The official name of the country is THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION. It is often called RUSSIA. The poetic name of the country is RUS.
The National Anthem of the Russian Federation was composed by Alexander Alexandrov, lyrics were written by Sergey Mikhalkov. Россия священная наша держава, Россия любимая наша страна. Могучая воля, великая слава Твоё достоянье на все времена! Славься, Отечество наше свободное, Братских народов союз вековой, Предками данная мудрость народная! Славься, страна! Мы гордимся тобой! От южных морей до полярного края Раскинулись наши леса и поля. Одна ты на свете! Одна ты такая Хранимая Богом родная земля!
The Russian flag is sometimes called THE IMPERIAL FLAG. It consists of 3 equal stripes of white, blue and red. The colours of the Russian flag symbolise: white – frankness and generosity blue – honesty and wisdom red – courage and love
The coat of arms of Russia The Russian National Emblem is the golden DOUBLE-HEADED EAGLE with St George on a shield in the middle. There is a historical crown above the two heads of the eagle.
The official name of the country is THE UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND or just THE UNITED KINGDOM. The country is often called BRITAIN. The poetic name of the country is ALBION.
"God Save the King" is the British national anthem and of some British territories. If a queen reigns, QUEEN is used instead of KING, she instead of he. God save our gracious Queen, Long live our noble Queen, God save the Queen: Send her victorious, Happy and glorious, Long to reign over us: God save the Queen. O Lord, our God, arise, Scatter her enemies, And make them fall. Confound their politics, Frustrate their knavish tricks, On Thee our hopes we fix, God save us all.
The flag of the United Kingdom is called THE UNION JACK. The flag combines the flags of three countries –England, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Wales is not represented in the flag.
The UNION JACK is a combination of the crosses of three patron saints of the country: the red cross of St George on a white background (England) the white diagonal cross of St Andrew on a blue background (Scotland) the red diagonal cross of St Patrick on a white background (Ireland)
The coat of arms of the UK The state emblem of the UK shows the union of its 4 parts: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The shield is supported by two mythic animals: the ENGLISH LION and the SCOTTISH UNICORN. The emblem is headed with a crowned lion, the symbol of power and might.
The official name of the country is THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA because the country consists of 50 states. It is often called THE USA or just AMERICA because of the name of the continent.
"The Star-Spangled Banner" is the national anthem of the United States of America. O! say can you see by the dawn's early light What so proudly we hailed at the twilight's last gleaming. Whose broad stripes and bright stars through the perilous fight, O'er the ramparts we watched were so gallantly streaming. And the rockets' red glare, the bombs bursting in air, Gave proof through the night that our flag was still there. Oh, say does that star-spangled banner yet wave O'er the land of the free and the home of the brave?
The flag of the United States of America is known as THE STARS AND STRIPES. It consists of 50 stars which represent the fifty states. 13 red and white horizontal stripes (seven red and six white ) stand for the original thirteen states that were united in 1776.
The coat of arms of the USA The symbol of the country is THE BALD-HEADED EAGLE with its wings spread on a white background. It symbolises the power, courage and might of the nation.