How to Pronounce ‘Flag’ in Other Languages

Learn the pronunciations for the word ‘flag’ in other international languages, as well as which countries are represented by that language.

CVS Flags offers a wide selection of world flag inventory.  But before you purchase a flag representing a foreign country, it might be a good idea to know how to pronounce it!  Here is a list of the some flags we carry and how to pronounce it in that particular country:

Spanish –Bandera [ban-de-ra]

Representing: Argentina, Chile, Columbia, Cuba, Mexico, Panama

cuba flag
Cuban Flag

French – Drapeau [dra-poh]

Representing: Belgium, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, Gabon, Guinea, France, Ivory Coast, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Mali, Monaco, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Togo

canada flag
Canadian Flag

Portugese – Bandeira [ban-day-ra]

Representing: Brazil, Guinea Bissau

brazil flag
Brazilian Flag

German – Fahne [fa-ne]

Representing: Austria, Belgium, Germany, Luxembourg

germany flag
German Flag

Polish – Flaga [fla-ga]

Representing: Poland

poland flag
Polish Flag

Italian – Bandiera [ban-di-a-rah]

Representing: Italy

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Italian Flag

Chinese – 旗or Qi [ch-ee]

Representing: China

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Chinese Flag

Finnish – Lippu [lip-puh]

Representing: Finland

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Finnish Flag

Czech – vlajka [vly-kah]

Representing: Czech Republic

czech republic flag
Czech Flag

Arabic – عَلَم or ‘Alam [a-lem]

Representing: Chad, Egypt, Israel, Libya, Somalia, Syria, United Arab Emirates, Yemen

somalia flag
Somalian Flag

Russian – флаг or Flaeg [ph-leg]

Representing: Russia

russia flag
Russian Flag

Romania – Steag [Sti-ag]

Representing: Romania

romania flag
Romanian Flag

Greek – σημαία or Simaia [si-meh-a]

Representing: Greece

greece flag
Greek Flag

Japanese – 旗or Hata [ha-ta]

Representing: Japan

japan flag
Japanese Flag

English – Flag [Fla-g]

Representing: Australia, Bahamas, Cameroon, Canada, Gambia, Ghana, India, Ireland, Mauritius, New Zealand, Nigeria, Palau, Philippines, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Tonga, United Kingdom, United States

australia flag
Australian flag

Source:  Wikipedia

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