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Raised Fist

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

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The raised fist (also known as the clenched fist) is a symbol of solidarity and support.

It is also used as a salute to express unity, strength, defiance, or resistance. The salute dates back to ancient Assyria as a symbol of resistance in the face of violence

Graphical characteristics:
Asymmetric, Closed shape, Monochrome, Contains both straight and curved lines, Has no crossing lines.

Categories: Emblems, Political Symbols.

Raised Fist is part of the Hand Signals group.

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