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 Szomolya [¤]
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(Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County)

The main charges in the coat of arms of the village of Szomolya are as follows:

The column as well as the stone wall in the settlement’s coat of arms are references to the local quarrying traditions. Quarrying is still going on in the village. The typical product is tuff and other tuffarecous rocks, which are all used in lining. Szomolya used to have famous stone masons. Grapes and cherries were and still are very important in Szomolya. The ’short-stemmed, heart-shaped black cherry of Szomolya’ is very unique and famous for its rich vitamin and enzyme content. This kind of cherries is resistant to diseases and huge quantities are used from it in the pharmaceutical and liquor industries. The cherry tree branches are borne in the settlement’s coat of arms as supporters and they symbolise the richness of the natural resources of the place. Below the shield a ribbon is borne encouped with the settlement’s name SZOMOLYA inscribed in it.

The coat of arms of the village of Szomolya was inaugurated in 2001.