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Orjais Commune (Portugal)

Freguesia de Orjais, Concelho de Covilhã, Distrito de Castelo Branco

Last modified: 2015-11-13 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Orjais commune] 2:3 image by Sérgio Horta, 17 Nov 2015
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About the Flag

It is a typical Portuguese communal flag, with the coat of arms centred on a plain red field.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 17 Nov 2015

Coat of arms

Shield Argent with base wavy of Azure and Argent, issuant from base two peaks vert, in central chief an apple Gules leaved Vert. Mural crown Argent with three visible towers (village rank) and white scroll with inscription in black initials "ORJAIS".
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 17 Nov 2015

Flag and arms published in the official journal Diário da República: III Série on 1 August 2002
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 17 Nov 2015

Presentation of Orjais

Orjais Commune is one of the 21 communes of the Covilhã municipality (q.v.); it had 806 inhabitants in 2011 and covers 18.9 km².
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 17 Nov 2015

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