CHAT: The Red, White, and Blue (was: Kali-sise Grammar)
|From:||John Cowan <cowan@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, May 5, 2004, 14:37|
Philippe Caquant scripsit:
> And anyway, I would be totally unable to record the order of the
> blue-white-red colours in the many Slavic flags using them (Russia,
> Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia, Czech Republic... maybe more
> ?), besides France, Netherlands, Luxemburg, Thailand, Costa Rica and
> probably various others.
The U.K. and the U.S. I believe that these same colors (argent, azure,
gules) are the most common heraldic colors as well.
John Cowan firstname.lastname@example.org www.ccil.org/~cowan www.reutershealth.com
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