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  Oman
When the proportions of the flag were changed in 1995 from 2:3 to 1:2, the width of the vertical red stripe at hoist was also modified from 1/3rd to 1/4th of the fly [possibly mistaken, see construction sheets, Ed.
Red, which is dominant, has been adopted from the old Omani flag (which was red) and this symbolises the battles fought by Omanis for the eviction of foreign invaders from the country, and green represents fertility and greenery of the land.
When the proportions of the flag were changed in 1995 from 2:3 to 1:2, the width of the vertical red stripe at hoist was also modified from 1/3rd to 1/4th of the fly.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/om.html   (1181 words)

  
 About Oman - Travel, Maps, Flag and Information
The Sultanate of Oman is a country in the southwestern part of Asia, on the southeast coast of the Arabian Peninsula.
Oman's climate is hot and dry in the interior and humid along the coast.
Oman is considered to be one of the fifteen states that comprise the so-called "Cradle of Humanity".
www.canadiancontent.net /profiles/Oman.html   (533 words)

  
 Flag of Oman - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The national flag of Oman consists of three stripes (white, green and red) with a red bar on the left that contains the national emblem of Oman.
The white stands for peace and prosperity, the green for fertility and the Green Mountains, and the red for battles against foreign invaders.
The red is also the colour of the former flag of the nation when it was known simply as the Sultanate of Muscat.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Flag_of_Oman   (170 words)

  
 Oman   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Al-'Umman, Sultanate of Oman, Saltanaat al-'Umman, former Sultanate of Muscat and Oman
The Imamate of Oman was not in "the interior of Oman", but it was in the interior of Eastern Arabia, surrounded in the north, east and south by the sultanate of Muscat.
The flag appear in charts attributed to Oman until 1943, but I believe that in fact it was out of use after 1932 and the charts only show a flag taken from an older chart...
www.netlinkit.dk /fotw/flags/om.html   (1450 words)

  
 Oman Flag
This Oman flag is authentically reproduced with special attention to detail and durability.
Each flag is available for outdoor use, made with a heavy polyester heading and two brass grommets, or for indoor use with lined pole hem, velcro tabs and fringe.
Flag Description: Three horizontal bands of white, red, and green of equal width with a broad, vertical, red band on the hoist side; the national emblem (a khanjar dagger in its sheath superimposed on two crossed swords in scabbards) in white is centered near the top of the vertical band
www.njflags.com /omanflag.html   (199 words)

  
 Oman Flag - World Flags 101 - Omanian Flags
The flag of Oman consists of three equal sized horizontal stripes with a red vertical stripe on the left side of the flag - the top horizontal stripe is white; the middle one red; and the bottom stripe is green.
The Oman flag was adopted on November 18, 1995, after modifications were made to the Oman flag of 1970.
The proportions of the Oman flag were changed from 2:3 to 1:2.
www.worldflags101.com /o/oman-flag.aspx   (304 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | World | Middle East | Country profiles | Country profile: Oman
At one time Oman had its own empire, which at its peak in the 19th century stretched down the east African coast and vied with Portugal and Britain for influence in the Gulf and Indian Ocean.
Oman under Sultan Said bin Taimur, who came to power in 1938, experienced decades of international isolation, a society run along feudal lines and internal rebellion.
Oman's attractions include a largely-untouched coastline, mountains, deserts and the burgeoning capital Muscat, with its forts, palaces and old walled city.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/world/middle_east/country_profiles/791892.stm   (592 words)

  
 flagsonline.net Flag of Oman
Following a palace coup d'etat by the son of the ruling Sultan in July 1970, the nation’s name, the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman, was changed to the Sultanate of Oman and a new national flag was adopted on the 17th of December 1970.
The flag has undergone slight modifications since adoption; the last was to even up the width of the horizontal stripes, on the 18th of November 1995.
Green is the colour of Islam and symbolises the fertility of Oman and represents Al Jabal al Akhdar (the Green Mountains) in the north-east of the country.
www.flagsonline.net /omani.htm   (209 words)

  
 Oman - Country Profile - Saltanat Uman
Oman lies at the eastern corner of the Arabian peninsula.
Sharjah and Fujairah (UAE) separate the main part of Oman from the northernmost part of the state, a peninsula (Musandam) extending into the Strait of Hormuz.
Oman is a member state of the League of Arab States
www.nationsonline.org /oneworld/oman.htm   (788 words)

  
 Oman Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
Oman has broken the seal and emerged into the world.
This wadi is arguably one of the most gorgeous destinations in Oman.
Oman has emerged from its hermit shell, revealing a land of friendly people and dramatic landscapes peppered with forts.
www.lonelyplanet.com /worldguide/destinations/middle-east/oman   (144 words)

  
 oman
The Sultanate of Oman is a mountainous land on the southeast coast of the Arabian Peninsuala.
Oman's oil reserves were developed later than those of other Arab nations, and the wealth has been distributed wisely
Oman was a feudal monarchy until 1970, when it became an absolute monarchy since then.
www.arabicbible.com /ac/oman/oman.htm   (128 words)

  
 Oman Flag
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This flag of Oman features the national emblem of Oman - two crossed swords fastened to a curved dagger with an ornate horse bit.
This flag consists of the colors white, red, and green.
www.national-flags.com /flags/Oman_Flag.html   (135 words)

  
 oman flag and description
The flag of Oman was officially adopted on April 25, 1995.
Colors of the flag are symbolic, with green representing fertility; white represents peace, and this shade of red is common on many regional flags.
All maps, graphics, flags and original descriptions created by Graphic Maps, a d/b/a of the Woolwine-Moen Group, unless otherwise noted and/or directly linked to the source, and use of same for any application whatsoever (with the exception of outline maps) requires written permission.
www.worldatlas.com /webimage/flags/countrys/mideast/oman.htm   (200 words)

  
 Air Force Flag 1970-1995 (Oman)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
In Pedersen 1980 there are several air force flags with roundels.
All have the same pattern; light blue, the national flag in the canton, the air force roundel in the fly.
I have received from the French Military Attaché in Mascate a rather different design: in place of the red cockade, it presents on the light blue field a golden design with royal crown, two wings and the three usual crossed swords.
www.fotw.net /flags/om1970af.html   (84 words)

  
 Namibia to Oman flags and ensigns; focusing on international flags, histories, and flag designs.
Flag information will be added as soon as possible so you can also enjoy the descriptions as well as the beauty of the flags.
Nepal is the only country in the world to have a flag that is not rectangular or square.
Until 1962, the flag’s emblems, the sun and the crescent moon, had human faces.
www.flagfocus.info /worldflags-large/world-flags-large-N-O.html   (1312 words)

  
 Omani Flag - Flag Of Oman   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
If you would like to use this flag of Oman or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this map of Oman or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this information for Oman or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
www.appliedlanguage.com /flags_of_the_world/flag_of_oman.shtml   (278 words)

  
 Oman Flag. Buy a Oman flag for sale! 3x5' Oman flag available to purchase at an inexpensive price.
Purchase Oman flags through A to Z Flag company where we have international flags for sale at inexpensive prices.
This flag of Oman is perfect for indoor display and occasional outdoor use.
The flag is perfect to hang in school gymnasiums, school classrooms or business offices, use as a parade flag, display at church mission conferences, or attaching to a flag pole.
www.atozflag.com /pc-883-39-oman.aspx   (143 words)

  
 Oman Flag
This flag features the national emblem of Oman - two crossed swords fastened to a curved dagger with an ornate horse bit.
The white is the color of the Imam, the traditional religious leader of Oman.
White is also used to symbolize peace and purity.
www.ultimateflags.com /int/oman.html   (95 words)

  
 Oman flag by the custom flag makers of world flags
The Oman flag is made and supplied by one of custom flag makers affiliates flagline.
The sizes of the Oman flag are 2’ x 3’ — 3’ x 5’ — 4’ x 6’ — 5’ x 8’ and materials used are nylon or Ultra-Knit 100% Polyester.
The Oman flag has accurate features with color and is very durable.
www.custom-flag-makers.com /world-flags/Oman-flag.htm   (213 words)

  
 Miniature Oman Flag - (4" x 6")
Oman Flag - Nylon (2' x 3')
Oman Flag - Nylon (3' x 5')
Oman Fringed Flag w/ Indoor Kit - (3' x 5')
www.njflags.com /miomfl4x6.html   (107 words)

  
 Express Flags | Oman Country Flag
Authentic seals and designs are always correct in proportion to flag size.
Lightweight outdoor polyester is available in limited sizes as an economical alternative to nylon if extended outdoor use is not required.
We also can customize these flags with fringe and pole pockets for use indoors and in parades.
www.expressflags.com /oman.htm   (104 words)

  
 The Country and People of Oman
Oman comprises a coastal plain and an interior region of hills and desert.
Oman and the IMF Position in the fund, reports....
Oman Studies Centre Encouraging the study of Oman's history and of the social, economic and cultural conditions
www.hejleh.com /countries/oman.html   (2017 words)

  
 International Flags of the World
Our world flag illustrations are used by major book publishers, magazines, government agencies, international organizations and professional sports associations around the world.
The same attention to detail is given to each and every flag, regardless of size, population, or popularity of the country.
Accuracy both in the flag designs and their color specifications are trademarks of Cliptures World Flags.
www.flagart.com   (430 words)

  
 The OMAN Source - Anthem Flag & Gift   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
These flags are made of Nyl-Glo 100% heavyweight nylon, specially treated to reduce sun and chemical deterioration, and are finished with strong canvas headings and large brass grommets.
This type of flag is fabricated of Colonial Nyl-Glo, a lustrous 100% nylon taffeta, and finished with a flannel-lined pole heading with velcro tabs, and golden yellow fringe.
These flags are the lowest priced international flag offered.
www.anthemflag.com /itemdetail418.htm   (165 words)

  
 Oman table flag to buy, flag.
Flagsonline.it logo will NOT be present on the real flag of Oman.
Oman table flag, a nice present for people that love flags.
Oman desktop flag, as every table flag, can be purchased with its relative accessories.
www.flagsonline.it /asp/table-flag.asp/table-flag_oman/oman.html   (80 words)

  
 sultanate of oman government related information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The Sultanate of Oman is divided into eight dministrative regions, which are further sub-divided into fifty-nine districts (Wilayats).
The purpose of the Basic Statute of the State is to provide a force for political and social Stability, while at the same time guaranteeing the rights and freedoms of the individual.
It is a comprehensive document defining the role of Government and the judiciary, as well as laying down the policy if State towards the economy, security, education and social development of the nation.
www.omaninfo.com /oman/government.asp   (530 words)

  
 Flags of the World - Oman
The Oman flag carries the Sultanate's emblem of two crossed swords with a khanjar and belt superimposed.
This flag is also available on other products.
Military Flags - Flags of the World - Religious Flags - Holiday Flags - Sports Flags - Nautical Flags
www.anyflag.com /country/oman.php   (153 words)

  
 Oman Flag Bumper Sticker
Coffee Mug with Oman Coat of Arms and country name
Coffee Mug with Oman Flag and country name
Oman Soccer - Football Bumper Sticker - Design 2
www.pennantshop.com /flag_sticker_0138.html   (120 words)

  
 Image:Flag of Oman.svg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Turki bin Said, Sultan of Muscat and Oman
Faisal bin Turki, Sultan of Muscat and Oman
Azzan bin Qais, Sultan of Muscat and Oman
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Image:Flag_of_Oman.svg   (204 words)

  
 American Flags Express | OMAN world Flags, OMAN Decals, OMAN Magnetic Flags, OMAN Lapel Pins, OMAN Coffee Mugs
If you can't find the product that you want, please e-mail or call (262) 783-4800 x21, and let us know what you are looking for.
Flags I Vinyl Flag Decals and Magnetic Flags I Single and Double Lapel Pins
Single lapel pins depict one waving flag whole double lapel pins depict a waving flag along with a waving U.S. Flag.
www.flagsexpress.com /world/033130.htm   (298 words)

  
 Image:Flag of Oman.svg - Wikimedia Commons
Flag of Oman from the Open Clip Art website.
This image is from the Open Clip Art Library.
This page was last modified 15:05, 4 December 2006.
commons.wikimedia.org /wiki/Image:Flag_of_Oman.svg   (156 words)

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