VG Adenau, inhabitants: 235
Ahrweiler county, state Rhineland-Palatinate
flag in use since 1987 - the motto is "Protector meus es tu" (My Protector
Are You), the motto of the Arenberg family.
source: Klaus Günther: Municipality flags of Rhineland-Palatinate (CD).
*A "Verbandsgemeinde" (VG) is a combination of several municipalities
to an administration community in Rhineland-Palatinate.
Jörg Majewski, 8 Jan 2009
image by Jörg Majewski, 8 Jan 2009
in use since 1987
"Gules three medlar blossoms or, a chief or three billets gules".
The arms were inspired by the coat of arms of the Dukes of Arenberg,
the former lords. At the same times the ducal colors were used: gold and
red. The three disks represent Saint Nicholas, patron of the Aremberger