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Quiz Similar flags, common references (2/5)

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Some countries, more or less close, have common cultural references that are reflected in their flags.
With their St. Olaf cross and chromatic variations, the flags of the Nordic countries are a classic example of similar flags.

 

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This country was reportedly the first to adopt this type of flag. Home of Hamlet and Kierkegaard.

This country was reportedly the first to adopt this type of flag. Home of Hamlet and Kierkegaard.

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The colors of this country have been adopted by a furniture company famous for its assembly instructions.

The colors of this country have been adopted by a furniture company famous for its assembly instructions.

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Land of fjords. Home of Ibsen, Nansen and Amundsen.

Land of fjords. Home of Ibsen, Nansen and Amundsen.

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Son of Eric the Red, Leif the Lucky was born here, then traveled far to the West.

Son of Eric the Red, Leif the Lucky was born here, then traveled far to the West.

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It's not exactly Scandinavian, but it's unmistakably Nordic.

It's not exactly Scandinavian, but it's unmistakably Nordic.

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Flag of an autonomous region of Denmark, located between Scotland and Iceland.

Flag of an autonomous region of Denmark, located between Scotland and Iceland.

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Flag of an autonomous region of Finland, located between Finland and Sweden.

Flag of an autonomous region of Finland, located between Finland and Sweden.

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Historical curiosity: flag of the war fleet at the time of Wilhelm II.

Historical curiosity: flag of the war fleet at the time of Wilhelm II.