Emblems of the French Nation ?



Drapeau_de_la_FranceThe tricolor flag, blue, white, red, dates from 1794, designed by Jacques -Louis David from the blue of the yoke of Saint Martin, the white of the Cross of Saint Michael, the red of martyrdom Saint Denis.
– The national anthem, La Marseillaise, adopted in 1795, composed by Rouget de Lisle.
– The motto of the Republic, ” Liberty, Equality, Fraternity“, has its origins in the French Revolution formulated first by Robespierre, but formally adopted in 1880 under the Third Republic.
Marianne, the allegoric figure of the French republic.
The rooster, symbol of vigilance and bravery, emblem of the French Olympic team since 1920.

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