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What is the meaning of the Michigan flag?

Michigan State Flag. On the blue shield the sun rises over a lake and peninsula, a man with raised hand and holding a gun represents peace and the ability to defend his rights. The elk and moose are symbols of Michigan, while the eagle represents the United States.

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In this regard, what does Tuebor mean on the Michigan flag?

: I Will Defend

Beside above, what's the Michigan flag look like? Like many other flags in the United States, the state flag of Michigan features the state's coat of arms on the dark blue field. The coat of arms features a blue shield with a sun rising over a lake and peninsula. There is a man also on the shield. One of his hands is raised, symbolizing peace.

Moreover, why is the Michigan flag blue?

Design. The state coat of arms depicts a blue shield, upon which the sun rises over a lake and peninsula, and a man with a raised hand representing peace and holding a long gun representing the fight for state and nation as a frontier state.

What does the Maryland flag mean?

Maryland State Flag. The Maryland flag contains the family crest of the Calvert and Crossland families. Maryland was founded as an English colony in 1634 by Cecil Calvert, the second Lord Baltimore. The black and Gold designs belong to the Calvert family. The red and white design belongs to the Crossland family.

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