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What do the 3 colors on the US flag stand for?


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2010-03-10 01:28:59
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Red - Hardiness and valor

White - Purity and innocence

Blue - Vigilance, perseverance, and justice

  • Hardiness and valor
  • Red represents the blood spilled protecting our home.
  • Red: Signifies valor and bravery.
  • Red is for the blood of the patriots and those that fight for our country.
  • Some say it represents the blood of American patriots.
  • Purity and innocence
  • Courage
  • Blue signifies vigilance, perseverance, and justice
  • Blue is for justice, freedom, and perseverance.

The red means the blood fought for victory, It may also mean freedom. The stripes represent the 13 original colonies, the stars represent the 50 states, and the white means freedom or courage.


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