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 Sárok [¤]
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Sárok

(Baranya County)

The settlement’s coat of arms can be described as follows:

Shield erect and quarterly, its base is rounded. Contoured or, lines of partitioning also or. Sinister chief and dexter base purpure. In sinister chief the dates 1296,1526 and 1699 are borne.1296 is the year of the foundation of the settlement , 1526 is the date of the defeat from the Turks at Mohács, while 1699 marks the victorious anti-Turkish struggles. In dexter base the date 1996 is borne. This date refers to the Millecentenary of Hungary and the 700th anniversary of the foundation of the settlement.

Dexter chief and sinister base azure. In dexter chief a sheaf of wheat, bound by a ribbon purpure. This charge refers to the agricultural characteristics of the settlement. Below this charge a field vert, a tincture, which recalls the fertile soil of the fields in and near Sárok. In sinister base a phoenix is borne, purpure and or, a charge, which symbolises the rebirth of the village. Below the bird a pond and sedge with the letters S.E. inscribed in them. The letters are the initials of Count Eugene of Savoy, who ousted the Turks from the area of Hungary at the end of the 17th century.