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 Serényfalva [¤]
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Serényfalva

(Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County)

Triangular military shield, in base six rows of bricks, contoured argent. In field azure on the dexter side a patriarchal cross is borne or. On the sinister side a snake, adorned with a crown, both or and they are borne encouped. Shield is topped by a scroll gules, or and azure, crested by an eagle abaisé and or. Below the shield a ribbon or is borne with the settlement’s name SERÉNYFALVA inscribed in it.

The patriarchal cross of the shield has been taken over from the old emblem of the settlement. The crowned snake is a reference to the members of the Serényi family, after whom the village got its name. The mural base symbolises the more recent industrial activities going on in the village. The crest - the eagle, with its wings spread- is a reference to the historical Gömör County, to which the settlement used to belong.