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Civic heraldry of Germany - Deutsche Wappen (Gemeindewappen/Kreiswappen)
The arms show a spade, which probably indicates the agricultural character of the village. The arms have been in use since 1829.
The colours are those of the Lords von Gemmingen-Hornberg, the former rulers of the village.
Literature : Fütterer, 1960