The study of flags is known as Vexillology. The word flag was developed from the old Saxon word “fflaken” which means to fly or float in the air. Flags were first used as a way of communicating at long distances for military purposes. The hoist of a flag is the part of the flag that is nearest to the flag pole, used for connecting the flag to the pole and lifting it into the air. The color white displayed on a flag is known as a symbol of peace and honesty. This infographic has been brought to you by SeasonFlags.com. SeasonsFlags.com offers a wide selection of garden and house flags featuring recognized characters and arts from talented artists. These flags are sold exclusively at their store. They also offer a full range of flag accessories including flag poles and bracket.
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