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Civic Heraldry of Belgium - Belgische Gemeentewapens / Armorial de Belgique
LA RÉGION WALLONNE
D'or au coq hardi de gueules.
The arms were granted on July 3, 1991.
The rooster has been the symbol of Wallonie since 1913. The meaning is not known.
Literature : De Vries, 1995
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