National and historical symbols of Hungary

In this section you can find the crests of almost 2400 settlements of Hungary with notes. Find the starting letter of the settlement in the list and click if you want to see it.

The Coat-of-Arms of the Village of Irota
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(The County of Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén)

A triangular military shield erect, azure with the figure of Saint Miklós argent borne affronté couped. In his dexter an open book or, in his sinister a patriarchial cross or. Above the shield on a wreath azure-argent a falcon or passant. The shield is supported by on both sides by Turkey oak branches vert adorned with acorns or. Below the shield on a scroll or the motto “IROTA” is borne.

(The figure of Saint Márton is taken from the old seal of the village, which symbolises self-government. The falcon which is used as a crest is a motif taken from the coat-of-arms of the County of Abaúj, symbolising historical scholarship and territorial unity. The Turkey oak branches refer to the importance of nature and the smaller natural units, the Cserhát.)