Horschbach

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HORSCHBACH

State : Rheinland-Pfalz
District (Kreis) : Kusel
Verbandsgemeinde : Verbandsgemeinde Altenglan

Wappen von Horschbach

Official blazon

(de) In Schwarz ein rotgekrönter und bewehrter goldener Löwe, überdeckt von einem silbernen schräg linken Wellenbalken.

Origin/meaning

The arms were granted on July 18, 1975.

The arms show the lion of the Pfalz with a wavy bend as a canting element (Bach is stream, brook).

Previously the village used a tulip in the arms, taken from an 18th century seal. The arms with the tulip were not officially granted.

Wappen von Horschbach


Literature : Debus, 1988

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