National and historical symbols of Hungary

In this section you can find the crests of almost 2400 settlements of Hungary with notes. Find the starting letter of the settlement in the list and click if you want to see it.

The Coat-of-Arms of the Village of Hegykő
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Hegykő

(Győr-Moson-Sopron County)

The village of Hegykő is situated in the county of Győr-Moson-Sopron, at the shore of the Lake Fertő. The frist written recollection - named IGKU - dates back to the year 1262. In the 18. century it was raised to the rank of market-town (OPPIDUM HEGIKU). The village is part of the World Heritage Fertő-landscape.

The arms of the self-government is a shield with snout sole, in the red field of which there stands a silver castle. Heraldically at the right side of the castle there is a silver-colored moon face, at the left side a eight-pointed star.

In the middle part of the castle there are two vertical loop-holes with black covering, further down a horizontal loop-hole, while at the lower part there opens a trellised gate. Atop the castle there is a pinnacled tower with a dome, while on both brinks there stands a smaller pinnacled turret with a gabled cap.