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Waiblingen (kreis)

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Civic heraldry of Germany - Deutsche Wappen (Gemeindewappen/Kreiswappen)

WAIBLINGEN (WN)

State : Baden-Württemberg
Incorporated into : 1972 Rems-Murr Kreis

Origin/meaning

The arms were granted on July 8, 1957.

The eagle is taken as a symbol for the Dukes of Schwaben. The three heads symbolise the three former territories that were transformed into the district. The colours are also the colours of Württemberg.


Literature : Stadler, K. : Deutsche Wappen - Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Angelsachsen Verlag, 1964-1971, 8 volumes.

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