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<font size=5><center>'''Germany - Deutschland'''</center></font>
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<center>'''GERMANY - DEUTSCHLAND'''</center>
  
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==National symbols==
  
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|align="center"|[[File:Germany.jpg|200 px]]
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|align="center"|[[File:Germany-flag.gif|200 px]]
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|align="left"|[[File:Germany.jpg|200 px|center|National arms of Germany]]  <br/>The [[National arms of Germany]]
|align="center"|[[File:Germany-location.jpg]]
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|align="right"|[[File:Germany-flag.jpg|200 px|center|National flag of Germany]] <br/>The National flag of Germany
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|align="center"|[[The National Arms of Germany]]
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|align="center"|The National Flag
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|align="center"|Location
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Germany is divided in States (Länder). These states are subdivided in Landkreise or Rural districts, which are made up of municipalities (Gemeinden) and Kreisfreie Städte, or free urban districts.  
 
Germany is divided in States (Länder). These states are subdivided in Landkreise or Rural districts, which are made up of municipalities (Gemeinden) and Kreisfreie Städte, or free urban districts.  
  
In some states municipalities are combined into Ämter and Grossgemeinden (larger bodies, but the individual municipalities still exist).
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In some states municipalities are combined into Ämter and Verbandsgemeinden (larger bodies, but the individual municipalities still exist).
  
 
All States, disctricts and the majority of the municipalities use arms.
 
All States, disctricts and the majority of the municipalities use arms.
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*[[File:badenwur.jpg|40 px]][[Baden-Württemberg]]
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* [[File:badenwur.jpg|40 px]][[Baden-Württemberg]]
*[[File:bayern.jpg|40 px]][[Bayern]]
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* [[File:bayern.jpg|40 px]][[Bayern]]
*[[File:berlin.jpg|40 px]][[:Category:Berlin|Berlin]]
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* [[File:berlin.jpg|40 px]][[:Category:Berlin|Berlin]]
*[[File:brandenburgstate.jpg|40 px]][[Brandenburg]]
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* [[File:brandenburgstate.jpg|40 px]][[Brandenburg]]
*[[File:bremen.jpg|40 px]][[Bremen]]
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* [[File:bremen.jpg|40 px]][[Bremen]]
*[[File:hamburg1.jpg|40 px]][[Hamburg]]
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* [[File:hamburg1.jpg|40 px]][[Hamburg]]
*[[File:hessen.jpg|40 px]][[Hessen]]
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* [[File:hessen.jpg|40 px]][[Hessen]]
*[[File:mecklenv1.jpg|40 px]][[Mecklenburg-Vorpommern]]
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* [[File:mecklenv1.jpg|40 px]][[Mecklenburg-Vorpommern]]
 
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*[[File:niedersachsen.jpg|40 px]][[Niedersachsen]]
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* [[File:niedersachsen.jpg|40 px]][[Niedersachsen]]
*[[File:nordrhei.jpg|40 px]][[Nordrhein-Westfalen]]
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* [[File:nordrhei.jpg|40 px]][[Nordrhein-Westfalen]]
*[[File:rheinlan.jpg|40 px]][[Rheinland-Pfalz]]
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* [[File:rheinlan.jpg|40 px]][[Rheinland-Pfalz]]
*[[File:saarland.jpg|40 px]][[Saarland]]
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* [[File:saarland.jpg|40 px]][[Saarland]]
*[[File:sachsen.jpg|40 px]][[Sachsen]]
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* [[File:sachsen.jpg|40 px]][[Sachsen]]
*[[File:sachsena.jpg|40 px]][[Sachsen-Anhalt]]
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* [[File:sachsena.jpg|40 px]][[Sachsen-Anhalt]]
*[[File:schleswh.jpg|40 px]][[Schleswig-Holstein]]
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* [[File:schleswh.jpg|40 px]][[Schleswig-Holstein]]
*[[File:thuringe.jpg|40 px]][[Thüringen]]
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* [[File:thuringe.jpg|40 px]][[Thüringen]]
 
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*[[Principality of Anhalt]]
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* [[Principality of Anhalt]]
*[[Baden (State)|Baden]] (Grand Duchy and Free-State)
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* [[Baden (State)|Baden]] (Grand Duchy and Free-State)
*[[Principality of Brandenburg-Ansbach]]
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* [[Principality of Brandenburg-Ansbach]]
*[[Duchy of Braunschweig]]
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* [[Duchy of Braunschweig]]
*[[Free-State of Braunschweig]]
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* [[Free-State of Braunschweig]]
*[[Hessen|Grand-Duchy of Hessen-Darmstadt]]
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* [[Hessen|Grand-Duchy of Hessen-Darmstadt]]
*[[Hessen|Principality of Hessen(-Kassel)]]
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* [[Hessen|Principality of Hessen(-Kassel)]]
*[[Hessen|Province of Hessen-Nassau]]
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* [[Hessen|Province of Hessen-Nassau]]
*[[State of Köln]]
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* [[State of Köln]]
*[[Lippe]]
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* [[Lippe (Principality)]]
*[[Mecklenburg]]  
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* [[Mecklenburg]]  
*[[Mecklenburg-Schwerin]] (Grand-Duchy and Free-State)
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* [[Mecklenburg-Schwerin]] (Grand-Duchy and Free-State)
*[[Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Duchy)|Mecklenburg-Strelitz]] (Grand-Duchy and Free-State)
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* [[Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Duchy)|Mecklenburg-Strelitz]] (Grand-Duchy and Free-State)
*[[Schlesien|Province of Niederschlesien]]
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* [[Schlesien|Province of Niederschlesien]]
*[[Oberschlesien|Province of Oberschlesien]]
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* [[Oberschlesien|Province of Oberschlesien]]
*[[Oldenburg (State)|Grand-Duchy of Oldenburg]]
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* [[Oldenburg (State)|Grand-Duchy of Oldenburg]]
*[[Ostpreussen|Province Ostpreussen]]
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* [[Ostpreussen|Province Ostpreussen]]
*[[Pommern|Province Pommern]]
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* [[Pommern|Province Pommern]]
*[[Posen|Province Posen]]
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* [[Posen|Province Posen]]
*[[Posen-Westpreussen|Posen-Westpreussen]] (province)
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* [[Posen-Westpreussen|Posen-Westpreussen]] (province)
 
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*[[Prussia|Kingdom of Prussia/Preussen]]
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* [[Prussia|Kingdom of Prussia/Preussen]]
*[[Reuss|Reuss jüngere Linie]] (principality)
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* [[Reuss|Reuss jüngere Linie]] (principality)
*[[Rheinland|Province Rheinland]]
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* [[Rheinland|Province Rheinland]]
*[[Sachsen (Kingdom)|Kingdom of Sachsen]]
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* [[Sachsen (Kingdom)|Kingdom of Sachsen]]
*[[Sachsen (province)|Province of Sachsen]]
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* [[Sachsen (province)|Province of Sachsen]]
*[[Sachsen|Freistaat (Free State) of Sachsen]]
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* [[Sachsen|Freistaat (Free State) of Sachsen]]
*[[Sachsen-Altenburg|Duchy of Sachsen-Altenburg]]
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* [[Sachsen-Altenburg|Duchy of Sachsen-Altenburg]]
*[[Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha|Duchy of Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha]]
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* [[Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha|Duchy of Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha]]
*[[Sachsen-Meiningen-Hildburghausen|Duchy of Sachsen-Meiningen-Hildburghausen]]
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* [[Sachsen-Meiningen-Hildburghausen|Duchy of Sachsen-Meiningen-Hildburghausen]]
*[[Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach|Grand-Duchy of Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach]]
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* [[Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach|Grand-Duchy of Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach]]
*[[Schaumburg-Lippe (State)|Schaumburg-Lippe (Principality and Free-State)]]
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* [[Schaumburg-Lippe (State)|Schaumburg-Lippe (Principality and Free-State)]]
*[[Schlesien|Province of Schlesien]]
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* [[Schlesien|Province of Schlesien]]
*[[Schwarzburg-Sondershausen|Schwarzburg-Sondershausen and Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt]] (principalities)
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* [[Schwarzburg-Sondershausen|Schwarzburg-Sondershausen and Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt]] (principalities)
*[[Waldeck-Pyrmont|Principality of Waldeck-Pyrmont]]
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* [[Waldeck-Pyrmont|Principality of Waldeck-Pyrmont]]
*[[Kingdom of Westfalen]]
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* [[Kingdom of Westfalen]]
*[[Westfalen|Province Westfalen]]
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* [[Westfalen|Province Westfalen]]
*[[Westpreussen|Province Westpreussen]]
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* [[Westpreussen|Province Westpreussen]]
*[[Württemberg]] (Kingdom)
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* [[Württemberg]] (Kingdom)
*[[Württemberg-Baden]]
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* [[Württemberg-Baden]]
*[[Württemberg-Hohenzollern]]
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* [[Württemberg-Hohenzollern]]
 
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==Other civic heraldry==
 
==Other civic heraldry==
 
*Regions (in Bayern)
 
*Regions (in Bayern)
**[[Mittelfranken]]
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** [[Mittelfranken]]
**[[Niederbayern]]
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** [[Niederbayern]]
**[[Oberbayern]]
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** [[Oberbayern]]
**[[Oberfranken]]
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** [[Oberfranken]]
**[[Oberpfalz]]
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** [[Oberpfalz]]
**[[Rheinpfalz]]
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** [[Rheinpfalz]]
**[[Schwaben]]
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** [[Schwaben]]
**[[Unterfranken]]
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** [[Unterfranken]]
*[[Ostfriesland]]
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* [[Ostfriesland]]
 
*Höherer Kommunalverband (Regional Association)
 
*Höherer Kommunalverband (Regional Association)
**[[Bezirksverband Pfalz]]
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** [[Bezirksverband Pfalz]]
**[[Landschaftsverband Rheinland]]
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** [[Landschaftsverband Rheinland]]
**[[Landschaftsverband Westfalen-Lippe]]
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** [[Landschaftsverband Westfalen-Lippe]]
*[[:Category:German Colonial arms|Arms of German Colonies]]
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* [[:Category:German Colonial arms|Arms of German Colonies]]
  
==Religious and Ecclesial heraldry==
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==Other heraldry==
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* [[Ecclesiastical heraldry of Germany]]
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* [[:Category:Military heraldry of Germany|Military heraldry of Germany]]
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* [[:Category:Corporate heraldry of Germany|Corporate heraldry of Germany]]
  
 
==Heraldic collector's items==
 
==Heraldic collector's items==
  
*[[Heraldic postcards Germany|Heraldic postcards]]
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* [[Heraldic postcards Germany|Heraldic postcards]]
*[[Germany (stamps)|Heraldic stamps]] from Deutsches Reich, Bundesrepublik, DDR, Deutsche Post Berlin and Zone Française
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* [[Germany (stamps)|Heraldic stamps]] from Deutsches Reich, Bundesrepublik, DDR, Deutsche Post Berlin and Zone Française
 
*Heraldic collector's albums:
 
*Heraldic collector's albums:
**[[Abadie]] - Flaggen und Wappen der Welt
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** [[Abadie]] - Flaggen und Wappen der Welt
**[[Abdulla-Deutsche Städtewappen]]
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** [[Abdulla-Deutsche Städtewappen]]
**[[Abdulla-Die Staatswappen aller Wappenführenden Staaten der Erde]]
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** [[Abdulla-Die Staatswappen aller Wappenführenden Staaten der Erde]]
**[[Abdulla-Wappen der Bekanntesten und Bedeutendsten Ausländischen Hauptstädte]]
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** [[Abdulla-Wappen der Bekanntesten und Bedeutendsten Ausländischen Hauptstädte]]
 
**Aurelia - [[Staats-Wappen und Flaggen (Unter dem Olympia-Banner)]]
 
**Aurelia - [[Staats-Wappen und Flaggen (Unter dem Olympia-Banner)]]
 
**Aurelia - [[Deutsche Zunftwappen]]
 
**Aurelia - [[Deutsche Zunftwappen]]
**[[Continentale Verlags-Anstalt]] - Wappen Sammel-Album
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** [[Continentale Verlags-Anstalt]] - Wappen Sammel-Album
**[[Danziger Tabakmonopol]] - Länderwappen der Ganzen Welt  
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** [[Danziger Tabakmonopol]] - Länderwappen der Ganzen Welt  
**[[Kaffee Hag albums]] - Deutsche Ortswappen  
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** [[Kaffee Hag albums]] - Deutsche Ortswappen  
**[[Panorama Bilderdienst]] - Unsere Deutsche Heimat  
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** [[Panorama Bilderdienst]] - Unsere Deutsche Heimat  
 
**Union - [[Autogramm- und Ansichtskarten]]
 
**Union - [[Autogramm- und Ansichtskarten]]
 
and [[Heraldic albums|more]]
 
and [[Heraldic albums|more]]
 
* Heraldic trade cards from Germany:
 
* Heraldic trade cards from Germany:
**[[Aecht Frank (heraldic trade stamps)|Aecht Franck]] (German cities)
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** [[Aecht Frank (heraldic trade stamps)|Aecht Franck]] (German cities)
**[[Bünting]] (German cities)
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** [[Bünting]] (German cities)
**[[Gartmann (Arms and diamonds)]]
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** [[Gartmann (Arms and diamonds)]]
**[[Reeser Maraginefabrik]] (German and European States)
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** [[Reeser Maraginefabrik]] (German and European States)
**[[Siegerin Margarine]] (German cities)
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** [[Siegerin Margarine]] (German cities)
**[[Stollwerck series|Stollwerck]] (German cities)
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** [[Stollwerck series|Stollwerck]] (German cities)
**[[Wesenberg (German guilds)]]
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** [[Wesenberg (German guilds)]]
**[[Unknown (German)]] (Arms of cities)
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** [[Unknown (German)]] (Arms of cities)
**[[Arms, Flags and Types of Nations]]
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** [[Arms, Flags and Types of Nations]]
 
* Heraldic matchbox labels from Germany:
 
* Heraldic matchbox labels from Germany:
**[[Agros matchbox labels |Agros]] (German city arms)
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** [[Agros matchbox labels |Agros]] (German city arms)
**[[Fachring]] (German arms)
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** [[Fachring]] (German arms)
**[[Himmelreich (matchbox labels)|Himmelreich]] (German arms)
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** [[Himmelreich (matchbox labels)|Himmelreich]] (German arms)
**[[Josef Mühlenbruch]] (German arms)
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** [[Josef Mühlenbruch]] (German arms)
**[[Löwen Kaffee]] (German arms)
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** [[Löwen Kaffee]] (German arms)
**[[Philumenistischen Gesellschaft]] (German states)
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** [[Philumenistischen Gesellschaft]] (German states)
**[[VéGé (matchbox labels)]]
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** [[VéGé (matchbox labels)]]
  
  
 
[[Category:Europe]]
 
[[Category:Europe]]

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GERMANY - DEUTSCHLAND

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National arms of Germany

The National arms of Germany
National flag of Germany

The National flag of Germany

Administrative division

Germany is divided in States (Länder). These states are subdivided in Landkreise or Rural districts, which are made up of municipalities (Gemeinden) and Kreisfreie Städte, or free urban districts.

In some states municipalities are combined into Ämter and Verbandsgemeinden (larger bodies, but the individual municipalities still exist).

All States, disctricts and the majority of the municipalities use arms.

Coats of arms of present States (Wappen der Bundesländer)

Coats of arms of former German States, Principalities, Kingdoms etc

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