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 Szentborbás
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(Somogy County)

Pointed shield quartered with a disk-escutcheon. In the lines of fess and pale a cross ending in a clover is borne in colours that changes according to the colours of the field. The colours of the field: 1. gules, 2-3. white, 4. gules. The middle of the cross is covered by a disk-escutcheon, where a fish white is borne swimming upwards.

The meaning of the coat-of-arms:

The shield quartered with gules and argent refers to the Croatian origin of the inhabitants, representing a fragment of the checked Croatian coat-of-arms. The cross inside reflects the strong religiousness of the inhabitants. This religious attitude is also emphasised by the fact that the renovation of their church was considered more important than the realisation of the network of waters.

The fish in the escutcheon azure refers to River Dráva that has always plays a significant role in the life of the village.