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Hajdu - Bihar County (Hungary)

Hajdú Bihar megye

Last modified: 2023-06-03 by zachary harden
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image by Željko Heimer, 31 Devember 1998

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Municipalities (82 settlements, including 20 towns and 1 city):

City (not part of the county):


County Flag

I believe that the info comes from "Zaszlovilag" vex-magazine. The flag was adopted in 1991, with official ratio 1:2 (but it seems that the flags in practice are made somewhat shorter). The county was made by joining the former counties of Hajdú (arms granted around 1408) and Bihar (arms granted 1690) and city of Debrecen. Arms of Hajdu and Bihar were alloyed in 1991, and colours of Debrecen were used in the flag.The image of the Coat of Arms stems from Hajdu Bihar pages at <> .A 64Kb bigger image of the Coat of Arms is availible at <>.
Željko Heimer
, 21 June 1999

 Hajdu-Bihar county, capital: Debrecen, eastern edge of Hungary.  The flag is composed of the amalgamated Coat of Arms of the former counties of Hajdu and Bihar.
Georges Kovari III, 21 June 1999

Flag in Use

image by István Molnár, 27 August 2001

Flying flag at the Conquest Statue, Opusztaszer NHP. Ratio: 3:1. The width of the Coat of Arms is the 1/3 of the width of the flag. The Coat of Arms is on the 1/3 of the flag's height. The inscription is gold.
István Molnár, 27 August 2001