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Znamyanka District (Kirovograd, Ukraine)

Znamyans'kiy rayon

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Знам'янський район

by Ivan Sache, 26 January 2003

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The Flag

From the site of Ukrainian Heraldry:
"It was confirmed at 2001. A yellow rectangular panel with a ratio of the sides as 2:3 on which is green wage for 2/3 lengths of a staff."
Dov Gutterman, 21 January 2003

Coat of Arms

from the site of Ukrainian Heraldry

From the site of Ukrainian Heraldry:
"It was confirmed at 2001. In an or field is vert point reversed, in which is laying or deer.
The or characterizes region with the agriculture in which major occupation is arable farming, symbolizes natural and cultural riches of territory. The vert edge represents the important feature of territory - the large forest known under the name the Black wood. Connection of or and vert maens a geographical arrangement of area on border of forest-steppe and steppe zones. The figure of the or deer taken of a decor or sword sheath of the Scythian tsar which tomb was in territory of area and has been dug out in 1763. This find testifies that the grounds of territory during ancient times entered in a human civilization. The shield is crowned with a or wheaten sheaf which is accompanied on each side by two or decorative branches. Mantle is made out as the argent towel embroidered with a blue-yellow Ukrainian ornament. The shield on each side is decorated with a composition from or maple, ashen and oak leaves which represent the basic breeds of trees of woods. The motto of the arms is "IN PEACE - TO WELL-BEING" - is written by or letters on dark-blue tape which borders the or railway emblem reminding about railway communications existing in the region. The authors are V.E.Kryvenko, K.V.Shljahovyi."
Dov Gutterman, 21 January 2003