsitani – አፍጋኒስታን (Amharic, Tigrinya), Afkanidsathan – ອັຟການິດສະຖານ (Lao), Afuganisutan – アフガニスタン (Japanese), Āfùhàn – 阿富汗 (Mandarin Chinese), Afxanistan (Kurmanji/Northern Kurdish), Ahvahkeanisthean – អាហ្វហ្គានីស្ថាន (Khmer), Apeuganiseutan/Ap’ŭganisŭt’an – 아프가니스탄 (Korean), Apganistan (Filipino/Tagalog), Aphgānistān – અફગાનિસ્તાન (Gujarati), Āphāgānistān – ଆଫାଗାନିସ୍ତାନ୍ (Oriya), Apuganisutan – ᐊᐳᒐᓂᓱᑕᓐ (Inuktitut), Aŭhanistan – Аўганістан (Belarusian), Avganistan – Авганистан (Serbian, Macedonian), Avghaneti – ავღანეთი (Georgian, Mingrelian), Əfqanıstan (Azeri), Gāndhāra, Aśvaka – गन्धार, अश्वक (Sanskrit), l-Afghanistan (Maltese)

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