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Flag of Community of Madrid

Community of Madrid
Ratio 7:11
Adoption 1983
Design Crimson red field, with seven five-pointed stars in silver, placed four and three in the centre of the field. [0]
Colors
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History

The flag of the Community of Madrid was designed by José María Cruz Novillo. [0]

Meaning

The crimson color stands for Castile as Madrid has been historically Castillian, and the stars represents each of the administrative areas of the province of Madrid, which are the City of Madrid, Alcalá de Henares, Torrelaguna, San Martín de Valdeiglesias, El Escorial, Getafe and Chinchón. Together the stars represent the Little Dipper. [0]