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Uruma City (Okinawa prefecture, Japan)

うるま市

Last modified: 2014-12-20 by zoltán horváth
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[flag of Uruma]
image by Tomislav Šipek, 17 November 2014


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The Flag

The flag of city of Uruma is white with symbol. The city is formed in 2005 from merger of cities of Gushikawa and Ishikawa and towns of Katsuren and Yonashiro.
Sources: http://urumanotakao.ti-da.net/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Flag_of_Uruma,_Okinawa.png
Tomislav Šipek, 12 April 2013

The city emblem and the flag were adopted on Mar 1st 2006 by Notice No 32 and No 33. The white flag has a red, a green and a blue three color city emblem in the center. The city emblem is a stylized hiragana う U of Uruma. The upper circle symbolizes the sun, the center vertical curved line does the ground and the horizontal curved line does the sea. It represents the citizenís reconciliation and solidarity in rich nature and the cityís bright future and the further development. The flag proportion is 2: 3. The height of the emblem is 65/100 height of the flag.
Nozomi Kariyasu, 14 November 2014

Thanks to Mr. Kariyasu here is corrected flag.
Tomislav Šipek, 17 November 2014


Gushikawa City / 具志川市

[flag of Uruma]
image by Tomislav Šipek, 08 December 2014

The flag of the former city of Gushikawa was white with mark. The city is now, from 2005, part of the city of Uruma.
Source: http://www.city.uruma.lg.jp/h-gappei/pdf/dayori4.pdf
Tomislav Šipek, 08 December 2014


Ishikawa City / 石川市

[flag of Uruma]
image by Tomislav Šipek, 17 September 2013

The flag of former city of Ishikawa was white with mark. The city is now, from 2005, part of city of Uruma.
Sources: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ishikawa_Okinawa_chapter.JPG
http://www16.ocn.ne.jp/~kasumi88/daiary.html
Tomislav Šipek, 26 April 2013


Katsuren Town / 勝連町

[flag of Uruma]
image by Tomislav Šipek, 08 December 2014

The flag of the former town of Katsuren was white with mark. The town is now, from 2005, part of the city of Uruma.
Source: http://www.city.uruma.lg.jp/h-gappei/pdf/dayori4.pdf
Tomislav Šipek, 08 December 2014


Yonashiro Town / 与那城町

[flag of Uruma]
image by Tomislav Šipek, 17 September 2013

The flag of town of Yonashiro was white with mark. The town is now, from 2005, part of city of Uruma. Also, until 1994 name of town was Yonagusuku (as village).
Source: http://www.city.kagoshima.lg.jp/_1010/shimin/3machidukuri/3-12shiminsankaku/info/_42555.html
Tomislav Šipek, 26 April 2013