You asked: What is the story behind the Greece flag?

Did ancient Greece have a flag?

The Ancient Greeks in place of flags had shields bearing distinct and symbolic signs, which they called επισημα (episema), and through which they recognized their fellow-soldiers in battle.

Why are there 9 stripes on the Greek flag?

These stripes are said to symbolize the nine syllables in the Greek phrase that translates to mean “Freedom or Death.” These stripes are also believed to symbolize each letter in the Greek word for “freedom.” However, some believe that the stripes represent the nine Greek muses.

What is the flag with the dragon on it?

flag of Bhutan. diagonally divided (yellow-orange over orange-red) national flag featuring a white dragon in its centre. Its width-to-length ratio is 2 to 3.

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