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Civic heraldry of Germany - Deutsche Wappen (Gemeindewappen/Kreiswappen)
The arms were granted on March 21, 1983.
The arms show a canting harrow (Egge, Ehweiler from Eggweiler), which is already known from the local seal dating from 1753.
Literature : Debus, 1988