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Banner o Bosnie an Herzegovinae

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The banner o Bosnie an Herzegovinae contains a wide medium blue vertical baund on the flee side wi a yellae isosceles triangle abuttin the baund an the tap o the banner. The remainder o the banner is medium blue wi seiven full five-pointit white starns an twa hauf stars tap an bottom alang the hypotenuse o the triangle.

The three pynts o the triangle are unnerstuid tae staund for the three constituent fowks o Bosnie an Herzegovinae: Bosniaks, Croats, an Serbs.[1] It is an aa seen tae represent the cairt o Bosnie an Herzegovinae which leuks lik a triangle or a hert as some fowk caw it the 'hert-shaped naition'. The starns, representin Europe, are meant tae be infinite in nummer an thus thay continue frae tap tae bottom. The banner features colors aften associatit wi neutrality an peace - white, blue, an yelle. The colours yellae an blue are an aa seen tae be taken frae the Banner o Europe, the colour blue wis oreeginally based on the UN. The present scheme is bein uised bi baith the Cooncil o Europe which awns the banner an the European Union which adoptit the Cooncil o Europe's banner in 1985. Thay are an aa colours tradeetionally associatit wi Bosnie.


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  1. "Archived copy". Archived frae the original on 11 September 2011. Retrieved 8 Februar 2011.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)