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Re: Flags (Re: Spoken Conlangs)
On Sat, 28 Mar 1998, Clinton Moreland-Stringham wrote:
> On Fri, 27 Mar 1998, Orjan Johansen wrote:
> > I think the rules are something like: only two colors (although white may
> > not count) and only one motive.
> Don't know for sure, but I imagine that this isn't true, given the
> number of three and four-colored falgs out there (Ireland, Italy, most of
> the African countries...)
Still more speculation from here...
I think these are the heraldic rules of the middle ages, and may have been
ignored for many new modern flags. I just assumed that they would have to
apply to the Brithenig flag, coming from a state founded in the first
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