Last modified: 2014-01-21 by zoltán horváth
Keywords: panama | colon |
Links: FOTW homepage | search | disclaimer and copyright | write us | mirrors
image by Dov Gutterman, 23 September 2002
Panama City seems to have a flag as seen behind the mayor at
The flag is white and charged with the municipal Coat of Arms
with the inscription "MUNICIPIO DE PANAMA" above the
Coat of Arms.
The Municipal Coat of Arms anf info in Spanish at <www.municipio.gob.pa/escudo.shtml>.
Dov Gutterman, 23 September 2002
The flag of Panamá (full name Nuestra Senora de la Asunción de Panamá, Our
Lady of the Ascension of Panama) is seen
http://municipio.gob.pa/?p=411). The flag is the
Coat of Arms with and inscription above reading MUNICIPIO DE PANAMÁ in black
capital letters, and below it seems to have the motto LA MUY NOBLE Y LEAL CIUDAD
(the very noble and loyal city) also in black capital letters (according to the
official explanation of the CoA, found
There seems to be also a gonfalon, as seen here. (Source: http://www.laestrella.com.pa/online/noticias/2012/03/26/alcaldia-de-panama-decidira-sobre-problemas-en-calle-uruguay.asp).
And also the Concejo Municipal (City Council) has its own gonfalon as well, as seen here. (Source: http://www.laestrella.com.pa/online/noticias/2011/09/06/alianza-prd-panamenismo-en-el-consejo-municipal-de-panama.asp)
For additional information go to: Panamá (official website)
Esteban Rivera, 12 January 2014
The flag and gonfalon are a bit different.
Esteban Rivera, 15 January 2014
image contributed by Fred Drews, 23 March 2006
image from <www.members.tripod.com/~Panamahistoria>, located by E.R., 9 January 2005
Here is a historical Coat of Arms, the first one Panama City
had had. The City was refounded again on August 19, 1519 by Pedro
Arias de Dávila (known as Pedrarias Dávila) and by Real Cédula
issued on December 7, 1519 (other sources claim September 15,
1521), the Spanish King Carlos V granted this city its arms, with
the motto "In nómine meo foveat me" (Help me on my own
behalf, or help me for my own sake).
For more on Ciudad de Panamá (Panama City) see Official Government of Panam City website and <www.members.tripod.com/~Panamahistoria>.
E.R., 9 January 2005