Flag of Bahrain

This page is about the meaning, origin and characteristic of the symbol, emblem, seal, sign, logo or flag: Flag of Bahrain.

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The national flag of Bahrain (Arabic: علم البحرين‎) consists of a white band on the left, separated from a red area on the right by five triangles that serve as a serrated line.

Red is the traditional colour for flags of the Arab states of the Persian Gulf. The white is on the hoist side; the five points represent the five pillars of Islam. It is very similar to the flag of Qatar, which has more points and has a darker red.

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