List of flags with Arabic-language text

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This is a list of flags that are inscribed with Arabic-language text.

List[edit]

Flag Dates used Arabic text English translation
Flag of the Amal Movement.svg Amal Movement –present امل Hope
Amman Jordan Flag.svg Amman 1945–present عمّان Amman
Asa'ib Ahl Al-Haq flag.png Asa'ib Ahl al-Haq –present 1. إنهم فتية آمنوا بربهم
2. عصائب أهل الحق
1. They were youths who believed in their Lord
2. League of Righteous People
Flag of the Arab League.svg Arab League 1945–present جامعة الدول العربية League of Arab States
Flag of Behira Govenorate.JPG Beheira Governorate –present البحيرة Beheira
Flag of beirut.gif Beirut[1] –present بيروت أم الشرائع Beirut mother of laws
Flag of Brunei.svg Brunei 1959–present الدائمون المحسنون بالهدى Always Render Service with God's Guidance
Royal Standard of Brunei.svg Brunei (Sultan) 1999–present الدائمون المحسنون بالهدى Always Render Service with God's Guidance
Flag of Cairo.svg Cairo Governorate –present القاهرة Cairo
Flag of the Comoros (1996–2001).svg Comoros 1996–2001 1. اللّه
2. محمّد
1. Allah
2. Muhammad
Flag of Egypt.svg Egypt 1984–present جمهورية مصر العربية Arab Republic of Egypt
Flag of the President of Egypt.svg Egypt (President) 1984–present جمهورية مصر العربية [twice] Arab Republic of Egypt [twice]
Flag of the President of Eritrea.svg Eritrea (President)[1] 1993–present دولة إرتريا، State of Eritrea
Governadorat de Faium.png Faiyum Governorate –present جمهورية مصر العربية Arab Republic of Egypt
Flag of Fujairah (1952–1972).svg Fujairah 1952–62 الفجيرة Fujairah
Flag of Syria (1972-1980).svg Federation of Arab Republics 1972–84 اتحاد الجمهوريات العربية Federation of Arab Republics
Flag of Haifa.svg Haifa[1] –present حيفا Haifa
Link to image Hezbollah –present 1. فإن حزب الله هم الغالبون (above logo)
2. المقاومة الإسلامية في لبنان (below logo)
3. حزب الله (logo itself in stylized representation)
1. Then surely the party of Allah are they that shall be triumphant
2. The Islamic Resistance in Lebanon
3. Party of God
Flag of the Iraqi Air Force.svg Iraqi Air Force –present القوة الجوية العراقية Iraqi Air Force
Flag of the Iraqi Ground Forces.svg Iraqi Army –present قيادة القوات البرية Land forces leadership
Kata'ib Hezbollah flag.svg Kata'ib Hezbollah –present 1. فقاتلوا أئمة الكفر إنهم لا إيمان لهم
2. كتائب حزب الله
Fight ye the chiefs of Unfaith: for their oaths are nothing to them
2. Brigades of the Party of God
Flag of Kuwait 1914-1921.png Kuwait 1914-1921[2] كويت Kuwait
Eg luxor1.png Luxor Governorate[1] –present محافظة الأقصر Luxor Governorate
Matrouh Governorate-logo.PNG Matrouh Governorate[1] –present محافظة مطروح Matrouh Governorate
Royal standard of Morocco.svg Morocco (royal standard) –present إن تنصروا الله ينصركم If you glorify Allah, He will glorify you
Flag of Palestine (state).svg State of Palestine –present فلسطين Palestine
Flag of Promised Day Brigades.svg Promised Day Brigades –2014 لبيك يا محمد Labayek Oh Muhammad
Governadorat de Port Said.png Port Said Governorate –present جمهورية مصر العربية Arab Republic of Egypt
Flag of Qatar (1936-1949).svg Qatar 1936–49[2] قطر Qatar
Governadorat de Sinai del sud.png South Sinai Governorate[1] –present محافظة جنوب سيناء South Sinai Governorate
Flag of the Syrian Arab Army.svg Syrian Army –present القوى البرية Land warfare
Presidential standard of South Yemen 1967-1990.svg South Yemen (President) 1970–90 جمهورية اليمن الديمقراطية الشعبية People's Democratic Republic of Yemen
Presidential Standard of Sudan.svg Sudan (President) 1985–present 1. النصر لنا
2. جمهورية السودان
1. Victory is ours
2. Republic of the Sudan
Presidential Standard of the Democratic Republic of the Sudan.svg Sudan (President) 1970–85 1. النصر لنا
2. جمهورية السودان الديمُقراطية
1. Victory is ours
2. Democratic Republic of the Sudan
Link to image Tunis –present مدينة تونس City of Tunis
Flag of the President of the United Arab Emirates.svg United Arab Emirates (President) 1973–present[2] الإمارات العربية المتحدة United Arab Emirates
Presidential Standard of Yemen.svg Yemen (President) 1990–present الجمهورية اليمنية The Yemeni Republic

Shahada[edit]

The following flags contain text of a variant of the Shahada, which is usually rendered لا إله إلا الله محمد رسول الله ("There is no god but God; Muhammad is the messenger of God.")

Flag Dates used Location
Flag of Afghanistan.svg Afghanistan 2004–present at top of emblem
Flag of Afghanistan (1992).svg Afghanistan 1992 in centre stripe
Flag of Afghanistan (1992–2001).svg Afghanistan 1992–96; 2001–02 within the emblem
Flag of Taliban.svg Afghanistan (Taliban-led) 1997–2001
Flag of Afghanistan (2002–2004).svg Afghanistan 2002–04 at top of emblem
Idrisid Emirate of Asir 1906–34
MNLF flag.svg Bangsamoro Republik/Moro National Liberation Front 2013–present in star and crescent
Flag of Hamas.svg Hamas –present
Flag of Nejd (1926).svg Kingdom of Hejaz and Nejd 1926–32
AQMI Flag.svg Islamic State of Iraq/Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant 2006–present
Flag of Kuwait 1940-1961.png Kuwait 1940-1961
Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen 1923–27
Flag of the Second Saudi State.svg Emirate of Nejd and Hasa 1902–21
Flag of Nejd (1921).svg Sultanate of Nejd 1921–26
Flag of Saudi Arabia.svg Saudi Arabia 1932–present[2]
Royal Standard of Saudi Arabia.svg Saudi Arabia (royal standard) 1932–present[2]
Flag of Somaliland.svg Somaliland 1996–present

Takbir[edit]

The following flags contain text of the Takbir, which is usually rendered الله أكبر (Allahu akbar, "God is great")

Flag Dates used Location
Flag of Afghanistan (1992).svg Afghanistan 1992 in upper stripe
Flag of Iran.svg Iran 1980–present written 22 times in the fringe of the green and red stripes
Flag of Iraq.svg Iraq 1991–present[2]
Flag of OIC.svg Organisation of Islamic Cooperation 1969–present

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Flag also contains text in another language.
  2. ^ a b c d e f Some other writing was added to the flag added over time, but this text remained.