Beirut

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BEIRUT (بيروت)

Arms (crest) of Beirut

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

The book with BERYTUS NUTRIX LEGUM (Beirut mother of legislations) written in Latin and in Arabic, symbolises that the first law school of the Roman Empire was built in Beirut. The ship represents a Phoenician ship, Beirut was an important Phoenician Port.


Literature : Information send by JM KLAT


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