Saïda (Lebanon)

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SAÏDA (صيدا , Sidon)

Arms of Saïda (Lebanon)

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

The arms show the local sea-castle, built by the Crusaders in the 13th century, as well as a Phoenician ship, Sidon being an important Phoenician harbour. In chief there is the cedar of Lebanon, and the text Lebanese Republic. In the base the text Saïda Municipality.


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Literature : Information send by JM KLAT


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