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 Szuhafő [¤]
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Szuhafő

(Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén megye)

Triangular military shield vert with a wavy bend argent in the base. The central charge is a mounted warrior, riding toward the dexter. Warrior is habited gules and holding a drawn scimitar. Shield is topped by a closed military helm, borne slightly at a slant toward the dexter. Helm is adorned by a three-pointed verdured crown or. As crest a griffin is issuing from the crown, argent.

Mantling on both sides: gules and or. Below the shield a ribbon is borne encouped with the settlement’s name SZUHAFŐ inscribed in it.

The coat-of-arms of the settlement is a reference to the social history of the village. The central charge, the figure of the mounted warrior is an emblem, which signifies the historical past of the settlement’s local government. The colour green (vert) of the shield as well as the wavy bend recalling the brook Szuha are emblems of the settlement’s natural environment. The griffin as crest is a reminder of the one-time Szuhay family, who used to live in the Szuha Valley.